The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 107 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2718 3173 3742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 3.21% 3.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.44% 11.64% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2181 2723 3341
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,175 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.94%
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 England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28801 27264 30351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.00% 27.54% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24035 23423 26197
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
London -42 943 £40,000 -5.88% 84
South East -2 789 £35,000 - 99
Yorkshire -22 246 £34,000 +13.33% 20
West Midlands -28 180 £35,000 -4.10% 11
North West -19 175 £32,500 -2.98% 28
East of England -22 169 £32,500 +0.77% 20
South West -7 157 £27,500 -8.33% 12
East Midlands -28 95 £37,500 +7.14% 16
North East -27 6 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Midlands +15 1 £24,000 -36.00%
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 5419 (100.00%) Windows
2 4414 (81.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2984 (55.07%) Active Directory
4 2776 (51.23%) Microsoft
5 2687 (49.58%) VMware
6 2137 (39.44%) MS Exchange
7 1741 (32.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1712 (31.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1688 (31.15%) Citrix
10 1521 (28.07%) SQL Server
11 1495 (27.59%) DNS
12 1464 (27.02%) SQL
13 1387 (25.60%) Windows XP
14 1366 (25.21%) MS Excel
15 1250 (23.07%) Windows 7
16 1221 (22.53%) Firewall
17 1204 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
18 1169 (21.57%) MS Office
19 1153 (21.28%) TCP/IP
20 1144 (21.11%) ITIL
21 1137 (20.98%) Microsoft Certification
22 1109 (20.47%) Cisco
23 1065 (19.65%) DHCP
24 1027 (18.95%) SAN
25 917 (16.92%) Finance
26 908 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2007
27 897 (16.55%) LAN
28 868 (16.02%) WAN
29 866 (15.98%) Linux
30 850 (15.69%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 2137 (39.44%) MS Exchange
2 1204 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 908 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 820 (15.13%) IIS
5 768 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 516 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 443 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 265 (4.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 239 (4.41%) Lync
10 220 (4.06%) Apache
11 151 (2.79%) Tomcat
12 117 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 85 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
14 59 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
15 56 (1.03%) IBM Notes
16 53 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
17 46 (0.85%) WorkSite
18 38 (0.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
19 36 (0.66%) WebSphere
20 34 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1366 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 1169 (21.57%) MS Office
3 50 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (0.81%) MS Project
5 29 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.26%) SPSS
7 7 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.055%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.055%) Maya
9 3 (0.055%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.037%) InDesign
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 60 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.31%) Maximo
3 16 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.28%) SAP Business One
5 14 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 11 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.18%) Sage 1000
8 9 (0.17%) SalesLogix
8 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.092%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.092%) SAP R/3
10 5 (0.092%) Line 500
11 4 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.074%) Towers Watson Igloo
12 3 (0.055%) Magento
13 2 (0.037%) Epicor Vantage
13 2 (0.037%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 187 (3.45%) Office 365
2 77 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 51 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.48%) IaaS
6 24 (0.44%) SaaS
7 17 (0.31%) PaaS
8 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.074%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.055%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.037%) GitHub
11 2 (0.037%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1495 (27.59%) DNS
2 1221 (22.53%) Firewall
3 1153 (21.28%) TCP/IP
4 1065 (19.65%) DHCP
5 1027 (18.95%) SAN
6 897 (16.55%) LAN
7 868 (16.02%) WAN
8 661 (12.20%) VPN
9 427 (7.88%) Internet
10 284 (5.24%) VoIP
11 265 (4.89%) NAS
12 238 (4.39%) Wireless
13 193 (3.56%) VLAN
14 178 (3.28%) SSL
15 145 (2.68%) MPLS
16 133 (2.45%) iSCSI
17 127 (2.34%) Network Security
18 106 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
19 95 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
20 92 (1.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1521 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 603 (11.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 482 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 158 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 134 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 122 (2.25%) MySQL
7 117 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 113 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 106 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 99 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 63 (1.16%) RDBMS
12 52 (0.96%) DB2
13 51 (0.94%) IDOL
14 47 (0.87%) EDRMS
15 45 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 45 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
16 31 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (0.42%) DTS
18 21 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
19 17 (0.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 66 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (0.98%) TestDirector
3 49 (0.90%) Subversion
4 44 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 39 (0.72%) LoadRunner
6 33 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 33 (0.61%) Git (software)
7 32 (0.59%) Toad
8 28 (0.52%) MSI
9 27 (0.50%) WinRunner
10 21 (0.39%) SilkPerformer
11 15 (0.28%) Selenium
11 15 (0.28%) Selenium IDE
12 14 (0.26%) JIRA
13 13 (0.24%) JDeveloper
13 13 (0.24%) PVCS
13 13 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (0.18%) NUnit
15 10 (0.18%) Metasploit
General
1 917 (16.92%) Finance
2 259 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 237 (4.37%) Retail
4 185 (3.41%) Law
5 122 (2.25%) Legal
6 98 (1.81%) Banking
7 69 (1.27%) Marketing
8 62 (1.14%) Advertising
9 53 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 53 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 49 (0.90%) Back Office
11 24 (0.44%) Publishing
11 24 (0.44%) French Language
12 13 (0.24%) German Language
12 13 (0.24%) Games
13 12 (0.22%) Automotive
14 10 (0.18%) Military
15 9 (0.17%) Local Government
16 7 (0.13%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1206 (22.26%) Analyst
2 1059 (19.54%) Support Engineer
3 692 (12.77%) Support Analyst
4 475 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 419 (7.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 398 (7.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 377 (6.96%) IT Support
8 269 (4.96%) Server Engineer
9 262 (4.83%) Technical Support
10 260 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
11 259 (4.78%) Administrator
12 220 (4.06%) Server Support
13 208 (3.84%) Consultant
14 197 (3.64%) Applications Support
14 197 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 181 (3.34%) Service Analyst
15 181 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 172 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
17 169 (3.12%) Service Desk Analyst
17 169 (3.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (6.46%) .NET
2 176 (3.25%) ASP.NET
3 149 (2.75%) HTML
3 149 (2.75%) Web Services
4 129 (2.38%) XML
5 67 (1.24%) .NET Framework
6 47 (0.87%) WCF
7 44 (0.81%) CSS
8 41 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 40 (0.74%) LAMP
10 39 (0.72%) SOAP
11 38 (0.70%) jQuery
12 34 (0.63%) XSLT
13 30 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (0.50%) REST
15 25 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 25 (0.46%) MSMQ
15 25 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (0.44%) Middleware
17 23 (0.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 480 (8.86%) Blackberry
2 428 (7.90%) Clustering
3 413 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 176 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 162 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 114 (2.10%) Replication
7 92 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 84 (1.55%) iPhone
9 69 (1.27%) Statistics
10 65 (1.20%) Fat Client
10 65 (1.20%) Thin Client
11 56 (1.03%) iPad
12 54 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 51 (0.94%) SecurID
14 44 (0.81%) EqualLogic
15 43 (0.79%) Mathematics
16 38 (0.70%) Mobile App
17 37 (0.68%) PDA
18 36 (0.66%) Kindle
19 34 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5419 (100.00%) Windows
2 4414 (81.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1712 (31.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1387 (25.60%) Windows XP
5 1250 (23.07%) Windows 7
6 866 (15.98%) Linux
7 542 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 382 (7.05%) UNIX
9 355 (6.55%) Windows Vista
10 234 (4.32%) Windows 2000
11 216 (3.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 212 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 168 (3.10%) Solaris
14 113 (2.09%) Android
15 105 (1.94%) Mac OS X
16 87 (1.61%) AIX
17 80 (1.48%) CentOS
18 67 (1.24%) Mac OS
19 63 (1.16%) SUSE
20 61 (1.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1144 (21.11%) ITIL
2 305 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 272 (5.02%) Service Delivery
4 253 (4.67%) Change Management
5 228 (4.21%) Problem Management
6 225 (4.15%) Project Management
7 217 (4.00%) Migration
8 216 (3.99%) Incident Management
9 182 (3.36%) Mentoring
10 169 (3.12%) Change Control
11 164 (3.03%) Service Management
12 150 (2.77%) CRM
13 149 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
14 136 (2.51%) Load Balancing
15 120 (2.21%) Time Management
16 119 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
17 111 (2.05%) Performance Tuning
18 108 (1.99%) PRINCE2
19 107 (1.97%) Configuration Management
20 99 (1.83%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1464 (27.02%) SQL
2 430 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 196 (3.62%) C#
4 177 (3.27%) Java
5 148 (2.73%) VBScript
6 144 (2.66%) Perl
7 142 (2.62%) T-SQL
8 138 (2.55%) JavaScript
9 135 (2.49%) VB
10 87 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 84 (1.55%) C
12 66 (1.22%) VB.NET
13 59 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 55 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 38 (0.70%) Python
16 37 (0.68%) PHP
17 35 (0.65%) C++
18 27 (0.50%) AWK
19 20 (0.37%) sed
20 18 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1137 (20.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 735 (13.56%) MCSE
3 566 (10.44%) Degree
4 467 (8.62%) Security Cleared
5 415 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
6 391 (7.22%) MCP
7 378 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 375 (6.92%) MCITP
9 352 (6.50%) CCNA
10 306 (5.65%) MCSA
11 242 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 214 (3.95%) DV Cleared
13 161 (2.97%) MCTS
14 137 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
15 117 (2.16%) CCNP
16 100 (1.85%) CCA
17 88 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
18 84 (1.55%) ISEB
19 66 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 64 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 518 (9.56%) SLA
2 71 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 71 (1.31%) QA
3 38 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.44%) TickIT
6 11 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.074%) COBIT
8 3 (0.055%) EMIR
8 3 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.055%) GAMP
8 3 (0.055%) GCP
8 3 (0.055%) GMP
9 2 (0.037%) HL7
9 2 (0.037%) DICOM
10 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.018%) BS7799
System Software
1 2984 (55.07%) Active Directory
2 1741 (32.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 758 (13.99%) Hyper-V
4 642 (11.85%) XenApp
5 548 (10.11%) vSphere
6 433 (7.99%) VMware ESX
7 232 (4.28%) XenDesktop
8 230 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
9 198 (3.65%) XenServer
10 154 (2.84%) Terminal Services
11 106 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 100 (1.85%) ISA Server
12 100 (1.85%) MetaFrame
13 64 (1.18%) Terminal Server
14 59 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
15 53 (0.98%) VMware Server
16 43 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
16 43 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
16 43 (0.79%) Firmware
17 42 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 502 (9.26%) SCCM
2 347 (6.40%) Backup Exec
3 275 (5.07%) SCOM
4 207 (3.82%) WSUS
5 198 (3.65%) NetBackup
6 165 (3.04%) Norton AntiVirus
7 90 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 78 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
9 69 (1.27%) HP SIM
9 69 (1.27%) Tivoli
10 64 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
11 63 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 56 (1.03%) Nagios
13 55 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 47 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
14 47 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 42 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 33 (0.61%) Netcool
17 32 (0.59%) MOM
18 28 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2776 (51.23%) Microsoft
2 2687 (49.58%) VMware
3 1688 (31.15%) Citrix
4 1109 (20.47%) Cisco
5 850 (15.69%) HP
6 537 (9.91%) Oracle
7 464 (8.56%) Symantec
8 377 (6.96%) NetApp
9 328 (6.05%) Dell
10 269 (4.96%) EMC
11 253 (4.67%) Red Hat
12 233 (4.30%) IBM
13 181 (3.34%) CheckPoint
14 167 (3.08%) McAfee
14 167 (3.08%) Juniper
15 144 (2.66%) Apple
16 138 (2.55%) Veritas
17 131 (2.42%) Fujitsu
18 129 (2.38%) Avaya
19 94 (1.73%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £43,500 per annum basic + bonus, pension, overtime, shares
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + pension + health etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £120 - £130 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000 per annum + shift allow (20% of basic salary)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago