The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 51 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.35% 2.17% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.25% 10.48% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Average salary £20,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 105 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.80% 20.75% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 77
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 6 - -
Lichfield -9 5 £19,500 -22.00%
Stafford - 3 £35,000 -
Tamworth -13 1 £19,000 -5.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
5 16 (51.61%) Citrix
6 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
6 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 12 (38.71%) Firewall
8 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
9 11 (35.48%) DNS
9 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
9 11 (35.48%) DHCP
10 10 (32.26%) SQL
10 10 (32.26%) Wireless
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
11 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
12 8 (25.81%) MS Office
12 8 (25.81%) ITIL
12 8 (25.81%) Intranet
12 8 (25.81%) Internet
13 7 (22.58%) WAN
13 7 (22.58%) LAN
13 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
15 5 (16.13%) HP
15 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
3 5 (16.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
2 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 10 (32.26%) Wireless
4 8 (25.81%) Intranet
4 8 (25.81%) Internet
5 7 (22.58%) LAN
5 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 4 (12.90%) VoIP
8 3 (9.68%) WLAN
9 2 (6.45%) SAN
10 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Technician
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) IT Support Technician
2 8 (25.81%) IT Support
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Network Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Statistics
2 2 (6.45%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Handset
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) Network Design
3 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) R
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCTS
1 2 (6.45%) MCITP
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Sun
7 1 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam