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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 110 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2691 3241 3801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.52% 3.25% 3.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 11.77% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 2786 3401
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
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
28837 27545 30608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.96% 27.60% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 23726 26488
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 £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -46 938 £40,000 -5.88% 89
South East -13 757 £35,000 -6.66% 87
Yorkshire -19 237 £32,000 +3.22% 21
North West -19 175 £32,000 -5.88% 24
East of England -22 174 £32,500 +1.56% 16
South West -13 171 £27,000 -10.00% 22
West Midlands -34 167 £35,000 -0.70% 20
East Midlands -2 108 £35,000 -1.40% 12
North East -28 6 £24,000 -20.00% 10
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 19 September 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 5460 (100.00%) Windows
2 4460 (81.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2995 (54.85%) Active Directory
4 2810 (51.47%) Microsoft
5 2732 (50.04%) VMware
6 2125 (38.92%) MS Exchange
7 1767 (32.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1681 (30.79%) Citrix
9 1673 (30.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 1536 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 1503 (27.53%) DNS
12 1486 (27.22%) SQL
13 1410 (25.82%) MS Excel
14 1378 (25.24%) Windows XP
15 1259 (23.06%) Windows 7
16 1239 (22.69%) Firewall
17 1195 (21.89%) TCP/IP
18 1190 (21.79%) MS Office
19 1184 (21.68%) Exchange Server 2010
20 1180 (21.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 1159 (21.23%) ITIL
22 1128 (20.66%) Cisco
23 1074 (19.67%) DHCP
24 1036 (18.97%) SAN
25 949 (17.38%) LAN
26 914 (16.74%) WAN
27 904 (16.56%) Finance
28 896 (16.41%) Exchange Server 2007
29 874 (16.01%) Linux
30 838 (15.35%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2125 (38.92%) MS Exchange
2 1184 (21.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 896 (16.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 791 (14.49%) IIS
5 788 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 519 (9.51%) SharePoint
7 428 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 282 (5.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 232 (4.25%) Lync
10 204 (3.74%) Apache
11 151 (2.77%) Tomcat
12 119 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 91 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
14 61 (1.12%) IBM Notes
15 59 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
16 57 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
17 49 (0.90%) WorkSite
18 37 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
19 32 (0.59%) WebSphere
20 30 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1410 (25.82%) MS Excel
2 1190 (21.79%) MS Office
3 46 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (0.75%) MS Project
5 27 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.22%) SPSS
7 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.092%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.055%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.055%) Maya
9 3 (0.055%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.037%) InDesign
11 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 59 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (0.29%) SAP Business One
3 15 (0.27%) Maximo
4 12 (0.22%) Sage 1000
4 12 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.11%) Line 500
7 6 (0.11%) SalesLogix
8 5 (0.092%) SAP R/3
8 5 (0.092%) SAP Retail
9 4 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.073%) Magento
9 4 (0.073%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.055%) Epicor Vantage
10 3 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 182 (3.33%) Office 365
2 84 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 49 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (0.51%) IaaS
6 24 (0.44%) SaaS
7 17 (0.31%) PaaS
8 7 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.073%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.037%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.037%) GitHub
10 2 (0.037%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1503 (27.53%) DNS
2 1239 (22.69%) Firewall
3 1195 (21.89%) TCP/IP
4 1074 (19.67%) DHCP
5 1036 (18.97%) SAN
6 949 (17.38%) LAN
7 914 (16.74%) WAN
8 681 (12.47%) VPN
9 424 (7.77%) Internet
10 284 (5.20%) VoIP
11 258 (4.73%) NAS
12 237 (4.34%) Wireless
13 202 (3.70%) VLAN
14 167 (3.06%) SSL
15 151 (2.77%) MPLS
16 127 (2.33%) iSCSI
17 123 (2.25%) Network Security
18 113 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
19 97 (1.78%) IP Telephony
20 91 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1536 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 592 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 477 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 166 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 134 (2.45%) Oracle Database
6 124 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 123 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 114 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 113 (2.07%) MySQL
10 97 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 61 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 55 (1.01%) DB2
13 51 (0.93%) IDOL
14 50 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 46 (0.84%) EDRMS
16 45 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
17 32 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 25 (0.46%) DTS
19 21 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
20 20 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (0.86%) Subversion
3 43 (0.79%) TestDirector
4 38 (0.70%) Visual Studio
5 37 (0.68%) LoadRunner
6 36 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 30 (0.55%) Git (software)
8 28 (0.51%) MSI
9 26 (0.48%) Toad
10 19 (0.35%) WinRunner
10 19 (0.35%) SilkPerformer
11 17 (0.31%) JIRA
12 16 (0.29%) Selenium
12 16 (0.29%) Selenium IDE
13 12 (0.22%) MSBuild
14 10 (0.18%) Metasploit
14 10 (0.18%) NUnit
14 10 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
15 9 (0.16%) PVCS
General
1 904 (16.56%) Finance
2 263 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 237 (4.34%) Retail
4 204 (3.74%) Law
5 135 (2.47%) Legal
6 99 (1.81%) Banking
7 69 (1.26%) Marketing
8 63 (1.15%) Advertising
9 60 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 51 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 42 (0.77%) Back Office
12 23 (0.42%) French Language
13 22 (0.40%) Publishing
14 14 (0.26%) Automotive
15 13 (0.24%) Games
15 13 (0.24%) German Language
16 10 (0.18%) Military
17 9 (0.16%) Local Government
17 9 (0.16%) Billing
18 8 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1203 (22.03%) Analyst
2 1076 (19.71%) Support Engineer
3 693 (12.69%) Support Analyst
4 483 (8.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 410 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 402 (7.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 379 (6.94%) IT Support
8 281 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
9 272 (4.98%) Server Engineer
10 265 (4.85%) Administrator
11 250 (4.58%) Technical Support
12 230 (4.21%) Server Support
13 202 (3.70%) Consultant
14 187 (3.42%) Applications Support
15 185 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 181 (3.32%) Service Analyst
16 181 (3.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 171 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
18 170 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 168 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (6.17%) .NET
2 176 (3.22%) ASP.NET
3 149 (2.73%) Web Services
4 147 (2.69%) HTML
5 115 (2.11%) XML
6 68 (1.25%) .NET Framework
7 45 (0.82%) WCF
8 44 (0.81%) CSS
9 39 (0.71%) LAMP
9 39 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 38 (0.70%) SOAP
11 36 (0.66%) jQuery
12 30 (0.55%) XSLT
13 29 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (0.48%) REST
14 26 (0.48%) Middleware
15 25 (0.46%) COM
16 24 (0.44%) J2EE
16 24 (0.44%) MSMQ
16 24 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 506 (9.27%) Blackberry
2 418 (7.66%) Clustering
3 413 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 180 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 164 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 118 (2.16%) Replication
7 97 (1.78%) Hedge funds
8 88 (1.61%) iPhone
9 69 (1.26%) Fat Client
9 69 (1.26%) Statistics
9 69 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 60 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 56 (1.03%) SecurID
11 56 (1.03%) iPad
12 49 (0.90%) Firmware
13 47 (0.86%) EqualLogic
14 41 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
15 40 (0.73%) Mathematics
16 39 (0.71%) Mobile App
16 39 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5460 (100.00%) Windows
2 4460 (81.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1673 (30.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1378 (25.24%) Windows XP
5 1259 (23.06%) Windows 7
6 874 (16.01%) Linux
7 529 (9.69%) Windows 8
8 386 (7.07%) UNIX
9 341 (6.25%) Windows Vista
10 232 (4.25%) Windows 2000
11 214 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 205 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 176 (3.22%) Solaris
14 119 (2.18%) Android
15 111 (2.03%) Mac OS X
16 92 (1.68%) AIX
17 73 (1.34%) CentOS
18 68 (1.25%) Mac OS
19 65 (1.19%) VMS
20 58 (1.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1159 (21.23%) ITIL
2 315 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 284 (5.20%) Service Delivery
4 257 (4.71%) Change Management
5 229 (4.19%) Problem Management
6 226 (4.14%) Incident Management
6 226 (4.14%) Project Management
7 196 (3.59%) Migration
8 182 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 171 (3.13%) Change Control
9 171 (3.13%) Service Management
10 153 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
11 152 (2.78%) CRM
12 138 (2.53%) Load Balancing
13 120 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
14 118 (2.16%) Time Management
15 113 (2.07%) Performance Tuning
15 113 (2.07%) Kalman Filter
16 108 (1.98%) Configuration Management
17 103 (1.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1486 (27.22%) SQL
2 423 (7.75%) PowerShell
3 201 (3.68%) C#
4 177 (3.24%) Java
5 147 (2.69%) T-SQL
6 144 (2.64%) VBScript
7 142 (2.60%) Perl
8 135 (2.47%) VB
9 133 (2.44%) JavaScript
10 87 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 85 (1.56%) C
12 59 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 57 (1.04%) Bash Shell
14 49 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 40 (0.73%) Python
16 36 (0.66%) PHP
16 36 (0.66%) C++
17 27 (0.49%) AWK
18 22 (0.40%) VBA
19 20 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 1180 (21.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 760 (13.92%) MCSE
3 574 (10.51%) Degree
4 446 (8.17%) Security Cleared
5 442 (8.10%) Cisco Certification
6 406 (7.44%) MCP
7 382 (7.00%) CCNA
8 381 (6.98%) MCITP
9 355 (6.50%) SC Cleared
10 316 (5.79%) MCSA
11 245 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 206 (3.77%) DV Cleared
13 167 (3.06%) MCTS
14 132 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
15 120 (2.20%) CCNP
16 97 (1.78%) CCA
17 94 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
18 76 (1.39%) ISEB
19 61 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 60 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 524 (9.60%) SLA
2 73 (1.34%) QA
3 70 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 49 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.44%) TickIT
7 11 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.11%) BS7799
9 5 (0.092%) COBIT
10 4 (0.073%) HL7
10 4 (0.073%) DICOM
11 3 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.055%) GAMP
11 3 (0.055%) GCP
11 3 (0.055%) GMP
12 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.018%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.018%) EMIR
12 1 (0.018%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2995 (54.85%) Active Directory
2 1767 (32.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 791 (14.49%) Hyper-V
4 614 (11.25%) XenApp
5 545 (9.98%) vSphere
6 434 (7.95%) VMware ESX
7 225 (4.12%) XenDesktop
8 221 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
9 195 (3.57%) XenServer
10 165 (3.02%) Terminal Services
11 114 (2.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 104 (1.90%) MetaFrame
13 100 (1.83%) ISA Server
14 71 (1.30%) Terminal Server
15 63 (1.15%) VMware Server
16 54 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
17 43 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 43 (0.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 43 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
18 40 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 509 (9.32%) SCCM
2 361 (6.61%) Backup Exec
3 280 (5.13%) SCOM
4 212 (3.88%) WSUS
5 197 (3.61%) NetBackup
6 163 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
7 88 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 69 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
9 68 (1.25%) HP SIM
10 67 (1.23%) Tivoli
11 59 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 59 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
12 57 (1.04%) Nagios
13 43 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 43 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
13 43 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 34 (0.62%) MOM
15 32 (0.59%) SCVMM
16 30 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 29 (0.53%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2810 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 2732 (50.04%) VMware
3 1681 (30.79%) Citrix
4 1128 (20.66%) Cisco
5 838 (15.35%) HP
6 544 (9.96%) Oracle
7 452 (8.28%) Symantec
8 385 (7.05%) NetApp
9 324 (5.93%) Dell
10 276 (5.05%) EMC
11 252 (4.62%) Red Hat
12 234 (4.29%) IBM
13 187 (3.42%) CheckPoint
14 163 (2.99%) Juniper
15 157 (2.88%) McAfee
16 146 (2.67%) Apple
17 129 (2.36%) Avaya
18 127 (2.33%) Veritas
19 124 (2.27%) Fujitsu
20 100 (1.83%) Lotus
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £73000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago