The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 133 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 29 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 2.01% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.59% 8.16% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 54
Average salary £29,500 £35,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.90% -4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
807 907 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.49% 24.66% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 557 572
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 16 £30,000 +13.20% 3
Edinburgh -26 7 £29,000 -31.76% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Dundee -1 1 £19,000 - 1
Highlands -2 1 - -
Moray -4 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 52 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 47 (65.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (45.83%) MS Excel
7 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 31 (43.06%) Windows 7
9 28 (38.89%) VMware
10 25 (34.72%) WAN
10 25 (34.72%) Cisco
11 24 (33.33%) VPN
11 24 (33.33%) ITIL
12 23 (31.94%) Firewall
13 22 (30.56%) LAN
13 22 (30.56%) Citrix
13 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (30.56%) SCCM
14 21 (29.17%) Windows XP
15 20 (27.78%) SAN
15 20 (27.78%) vSphere
16 19 (26.39%) SCOM
16 19 (26.39%) MS Office
17 18 (25.00%) DNS
17 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2007
18 17 (23.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 17 (23.61%) DHCP
19 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (23.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.33%) WorkSite
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
7 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (4.17%) Lync
7 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (26.39%) MS Office
3 12 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Google Apps
2 4 (5.56%) Office 365
3 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) WAN
2 24 (33.33%) VPN
3 23 (31.94%) Firewall
4 22 (30.56%) LAN
5 20 (27.78%) SAN
6 18 (25.00%) DNS
7 17 (23.61%) DHCP
8 5 (6.94%) ADSL
8 5 (6.94%) Broadband
8 5 (6.94%) 3G
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (6.94%) Network Security
9 4 (5.56%) MRTG
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (5.56%) MPLS
9 4 (5.56%) Wireless
10 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.39%) Internet
11 1 (1.39%) VoIP
11 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (16.67%) Back Office
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Publishing
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Team Leader
3 10 (13.89%) IT Support
4 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
6 7 (9.72%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
8 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Desktop Team Leader
10 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 8 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.39%) Kindle
5 1 (1.39%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (65.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (43.06%) Windows 7
5 21 (29.17%) Windows XP
6 11 (15.28%) Windows 8
7 9 (12.50%) Windows 2000
8 6 (8.33%) Android
9 5 (6.94%) Mac OS
10 3 (4.17%) UNIX
10 3 (4.17%) Linux
11 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) PRINCE2
2 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
3 9 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 7 (9.72%) CRM
5 6 (8.33%) Content Management
5 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.17%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.17%) ERP
7 3 (4.17%) MOF
8 2 (2.78%) Service Management
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.39%) Data Security
9 1 (1.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
1 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.56%) VBScript
3 3 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) CCNP
1 13 (18.06%) CCNA
1 13 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 3 (4.17%) MOS
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) HND
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) HNC
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.78%) vSphere
4 14 (19.44%) XenApp
5 8 (11.11%) MetaFrame
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (6.94%) ISA Server
7 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (30.56%) SCCM
2 19 (26.39%) SCOM
3 12 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.89%) VMware
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco
4 22 (30.56%) Citrix
5 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 14 (19.44%) HP
7 6 (8.33%) Altiris
8 5 (6.94%) Mitel
8 5 (6.94%) Avaya
9 4 (5.56%) Hyland
9 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.17%) McAfee
11 2 (2.78%) Symantec
12 1 (1.39%) Apple
12 1 (1.39%) EMC
12 1 (1.39%) Sun
12 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
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