The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 27 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.76% 4.85% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.32% 20.51% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -38.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £34,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.06% 23.64% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 42
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Service Management
4 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) MCP
4 7 (70.00%) MS Office
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) MCDST
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco
5 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 6 (60.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) PBX

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 2 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCDST
2 7 (70.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) VMware