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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 25 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.55% 5.13% 14.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.64% 22.22% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -40.78%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
47 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.73% 23.08% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 44
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £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 30 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (77.78%) MCDST
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCDST
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) VMware