The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 33 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.05% 5.50% 7.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.51% 29.63% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,000
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.16% 18.56% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 59
Average salary £28,750 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £52,500
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 Solihull

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) vSphere
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Server Patching
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) B2B
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Server Patching
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) B2B
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec