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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.12% 3.41% 8.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 16.95% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 18
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -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
70 59 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 26.12% 20.14% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 44
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
6 2 (22.22%) B2B
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
1 1 (11.11%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam