The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 19 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.31% 11.21% 13.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.67% 22.81% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 13
Average salary £26,250 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £29,000 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £35,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.99% 49.14% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 30
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £23,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,300
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 Shropshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Telford +2 11 £27,500 -15.38%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (80.00%) Citrix
5 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
7 14 (56.00%) DNS
7 14 (56.00%) Firewall
7 14 (56.00%) VMware
8 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (48.00%) VPN
9 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (44.00%) DHCP
11 10 (40.00%) Linux
12 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (32.00%) ITIL
13 8 (32.00%) SAN
13 8 (32.00%) NAS
14 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (28.00%) MCITP
14 7 (28.00%) MS Office
14 7 (28.00%) MCSA
15 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
15 6 (24.00%) LAN
15 6 (24.00%) WAN
15 6 (24.00%) MCSE

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 12 (48.00%) VPN
4 11 (44.00%) DHCP
5 8 (32.00%) NAS
5 8 (32.00%) SAN
6 6 (24.00%) LAN
6 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 3 (12.00%) DDNS
8 3 (12.00%) IPv4
8 3 (12.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSA
2 7 (28.00%) MCITP
3 6 (24.00%) MCSE
4 5 (20.00%) CCA
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.00%) CCNA
7 1 (4.00%) CCNP
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Brocade
5 4 (16.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (4.00%) Avaya
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) Lotus