The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 35 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 80 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.84% 2.54% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 10.58% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 26
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £26,875
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
416 312 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.34% 23.98% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 364 285 278
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
South Wales +34 75 £36,000 +9.09% 7
West Wales +16 3 £18,500 -32.72%
North Wales -6 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (79.62%) VMware
3 115 (73.25%) Microsoft
4 113 (71.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (63.06%) Active Directory
6 97 (61.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 67 (42.68%) MS Exchange
8 62 (39.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (34.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
11 50 (31.85%) Finance
12 48 (30.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2007
14 42 (26.75%) IBM
14 42 (26.75%) SAN
15 40 (25.48%) DNS
15 40 (25.48%) MS Excel
15 40 (25.48%) AS400
16 35 (22.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 33 (21.02%) DHCP
17 33 (21.02%) Cisco
18 32 (20.38%) Linux
18 32 (20.38%) WebSphere
18 32 (20.38%) VCP5
18 32 (20.38%) Hyper-V
19 28 (17.83%) IIS
20 27 (17.20%) OS/400
20 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (15.92%) Citrix
22 23 (14.65%) Firewall

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 67 (42.68%) MS Exchange
2 54 (34.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 48 (30.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (20.38%) WebSphere
6 28 (17.83%) IIS
7 19 (12.10%) IBM HTTP Server
7 19 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
8 9 (5.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (4.46%) Lync
10 6 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.55%) CMS
11 4 (2.55%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (25.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.75%) SAN
2 40 (25.48%) DNS
3 33 (21.02%) DHCP
4 23 (14.65%) Firewall
5 22 (14.01%) HTTP
6 15 (9.55%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.92%) iSCSI
8 10 (6.37%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (6.37%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (6.37%) Internet
9 3 (1.91%) VPN
9 3 (1.91%) FTP
9 3 (1.91%) SMTP
9 3 (1.91%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.91%) SSL
10 2 (1.27%) VoIP
11 1 (0.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
General
1 50 (31.85%) Finance
2 22 (14.01%) Advertising
3 5 (3.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (30.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (19.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 26 (16.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (11.46%) Analyst
5 17 (10.83%) Administrator
6 16 (10.19%) Project Engineer
7 14 (8.92%) Consultant
7 14 (8.92%) Wintel Engineer
8 13 (8.28%) VMware Engineer
8 13 (8.28%) Technical Consultant
9 12 (7.64%) Support Analyst
9 12 (7.64%) Support Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.73%) Technical Support
13 8 (5.10%) Server Support
14 7 (4.46%) Server Engineer
15 6 (3.82%) Server Support Engineer
15 6 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
16 5 (3.18%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.55%) .NET
1 4 (2.55%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.48%) AS400
2 14 (8.92%) EqualLogic
2 14 (8.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (3.18%) iSeries
4 4 (2.55%) Clustering
4 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.91%) Replication
5 3 (1.91%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 113 (71.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (61.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (20.38%) Linux
5 27 (17.20%) OS/400
6 17 (10.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (8.28%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.73%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.18%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.64%) UNIX
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (8.92%) ITIL
3 10 (6.37%) Mentoring
4 9 (5.73%) Load Balancing
5 6 (3.82%) Project Management
6 5 (3.18%) Service Delivery
7 3 (1.91%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (1.91%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.27%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (1.27%) Database Tuning
8 2 (1.27%) Change Management
9 1 (0.64%) Change Control
9 1 (0.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.46%) SQL
2 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
2 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.64%) C
3 1 (0.64%) VBScript
3 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (22.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (20.38%) VCP5
3 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.55%) MCITP
6 13 (8.28%) MCSE
6 13 (8.28%) CCNP
7 8 (5.10%) CCNA
8 5 (3.18%) MCSA
8 5 (3.18%) MCP
8 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (63.06%) Active Directory
2 62 (39.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (20.38%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.82%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.18%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.91%) vSphere
8 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.64%) XenApp
8 1 (0.64%) XenServer
8 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.64%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.64%) SCCM
3 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.64%) Nagios
3 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 125 (79.62%) VMware
2 115 (73.25%) Microsoft
3 42 (26.75%) IBM
4 33 (21.02%) Cisco
5 25 (15.92%) Citrix
6 14 (8.92%) Dell
7 6 (3.82%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.82%) HP
8 5 (3.18%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.91%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.27%) Veeam
10 2 (1.27%) CommVault
10 2 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.27%) Remedy
11 1 (0.64%) Verint
11 1 (0.64%) Symantec
11 1 (0.64%) Lotus
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.64%) Avaya
11 1 (0.64%) BMC
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