The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 50 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.85% 4.48% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.32% 14.39% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 18
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,700 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,400 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Windows Server 2003
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 132 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.63% 31.13% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 98 103
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (77.14%) Windows XP
3 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 18 (51.43%) DHCP
4 18 (51.43%) DNS
5 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) UNIX
5 17 (48.57%) VMware
6 16 (45.71%) VPN
7 14 (40.00%) Citrix
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
8 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
10 11 (31.43%) ISEB
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (31.43%) LoadRunner
10 11 (31.43%) MCSA
10 11 (31.43%) MS Office
10 11 (31.43%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
10 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (28.57%) MCTS
11 10 (28.57%) MCITP
11 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (28.57%) MCP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) DHCP
1 18 (51.43%) DNS
2 16 (45.71%) VPN
3 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
5 5 (14.29%) DMZ
5 5 (14.29%) VoIP
5 5 (14.29%) VLAN
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) SAN
8 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) LoadRunner
2 10 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (20.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (77.14%) Windows XP
3 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 17 (48.57%) UNIX
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Test Management
1 7 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.86%) Validation
4 1 (2.86%) Security Management
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.86%) Time Management
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) VBScript
2 4 (11.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) ISEB
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (31.43%) MCSA
1 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
2 10 (28.57%) MCTS
2 10 (28.57%) MCITP
2 10 (28.57%) MCP
2 10 (28.57%) MCSE
3 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (8.57%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (14.29%) XenApp
5 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.43%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Citrix
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Avaya
3 5 (14.29%) Juniper
3 5 (14.29%) Fujitsu
4 4 (11.43%) AppSense
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Sophos
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL