The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 61 55 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.90% 2.42% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 10.87% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 30
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,400 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 138 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.51% 22.29% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 136 104
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(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
Ipswich +2 2 £30,000 - 2
Bury St Edmunds -11 2 - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (16.67%) IBM
9 2 (16.67%) Dell
9 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (16.67%) Symantec
9 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (8.33%) vSphere
10 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
10 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (8.33%) Office 365
10 1 (8.33%) XenApp
10 1 (8.33%) Blackberry

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix