The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank - 50 37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.55% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.84% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 35
Average salary - £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
158 109 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.89% 19.85% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 106 108
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (20.00%) Symantec
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (20.00%) IBM
9 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) Citrix
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL
9 1 (10.00%) DB2
9 1 (10.00%) MS Access

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint