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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 80 112 63
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -49
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 204 135 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.40% 2.18% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.86% 8.06% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 164 123 180
Average salary £31,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,860 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -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
1878 1675 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.28% 27.01% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1442 1285
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 1 July 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 +11 70 £31,500 +26.00%
Gloucestershire +31 57 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Somerset +29 33 £36,000 +44.00%
Bristol -15 24 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Cornwall +11 23 £21,000 -6.66%
Dorset +7 4 £26,750 +20.22%
Devon -10 4 £20,800 +15.55% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 378 (100.00%) Windows
2 299 (79.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 208 (55.03%) Microsoft
4 193 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 165 (43.65%) MS Exchange
6 163 (43.12%) VMware
7 151 (39.95%) Active Directory
8 112 (29.63%) Firewall
9 104 (27.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 103 (27.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 101 (26.72%) SQL Server
12 92 (24.34%) WAN
13 91 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
14 88 (23.28%) LAN
15 85 (22.49%) SQL
15 85 (22.49%) TCP/IP
16 82 (21.69%) MS Office
17 78 (20.63%) Citrix
18 75 (19.84%) IIS
19 74 (19.58%) DNS
20 71 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 68 (17.99%) DHCP
22 67 (17.72%) Finance
23 65 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
24 60 (15.87%) SAN
24 60 (15.87%) Hyper-V
25 58 (15.34%) MS Excel
26 57 (15.08%) Windows 7
27 56 (14.81%) VPN
28 55 (14.55%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 165 (43.65%) MS Exchange
2 104 (27.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 75 (19.84%) IIS
5 65 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 43 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 35 (9.26%) SharePoint
8 20 (5.29%) Lync
9 12 (3.17%) Apache
10 10 (2.65%) IBM Notes
11 9 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (2.12%) nginx
12 8 (2.12%) Confluence
12 8 (2.12%) MediaWiki
13 7 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
15 5 (1.32%) Site Server
16 4 (1.06%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.53%) NetWeaver
18 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 82 (21.69%) MS Office
2 58 (15.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.76%) Office 365
2 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 112 (29.63%) Firewall
2 92 (24.34%) WAN
3 88 (23.28%) LAN
4 85 (22.49%) TCP/IP
5 74 (19.58%) DNS
6 68 (17.99%) DHCP
7 60 (15.87%) SAN
8 56 (14.81%) VPN
9 32 (8.47%) Internet
10 31 (8.20%) WLAN
11 28 (7.41%) ADSL
11 28 (7.41%) Wireless
12 21 (5.56%) MPLS
13 16 (4.23%) Network Security
14 12 (3.17%) VLAN
15 11 (2.91%) NAS
15 11 (2.91%) VoIP
16 9 (2.38%) LDAP
17 8 (2.12%) SMTP
17 8 (2.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.91%) MySQL
6 10 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.06%) MS Access
11 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (3.44%) Hudson
1 13 (3.44%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.12%) Subversion
3 8 (2.12%) JIRA
3 8 (2.12%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 67 (17.72%) Finance
2 26 (6.88%) Advertising
3 25 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.91%) Marketing
5 6 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.59%) Back Office
6 3 (0.79%) French Language
7 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Military
8 1 (0.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 110 (29.10%) Support Engineer
2 64 (16.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 61 (16.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (10.05%) Analyst
5 36 (9.52%) Support Technician
5 36 (9.52%) IT Support
6 26 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (6.88%) Support Analyst
7 25 (6.61%) Technical Support
8 24 (6.35%) DBA
8 24 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 24 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 23 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (5.82%) IT Support Engineer
11 21 (5.56%) SQL DBA
12 20 (5.29%) SQL Server DBA
13 19 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (4.23%) Network Engineer
14 16 (4.23%) Desktop Support
14 16 (4.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.50%) XML
2 16 (4.23%) COM
3 13 (3.44%) .NET
4 10 (2.65%) Web Services
5 7 (1.85%) LAMP
6 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.41%) Clustering
3 19 (5.03%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (3.97%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (3.97%) N-Tier
6 11 (2.91%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.65%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.65%) EqualLogic
8 8 (2.12%) Wiki
9 6 (1.59%) iSeries
9 6 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.59%) AS400
9 6 (1.59%) PDA
10 5 (1.32%) LPAR
11 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.79%) Replication
11 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 378 (100.00%) Windows
2 299 (79.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 193 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (15.08%) Windows 7
5 51 (13.49%) Windows XP
5 51 (13.49%) Windows Vista
6 35 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 32 (8.47%) Linux
8 25 (6.61%) Windows 2000
9 22 (5.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 17 (4.50%) CentOS
11 13 (3.44%) Debian
11 13 (3.44%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.53%) Android
13 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (11.11%) ITIL
2 25 (6.61%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (6.08%) Migration
5 22 (5.82%) Data Modelling
6 21 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 20 (5.29%) Service Delivery
8 18 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (3.97%) Technical Architecture
9 15 (3.97%) Problem Management
9 15 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (3.44%) DevOps
11 13 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (3.44%) Change Management
12 11 (2.91%) CRM
13 10 (2.65%) Service Management
14 9 (2.38%) Configuration Management
15 8 (2.12%) SDLC
16 7 (1.85%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 85 (22.49%) SQL
2 24 (6.35%) T-SQL
3 14 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.91%) PHP
5 10 (2.65%) Java
6 8 (2.12%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.85%) Ruby
7 7 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.85%) Perl
8 5 (1.32%) COBOL
9 3 (0.79%) C
9 3 (0.79%) C#
9 3 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.26%) VBScript
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.47%) MCSE
3 29 (7.67%) Security Cleared
4 28 (7.41%) MCSA
5 24 (6.35%) A+ Certification
5 24 (6.35%) Network+ Certification
6 20 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.29%) CCNA
7 13 (3.44%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.38%) Degree
9 7 (1.85%) CCA
9 7 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (1.85%) MCP
10 6 (1.59%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.79%) MCDST
11 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.26%) HNC
12 1 (0.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (0.79%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 151 (39.95%) Active Directory
2 103 (27.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.99%) vSphere
4 34 (8.99%) VMware ESX
5 22 (5.82%) XenApp
5 22 (5.82%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (3.17%) Terminal Services
7 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (2.91%) XenDesktop
8 10 (2.65%) XenServer
9 8 (2.12%) Postfix
9 8 (2.12%) Samba
9 8 (2.12%) iptables
10 7 (1.85%) VMware Server
11 6 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.53%) UAG
13 2 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (14.55%) SCCM
2 31 (8.20%) Backup Exec
3 27 (7.14%) SCOM
4 21 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 17 (4.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (3.44%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (2.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.38%) HP SIM
9 8 (2.12%) Puppet
9 8 (2.12%) ZABBIX
9 8 (2.12%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (1.32%) Salt
10 5 (1.32%) vMotion
11 4 (1.06%) Nagios
12 3 (0.79%) WSUS
13 2 (0.53%) Ansible
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 208 (55.03%) Microsoft
2 163 (43.12%) VMware
3 78 (20.63%) Citrix
4 51 (13.49%) Cisco
5 39 (10.32%) Symantec
6 25 (6.61%) HP
7 20 (5.29%) Dell
8 19 (5.03%) Red Hat
9 17 (4.50%) Oracle
10 16 (4.23%) Juniper
11 13 (3.44%) Veeam
12 12 (3.17%) SonicWALL
13 11 (2.91%) Websense
13 11 (2.91%) Lotus
14 10 (2.65%) McAfee
15 7 (1.85%) Sophos
15 7 (1.85%) Sage
16 6 (1.59%) CA
16 6 (1.59%) IBM
17 5 (1.32%) EMC
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