The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 70 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.24% 5.35% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 17.71% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 15
Average salary £35,000 £29,900 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% +19.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 192 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.43% 30.24% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 138 169 102
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £100,000 £43,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 16 (47.06%) VMware
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (38.24%) MS Office
8 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
8 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
9 12 (35.29%) SQL
9 12 (35.29%) Finance
10 11 (32.35%) ITIL
10 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (29.41%) Linux
11 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
11 10 (29.41%) UNIX
12 8 (23.53%) Sage
12 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
12 8 (23.53%) ERP
12 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (23.53%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) SLA
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) SAN
14 6 (17.65%) NetApp
14 6 (17.65%) VPN
14 6 (17.65%) MCP
14 6 (17.65%) Clustering

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Office
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (11.76%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) VPN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Server Support
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Sage Support Executive
6 4 (11.76%) Product Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (29.41%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 10 (29.41%) UNIX
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.82%) Solaris
6 3 (8.82%) SUSE
6 3 (8.82%) Debian
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) ERP
3 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 6 (17.65%) Change Control
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Uniface
2 4 (11.76%) VBScript
2 4 (11.76%) VB
2 4 (11.76%) C++
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) MCP
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (17.65%) Opsview
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Sage
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) NetApp
5 6 (17.65%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.65%) Symantec
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
5 6 (17.65%) Kaspersky
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Pega
6 4 (11.76%) Northgate
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco