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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 112 121 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -57
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 142 127 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.24% 2.14% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.71% 7.59% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 120 109 215
Average salary £31,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
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
1630 1673 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.76% 28.24% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1450 1514
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +22 57 £38,000 +40.74% 2
Gloucestershire +12 41 £31,500 +8.62%
Bristol -20 24 £28,000 -13.84% 6
Dorset -1 11 £25,000 -6.54% 2
Cornwall - 5 £22,500 -
Devon -14 4 £19,125 -8.05% 3
Somerset -10 3 £35,500 -5.33%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 313 (100.00%) Windows
2 242 (77.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 181 (57.83%) Microsoft
4 170 (54.31%) Active Directory
5 131 (41.85%) VMware
6 120 (38.34%) Firewall
7 114 (36.42%) MS Exchange
8 97 (30.99%) SQL Server
9 89 (28.43%) SQL
9 89 (28.43%) DHCP
10 86 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 85 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (25.56%) DNS
13 75 (23.96%) Cisco
14 74 (23.64%) MS Office
15 72 (23.00%) ITIL
16 71 (22.68%) MS Excel
16 71 (22.68%) TCP/IP
17 70 (22.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 69 (22.04%) Finance
19 64 (20.45%) Citrix
20 61 (19.49%) Windows XP
21 56 (17.89%) SLA
22 55 (17.57%) SAN
23 53 (16.93%) VPN
24 52 (16.61%) LAN
24 52 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
25 50 (15.97%) WAN
26 49 (15.65%) HP
27 48 (15.34%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 114 (36.42%) MS Exchange
2 52 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (15.34%) IIS
4 40 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 31 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (7.03%) SharePoint
8 14 (4.47%) Lync
9 13 (4.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.83%) Apache
11 8 (2.56%) IBM Notes
12 7 (2.24%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.92%) NetWeaver
14 5 (1.60%) MediaWiki
14 5 (1.60%) nginx
14 5 (1.60%) Confluence
15 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 74 (23.64%) MS Office
2 71 (22.68%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
4 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.24%) Office 365
2 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (38.34%) Firewall
2 89 (28.43%) DHCP
3 80 (25.56%) DNS
4 71 (22.68%) TCP/IP
5 55 (17.57%) SAN
6 53 (16.93%) VPN
7 52 (16.61%) LAN
8 50 (15.97%) WAN
9 28 (8.95%) Internet
10 24 (7.67%) NAS
11 23 (7.35%) Wireless
12 17 (5.43%) Network Security
13 15 (4.79%) VoIP
13 15 (4.79%) ADSL
14 14 (4.47%) Ethernet
15 13 (4.15%) VLAN
16 12 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (3.83%) Multicast
17 10 (3.19%) FTP
18 8 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (9.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (3.19%) MySQL
6 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.96%) Ingres
10 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.24%) NUnit
3 5 (1.60%) Subversion
3 5 (1.60%) JIRA
3 5 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.60%) Hudson
3 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (22.04%) Finance
2 10 (3.19%) Retail
3 8 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.92%) Banking
5 5 (1.60%) Legal
6 4 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Advertising
7 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.64%) Local Government
8 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (26.52%) Analyst
2 75 (23.96%) Support Engineer
3 54 (17.25%) Support Analyst
4 39 (12.46%) Technical Support
5 29 (9.27%) Technical Engineer
6 28 (8.95%) Administrator
6 28 (8.95%) Technical Support Engineer
7 27 (8.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (7.35%) Help Desk Support
8 23 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 23 (7.35%) Service Analyst
9 22 (7.03%) Technical Analyst
9 22 (7.03%) Help Desk Engineer
10 21 (6.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (6.71%) IT Support
11 20 (6.39%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 17 (5.43%) Technical Support Analyst
12 17 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (5.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.75%) HTML
2 17 (5.43%) .NET
2 17 (5.43%) XML
3 9 (2.88%) COM
4 8 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.24%) J2EE
5 7 (2.24%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.92%) SAP Basis
7 5 (1.60%) LAMP
7 5 (1.60%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (1.28%) JSP
8 4 (1.28%) Web Services
9 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.99%) Client/Server
2 21 (6.71%) Blackberry
2 21 (6.71%) Clustering
2 21 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.83%) LPAR
4 11 (3.51%) PDA
4 11 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.51%) AS400
5 10 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.56%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.24%) Replication
9 5 (1.60%) Wiki
9 5 (1.60%) iSeries
10 4 (1.28%) iPhone
10 4 (1.28%) iPad
11 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.96%) FMCG
11 3 (0.96%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 313 (100.00%) Windows
2 242 (77.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (19.49%) Windows XP
5 45 (14.38%) Linux
6 44 (14.06%) Windows 7
7 34 (10.86%) Windows Vista
8 33 (10.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 19 (6.07%) Windows 8
10 17 (5.43%) Windows 2000
11 16 (5.11%) UNIX
12 12 (3.83%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.56%) CentOS
14 7 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (2.24%) Solaris
15 5 (1.60%) Debian
15 5 (1.60%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.60%) Mac OS X Server
16 4 (1.28%) Android
16 4 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.00%) ITIL
2 33 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (9.90%) Data Protection
4 29 (9.27%) Service Management
5 27 (8.63%) Service Delivery
6 22 (7.03%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (6.07%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (5.11%) Problem Management
9 16 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (4.47%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (4.47%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.15%) Risk Management
11 13 (4.15%) Change Control
12 12 (3.83%) ITIL V3
12 12 (3.83%) Line Management
13 11 (3.51%) Performance Management
13 11 (3.51%) Migration
13 11 (3.51%) Project Management
14 10 (3.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.43%) SQL
2 28 (8.95%) Java
3 21 (6.71%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 11 (3.51%) VBScript
5 9 (2.88%) VB
6 8 (2.56%) C#
7 7 (2.24%) C++
7 7 (2.24%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.24%) Perl
8 5 (1.60%) PHP
8 5 (1.60%) COBOL
8 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.60%) Ruby
9 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.64%) Python
11 1 (0.32%) ABAP
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (22.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (12.46%) Security Cleared
3 35 (11.18%) MCSE
4 29 (9.27%) SC Cleared
5 26 (8.31%) Degree
6 23 (7.35%) MCSA
7 21 (6.71%) MCP
8 15 (4.79%) A+ Certification
9 14 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
9 14 (4.47%) DV Cleared
10 12 (3.83%) MCITP
11 10 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (2.88%) CCNA
13 7 (2.24%) MCTS
13 7 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.64%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.64%) CCENT
14 2 (0.64%) ISEB
15 1 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (17.89%) SLA
2 10 (3.19%) QA
3 5 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 170 (54.31%) Active Directory
2 85 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.27%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (5.43%) XenApp
4 17 (5.43%) VMware ESX
5 16 (5.11%) Hyper-V
6 15 (4.79%) Terminal Services
7 11 (3.51%) MetaFrame
8 10 (3.19%) ISA Server
9 9 (2.88%) vCloud
9 9 (2.88%) vSphere
10 7 (2.24%) UAG
11 6 (1.92%) NFS
11 6 (1.92%) XenServer
12 5 (1.60%) Postfix
12 5 (1.60%) Samba
13 4 (1.28%) Xen
13 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (1.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 41 (13.10%) SCCM
2 28 (8.95%) Backup Exec
3 27 (8.63%) SCOM
4 19 (6.07%) WSUS
5 15 (4.79%) NetBackup
6 11 (3.51%) Tivoli
6 11 (3.51%) Nagios
7 10 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (3.19%) HP SIM
7 10 (3.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (2.56%) Netcool
9 8 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.92%) Hyperic
11 5 (1.60%) Puppet
11 5 (1.60%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.28%) ARCserve
12 4 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.28%) Salt
13 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 181 (57.83%) Microsoft
2 131 (41.85%) VMware
3 75 (23.96%) Cisco
4 64 (20.45%) Citrix
5 49 (15.65%) HP
6 36 (11.50%) Dell
7 35 (11.18%) Oracle
8 24 (7.67%) IBM
8 24 (7.67%) Symantec
9 19 (6.07%) Red Hat
9 19 (6.07%) Avaya
10 17 (5.43%) Apple
10 17 (5.43%) SonicWALL
11 13 (4.15%) CheckPoint
12 12 (3.83%) McAfee
12 12 (3.83%) Juniper
13 10 (3.19%) SAP
14 9 (2.88%) NetApp
15 8 (2.56%) Lotus
15 8 (2.56%) CommVault
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Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Medical, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Burges Salmon LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum Workplace Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
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