The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 67 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.68% 2.14% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 13.48% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 15
Average salary £22,250 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.42% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 89 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.03% 15.86% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 109 72 99
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Staffordshire region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire 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
Tamworth +6 2 £33,500 +86.11%
Stoke-on-Trent -9 1 £22,500 -30.76%
Lichfield - 1 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) MCSE
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) MCTS
7 4 (28.57%) MCITP
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco
8 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (21.43%) Service Management
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (21.43%) Lync
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) MCTS
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 3 (21.43%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects