The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.43% - 15.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% - 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £25,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.98% 60.00% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 30
Average salary £25,000 £36,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +69.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £20,600 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Rochdale region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Rochdale

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 5 (62.50%) Change Control
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix