The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 40 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 36 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.24% 1.76% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% 8.85% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 8
Average salary £29,900 £26,650 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -11.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £39,800 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 113 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.81% 19.93% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 218 106 121
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £37,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (95.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
4 49 (67.12%) VMware
5 35 (47.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (46.58%) MCSE
7 32 (43.84%) Change Management
8 31 (42.47%) HP
8 31 (42.47%) MCP
9 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
10 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
11 23 (31.51%) SAN
12 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
13 21 (28.77%) MS Exchange
14 20 (27.40%) Citrix
15 18 (24.66%) SLA
15 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
15 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
16 17 (23.29%) ITIL
16 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
17 16 (21.92%) IBM
17 16 (21.92%) Internet
17 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
18 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
19 13 (17.81%) DNS
19 13 (17.81%) DHCP
19 13 (17.81%) Web Services
19 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (17.81%) Riverbed

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 21 (28.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (17.81%) Lync
4 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (10.96%) IIS
7 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (5.48%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.51%) SAN
2 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
3 16 (21.92%) Internet
4 13 (17.81%) DNS
4 13 (17.81%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) LAN
5 5 (6.85%) WAN
6 4 (5.48%) NAS
7 3 (4.11%) Firewall
8 2 (2.74%) Wireless
9 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (6.85%) DTS
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) French Language
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Support Engineer
2 28 (38.36%) Windows Support Engineer
3 18 (24.66%) Server Support
3 18 (24.66%) Windows Server Engineer
3 18 (24.66%) Server Engineer
3 18 (24.66%) Server Support Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.22%) IT Support
7 5 (6.85%) DBA
7 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (4.11%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Web Services
2 3 (4.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Social Media
3 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.37%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (95.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
4 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.07%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.85%) Linux
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Change Management
2 17 (23.29%) ITIL
3 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
3 12 (16.44%) Validation
4 7 (9.59%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.85%) ERP
5 5 (6.85%) WFM
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.11%) Change Control
8 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.37%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.37%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.37%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.74%) VBScript
3 2 (2.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (46.58%) MCSE
3 31 (42.47%) MCP
4 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
5 12 (16.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CCNA
8 2 (2.74%) MCITP
8 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.74%) CCEE
8 2 (2.74%) VCAP
9 1 (1.37%) VTSP
9 1 (1.37%) VCDX
9 1 (1.37%) CCAA
9 1 (1.37%) CCIA
9 1 (1.37%) NCDA
9 1 (1.37%) NCIE
9 1 (1.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.70%) vSphere
4 9 (12.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.85%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.37%) XenServer
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) SCOM
2 8 (10.96%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) OPNET
4 1 (1.37%) Legato
Vendors
1 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
2 49 (67.12%) VMware
3 31 (42.47%) HP
4 20 (27.40%) Citrix
5 16 (21.92%) IBM
6 13 (17.81%) Riverbed
7 7 (9.59%) Cisco
8 5 (6.85%) NetApp
8 5 (6.85%) Dell
9 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.11%) Symantec
9 3 (4.11%) EMC
10 1 (1.37%) Veeam
10 1 (1.37%) CommVault
10 1 (1.37%) Juniper
10 1 (1.37%) Apple
10 1 (1.37%) NETGEAR