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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 141 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 24 90 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 2.45% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.84% 9.44% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 50
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
845 953 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.55% 25.90% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 478 573 494
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -8 13 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Edinburgh -51 4 £24,500 -34.66% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £25,500 -
Highlands +1 1 - -
Dundee -5 1 £19,000 -
Moray -5 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
3 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
4 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
7 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
7 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
8 24 (40.68%) VMware
9 23 (38.98%) WAN
10 22 (37.29%) VPN
10 22 (37.29%) ITIL
11 21 (35.59%) Firewall
11 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (33.90%) LAN
13 19 (32.20%) MS Office
14 18 (30.51%) DNS
14 18 (30.51%) SAN
14 18 (30.51%) SCOM
14 18 (30.51%) vSphere
15 17 (28.81%) SCCM
15 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (28.81%) Citrix
15 17 (28.81%) Cisco
15 17 (28.81%) DHCP
15 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (27.12%) Windows XP
17 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
18 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (20.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (10.17%) WorkSite
6 4 (6.78%) IIS
7 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (5.08%) Lync
7 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (32.20%) MS Office
3 11 (18.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) WAN
2 22 (37.29%) VPN
3 21 (35.59%) Firewall
4 20 (33.90%) LAN
5 18 (30.51%) DNS
5 18 (30.51%) SAN
6 17 (28.81%) DHCP
7 4 (6.78%) 3G
7 4 (6.78%) ADSL
7 4 (6.78%) Broadband
8 3 (5.08%) MPLS
8 3 (5.08%) Wireless
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security
8 3 (5.08%) MRTG
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.69%) NAS
9 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.69%) VoIP
9 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (20.34%) Back Office
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) IT Support
3 8 (13.56%) Operations Team Leader
3 8 (13.56%) Team Leader
4 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.39%) Wintel Support
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
5 16 (27.12%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.17%) Windows 2000
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.08%) UNIX
8 3 (5.08%) Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
2 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
3 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
4 7 (11.86%) CRM
5 6 (10.17%) Content Management
6 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.08%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.08%) ERP
7 3 (5.08%) MOF
7 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.39%) Service Management
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Change Control
9 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Line Management
9 1 (1.69%) Software Delivery
9 1 (1.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VBA
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) CCNP
1 13 (22.03%) CCNA
1 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) HND
5 2 (3.39%) MOS
6 1 (1.69%) HNC
6 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (30.51%) vSphere
4 12 (20.34%) XenApp
5 5 (8.47%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (6.78%) MetaFrame
7 3 (5.08%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) SCOM
2 17 (28.81%) SCCM
3 12 (20.34%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) VMware
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco
3 17 (28.81%) Citrix
4 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
5 13 (22.03%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) Hyland
7 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.08%) McAfee
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.69%) Apple
9 1 (1.69%) Sun
9 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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