The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 22 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.83% 0.27% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.89% 0.81% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £50,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Windows Server 2003
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 123 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.13% 33.51% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 85 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 October 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (77.50%) VMware
4 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
5 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
6 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
7 25 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (52.50%) DNS
10 20 (50.00%) ITIL
11 18 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (42.50%) Mentoring
13 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
13 15 (37.50%) DHCP
14 14 (35.00%) VMware ESX
14 14 (35.00%) Retail
15 13 (32.50%) Firewall
15 13 (32.50%) Finance
15 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
15 13 (32.50%) WAN
15 13 (32.50%) LAN
15 13 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
16 12 (30.00%) Degree
16 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
16 12 (30.00%) C
16 12 (30.00%) Terminal Services
17 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
18 10 (25.00%) Linux
18 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (20.00%) Lync
4 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (20.00%) IIS
5 5 (12.50%) Apache
5 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 4 (10.00%) Tuxedo
6 4 (10.00%) JBoss
6 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (10.00%) iPlanet
6 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
2 15 (37.50%) DHCP
3 13 (32.50%) WAN
3 13 (32.50%) LAN
3 13 (32.50%) Firewall
4 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (22.50%) VoIP
5 6 (15.00%) ISDN
5 6 (15.00%) PBX
5 6 (15.00%) VPN
5 6 (15.00%) VLAN
5 6 (15.00%) SAN
5 6 (15.00%) MPLS
6 5 (12.50%) HTTP
7 4 (10.00%) SSL
8 1 (2.50%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (35.00%) Retail
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Server Support
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 4 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (7.50%) X-Windows
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) COM
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (15.00%) Handset
3 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
4 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Vista
8 6 (15.00%) VMS
9 4 (10.00%) UNIX
9 4 (10.00%) Solaris
9 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
10 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (5.00%) zOS
12 1 (2.50%) SUSE
12 1 (2.50%) AIX
12 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) Mentoring
3 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) Coaching
5 6 (15.00%) Information Security
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) Change Control
9 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) Jython
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCP
4 4 (10.00%) MCSE
5 3 (7.50%) CCNP
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.50%) MCTS
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) CCA
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (15.00%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (15.00%) vSphere
6 5 (12.50%) XenApp
6 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
9 2 (5.00%) XenServer
10 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.00%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) VMware
2 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco
3 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.50%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) IBM
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.00%) BMC
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
7 4 (10.00%) NetIQ
8 3 (7.50%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Symantec
9 2 (5.00%) McAfee
9 2 (5.00%) Altiris
9 2 (5.00%) SAP
10 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.50%) Clearswift
10 1 (2.50%) EMC
10 1 (2.50%) Sybase