The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 113 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2726 3457 3880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.48% 3.39% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.21% 12.34% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2311 2962 3444
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29585 28021 30681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.90% 27.50% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24970 23900 26558
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -47 980 £40,000 -5.88% 105
South East -29 768 £35,000 -6.66% 71
Yorkshire -15 217 £30,000 -7.69% 32
East of England -23 188 £33,250 +7.25% 22
North West -11 186 £32,000 -8.57% 26
South West -40 159 £25,500 -21.53% 16
West Midlands -47 142 £35,000 -1.40% 20
East Midlands -21 104 £34,000 -6.84% 16
North East -15 9 £24,000 -12.72% 3
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5638 (100.00%) Windows
2 4635 (82.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 3087 (54.75%) Active Directory
4 2969 (52.66%) Microsoft
5 2814 (49.91%) VMware
6 2157 (38.26%) MS Exchange
7 1788 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1662 (29.48%) Citrix
9 1620 (28.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 1600 (28.38%) SQL Server
11 1564 (27.74%) SQL
12 1519 (26.94%) MS Excel
13 1455 (25.81%) DNS
14 1452 (25.75%) Windows XP
15 1268 (22.49%) Firewall
16 1251 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 1228 (21.78%) Windows 7
18 1225 (21.73%) TCP/IP
19 1213 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
20 1193 (21.16%) MS Office
21 1180 (20.93%) Cisco
22 1168 (20.72%) SAN
23 1155 (20.49%) ITIL
24 1020 (18.09%) DHCP
25 944 (16.74%) LAN
26 915 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2007
27 909 (16.12%) HP
28 904 (16.03%) Finance
29 901 (15.98%) WAN
30 875 (15.52%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2157 (38.26%) MS Exchange
2 1213 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 915 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 857 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 798 (14.15%) IIS
6 566 (10.04%) SharePoint
7 375 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 300 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 231 (4.10%) Lync
10 151 (2.68%) Tomcat
11 144 (2.55%) Apache
12 113 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
13 101 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
14 82 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
15 71 (1.26%) IBM Notes
16 56 (0.99%) WorkSite
17 47 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
18 43 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
19 39 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
20 31 (0.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 1519 (26.94%) MS Excel
2 1193 (21.16%) MS Office
3 62 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (0.83%) MS Project
5 27 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.16%) SPSS
7 5 (0.089%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.071%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.071%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.035%) Maya
9 2 (0.035%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.035%) InDesign
10 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 62 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (0.28%) Maximo
4 14 (0.25%) SAP Business One
5 13 (0.23%) Sage 1000
6 12 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.16%) Magento
7 9 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 9 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
8 8 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.12%) SalesLogix
10 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.11%) Sage 200
11 5 (0.089%) SAP Retail
11 5 (0.089%) SAP R/3
12 4 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.071%) Line 500
13 3 (0.053%) Epicor Vantage
13 3 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 204 (3.62%) Office 365
2 108 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (0.57%) SaaS
5 31 (0.55%) IaaS
5 31 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (0.21%) PaaS
7 11 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.053%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.035%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.018%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.018%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1455 (25.81%) DNS
2 1268 (22.49%) Firewall
3 1225 (21.73%) TCP/IP
4 1168 (20.72%) SAN
5 1020 (18.09%) DHCP
6 944 (16.74%) LAN
7 901 (15.98%) WAN
8 736 (13.05%) VPN
9 433 (7.68%) Internet
10 287 (5.09%) NAS
11 258 (4.58%) VoIP
12 234 (4.15%) Wireless
13 216 (3.83%) VLAN
14 158 (2.80%) iSCSI
15 157 (2.78%) MPLS
16 147 (2.61%) SSL
17 132 (2.34%) Network Security
18 122 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
19 95 (1.68%) FTP
20 91 (1.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1600 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 635 (11.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 518 (9.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 197 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 146 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 129 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 129 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 112 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 101 (1.79%) MySQL
9 91 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 54 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 52 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 48 (0.85%) DB2
13 43 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 27 (0.48%) IDOL
16 23 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (0.37%) DTS
18 21 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 38 (0.67%) Subversion
4 36 (0.64%) TestDirector
5 31 (0.55%) MSI
6 24 (0.43%) Git (software)
7 22 (0.39%) Selenium
7 22 (0.39%) Selenium IDE
8 19 (0.34%) JIRA
9 18 (0.32%) Toad
9 18 (0.32%) MSBuild
10 16 (0.28%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (0.18%) AdminStudio
12 10 (0.18%) WinRunner
12 10 (0.18%) Metasploit
13 9 (0.16%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.16%) InstallShield
14 8 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 904 (16.03%) Finance
2 246 (4.36%) Law
3 224 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 204 (3.62%) Retail
5 147 (2.61%) Legal
6 94 (1.67%) Banking
7 71 (1.26%) Marketing
8 58 (1.03%) Advertising
9 53 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 53 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 42 (0.74%) Back Office
11 28 (0.50%) French Language
12 24 (0.43%) Games
13 23 (0.41%) German Language
13 23 (0.41%) Automotive
14 22 (0.39%) Publishing
15 17 (0.30%) Military
16 13 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.21%) Italian Language
18 11 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1238 (21.96%) Analyst
2 1042 (18.48%) Support Engineer
3 702 (12.45%) Support Analyst
4 475 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 434 (7.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 423 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 396 (7.02%) IT Support
8 320 (5.68%) Administrator
9 300 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
10 258 (4.58%) Technical Support
11 246 (4.36%) Server Engineer
12 233 (4.13%) Server Support
13 226 (4.01%) Consultant
14 197 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
14 197 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 189 (3.35%) Applications Support
16 177 (3.14%) Service Analyst
17 175 (3.10%) IT Support Engineer
18 172 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 164 (2.91%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (6.65%) .NET
2 185 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 151 (2.68%) HTML
4 142 (2.52%) Web Services
5 113 (2.00%) XML
6 73 (1.29%) .NET Framework
7 57 (1.01%) CSS
8 49 (0.87%) LAMP
9 42 (0.74%) WCF
10 40 (0.71%) jQuery
11 37 (0.66%) XSLT
12 32 (0.57%) J2EE
13 30 (0.53%) SOAP
14 29 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (0.50%) COM
16 27 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (0.46%) Application Packaging
18 22 (0.39%) MSMQ
18 22 (0.39%) Software Packaging
19 21 (0.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 533 (9.45%) Blackberry
2 458 (8.12%) Clustering
3 172 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 164 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 157 (2.78%) Replication
6 89 (1.58%) Hedge funds
7 88 (1.56%) Thin Client
7 88 (1.56%) Fat Client
8 86 (1.53%) iPhone
9 66 (1.17%) SecurID
10 64 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 63 (1.12%) Firmware
12 61 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 57 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 54 (0.96%) iPad
15 44 (0.78%) Statistics
16 41 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
17 40 (0.71%) Mobile App
18 37 (0.66%) EqualLogic
19 35 (0.62%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5638 (100.00%) Windows
2 4635 (82.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 1620 (28.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 1452 (25.75%) Windows XP
5 1228 (21.78%) Windows 7
6 875 (15.52%) Linux
7 535 (9.49%) Windows 8
8 385 (6.83%) UNIX
9 357 (6.33%) Windows Vista
10 223 (3.96%) Windows 2000
11 207 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 179 (3.17%) Solaris
13 172 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 127 (2.25%) Mac OS X
15 113 (2.00%) Android
16 86 (1.53%) Mac OS
17 85 (1.51%) AIX
18 58 (1.03%) VMS
19 57 (1.01%) Apple iOS
20 56 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1155 (20.49%) ITIL
2 297 (5.27%) Service Delivery
3 283 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 262 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 242 (4.29%) Change Management
6 225 (3.99%) Incident Management
7 214 (3.80%) Project Management
8 197 (3.49%) Migration
9 185 (3.28%) Service Management
10 166 (2.94%) Load Balancing
11 161 (2.86%) CRM
11 161 (2.86%) Change Control
12 139 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
13 119 (2.11%) Configuration Management
13 119 (2.11%) E-Commerce
14 114 (2.02%) Root Cause Analysis
15 108 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
16 106 (1.88%) Time Management
17 94 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
18 92 (1.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1564 (27.74%) SQL
2 436 (7.73%) PowerShell
3 201 (3.57%) C#
4 198 (3.51%) Java
5 191 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 147 (2.61%) VBScript
7 140 (2.48%) Perl
8 135 (2.39%) JavaScript
9 129 (2.29%) VB
10 86 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 76 (1.35%) C
12 70 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 53 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 39 (0.69%) PHP
15 38 (0.67%) Python
16 35 (0.62%) PL/SQL
17 28 (0.50%) VBA
18 27 (0.48%) C++
19 20 (0.35%) AWK
20 16 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1251 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 826 (14.65%) MCSE
3 587 (10.41%) Degree
4 445 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 421 (7.47%) MCITP
6 406 (7.20%) MCP
7 390 (6.92%) CCNA
8 382 (6.78%) Security Cleared
9 322 (5.71%) MCSA
10 292 (5.18%) SC Cleared
11 219 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 166 (2.94%) DV Cleared
13 161 (2.86%) MCTS
14 137 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
15 109 (1.93%) CCNP
16 104 (1.84%) CCA
17 91 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
18 52 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 50 (0.89%) ISEB
20 42 (0.74%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 551 (9.77%) SLA
2 121 (2.15%) QA
3 76 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 67 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 25 (0.44%) TickIT
7 7 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (0.12%) GAMP
7 7 (0.12%) GCP
7 7 (0.12%) GMP
8 6 (0.11%) COBIT
9 5 (0.089%) DICOM
9 5 (0.089%) BS7799
10 4 (0.071%) HL7
11 3 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.018%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3087 (54.75%) Active Directory
2 1788 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 848 (15.04%) Hyper-V
4 616 (10.93%) XenApp
5 603 (10.70%) vSphere
6 425 (7.54%) VMware ESX
7 235 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 233 (4.13%) XenDesktop
9 199 (3.53%) Terminal Services
10 187 (3.32%) XenServer
11 121 (2.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 97 (1.72%) Terminal Server
13 87 (1.54%) ISA Server
14 86 (1.53%) MetaFrame
15 84 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
16 62 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
17 61 (1.08%) VMware Server
18 50 (0.89%) UAG
19 47 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
20 39 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 482 (8.55%) SCCM
2 409 (7.25%) Backup Exec
3 274 (4.86%) SCOM
4 210 (3.72%) WSUS
5 179 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 165 (2.93%) NetBackup
7 83 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 77 (1.37%) Tivoli
9 64 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
10 58 (1.03%) Nagios
11 44 (0.78%) MOM
11 44 (0.78%) HP SIM
12 41 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 40 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
14 36 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
15 35 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 34 (0.60%) SCVMM
17 33 (0.59%) ARCserve
18 31 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 31 (0.55%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
Vendors
1 2969 (52.66%) Microsoft
2 2814 (49.91%) VMware
3 1662 (29.48%) Citrix
4 1180 (20.93%) Cisco
5 909 (16.12%) HP
6 522 (9.26%) Symantec
7 494 (8.76%) Oracle
8 338 (6.00%) NetApp
9 329 (5.84%) Dell
10 297 (5.27%) EMC
11 253 (4.49%) Red Hat
12 225 (3.99%) IBM
13 183 (3.25%) CheckPoint
14 160 (2.84%) McAfee
15 152 (2.70%) Apple
16 137 (2.43%) Juniper
17 122 (2.16%) Lotus
18 108 (1.92%) Avaya
19 95 (1.68%) Veritas
20 94 (1.67%) Veeam
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