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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 67 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.15% 0.54% 3.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 2.02% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £34,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.40% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £41,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £51,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
198 99 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.51% 26.68% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 135 69 110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (86.67%) VMware
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
6 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (66.67%) ITIL
7 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
8 18 (60.00%) DNS
9 14 (46.67%) Firewall
10 13 (43.33%) DHCP
10 13 (43.33%) Finance
10 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
10 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
10 13 (43.33%) Retail
10 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (40.00%) C
11 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (40.00%) Terminal Services
11 12 (40.00%) Degree
11 12 (40.00%) Mathematics
11 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
12 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
13 10 (33.33%) LAN
13 10 (33.33%) VoIP
13 10 (33.33%) WAN
13 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (6.67%) iPlanet
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (6.67%) IIS
6 2 (6.67%) JBoss
6 2 (6.67%) Apache
6 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.67%) Tuxedo
7 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) DHCP
4 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (33.33%) LAN
4 10 (33.33%) VoIP
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) VPN
5 7 (23.33%) MPLS
6 6 (20.00%) ISDN
6 6 (20.00%) VLAN
6 6 (20.00%) PBX
7 2 (6.67%) HTTP
7 2 (6.67%) SSL
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
8 1 (3.33%) DSL
8 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
1 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
1 13 (43.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (20.00%) Server Support
4 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (13.33%) IT Architect
7 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) IT Support
8 2 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) X-Windows
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (6.67%) COM
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Handset
3 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Vista
7 6 (20.00%) VMS
7 6 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.67%) Solaris
9 2 (6.67%) UNIX
10 1 (3.33%) zOS
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Coaching
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.67%) ITSM
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) BCP
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Jython
4 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
3 12 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (16.67%) vSphere
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.67%) XenApp
7 2 (6.67%) XenServer
7 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (3.33%) Xen
8 1 (3.33%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) NetIQ
5 2 (6.67%) Altiris
6 1 (3.33%) SAP