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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 14 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.77% 14.94% 7.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 43.33% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 8
Average salary £31,250 £18,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £17,550 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,850 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
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
46 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 44.66% 34.48% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 21
Average salary £28,000 £23,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -18.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £17,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -12 5 £26,750 +44.59%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
4 16 (76.19%) Citrix
5 15 (71.43%) VMware
5 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
8 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
10 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (33.33%) Firewall
12 7 (33.33%) Cisco
12 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 7 (33.33%) XenServer
13 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
14 5 (23.81%) HP
14 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
14 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (19.05%) DNS
15 4 (19.05%) SAN
16 3 (14.29%) NetApp
16 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
16 3 (14.29%) Windows NT
16 3 (14.29%) SQL
16 3 (14.29%) MS Office

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) DDNS
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Server Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows NT
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) CCA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) XenServer
4 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
7 2 (9.52%) Lotus