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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 144 121 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2086 2726 3552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.08% 2.44% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.74% 9.07% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 2327 3014
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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
26958 30057 27794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.94% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22782 25463 23725
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 June 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 June 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 -39 765 £40,000 -5.88% 61
South East -16 541 £37,500 +11.94% 61
South West +52 207 £31,500 +11.50% 27
East of England -14 170 £37,500 +10.29% 19
Yorkshire -31 139 £30,000 -6.25% 18
West Midlands -31 102 £32,500 +0.31% 16
North West -68 94 £30,000 - 26
East Midlands -41 55 £27,500 -29.48% 8
North East +8 18 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 4331 (100.00%) Windows
2 3546 (81.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2684 (61.97%) Active Directory
4 2470 (57.03%) Microsoft
5 2200 (50.80%) VMware
6 1985 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1878 (43.36%) MS Exchange
8 1424 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1252 (28.91%) Citrix
10 1163 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1139 (26.30%) DNS
12 1120 (25.86%) SQL
13 1091 (25.19%) Cisco
14 1067 (24.64%) SQL Server
15 1016 (23.46%) ITIL
16 1014 (23.41%) Firewall
17 986 (22.77%) MS Excel
18 979 (22.60%) Windows 7
19 954 (22.03%) MS Office
20 931 (21.50%) SAN
21 924 (21.33%) Windows XP
22 872 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
23 866 (20.00%) TCP/IP
24 829 (19.14%) DHCP
25 784 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2007
26 748 (17.27%) Hyper-V
27 724 (16.72%) HP
28 705 (16.28%) LAN
29 703 (16.23%) WAN
30 657 (15.17%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1878 (43.36%) MS Exchange
2 1163 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 784 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 584 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 578 (13.35%) IIS
6 477 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 444 (10.25%) SharePoint
8 317 (7.32%) Lync
9 207 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 115 (2.66%) Apache
11 67 (1.55%) WorkSite
12 58 (1.34%) Tomcat
12 58 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 50 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
14 48 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
15 46 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
16 39 (0.90%) IBM Notes
17 30 (0.69%) nginx
18 26 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
18 26 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 986 (22.77%) MS Excel
2 954 (22.03%) MS Office
3 37 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.51%) MS Project
6 6 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.092%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.069%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.069%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.046%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 58 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.60%) Northgate Housing
3 21 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 15 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 10 (0.23%) SAP Business One
8 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.14%) Maximo
10 5 (0.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 5 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
10 5 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.092%) Line 500
11 4 (0.092%) Primavera
11 4 (0.092%) MFGPRO
11 4 (0.092%) Epicor Vantage
12 3 (0.069%) Agresso
12 3 (0.069%) Sage 1000
12 3 (0.069%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 299 (6.90%) Office 365
2 80 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 66 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (0.81%) Mimecast
6 12 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
6 12 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 10 (0.23%) SaaS
9 6 (0.14%) Yammer
10 5 (0.12%) IaaS
11 4 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.092%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.069%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.046%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.046%) PaaS
14 1 (0.023%) Route 53
14 1 (0.023%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1139 (26.30%) DNS
2 1014 (23.41%) Firewall
3 931 (21.50%) SAN
4 866 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 829 (19.14%) DHCP
6 705 (16.28%) LAN
7 703 (16.23%) WAN
8 527 (12.17%) VPN
9 296 (6.83%) Internet
10 280 (6.47%) NAS
11 220 (5.08%) VLAN
12 212 (4.89%) Wireless
13 207 (4.78%) VoIP
14 179 (4.13%) iSCSI
15 106 (2.45%) MPLS
16 95 (2.19%) Network Security
17 90 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
18 86 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
18 86 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
19 83 (1.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1067 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 466 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 368 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 166 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 114 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 82 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 82 (1.89%) MySQL
8 76 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 73 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 53 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 45 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 43 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 30 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
16 20 (0.46%) RDBMS
17 18 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (0.37%) IDOL
18 16 (0.37%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 43 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 39 (0.90%) Subversion
3 38 (0.88%) JIRA
4 36 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 30 (0.69%) Hudson
7 23 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 17 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 17 (0.39%) InstallShield
9 16 (0.37%) LoadRunner
10 14 (0.32%) MSI
11 11 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.23%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.21%) TestDirector
14 8 (0.18%) Selenium
14 8 (0.18%) NUnit
15 7 (0.16%) Facilita Forecast
15 7 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
16 5 (0.12%) PowerBuilder
17 4 (0.092%) Oracle Forms
General
1 623 (14.38%) Finance
2 152 (3.51%) Law
3 138 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 128 (2.96%) Legal
4 128 (2.96%) Retail
5 92 (2.12%) Banking
6 77 (1.78%) Advertising
7 71 (1.64%) Back Office
8 67 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 40 (0.92%) Marketing
10 36 (0.83%) Electronics
11 28 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.62%) Billing
13 20 (0.46%) Publishing
14 17 (0.39%) Games
15 15 (0.35%) French Language
16 13 (0.30%) German Language
17 10 (0.23%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.23%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 856 (19.76%) Support Engineer
2 746 (17.22%) Analyst
3 503 (11.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 430 (9.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 378 (8.73%) Support Analyst
6 312 (7.20%) IT Support
7 284 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 273 (6.30%) Administrator
9 247 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
10 233 (5.38%) Technical Support
11 202 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 185 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 181 (4.18%) Server Engineer
14 179 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
15 168 (3.88%) Consultant
16 151 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
17 149 (3.44%) Desktop Support
18 132 (3.05%) DBA
19 126 (2.91%) IT Support Engineer
20 123 (2.84%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (5.17%) .NET
2 125 (2.89%) HTML
3 111 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 106 (2.45%) XML
5 87 (2.01%) Web Services
6 68 (1.57%) XSLT
7 49 (1.13%) CSS
8 40 (0.92%) COM
9 33 (0.76%) jQuery
10 25 (0.58%) Application Packaging
11 23 (0.53%) Ajax
12 21 (0.48%) Software Packaging
13 19 (0.44%) LAMP
14 17 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (0.39%) HTML5
14 17 (0.39%) SOAP
15 16 (0.37%) J2EE
16 15 (0.35%) MAPI
16 15 (0.35%) .NET Framework
17 14 (0.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 399 (9.21%) Data Centre
2 390 (9.00%) Blackberry
3 361 (8.34%) Clustering
4 300 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (3.35%) Replication
6 108 (2.49%) iPhone
7 104 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 78 (1.80%) Thin Client
8 78 (1.80%) Fat Client
9 74 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 56 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 54 (1.25%) Statistics
12 49 (1.13%) iPad
13 45 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 43 (0.99%) N-Tier
14 43 (0.99%) PDA
15 32 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (0.69%) Wiki
17 24 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
17 24 (0.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4331 (100.00%) Windows
2 3546 (81.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 1985 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 979 (22.60%) Windows 7
5 924 (21.33%) Windows XP
6 657 (15.17%) Linux
7 567 (13.09%) Windows 8
8 282 (6.51%) Windows Vista
9 237 (5.47%) UNIX
10 204 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 183 (4.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 156 (3.60%) Windows 2000
13 132 (3.05%) Android
14 130 (3.00%) Mac OS X
15 88 (2.03%) Solaris
16 66 (1.52%) CentOS
17 65 (1.50%) Debian
18 61 (1.41%) Apple iOS
19 59 (1.36%) Ubuntu
20 51 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1016 (23.46%) ITIL
2 304 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 271 (6.26%) Service Delivery
4 209 (4.83%) Migration
5 180 (4.16%) Problem Management
6 173 (3.99%) Project Management
7 156 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 149 (3.44%) Change Management
9 133 (3.07%) Incident Management
10 125 (2.89%) CRM
11 120 (2.77%) Capacity Planning
12 119 (2.75%) Mentoring
13 114 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
14 110 (2.54%) Service Management
15 108 (2.49%) Load Balancing
15 108 (2.49%) Performance Tuning
16 103 (2.38%) Time Management
17 101 (2.33%) Business Continuity
18 91 (2.10%) Data Protection
19 90 (2.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1120 (25.86%) SQL
2 412 (9.51%) PowerShell
3 148 (3.42%) C#
4 143 (3.30%) VBScript
5 132 (3.05%) Perl
6 119 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 103 (2.38%) C
7 103 (2.38%) VB
8 101 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 101 (2.33%) Java
9 85 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 76 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 59 (1.36%) PHP
12 48 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 33 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 31 (0.72%) Ruby
15 28 (0.65%) Python
16 24 (0.55%) VBA
17 22 (0.51%) Korn
18 20 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 872 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 555 (12.81%) MCSE
3 367 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
4 337 (7.78%) CCNA
5 325 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 316 (7.30%) MCP
7 291 (6.72%) MCITP
8 289 (6.67%) MCSA
9 271 (6.26%) Degree
10 221 (5.10%) SC Cleared
11 206 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 120 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
13 118 (2.72%) DV Cleared
14 102 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
15 98 (2.26%) CCA
15 98 (2.26%) MCTS
16 83 (1.92%) CCNP
17 48 (1.11%) A+ Certification
18 38 (0.88%) VCP5
19 30 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 471 (10.88%) SLA
2 53 (1.22%) QA
3 36 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.35%) COBIT
7 8 (0.18%) GPG13
8 5 (0.12%) TickIT
9 3 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2684 (61.97%) Active Directory
2 1424 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 748 (17.27%) Hyper-V
4 577 (13.32%) vSphere
5 462 (10.67%) XenApp
6 383 (8.84%) VMware ESX
7 253 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
8 207 (4.78%) XenDesktop
9 183 (4.23%) XenServer
10 155 (3.58%) Terminal Services
11 104 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 84 (1.94%) VMware Server
13 66 (1.52%) ISA Server
14 58 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
15 56 (1.29%) Terminal Server
16 54 (1.25%) vCloud
17 50 (1.15%) Samba
18 48 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 45 (1.04%) Xen
20 42 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 490 (11.31%) SCCM
2 321 (7.41%) SCOM
3 248 (5.73%) Backup Exec
4 137 (3.16%) NetBackup
5 116 (2.68%) WSUS
6 90 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 64 (1.48%) Puppet
8 57 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 55 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
10 50 (1.15%) HP SIM
11 47 (1.09%) Nagios
12 44 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 38 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 37 (0.85%) FortiGate
15 35 (0.81%) Opsview
16 34 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 33 (0.76%) Tivoli
18 31 (0.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 30 (0.69%) SCVMM
20 29 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2470 (57.03%) Microsoft
2 2200 (50.80%) VMware
3 1252 (28.91%) Citrix
4 1091 (25.19%) Cisco
5 724 (16.72%) HP
6 400 (9.24%) Symantec
7 341 (7.87%) Oracle
8 309 (7.13%) NetApp
9 299 (6.90%) Dell
10 250 (5.77%) Juniper
11 235 (5.43%) EMC
12 215 (4.96%) Red Hat
13 173 (3.99%) Apple
14 163 (3.76%) CheckPoint
15 152 (3.51%) IBM
16 125 (2.89%) Veeam
17 109 (2.52%) Avaya
18 86 (1.99%) McAfee
19 78 (1.80%) Sophos
20 77 (1.78%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 Days, Laptop, Mobile, Pension
Posted: 58 minutes ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 18k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
City of London
Salary: From £35,840 to £40,660 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago