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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 23 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.49% 4.46% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 14.29% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 9
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £17,900 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £25,400 £26,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,425
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.25%
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
78 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.79% 31.25% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 39
Average salary £30,500 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +7 17 £30,500 +52.50%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (88.57%) Citrix
4 25 (71.43%) VMware
5 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
6 20 (57.14%) DNS
6 20 (57.14%) Firewall
7 19 (54.29%) VPN
7 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
8 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 15 (42.86%) Linux
9 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
10 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (34.29%) SAN
11 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (34.29%) NAS
12 11 (31.43%) DHCP
12 11 (31.43%) Cisco
13 10 (28.57%) HP
13 10 (28.57%) CCA
13 10 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (28.57%) IP Telephony
13 10 (28.57%) Brocade
13 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (25.71%) MCSE
14 9 (25.71%) MCSA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) DNS
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) VPN
3 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 12 (34.29%) SAN
4 12 (34.29%) NAS
5 11 (31.43%) DHCP
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (28.57%) IP Telephony
7 9 (25.71%) DDNS
8 6 (17.14%) VLAN
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (17.14%) IPv4
8 6 (17.14%) IPv6
9 5 (14.29%) LAN
9 5 (14.29%) WAN
10 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Support
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Network Support
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Network Design
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) OOP
3 2 (5.71%) OO
3 2 (5.71%) ETL
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Data Security
3 2 (5.71%) Data Management
3 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.71%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (28.57%) CCA
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (25.71%) MCSE
3 9 (25.71%) MCSA
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) DFS Replication
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Citrix
2 25 (71.43%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 10 (28.57%) HP
5 10 (28.57%) Brocade
6 6 (17.14%) SonicWALL
7 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 4 (11.43%) Mitel
8 4 (11.43%) Avaya
8 4 (11.43%) Juniper
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 2 (5.71%) Sage
9 2 (5.71%) Remedy
9 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.86%) Lotus