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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 103 111 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -46
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 150 125 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.48% 2.32% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.57% 8.28% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 133 108 206
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -23.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
1568 1509 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.96% 28.03% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1285 1517
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wiltshire +12 57 £38,000 +24.59% 5
Gloucestershire +16 45 £31,500 +10.52% 3
Bristol -6 32 £39,500 -10.22% 6
Devon -2 9 £16,000 -23.07% 1
Dorset -29 7 £25,000 -6.54% 3
Somerset -1 1 £35,500 +65.11% 1
Cornwall - 1 £22,500 - 2
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 292 (100.00%) Windows
2 231 (79.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 175 (59.93%) Microsoft
4 156 (53.42%) Active Directory
5 135 (46.23%) VMware
6 116 (39.73%) Firewall
7 107 (36.64%) MS Exchange
8 92 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
10 88 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 86 (29.45%) SQL
11 86 (29.45%) DHCP
12 81 (27.74%) MS Office
13 80 (27.40%) DNS
14 75 (25.68%) ITIL
15 71 (24.32%) TCP/IP
16 64 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
17 63 (21.58%) Cisco
17 63 (21.58%) Finance
18 61 (20.89%) Citrix
19 57 (19.52%) MS Excel
20 55 (18.84%) WAN
21 53 (18.15%) LAN
21 53 (18.15%) SAN
22 51 (17.47%) SCCM
22 51 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
23 49 (16.78%) Windows XP
24 48 (16.44%) VPN
25 47 (16.10%) IIS
26 44 (15.07%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 107 (36.64%) MS Exchange
2 51 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (16.10%) IIS
4 42 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (8.56%) SharePoint
8 22 (7.53%) Lync
9 14 (4.79%) Apache
10 13 (4.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (2.40%) Confluence
12 7 (2.40%) MediaWiki
12 7 (2.40%) nginx
12 7 (2.40%) NetWeaver
12 7 (2.40%) Tomcat
12 7 (2.40%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.68%) Site Server
Applications
1 81 (27.74%) MS Office
2 57 (19.52%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.11%) Office 365
2 3 (1.03%) SaaS
2 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (39.73%) Firewall
2 86 (29.45%) DHCP
3 80 (27.40%) DNS
4 71 (24.32%) TCP/IP
5 55 (18.84%) WAN
6 53 (18.15%) LAN
6 53 (18.15%) SAN
7 48 (16.44%) VPN
8 21 (7.19%) Wireless
9 20 (6.85%) NAS
9 20 (6.85%) Network Security
10 19 (6.51%) Internet
11 16 (5.48%) ADSL
11 16 (5.48%) VLAN
12 15 (5.14%) VoIP
13 12 (4.11%) Multicast
14 11 (3.77%) FTP
15 10 (3.42%) LDAP
16 9 (3.08%) SSL
17 8 (2.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.08%) MySQL
6 7 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.05%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (2.74%) Hudson
1 8 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.40%) Subversion
2 7 (2.40%) JIRA
2 7 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.40%) NUnit
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (21.58%) Finance
2 8 (2.74%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.74%) Retail
3 7 (2.40%) Banking
3 7 (2.40%) Advertising
4 5 (1.71%) Legal
5 2 (0.68%) Back Office
5 2 (0.68%) Publishing
5 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (22.95%) Support Engineer
2 55 (18.84%) Analyst
3 37 (12.67%) Support Analyst
4 36 (12.33%) Technical Support
5 34 (11.64%) Administrator
6 33 (11.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (8.90%) Technical Engineer
8 25 (8.56%) Technical Support Engineer
9 23 (7.88%) Technical Analyst
9 23 (7.88%) DBA
10 22 (7.53%) SQL DBA
11 21 (7.19%) IT Support
12 20 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (5.82%) Technical Support Analyst
14 17 (5.82%) Help Desk Engineer
15 16 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 14 (4.79%) SQL Server DBA
18 12 (4.11%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.16%) HTML
2 14 (4.79%) COM
3 12 (4.11%) XML
4 10 (3.42%) .NET
5 8 (2.74%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.40%) SAP Basis
6 7 (2.40%) J2EE
6 7 (2.40%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.05%) LAMP
8 5 (1.71%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (1.37%) JSP
9 4 (1.37%) Web Services
10 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.90%) Client/Server
3 24 (8.22%) Clustering
4 21 (7.19%) Blackberry
5 15 (5.14%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (4.79%) N-Tier
7 11 (3.77%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.42%) LPAR
9 9 (3.08%) AS400
10 8 (2.74%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.40%) Wiki
12 6 (2.05%) PDA
13 5 (1.71%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.71%) iSeries
13 5 (1.71%) Replication
14 4 (1.37%) iPhone
15 3 (1.03%) iPad
15 3 (1.03%) Streaming Video
16 2 (0.68%) FMCG
16 2 (0.68%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 292 (100.00%) Windows
2 231 (79.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (16.78%) Windows XP
5 37 (12.67%) Windows 7
6 30 (10.27%) Windows Vista
6 30 (10.27%) Linux
7 22 (7.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 19 (6.51%) Windows 2000
9 17 (5.82%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.42%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.74%) UNIX
11 8 (2.74%) Debian
11 8 (2.74%) CentOS
11 8 (2.74%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.40%) Solaris
13 5 (1.71%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.68%) ITIL
2 29 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (9.93%) Data Protection
3 28 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (8.90%) Capacity Planning
5 23 (7.88%) Service Delivery
6 20 (6.85%) Data Modelling
6 20 (6.85%) Service Management
7 19 (6.51%) Configuration Management
8 18 (6.16%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (5.48%) Migration
10 13 (4.45%) Performance Improvement
11 11 (3.77%) Performance Management
11 11 (3.77%) ITIL V3
11 11 (3.77%) Line Management
12 10 (3.42%) Change Management
12 10 (3.42%) Problem Management
13 9 (3.08%) Load Balancing
13 9 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (3.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (29.45%) SQL
2 24 (8.22%) Java
3 17 (5.82%) PowerShell
4 16 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.74%) Perl
6 8 (2.74%) C#
7 7 (2.40%) C++
8 6 (2.05%) PHP
8 6 (2.05%) VBScript
8 6 (2.05%) VB
8 6 (2.05%) Ruby
8 6 (2.05%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.71%) COBOL
10 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.68%) Python
12 1 (0.34%) ABAP
12 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.64%) Security Cleared
3 27 (9.25%) MCSE
4 26 (8.90%) MCSA
5 25 (8.56%) SC Cleared
6 20 (6.85%) Degree
7 16 (5.48%) DV Cleared
8 15 (5.14%) MCP
9 13 (4.45%) A+ Certification
10 12 (4.11%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (2.74%) CCNA
14 7 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (2.40%) MCITP
15 4 (1.37%) CCA
15 4 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.37%) MCTS
16 2 (0.68%) ISEB
16 2 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (15.07%) SLA
2 9 (3.08%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 156 (53.42%) Active Directory
2 88 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (11.64%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (8.22%) VMware ESX
4 24 (8.22%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.88%) XenApp
6 13 (4.45%) Terminal Services
7 12 (4.11%) vCloud
8 11 (3.77%) vSphere
9 9 (3.08%) XenServer
10 8 (2.74%) UAG
11 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.40%) Postfix
11 7 (2.40%) Samba
11 7 (2.40%) MetaFrame
12 6 (2.05%) NFS
12 6 (2.05%) ISA Server
12 6 (2.05%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.37%) Xen
13 4 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 51 (17.47%) SCCM
2 31 (10.62%) SCOM
3 24 (8.22%) Backup Exec
4 18 (6.16%) NetBackup
5 16 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (5.14%) WSUS
7 14 (4.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (4.45%) HP SIM
9 12 (4.11%) HP Data Protector
10 10 (3.42%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (3.08%) Tivoli
12 8 (2.74%) Netcool
12 8 (2.74%) Nagios
13 7 (2.40%) Puppet
13 7 (2.40%) ZABBIX
14 6 (2.05%) SCVMM
14 6 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (2.05%) Hyperic
14 6 (2.05%) Salt
15 4 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 175 (59.93%) Microsoft
2 135 (46.23%) VMware
3 63 (21.58%) Cisco
4 61 (20.89%) Citrix
5 38 (13.01%) HP
6 34 (11.64%) Symantec
7 29 (9.93%) Oracle
8 26 (8.90%) Dell
9 18 (6.16%) IBM
10 16 (5.48%) Red Hat
11 14 (4.79%) McAfee
11 14 (4.79%) Apple
12 13 (4.45%) Avaya
13 11 (3.77%) SAP
14 10 (3.42%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.42%) SonicWALL
15 7 (2.40%) Veeam
15 7 (2.40%) Juniper
15 7 (2.40%) NetApp
15 7 (2.40%) Lotus
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
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