The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 56 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 21 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.60% 2.11% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.24% 5.51% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 8
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% +9.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,050 £47,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 127 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.10% 38.37% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 138 88 99
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2003
Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 18 (56.25%) VMware
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) LAN
8 9 (28.13%) WAN
8 9 (28.13%) DHCP
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) Linux
9 8 (25.00%) IIS
9 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 8 (25.00%) SAN
9 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Dell
11 6 (18.75%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) IBM
11 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.00%) IIS
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Lync
6 4 (12.50%) Apache
6 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 3 (9.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (9.38%) GlassFish
7 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
7 3 (9.38%) iPlanet
7 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
7 3 (9.38%) Tuxedo
8 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (15.63%) Firewall
5 4 (12.50%) ISDN
5 4 (12.50%) HTTP
5 4 (12.50%) PBX
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
5 4 (12.50%) VLAN
6 3 (9.38%) SSL
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) FTP
8 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.13%) NAS
8 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Support Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Server Support
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (9.38%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (9.38%) SAP XI
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) COM
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.13%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.25%) Symmetrix
3 2 (6.25%) EMC Centera
3 2 (6.25%) Celerra
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Handset
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.63%) UNIX
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
8 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
8 3 (9.38%) Solaris
8 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (3.13%) SUSE
10 1 (3.13%) zOS
10 1 (3.13%) VMS
10 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) ERD
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Jython
5 2 (6.25%) VBA
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.63%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (9.38%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
4 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
5 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Squid
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (9.38%) BMC Performance Manager
1 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.13%) WMI
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Dell
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) McAfee
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 3 (9.38%) BMC
6 3 (9.38%) NetIQ
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) EMC
6 3 (9.38%) JBoss
7 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
7 2 (6.25%) Sage
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