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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 110 116 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -65
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 46 60 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 1.50% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 6.32% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 73
Average salary £29,500 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.49% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,425 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,850 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
706 949 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.56% 23.68% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 428 612 488
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Edinburgh +12 21 £38,750 +10.71%
Glasgow +12 20 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Aberdeen +17 1 - - 1
West Lothian +2 1 £26,000 -35.00% 1
North Lanarkshire -2 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £18,500 -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (70.87%) Active Directory
3 72 (69.90%) Microsoft
3 72 (69.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (44.66%) VMware
5 42 (40.78%) MS Exchange
6 40 (38.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (33.98%) Cisco
8 33 (32.04%) MS Excel
9 32 (31.07%) SAN
10 31 (30.10%) ITIL
10 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
11 29 (28.16%) Citrix
12 26 (25.24%) DNS
13 24 (23.30%) WAN
13 24 (23.30%) Firewall
14 23 (22.33%) Finance
15 22 (21.36%) Windows XP
15 22 (21.36%) SCCM
16 20 (19.42%) SCOM
16 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (19.42%) LAN
17 19 (18.45%) vSphere
18 18 (17.48%) XenApp
18 18 (17.48%) DHCP
19 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (16.50%) IIS
19 17 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2003
20 16 (15.53%) MS Office

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 42 (40.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (16.50%) IIS
4 15 (14.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
6 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (5.83%) Lync
9 3 (2.91%) WorkSite
9 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.94%) CMS
10 2 (1.94%) Apache
10 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (32.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.53%) MS Office
3 9 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.91%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.07%) SAN
2 26 (25.24%) DNS
3 24 (23.30%) WAN
3 24 (23.30%) Firewall
4 20 (19.42%) LAN
5 18 (17.48%) DHCP
6 15 (14.56%) VPN
7 8 (7.77%) Network Security
8 7 (6.80%) NAS
9 6 (5.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.83%) VoIP
9 6 (5.83%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (4.85%) MRTG
10 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
10 5 (4.85%) IPv4
10 5 (4.85%) MPLS
11 4 (3.88%) Wireless
12 2 (1.94%) 3G
12 2 (1.94%) ADSL
12 2 (1.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Back Office
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
4 5 (4.85%) Publishing
4 5 (4.85%) Law
5 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.91%) Legal
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Analyst
2 12 (11.65%) Support Analyst
2 12 (11.65%) IT Support
3 11 (10.68%) Consultant
3 11 (10.68%) Team Leader
4 9 (8.74%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (5.83%) Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Citrix Administrator
6 5 (4.85%) Server Technician
6 5 (4.85%) Wintel Consultant
7 4 (3.88%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (3.88%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.91%) .NET
3 2 (1.94%) Web Services
4 1 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.85%) Clustering
3 4 (3.88%) iPhone
3 4 (3.88%) Kindle
3 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.97%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.97%) PKI
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) CMDB
5 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (69.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (38.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
5 22 (21.36%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.62%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (8.74%) Linux
9 8 (7.77%) Windows 2000
10 6 (5.83%) Android
11 5 (4.85%) Mac OS
12 4 (3.88%) UNIX
13 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.97%) CentOS
14 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) ITIL
2 11 (10.68%) Asset Management
3 8 (7.77%) Mentoring
3 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
3 8 (7.77%) Service Management
4 7 (6.80%) CRM
4 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (6.80%) Time Management
5 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (3.88%) Change Management
7 3 (2.91%) Identity Management
7 3 (2.91%) Content Management
7 3 (2.91%) MOF
7 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.91%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.91%) Line Management
8 2 (1.94%) Software Delivery
8 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.59%) SQL
1 14 (13.59%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.77%) VBScript
3 4 (3.88%) C#
4 3 (2.91%) VBA
5 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.97%) C++
6 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.62%) MCSE
3 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.71%) MCP
4 10 (9.71%) CCNP
4 10 (9.71%) CCNA
5 9 (8.74%) MCSA
5 9 (8.74%) Degree
6 7 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.83%) MCITP
8 3 (2.91%) MOS
8 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) VCDX
9 1 (0.97%) NCDA
9 1 (0.97%) NCIE
9 1 (0.97%) VCAP
9 1 (0.97%) VTSP
9 1 (0.97%) HND
9 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (70.87%) Active Directory
2 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.45%) vSphere
4 18 (17.48%) XenApp
5 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
6 9 (8.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (7.77%) XenDesktop
8 7 (6.80%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.91%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (21.36%) SCCM
2 20 (19.42%) SCOM
3 6 (5.83%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.97%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.97%) Legato
5 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 72 (69.90%) Microsoft
2 46 (44.66%) VMware
3 35 (33.98%) Cisco
4 29 (28.16%) Citrix
5 16 (15.53%) HP
6 11 (10.68%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.80%) Avaya
8 6 (5.83%) Altiris
8 6 (5.83%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.85%) Mitel
9 5 (4.85%) Compaq
9 5 (4.85%) EMC
10 3 (2.91%) Symantec
10 3 (2.91%) Hyland
11 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.94%) CommVault
11 2 (1.94%) NetApp
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle
12 1 (0.97%) Sun
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HP
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive
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