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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 151 118 74
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2045 2701 3555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 2.45% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 9.11% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 2282 3025
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
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
27407 29654 28061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.55% 26.87% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23207 25106 24016
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -43 736 £42,500 - 75
South East -34 533 £35,000 - 53
South West +34 202 £31,000 +14.81% 8
East of England -4 172 £35,500 +5.97% 18
Yorkshire -48 128 £30,000 - 19
West Midlands -10 122 £31,500 -3.07% 17
North West -60 96 £30,000 -4.76% 18
East Midlands -52 47 £33,500 -8.21% 4
North East -5 14 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4356 (100.00%) Windows
2 3523 (80.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2646 (60.74%) Active Directory
4 2474 (56.80%) Microsoft
5 2257 (51.81%) VMware
6 2067 (47.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1838 (42.19%) MS Exchange
8 1458 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1275 (29.27%) Citrix
10 1132 (25.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1121 (25.73%) DNS
12 1102 (25.30%) SQL
13 1081 (24.82%) SQL Server
14 1076 (24.70%) Cisco
15 1035 (23.76%) ITIL
16 1011 (23.21%) Firewall
17 963 (22.11%) MS Excel
18 951 (21.83%) Windows 7
19 944 (21.67%) MS Office
20 935 (21.46%) Windows XP
21 906 (20.80%) SAN
22 886 (20.34%) TCP/IP
23 846 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
24 834 (19.15%) DHCP
25 787 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2007
26 743 (17.06%) Hyper-V
27 732 (16.80%) HP
28 721 (16.55%) LAN
29 720 (16.53%) WAN
30 689 (15.82%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1838 (42.19%) MS Exchange
2 1132 (25.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 787 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 589 (13.52%) IIS
5 541 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 489 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 432 (9.92%) SharePoint
8 297 (6.82%) Lync
9 212 (4.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 92 (2.11%) Apache
11 60 (1.38%) WorkSite
12 54 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
12 54 (1.24%) Tomcat
13 53 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 48 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 40 (0.92%) IBM Notes
16 38 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
17 31 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
18 30 (0.69%) nginx
18 30 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 963 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 944 (21.67%) MS Office
3 38 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.41%) MS Project
6 8 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.092%) InDesign
8 3 (0.069%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.069%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.069%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.046%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 57 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.73%) Northgate Housing
3 23 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 16 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.25%) SAP Business One
7 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.14%) Maximo
9 5 (0.11%) HiPortfolio
9 5 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.092%) Primavera
10 4 (0.092%) MFGPRO
10 4 (0.092%) Line 500
11 3 (0.069%) Sage 1000
11 3 (0.069%) Epicor Vantage
11 3 (0.069%) assyst
11 3 (0.069%) ResourceLink
12 2 (0.046%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 341 (7.83%) Office 365
2 98 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 78 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (0.90%) Mimecast
6 14 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 13 (0.30%) SaaS
7 13 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
7 13 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.21%) PaaS
9 6 (0.14%) IaaS
9 6 (0.14%) Yammer
10 4 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.092%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.069%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.046%) IBM PureFlex
13 1 (0.023%) Symantec.cloud
13 1 (0.023%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.023%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1121 (25.73%) DNS
2 1011 (23.21%) Firewall
3 906 (20.80%) SAN
4 886 (20.34%) TCP/IP
5 834 (19.15%) DHCP
6 721 (16.55%) LAN
7 720 (16.53%) WAN
8 526 (12.08%) VPN
9 295 (6.77%) Internet
10 276 (6.34%) NAS
11 226 (5.19%) VoIP
12 217 (4.98%) VLAN
13 200 (4.59%) Wireless
14 175 (4.02%) iSCSI
15 109 (2.50%) MPLS
16 105 (2.41%) Network Security
17 95 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
18 87 (2.00%) Intranet
19 85 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
20 83 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1081 (24.82%) SQL Server
2 459 (10.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 378 (8.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 171 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 112 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (2.32%) Relational Database
7 90 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 85 (1.95%) MySQL
9 74 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 68 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 49 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 42 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
15 26 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
16 21 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (0.37%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.34%) MS Access
18 15 (0.34%) NoSQL
19 14 (0.32%) DTS
Development Applications
1 51 (1.17%) Git (software)
2 49 (1.12%) JIRA
3 47 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (1.03%) Subversion
5 35 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 32 (0.73%) Hudson
7 31 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 26 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 25 (0.57%) Selenium
9 25 (0.57%) InstallShield
10 19 (0.44%) MSI
10 19 (0.44%) SpecFlow
11 17 (0.39%) NUnit
12 14 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.25%) LoadRunner
14 8 (0.18%) TestDirector
14 8 (0.18%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.16%) SoapUI
15 7 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
15 7 (0.16%) FitNesse
General
1 631 (14.49%) Finance
2 139 (3.19%) Law
2 139 (3.19%) Retail
3 137 (3.15%) Legal
4 126 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 96 (2.20%) Banking
6 81 (1.86%) Advertising
7 72 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 70 (1.61%) Back Office
9 35 (0.80%) Marketing
10 30 (0.69%) Electronics
11 28 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.60%) Billing
13 19 (0.44%) Publishing
14 18 (0.41%) Games
15 14 (0.32%) French Language
16 12 (0.28%) German Language
17 9 (0.21%) Automotive
18 8 (0.18%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 828 (19.01%) Support Engineer
2 780 (17.91%) Analyst
3 502 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 445 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 405 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 292 (6.70%) Administrator
7 288 (6.61%) IT Support
8 260 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 240 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
10 231 (5.30%) Technical Support
11 213 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 196 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
13 182 (4.18%) Server Engineer
14 173 (3.97%) Consultant
15 155 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 152 (3.49%) Desktop Support
16 152 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
17 142 (3.26%) IT Support Engineer
18 134 (3.08%) Developer
19 123 (2.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (5.53%) .NET
2 132 (3.03%) HTML
3 117 (2.69%) ASP.NET
4 111 (2.55%) XML
5 95 (2.18%) Web Services
6 68 (1.56%) XSLT
7 52 (1.19%) CSS
8 39 (0.90%) COM
9 37 (0.85%) jQuery
10 27 (0.62%) Ajax
11 24 (0.55%) SOAP
11 24 (0.55%) Application Packaging
12 22 (0.51%) LAMP
13 18 (0.41%) Software Packaging
14 17 (0.39%) .NET Framework
14 17 (0.39%) HTML5
14 17 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (0.37%) J2EE
16 13 (0.30%) CSS3
16 13 (0.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 390 (8.95%) Blackberry
2 389 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 336 (7.71%) Clustering
4 301 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 130 (2.98%) Replication
6 112 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 102 (2.34%) iPhone
8 77 (1.77%) Fat Client
8 77 (1.77%) Thin Client
9 65 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 57 (1.31%) Hedge funds
11 55 (1.26%) Statistics
12 47 (1.08%) iPad
13 46 (1.06%) Computer Science
14 39 (0.90%) N-Tier
15 37 (0.85%) PDA
15 37 (0.85%) EMC VNX
16 36 (0.83%) HP Storage
17 34 (0.78%) Wiki
18 32 (0.73%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4356 (100.00%) Windows
2 3523 (80.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2067 (47.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 951 (21.83%) Windows 7
5 935 (21.46%) Windows XP
6 689 (15.82%) Linux
7 578 (13.27%) Windows 8
8 279 (6.40%) Windows Vista
9 248 (5.69%) UNIX
10 240 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 186 (4.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 171 (3.93%) Windows 2000
13 139 (3.19%) Android
14 133 (3.05%) Mac OS X
15 87 (2.00%) Solaris
16 73 (1.68%) Debian
17 67 (1.54%) CentOS
18 61 (1.40%) Ubuntu
19 58 (1.33%) Apple iOS
20 54 (1.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1035 (23.76%) ITIL
2 291 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 283 (6.50%) Service Delivery
4 218 (5.00%) Migration
5 185 (4.25%) Project Management
6 184 (4.22%) Problem Management
7 163 (3.74%) Change Management
7 163 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 158 (3.63%) Incident Management
9 144 (3.31%) Mentoring
10 138 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
11 129 (2.96%) CRM
12 128 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
13 116 (2.66%) Service Management
14 104 (2.39%) Load Balancing
15 102 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
16 101 (2.32%) Business Continuity
17 100 (2.30%) Change Control
18 97 (2.23%) PRINCE2
19 93 (2.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1102 (25.30%) SQL
2 403 (9.25%) PowerShell
3 173 (3.97%) C#
4 139 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 136 (3.12%) Perl
6 131 (3.01%) VBScript
7 111 (2.55%) C
8 109 (2.50%) Java
9 100 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 98 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 96 (2.20%) VB
12 72 (1.65%) VB.NET
13 62 (1.42%) PHP
14 40 (0.92%) Shell Script
15 35 (0.80%) PL/SQL
16 31 (0.71%) Python
17 30 (0.69%) Ruby
18 24 (0.55%) Korn
19 21 (0.48%) VBA
20 19 (0.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 846 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 515 (11.82%) MCSE
3 342 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
4 320 (7.35%) CCNA
5 302 (6.93%) Security Cleared
6 293 (6.73%) MCP
7 291 (6.68%) MCITP
8 286 (6.57%) Degree
9 279 (6.40%) MCSA
10 220 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 204 (4.68%) SC Cleared
12 132 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
13 101 (2.32%) Citrix Certification
14 96 (2.20%) DV Cleared
15 93 (2.13%) MCTS
15 93 (2.13%) CCA
16 77 (1.77%) CCNP
17 55 (1.26%) A+ Certification
18 37 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
19 32 (0.73%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 512 (11.75%) SLA
2 88 (2.02%) QA
3 32 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.34%) COBIT
6 10 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.18%) GPG13
8 5 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.069%) TickIT
System Software
1 2646 (60.74%) Active Directory
2 1458 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 743 (17.06%) Hyper-V
4 587 (13.48%) vSphere
5 475 (10.90%) XenApp
6 383 (8.79%) VMware ESX
7 257 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
8 201 (4.61%) XenDesktop
9 194 (4.45%) XenServer
10 180 (4.13%) Terminal Services
11 107 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 77 (1.77%) VMware Server
13 71 (1.63%) Terminal Server
14 61 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
15 58 (1.33%) ISA Server
16 53 (1.22%) vCloud
17 52 (1.19%) Samba
18 47 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 42 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
20 38 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 486 (11.16%) SCCM
2 320 (7.35%) SCOM
3 250 (5.74%) Backup Exec
4 123 (2.82%) NetBackup
5 106 (2.43%) WSUS
6 86 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 72 (1.65%) Puppet
8 56 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
9 53 (1.22%) HP SIM
10 50 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 49 (1.12%) Nagios
12 40 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
13 39 (0.90%) Tivoli
14 33 (0.76%) FortiGate
15 32 (0.73%) Opsview
15 32 (0.73%) SCVMM
16 27 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 26 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 25 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
18 25 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2474 (56.80%) Microsoft
2 2257 (51.81%) VMware
3 1275 (29.27%) Citrix
4 1076 (24.70%) Cisco
5 732 (16.80%) HP
6 384 (8.82%) Symantec
7 348 (7.99%) Oracle
8 314 (7.21%) NetApp
9 304 (6.98%) Dell
10 238 (5.46%) Red Hat
11 231 (5.30%) Juniper
12 216 (4.96%) EMC
13 168 (3.86%) CheckPoint
14 159 (3.65%) Apple
15 156 (3.58%) IBM
16 132 (3.03%) Veeam
17 112 (2.57%) Avaya
18 82 (1.88%) SonicWALL
19 77 (1.77%) McAfee
19 77 (1.77%) Sophos
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £210 - £230 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £42-£47K per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 12 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Laptop + Phone
Posted: 13 hours ago