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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 92 90 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 170 153 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.73% 3.06% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.86% 10.46% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 155 119 231
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,275
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +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
1724 1463 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.73% 29.22% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1280 1522
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +32 62 £24,534 -1.86% 3
Bristol -17 35 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Somerset -9 26 £28,000 -13.84% 4
Gloucestershire -8 23 £37,000 +34.54% 7
Devon -21 11 £20,500 -36.92% 1
Cornwall - 8 £25,000 - 1
Dorset -34 6 £25,750 -31.33%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (77.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 171 (57.38%) Microsoft
4 164 (55.03%) Active Directory
5 135 (45.30%) VMware
6 134 (44.97%) MS Exchange
7 114 (38.26%) SQL Server
8 102 (34.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 99 (33.22%) Firewall
10 88 (29.53%) Windows XP
10 88 (29.53%) DNS
11 85 (28.52%) DHCP
12 84 (28.19%) MS Excel
13 80 (26.85%) TCP/IP
14 77 (25.84%) SQL
15 74 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
16 72 (24.16%) Exchange Server 2010
17 71 (23.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 68 (22.82%) ITIL
19 64 (21.48%) Cisco
20 59 (19.80%) MS Office
21 55 (18.46%) Windows 7
22 51 (17.11%) SLA
22 51 (17.11%) Degree
23 49 (16.44%) Citrix
24 48 (16.11%) LAN
25 47 (15.77%) Windows Vista
26 46 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
27 45 (15.10%) Backup Exec
27 45 (15.10%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 134 (44.97%) MS Exchange
2 72 (24.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (15.10%) IIS
4 44 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 39 (13.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (10.07%) SharePoint
7 27 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (8.05%) Lync
9 13 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2000
10 9 (3.02%) IBM Notes
11 8 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.34%) Apache
14 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.34%) Confluence
15 1 (0.34%) nginx
15 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
15 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 84 (28.19%) MS Excel
2 59 (19.80%) MS Office
3 14 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) SalesLogix
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.02%) Office 365
2 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (33.22%) Firewall
2 88 (29.53%) DNS
3 85 (28.52%) DHCP
4 80 (26.85%) TCP/IP
5 48 (16.11%) LAN
6 45 (15.10%) SAN
7 42 (14.09%) VPN
8 40 (13.42%) WAN
9 22 (7.38%) Internet
10 19 (6.38%) Wireless
11 18 (6.04%) NAS
12 17 (5.70%) Ethernet
13 12 (4.03%) Network Security
14 11 (3.69%) VLAN
15 10 (3.36%) ADSL
15 10 (3.36%) IP Telephony
16 9 (3.02%) iSCSI
16 9 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (3.02%) VoIP
17 7 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (12.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (6.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.01%) MySQL
6 6 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.68%) Ingres
7 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.68%) NUnit
3 5 (1.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.34%) Hudson
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) MSI
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (14.09%) Finance
2 8 (2.68%) Retail
3 3 (1.01%) Local Government
3 3 (1.01%) Multimedia
3 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.67%) Back Office
4 2 (0.67%) Advertising
4 2 (0.67%) Automotive
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 81 (27.18%) Analyst
2 73 (24.50%) Support Engineer
3 53 (17.79%) Support Analyst
4 46 (15.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (10.07%) Help Desk Support
6 29 (9.73%) Service Analyst
7 27 (9.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 26 (8.72%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 26 (8.72%) Help Desk Engineer
8 26 (8.72%) Technical Support
9 21 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (7.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (7.05%) Applications Support
10 19 (6.38%) IT Support
11 18 (6.04%) Technical Engineer
11 18 (6.04%) Technical Support Engineer
12 16 (5.37%) Systems Support
12 16 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (4.36%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.05%) .NET
2 16 (5.37%) XML
3 15 (5.03%) HTML
4 9 (3.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.01%) Web Services
7 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 1 (0.34%) WCF
8 1 (0.34%) LAMP
8 1 (0.34%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.34%) JMS
8 1 (0.34%) COM
8 1 (0.34%) JSP
8 1 (0.34%) J2EE
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.72%) Blackberry
2 16 (5.37%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.36%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.03%) Clustering
4 12 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.36%) AS400
5 10 (3.36%) PDA
6 9 (3.02%) Replication
7 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.68%) LPAR
8 5 (1.68%) iPhone
8 5 (1.68%) iSeries
9 4 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.34%) iPad
10 3 (1.01%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.01%) FMCG
11 2 (0.67%) EPoS
11 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 298 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (77.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (29.53%) Windows XP
4 74 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (18.46%) Windows 7
6 47 (15.77%) Windows Vista
7 42 (14.09%) Linux
8 39 (13.09%) Windows 8
9 31 (10.40%) Windows 2000 Server
10 23 (7.72%) Windows 2000
11 20 (6.71%) UNIX
12 10 (3.36%) Mac OS X
12 10 (3.36%) AIX
12 10 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.68%) Solaris
14 4 (1.34%) CentOS
14 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.67%) Android
16 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.82%) ITIL
2 40 (13.42%) Service Delivery
3 27 (9.06%) Service Management
4 24 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (6.71%) Problem Management
6 14 (4.70%) Identity Management
7 13 (4.36%) Change Control
7 13 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (4.03%) Project Management
8 12 (4.03%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.03%) Risk Management
8 12 (4.03%) Data Protection
9 11 (3.69%) Line Management
9 11 (3.69%) Mentoring
9 11 (3.69%) Load Balancing
10 10 (3.36%) ERP
10 10 (3.36%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.02%) ITIL V3
11 9 (3.02%) Time Management
12 8 (2.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.84%) SQL
2 28 (9.40%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.36%) VBScript
4 10 (3.36%) VB
4 10 (3.36%) Java
5 9 (3.02%) C#
6 8 (2.68%) C++
6 8 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.68%) COBOL
7 5 (1.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) VBA
9 1 (0.34%) C
9 1 (0.34%) Perl
9 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (23.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (17.11%) Degree
3 45 (15.10%) MCSE
4 31 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 26 (8.72%) MCP
5 26 (8.72%) MCSA
6 21 (7.05%) SC Cleared
7 17 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.37%) CCNA
9 15 (5.03%) MCITP
10 13 (4.36%) A+ Certification
11 12 (4.03%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (3.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.35%) MCTS
14 5 (1.68%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.01%) CCNP
16 2 (0.67%) ISEB
16 2 (0.67%) CCENT
17 1 (0.34%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.11%) SLA
2 8 (2.68%) QA
3 7 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 164 (55.03%) Active Directory
2 102 (34.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.07%) vSphere
4 28 (9.40%) Terminal Services
5 27 (9.06%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.70%) Hyper-V
6 14 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (3.69%) MetaFrame
8 9 (3.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (3.02%) ISA Server
9 8 (2.68%) XenApp
9 8 (2.68%) UAG
10 6 (2.01%) Terminal Server
11 5 (1.68%) Xen
12 4 (1.34%) Squid
12 4 (1.34%) qmail
13 3 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (15.10%) Backup Exec
2 29 (9.73%) SCCM
3 23 (7.72%) WSUS
4 16 (5.37%) SCOM
5 15 (5.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (4.70%) Nagios
7 13 (4.36%) NetBackup
8 11 (3.69%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (2.35%) ARCserve
10 6 (2.01%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.01%) Hyperic
11 3 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.67%) MOM
12 2 (0.67%) Netcool
12 2 (0.67%) Nessus
13 1 (0.34%) Puppet
13 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 171 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 135 (45.30%) VMware
3 64 (21.48%) Cisco
4 49 (16.44%) Citrix
5 32 (10.74%) HP
6 28 (9.40%) Oracle
7 27 (9.06%) Dell
8 21 (7.05%) IBM
9 18 (6.04%) Symantec
9 18 (6.04%) Red Hat
10 17 (5.70%) Avaya
11 15 (5.03%) SonicWALL
11 15 (5.03%) NetApp
12 14 (4.70%) Apple
13 13 (4.36%) Bomgar
13 13 (4.36%) CommVault
14 12 (4.03%) McAfee
15 11 (3.69%) WatchGuard
15 11 (3.69%) EMC
16 10 (3.36%) Juniper
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + 20% Shift Alloance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Good Energy
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum plus 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago