The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 97 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 165 138 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.75% 2.61% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 9.68% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 148 123 169
Average salary £33,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.54% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1660 1425 1636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.70% 26.98% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1252 1405
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Gloucestershire +20 51 £33,500 +9.83% 10
Bristol +8 37 £37,500 -14.77% 6
Wiltshire -2 33 £35,820 +37.76% 7
Somerset +1 17 £34,000 +41.66% 5
Cornwall - 13 £21,000 - 4
Devon -8 8 £30,000 +54.63% 2
Dorset -34 3 £21,000 -22.22%
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 302 (100.00%) Windows
2 249 (82.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 190 (62.91%) Microsoft
4 152 (50.33%) Active Directory
5 131 (43.38%) VMware
6 117 (38.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 110 (36.42%) Firewall
8 105 (34.77%) MS Exchange
9 93 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 89 (29.47%) SQL
11 85 (28.15%) SQL Server
12 83 (27.48%) MS Office
13 76 (25.17%) Citrix
14 67 (22.19%) DHCP
15 66 (21.85%) DNS
16 65 (21.52%) TCP/IP
17 62 (20.53%) Finance
18 60 (19.87%) IIS
19 58 (19.21%) Exchange Server 2010
20 57 (18.87%) WAN
21 55 (18.21%) LAN
22 53 (17.55%) MS Excel
23 52 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
24 49 (16.23%) Cisco
25 48 (15.89%) SAN
25 48 (15.89%) SCCM
26 45 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2003
27 43 (14.24%) ITIL
28 42 (13.91%) Windows XP
29 41 (13.58%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 105 (34.77%) MS Exchange
2 60 (19.87%) IIS
3 58 (19.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 40 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (7.28%) SharePoint
8 21 (6.95%) Lync
9 15 (4.97%) Apache
10 10 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (2.65%) NetWeaver
13 7 (2.32%) IBM Notes
13 7 (2.32%) MediaWiki
13 7 (2.32%) nginx
13 7 (2.32%) Confluence
14 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
14 5 (1.66%) Site Server
15 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 83 (27.48%) MS Office
2 53 (17.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.63%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) SaaS
3 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (36.42%) Firewall
2 67 (22.19%) DHCP
3 66 (21.85%) DNS
4 65 (21.52%) TCP/IP
5 57 (18.87%) WAN
6 55 (18.21%) LAN
7 48 (15.89%) SAN
8 36 (11.92%) VPN
9 19 (6.29%) VLAN
10 17 (5.63%) Wireless
11 16 (5.30%) Network Security
11 16 (5.30%) ADSL
12 14 (4.64%) Internet
13 13 (4.30%) VoIP
14 12 (3.97%) NAS
15 9 (2.98%) Multicast
15 9 (2.98%) FTP
16 8 (2.65%) LDAP
16 8 (2.65%) NetScaler
17 7 (2.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.64%) MySQL
6 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Hudson
1 12 (3.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.32%) Subversion
2 7 (2.32%) JIRA
2 7 (2.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (20.53%) Finance
2 16 (5.30%) Advertising
3 11 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.32%) Banking
5 5 (1.66%) Legal
6 4 (1.32%) Back Office
6 4 (1.32%) Retail
7 2 (0.66%) Billing
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (26.16%) Support Engineer
2 39 (12.91%) Administrator
3 36 (11.92%) Analyst
3 36 (11.92%) IT Support
4 35 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 34 (11.26%) DBA
6 32 (10.60%) SQL DBA
7 26 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (8.61%) SQL Server DBA
8 23 (7.62%) Technical Support
9 22 (7.28%) Support Analyst
10 20 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (6.29%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (5.30%) Help Desk Engineer
13 16 (5.30%) IT Support Engineer
14 15 (4.97%) Technical Engineer
15 14 (4.64%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.95%) COM
2 11 (3.64%) HTML
3 8 (2.65%) XML
3 8 (2.65%) SAP Basis
4 7 (2.32%) .NET
5 6 (1.99%) J2EE
5 6 (1.99%) LAMP
6 5 (1.66%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (1.66%) Web Services
7 4 (1.32%) JSP
8 3 (0.99%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.26%) Clustering
3 28 (9.27%) Client/Server
4 21 (6.95%) N-Tier
4 21 (6.95%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (3.97%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.32%) PDA
6 7 (2.32%) Wiki
7 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.32%) LPAR
8 3 (0.99%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Replication
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
10 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.33%) Photography
10 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.33%) AS400
10 1 (0.33%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 302 (100.00%) Windows
2 249 (82.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (38.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (13.91%) Windows XP
5 36 (11.92%) Windows Vista
6 34 (11.26%) Windows 7
7 29 (9.60%) Linux
8 24 (7.95%) Windows 8
9 20 (6.62%) Windows 2000
10 15 (4.97%) CentOS
11 12 (3.97%) Debian
11 12 (3.97%) Ubuntu
12 9 (2.98%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.99%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.99%) UNIX
14 5 (1.66%) Solaris
15 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.33%) Android
17 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.24%) ITIL
2 41 (13.58%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (10.93%) Capacity Planning
4 31 (10.26%) Data Protection
5 29 (9.60%) Migration
6 27 (8.94%) Data Modelling
7 24 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
8 19 (6.29%) Service Management
9 17 (5.63%) Performance Improvement
10 13 (4.30%) Configuration Management
10 13 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (3.97%) CRM
11 12 (3.97%) DevOps
12 9 (2.98%) Load Balancing
13 8 (2.65%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (2.65%) ITIL V3
14 7 (2.32%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 89 (29.47%) SQL
2 25 (8.28%) T-SQL
3 20 (6.62%) Java
4 13 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.98%) PHP
6 8 (2.65%) Perl
7 7 (2.32%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.99%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.99%) Ruby
9 3 (0.99%) C#
9 3 (0.99%) C++
10 2 (0.66%) Python
11 1 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 52 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.60%) Security Cleared
3 25 (8.28%) SC Cleared
4 23 (7.62%) MCSE
5 22 (7.28%) MCSA
6 15 (4.97%) DV Cleared
7 11 (3.64%) A+ Certification
7 11 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.98%) MCP
9 8 (2.65%) CCA
9 8 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.99%) Degree
11 5 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.66%) CCNA
12 2 (0.66%) MCTS
12 2 (0.66%) MCITP
12 2 (0.66%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.33%) CCENT
13 1 (0.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.91%) SLA
2 6 (1.99%) QA
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (50.33%) Active Directory
2 93 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (13.58%) Hyper-V
4 33 (10.93%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (10.26%) XenApp
6 23 (7.62%) VMware ESX
7 20 (6.62%) vSphere
8 13 (4.30%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.97%) vCloud
10 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (2.98%) XenServer
12 7 (2.32%) Postfix
12 7 (2.32%) Samba
12 7 (2.32%) iptables
13 6 (1.99%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.32%) NFS
14 4 (1.32%) KVM
15 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.66%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (15.89%) SCCM
2 28 (9.27%) SCOM
3 24 (7.95%) Backup Exec
4 19 (6.29%) NetBackup
5 15 (4.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (4.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (4.30%) HP SIM
8 12 (3.97%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (3.97%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (3.31%) SCVMM
10 7 (2.32%) ZABBIX
10 7 (2.32%) Puppet
10 7 (2.32%) WSUS
10 7 (2.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (1.99%) Netcool
11 6 (1.99%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.99%) Salt
12 5 (1.66%) vMotion
13 4 (1.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 190 (62.91%) Microsoft
2 131 (43.38%) VMware
3 76 (25.17%) Citrix
4 49 (16.23%) Cisco
5 37 (12.25%) Symantec
6 27 (8.94%) HP
7 20 (6.62%) Red Hat
8 19 (6.29%) Oracle
9 17 (5.63%) Dell
10 16 (5.30%) McAfee
11 11 (3.64%) Veeam
12 10 (3.31%) Websense
13 9 (2.98%) SAP
14 8 (2.65%) Lotus
15 7 (2.32%) Juniper
15 7 (2.32%) IBM
15 7 (2.32%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.99%) F5
16 6 (1.99%) CA
17 5 (1.66%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 20-22k + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Ives
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £28,000 - £33,000 + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 + Company Car + Mobile
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 25k-28k + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago