The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 109 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 128 194 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.21% 3.61% 3.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.36% 12.36% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 116 172 191
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,455 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1531 1570 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.39% 29.18% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1378 1224
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -23 33 £26,500 -28.37% 2
Bristol -25 27 £43,000 +10.25% 6
Gloucestershire +15 25 £29,500 -9.23% 2
Somerset -15 23 £24,000 -20.00% 3
Devon -7 13 £19,400 -20.65% 1
Dorset -6 7 £27,000 +1.88% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 253 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (81.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 125 (49.41%) Microsoft
5 113 (44.66%) VMware
6 103 (40.71%) MS Excel
7 99 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 80 (31.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 74 (29.25%) MS Exchange
10 67 (26.48%) ITIL
11 66 (26.09%) SQL
12 64 (25.30%) Windows XP
13 62 (24.51%) Firewall
14 61 (24.11%) TCP/IP
15 59 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 58 (22.92%) SAN
17 53 (20.95%) DNS
18 52 (20.55%) Windows 7
19 51 (20.16%) SLA
20 49 (19.37%) Service Delivery
21 46 (18.18%) Cisco
21 46 (18.18%) Citrix
21 46 (18.18%) DHCP
22 45 (17.79%) IIS
23 41 (16.21%) MS Office
23 41 (16.21%) MCSE
24 40 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
24 40 (15.81%) Degree
25 38 (15.02%) SQL Server 2005
26 37 (14.62%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (29.25%) MS Exchange
2 45 (17.79%) IIS
3 33 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (8.30%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.16%) Lync
8 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.79%) Apache
9 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.79%) SAS
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.40%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 103 (40.71%) MS Excel
2 41 (16.21%) MS Office
3 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Office 365
2 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (24.51%) Firewall
2 61 (24.11%) TCP/IP
3 58 (22.92%) SAN
4 53 (20.95%) DNS
5 46 (18.18%) DHCP
6 37 (14.62%) LAN
7 25 (9.88%) VPN
8 23 (9.09%) WAN
9 15 (5.93%) VLAN
10 14 (5.53%) NAS
10 14 (5.53%) Ethernet
10 14 (5.53%) Wireless
11 13 (5.14%) Internet
12 10 (3.95%) Multicast
13 9 (3.56%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (3.56%) 4G
13 9 (3.56%) Network Security
13 9 (3.56%) iSCSI
14 8 (3.16%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 33 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.79%) MySQL
12 1 (0.40%) DB2
12 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) NUnit
1 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (9.49%) Finance
2 8 (3.16%) Military
3 7 (2.77%) Law
4 4 (1.58%) Automotive
5 3 (1.19%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (23.72%) Support Engineer
2 48 (18.97%) Analyst
3 36 (14.23%) Systems Engineer
4 30 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (9.49%) Systems Support
6 23 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 23 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) Consultant
8 17 (6.72%) Service Analyst
9 16 (6.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (5.14%) Administrator
10 13 (5.14%) IT Support
11 12 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.35%) Technical Support
12 11 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
13 10 (3.95%) DBA
13 10 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
14 9 (3.56%) IT Support Analyst
14 9 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) XML
1 7 (2.77%) .NET
2 6 (2.37%) HTML
3 4 (1.58%) CSS
4 3 (1.19%) J2EE
4 3 (1.19%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.79%) COM
5 2 (0.79%) JSP
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.91%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.51%) Clustering
3 15 (5.93%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.56%) PDA
5 6 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.98%) Replication
7 4 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.79%) iPhone
8 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.79%) EPoS
8 2 (0.79%) Firmware
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) Open Source
9 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Statistics
9 1 (0.40%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 253 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (81.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (25.30%) Windows XP
4 52 (20.55%) Windows 7
5 40 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (13.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 24 (9.49%) UNIX
8 18 (7.11%) Linux
9 13 (5.14%) Windows 2000
10 11 (4.35%) Solaris
11 9 (3.56%) Windows Vista
12 8 (3.16%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.37%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.58%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.58%) AIX
15 3 (1.19%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.48%) ITIL
2 49 (19.37%) Service Delivery
3 29 (11.46%) Problem Management
4 23 (9.09%) Service Management
5 20 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (4.74%) Change Control
6 12 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (3.95%) Project Management
8 10 (3.95%) Change Management
9 9 (3.56%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (3.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (3.56%) Performance Management
10 8 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (3.16%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.77%) Migration
11 7 (2.77%) Asset Management
11 7 (2.77%) Build Automation
11 7 (2.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 66 (26.09%) SQL
2 10 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.56%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.58%) Java
5 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.40%) VBScript
6 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.21%) MCSE
3 40 (15.81%) Degree
4 23 (9.09%) MCSA
5 19 (7.51%) Security Cleared
6 16 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (5.53%) MCITP
7 14 (5.53%) CCNA
8 11 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.95%) DV Cleared
9 10 (3.95%) MCP
10 8 (3.16%) MCTS
11 7 (2.77%) HNC
11 7 (2.77%) MCT
12 6 (2.37%) CCNP
13 5 (1.98%) MCDBA
14 4 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.58%) HND
15 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (20.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 143 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 80 (31.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.25%) vSphere
4 18 (7.11%) Hyper-V
5 17 (6.72%) VMware ESX
6 16 (6.32%) Terminal Services
7 14 (5.53%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.77%) UAG
8 7 (2.77%) XenApp
8 7 (2.77%) Xen
8 7 (2.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (2.37%) MetaFrame
10 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.19%) NFS
11 3 (1.19%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (12.65%) WSUS
2 24 (9.49%) SCCM
3 23 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 22 (8.70%) SCOM
5 15 (5.93%) Nagios
6 11 (4.35%) MOM
7 10 (3.95%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (2.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.37%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.79%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.40%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 125 (49.41%) Microsoft
2 113 (44.66%) VMware
3 46 (18.18%) Cisco
3 46 (18.18%) Citrix
4 28 (11.07%) HP
5 23 (9.09%) Dell
6 20 (7.91%) Oracle
7 19 (7.51%) Bomgar
8 15 (5.93%) CommVault
9 10 (3.95%) Avaya
9 10 (3.95%) McAfee
10 8 (3.16%) Apple
11 7 (2.77%) Mitel
11 7 (2.77%) Altiris
11 7 (2.77%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.77%) Symantec
12 6 (2.37%) SonicWALL
13 5 (1.98%) SAP
14 4 (1.58%) IBM
14 4 (1.58%) CheckPoint
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