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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 74 110 69
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 210 128 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.41% 2.21% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.75% 8.37% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 178 116 172
Average salary £30,750 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,455
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,900 £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
1787 1530 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.98% 26.39% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1343 1378
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 21 April 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 21 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
Gloucestershire +24 68 £32,500 +10.16% 9
Wiltshire +9 44 £35,820 +35.16% 4
Somerset +18 36 £30,500 +27.08% 4
Bristol +8 34 £35,000 -18.60% 3
Cornwall - 22 £21,000 - 5
Dorset -21 6 £32,500 +20.37%
Devon -12 4 £30,000 +54.63% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 356 (100.00%) Windows
2 293 (82.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 213 (59.83%) Microsoft
4 157 (44.10%) Active Directory
5 155 (43.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 150 (42.13%) VMware
7 128 (35.96%) MS Exchange
8 116 (32.58%) Firewall
9 104 (29.21%) SQL Server
10 103 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 95 (26.69%) SQL
12 94 (26.40%) MS Office
13 85 (23.88%) Citrix
14 80 (22.47%) IIS
15 79 (22.19%) TCP/IP
16 70 (19.66%) DNS
16 70 (19.66%) Finance
16 70 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2010
17 67 (18.82%) DHCP
17 67 (18.82%) WAN
18 66 (18.54%) MS Excel
19 65 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
20 64 (17.98%) LAN
21 60 (16.85%) SAN
22 58 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2007
23 55 (15.45%) SCCM
24 54 (15.17%) Cisco
25 47 (13.20%) Exchange Server 2003
25 47 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
25 47 (13.20%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 128 (35.96%) MS Exchange
2 80 (22.47%) IIS
3 70 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 58 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 47 (13.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 42 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (8.43%) SharePoint
8 22 (6.18%) Lync
9 17 (4.78%) Apache
10 11 (3.09%) IBM Notes
11 9 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (2.25%) nginx
12 8 (2.25%) Confluence
12 8 (2.25%) NetWeaver
12 8 (2.25%) MediaWiki
13 6 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.40%) Site Server
14 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
15 4 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 94 (26.40%) MS Office
2 66 (18.54%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (32.58%) Firewall
2 79 (22.19%) TCP/IP
3 70 (19.66%) DNS
4 67 (18.82%) WAN
4 67 (18.82%) DHCP
5 64 (17.98%) LAN
6 60 (16.85%) SAN
7 44 (12.36%) VPN
8 21 (5.90%) ADSL
8 21 (5.90%) Wireless
9 20 (5.62%) Internet
9 20 (5.62%) VLAN
10 19 (5.34%) NAS
11 14 (3.93%) WLAN
12 13 (3.65%) MPLS
12 13 (3.65%) VoIP
12 13 (3.65%) Network Security
13 9 (2.53%) Multicast
14 8 (2.25%) NetScaler
14 8 (2.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (29.21%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (11.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.65%) MySQL
7 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.97%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (3.65%) Hudson
1 13 (3.65%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.25%) Subversion
2 8 (2.25%) JIRA
2 8 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (19.66%) Finance
2 20 (5.62%) Advertising
3 19 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.97%) Banking
5 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.12%) Retail
6 4 (1.12%) Legal
6 4 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Billing
7 2 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 101 (28.37%) Support Engineer
2 47 (13.20%) 2nd Line Support
3 38 (10.67%) Analyst
3 38 (10.67%) IT Support
4 37 (10.39%) DBA
4 37 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (9.83%) SQL DBA
6 34 (9.55%) Administrator
7 29 (8.15%) SQL Server DBA
8 28 (7.87%) Technical Support
9 25 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 25 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (6.18%) Support Analyst
11 20 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
12 18 (5.06%) Support Technician
12 18 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (4.49%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (4.49%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.46%) COM
2 12 (3.37%) XML
3 11 (3.09%) HTML
4 8 (2.25%) .NET
4 8 (2.25%) SAP Basis
5 7 (1.97%) Web Services
5 7 (1.97%) LAMP
6 6 (1.69%) J2EE
7 5 (1.40%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (1.12%) JSP
9 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.83%) Clustering
3 31 (8.71%) Client/Server
4 23 (6.46%) N-Tier
4 23 (6.46%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.25%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.25%) Wiki
7 7 (1.97%) PDA
8 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.84%) LPAR
9 3 (0.84%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 2 (0.56%) Replication
10 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.28%) Open Source
11 1 (0.28%) AS400
11 1 (0.28%) VLE
11 1 (0.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 356 (100.00%) Windows
2 293 (82.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (43.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (12.08%) Windows Vista
4 43 (12.08%) Windows XP
5 38 (10.67%) Windows 7
6 33 (9.27%) Linux
7 25 (7.02%) Windows 2000
7 25 (7.02%) Windows 8
8 17 (4.78%) CentOS
9 14 (3.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (3.65%) Debian
10 13 (3.65%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.69%) UNIX
12 5 (1.40%) Solaris
13 4 (1.12%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (12.64%) ITIL
2 43 (12.08%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (9.83%) Capacity Planning
4 33 (9.27%) Data Protection
5 32 (8.99%) Migration
6 30 (8.43%) Data Modelling
7 26 (7.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 21 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (5.62%) Service Management
10 18 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (4.78%) Performance Improvement
12 15 (4.21%) CRM
13 13 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.65%) Problem Management
13 13 (3.65%) DevOps
14 12 (3.37%) Service Delivery
15 11 (3.09%) Configuration Management
15 11 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (2.81%) Change Management
17 9 (2.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.69%) SQL
2 30 (8.43%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.18%) Java
4 16 (4.49%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.09%) PHP
6 9 (2.53%) Perl
7 7 (1.97%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.97%) Ruby
7 7 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.84%) C#
8 3 (0.84%) C++
9 2 (0.56%) C
9 2 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 65 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.71%) MCSE
4 25 (7.02%) MCSA
4 25 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 16 (4.49%) Network+ Certification
5 16 (4.49%) A+ Certification
6 15 (4.21%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.37%) CCNA
9 10 (2.81%) MCP
10 8 (2.25%) CCA
10 8 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.25%) Degree
11 2 (0.56%) MCITP
11 2 (0.56%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.56%) MCDST
12 1 (0.28%) MCTS
12 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.52%) SLA
2 3 (0.84%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (44.10%) Active Directory
2 103 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (13.20%) Hyper-V
4 35 (9.83%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (8.71%) XenApp
5 31 (8.71%) VMware ESX
6 28 (7.87%) vSphere
7 13 (3.65%) XenDesktop
8 12 (3.37%) vCloud
9 11 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (2.81%) XenServer
11 8 (2.25%) Postfix
11 8 (2.25%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.25%) Samba
11 8 (2.25%) iptables
12 4 (1.12%) NFS
13 3 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.84%) KVM
14 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (15.45%) SCCM
2 29 (8.15%) SCOM
3 26 (7.30%) Backup Exec
4 20 (5.62%) NetBackup
5 16 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (4.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (3.65%) HP Data Protector
7 13 (3.65%) HP SIM
8 12 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (2.81%) SCVMM
10 8 (2.25%) ZABBIX
10 8 (2.25%) Puppet
11 7 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.97%) WSUS
11 7 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (1.97%) Salt
12 6 (1.69%) Netcool
12 6 (1.69%) Tivoli
13 5 (1.40%) vMotion
14 4 (1.12%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 213 (59.83%) Microsoft
2 150 (42.13%) VMware
3 85 (23.88%) Citrix
4 54 (15.17%) Cisco
5 37 (10.39%) Symantec
6 30 (8.43%) HP
7 26 (7.30%) Oracle
8 22 (6.18%) Red Hat
9 18 (5.06%) Dell
10 17 (4.78%) McAfee
11 14 (3.93%) Juniper
12 12 (3.37%) Veeam
12 12 (3.37%) Lotus
13 10 (2.81%) Websense
14 9 (2.53%) SAP
15 8 (2.25%) Riverbed
16 7 (1.97%) Sophos
16 7 (1.97%) Sage
16 7 (1.97%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.97%) IBM
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