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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 99 90 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 157 148 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.59% 2.89% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 9.94% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 143 121 234
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,600 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
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
1650 1489 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.21% 29.11% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1299 1520
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Wiltshire +23 51 £25,000 -4.76% 4
Bristol -17 30 £34,000 +3.03% 2
Gloucestershire -5 26 £37,000 +29.82% 2
Somerset -10 25 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Devon -19 10 £20,500 -42.25%
Cornwall - 9 £25,000 -
Dorset -24 6 £25,750 -26.42%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 295 (100.00%) Windows
2 228 (77.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 169 (57.29%) Microsoft
4 163 (55.25%) Active Directory
5 136 (46.10%) MS Exchange
6 133 (45.08%) VMware
7 105 (35.59%) SQL Server
8 100 (33.90%) Firewall
9 97 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 88 (29.83%) Windows XP
11 86 (29.15%) DNS
12 85 (28.81%) DHCP
13 80 (27.12%) MS Excel
14 77 (26.10%) SQL
14 77 (26.10%) TCP/IP
15 75 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 72 (24.41%) Exchange Server 2010
17 68 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
18 66 (22.37%) ITIL
19 64 (21.69%) Cisco
20 55 (18.64%) MS Office
21 50 (16.95%) SLA
21 50 (16.95%) Citrix
21 50 (16.95%) Windows 7
22 48 (16.27%) Windows Vista
23 46 (15.59%) Finance
24 45 (15.25%) VPN
24 45 (15.25%) SAN
24 45 (15.25%) IIS
24 45 (15.25%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 136 (46.10%) MS Exchange
2 72 (24.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (15.25%) IIS
4 42 (14.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 38 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (8.81%) SharePoint
8 24 (8.14%) Lync
9 13 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2000
10 9 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (3.05%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.69%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.36%) Apache
13 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.34%) nginx
14 1 (0.34%) Confluence
14 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 80 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 55 (18.64%) MS Office
3 14 (4.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Project
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SalesLogix
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.37%) Office 365
2 4 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (33.90%) Firewall
2 86 (29.15%) DNS
3 85 (28.81%) DHCP
4 77 (26.10%) TCP/IP
5 45 (15.25%) VPN
5 45 (15.25%) SAN
5 45 (15.25%) LAN
6 38 (12.88%) WAN
7 24 (8.14%) Internet
8 19 (6.44%) NAS
8 19 (6.44%) Wireless
9 16 (5.42%) Ethernet
10 13 (4.41%) Network Security
11 10 (3.39%) VoIP
11 10 (3.39%) ADSL
12 9 (3.05%) iSCSI
12 9 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (2.71%) IP Telephony
14 7 (2.37%) VLAN
14 7 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.03%) MySQL
7 5 (1.69%) Ingres
7 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.71%) NUnit
3 5 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.34%) MSI
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Hudson
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (15.59%) Finance
2 6 (2.03%) Retail
3 5 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.02%) Local Government
5 2 (0.68%) Back Office
5 2 (0.68%) Automotive
5 2 (0.68%) Advertising
5 2 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 83 (28.14%) Analyst
2 73 (24.75%) Support Engineer
3 56 (18.98%) Support Analyst
4 43 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (10.51%) Help Desk Support
6 30 (10.17%) Technical Support
7 28 (9.49%) Service Analyst
8 27 (9.15%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (9.15%) Help Desk Engineer
8 27 (9.15%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 23 (7.80%) Applications Support
10 22 (7.46%) Technical Support Engineer
10 22 (7.46%) Technical Engineer
11 20 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
12 18 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (5.76%) IT Support
14 16 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 14 (4.75%) Systems Support
15 14 (4.75%) Author
15 14 (4.75%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.14%) .NET
2 18 (6.10%) XML
3 14 (4.75%) HTML
4 9 (3.05%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.36%) Web Services
7 2 (0.68%) Middleware
8 1 (0.34%) LAMP
8 1 (0.34%) COM
8 1 (0.34%) JSP
8 1 (0.34%) J2EE
8 1 (0.34%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.34%) JMS
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.12%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.76%) Client/Server
3 14 (4.75%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.73%) Clustering
5 10 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.39%) PDA
5 10 (3.39%) AS400
6 9 (3.05%) Replication
7 8 (2.71%) LPAR
7 8 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.69%) iSeries
10 4 (1.36%) iPad
10 4 (1.36%) iPhone
11 3 (1.02%) FMCG
11 3 (1.02%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.68%) Photography
12 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.68%) RMADS
12 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 295 (100.00%) Windows
2 228 (77.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (29.83%) Windows XP
4 75 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (16.95%) Windows 7
6 48 (16.27%) Windows Vista
7 40 (13.56%) Linux
8 38 (12.88%) Windows 8
9 32 (10.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 22 (7.46%) Windows 2000
11 18 (6.10%) UNIX
12 8 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (2.71%) Mac OS X
12 8 (2.71%) AIX
13 4 (1.36%) CentOS
13 4 (1.36%) Mac OS X Server
13 4 (1.36%) Solaris
14 3 (1.02%) Android
15 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (22.37%) ITIL
2 37 (12.54%) Service Delivery
3 26 (8.81%) Service Management
4 25 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (5.76%) Data Protection
5 17 (5.76%) Problem Management
6 14 (4.75%) Identity Management
7 13 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 13 (4.41%) Change Control
8 12 (4.07%) Project Management
8 12 (4.07%) Risk Management
9 11 (3.73%) Line Management
9 11 (3.73%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.39%) Unit Testing
10 10 (3.39%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.05%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (3.05%) Time Management
11 9 (3.05%) Load Balancing
11 9 (3.05%) ITIL V3
11 9 (3.05%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 77 (26.10%) SQL
2 26 (8.81%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.41%) Java
3 13 (4.41%) VBScript
4 10 (3.39%) VB
5 9 (3.05%) C#
6 8 (2.71%) C++
6 8 (2.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.69%) COBOL
8 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
10 1 (0.34%) Ruby
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (14.92%) Degree
3 41 (13.90%) MCSE
4 30 (10.17%) Security Cleared
5 26 (8.81%) MCSA
6 22 (7.46%) MCP
7 20 (6.78%) SC Cleared
8 16 (5.42%) MCITP
9 15 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (4.75%) CCNA
10 14 (4.75%) A+ Certification
11 13 (4.41%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.37%) MCTS
15 4 (1.36%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.02%) CCNP
17 2 (0.68%) CCENT
17 2 (0.68%) ISEB
18 1 (0.34%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (16.95%) SLA
2 10 (3.39%) QA
3 7 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 163 (55.25%) Active Directory
2 97 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.51%) vSphere
4 26 (8.81%) VMware ESX
5 25 (8.47%) Terminal Services
6 15 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (4.07%) Hyper-V
8 11 (3.73%) MetaFrame
9 10 (3.39%) ISA Server
10 8 (2.71%) XenApp
10 8 (2.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (2.37%) UAG
12 6 (2.03%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.69%) Xen
14 4 (1.36%) Squid
14 4 (1.36%) qmail
15 3 (1.02%) NFS
15 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 42 (14.24%) Backup Exec
2 29 (9.83%) SCCM
3 23 (7.80%) WSUS
4 15 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (5.08%) SCOM
5 14 (4.75%) Nagios
6 13 (4.41%) NetBackup
7 11 (3.73%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (2.37%) ARCserve
9 6 (2.03%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.02%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.68%) Nessus
11 2 (0.68%) Netcool
12 1 (0.34%) MOM
12 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 169 (57.29%) Microsoft
2 133 (45.08%) VMware
3 64 (21.69%) Cisco
4 50 (16.95%) Citrix
5 32 (10.85%) HP
6 28 (9.49%) Dell
7 25 (8.47%) Oracle
8 21 (7.12%) IBM
9 19 (6.44%) Symantec
10 17 (5.76%) Avaya
11 16 (5.42%) SonicWALL
12 15 (5.08%) Red Hat
12 15 (5.08%) Apple
13 14 (4.75%) NetApp
14 13 (4.41%) McAfee
15 12 (4.07%) Bomgar
15 12 (4.07%) CommVault
15 12 (4.07%) Juniper
16 11 (3.73%) EMC
16 11 (3.73%) WatchGuard
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