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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 102 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2995 3669 4174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.65% 3.53% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.86% 12.96% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2557 3107 3731
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 £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30360 28319 31870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.86% 27.21% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25481 24016 27668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 1183 £41,125 -3.23% 111
South East -25 718 £35,000 -6.66% 67
East of England -4 281 £34,000 -1.95% 30
Yorkshire -36 240 £30,000 -7.69% 22
North West +4 228 £27,500 -16.66% 33
East Midlands -13 143 £38,000 +8.57% 12
South West -42 128 £29,500 -9.23% 15
West Midlands -22 123 £30,500 -14.68% 17
North East -11 11 £24,000 -4.76% 6
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6029 (100.00%) Windows
2 5138 (85.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3432 (56.92%) Microsoft
4 3393 (56.28%) Active Directory
5 3062 (50.79%) VMware
6 2413 (40.02%) MS Exchange
7 1967 (32.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1818 (30.15%) Citrix
9 1779 (29.51%) SQL Server
10 1741 (28.88%) MS Excel
11 1687 (27.98%) SQL
12 1567 (25.99%) DNS
13 1527 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 1435 (23.80%) Windows XP
15 1427 (23.67%) Firewall
16 1359 (22.54%) Cisco
17 1334 (22.13%) Exchange Server 2010
18 1322 (21.93%) SAN
19 1309 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
20 1279 (21.21%) ITIL
21 1208 (20.04%) TCP/IP
22 1204 (19.97%) MS Office
23 1189 (19.72%) Windows 7
24 1079 (17.90%) DHCP
25 1017 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2007
26 966 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2003
27 962 (15.96%) WAN
28 958 (15.89%) LAN
29 949 (15.74%) Finance
30 948 (15.72%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2413 (40.02%) MS Exchange
2 1334 (22.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1017 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 966 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 874 (14.50%) IIS
6 680 (11.28%) SharePoint
7 400 (6.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 369 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 292 (4.84%) Lync
10 159 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 125 (2.07%) Apache
12 116 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
13 102 (1.69%) Tomcat
14 84 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
15 75 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
16 66 (1.09%) IBM Notes
17 64 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
18 53 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
19 36 (0.60%) WorkSite
20 29 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1741 (28.88%) MS Excel
2 1204 (19.97%) MS Office
3 91 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 78 (1.29%) MS Project
5 59 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.083%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.033%) SPSS
9 2 (0.033%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 71 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.33%) SAP Business One
3 14 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 12 (0.20%) Maximo
5 11 (0.18%) Sage 1000
5 11 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.15%) Magento
7 6 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.100%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 6 (0.100%) RiskWrite
8 5 (0.083%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.083%) Epicor Vantage
9 4 (0.066%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.050%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.050%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.050%) Capstone
11 2 (0.033%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 173 (2.87%) Office 365
2 127 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (1.00%) SaaS
4 42 (0.70%) IaaS
5 31 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.100%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.017%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 1567 (25.99%) DNS
2 1427 (23.67%) Firewall
3 1322 (21.93%) SAN
4 1208 (20.04%) TCP/IP
5 1079 (17.90%) DHCP
6 962 (15.96%) WAN
7 958 (15.89%) LAN
8 823 (13.65%) VPN
9 467 (7.75%) Internet
10 266 (4.41%) NAS
11 252 (4.18%) Wireless
12 236 (3.91%) VLAN
13 231 (3.83%) VoIP
14 209 (3.47%) iSCSI
15 193 (3.20%) SSL
16 122 (2.02%) MPLS
17 116 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
18 111 (1.84%) NetScaler
19 108 (1.79%) FTP
20 104 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1779 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 758 (12.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 631 (10.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 217 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 215 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 151 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 145 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 112 (1.86%) Oracle Database
9 101 (1.68%) Relational Database
10 71 (1.18%) MySQL
11 67 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 52 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 39 (0.65%) RDBMS
15 37 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 33 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (0.46%) DB2
18 21 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
19 19 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
20 17 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 112 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 70 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (0.60%) MSBuild
4 19 (0.32%) JIRA
5 16 (0.27%) MSI
6 13 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (0.20%) NUnit
7 12 (0.20%) TestDirector
7 12 (0.20%) Selenium
7 12 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
8 9 (0.15%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.15%) InstallShield
8 9 (0.15%) AdminStudio
8 9 (0.15%) StarTeam
9 8 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.13%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.100%) Git (software)
10 6 (0.100%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.066%) AppScan
11 4 (0.066%) Eclipse
General
1 949 (15.74%) Finance
2 227 (3.77%) Law
3 198 (3.28%) Retail
4 189 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 131 (2.17%) Legal
6 130 (2.16%) Banking
7 72 (1.19%) Marketing
8 58 (0.96%) Advertising
9 51 (0.85%) Back Office
10 44 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 41 (0.68%) French Language
12 38 (0.63%) German Language
12 38 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 28 (0.46%) Publishing
14 24 (0.40%) Spanish Language
15 22 (0.36%) Automotive
16 20 (0.33%) Games
17 17 (0.28%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.25%) Military
19 13 (0.22%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1193 (19.79%) Analyst
2 1035 (17.17%) Support Engineer
3 663 (11.00%) Support Analyst
4 461 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 442 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 441 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 435 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
8 426 (7.07%) Administrator
9 410 (6.80%) IT Support
10 353 (5.86%) Consultant
11 278 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
12 220 (3.65%) Technical Support
13 213 (3.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 202 (3.35%) Server Engineer
15 194 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 192 (3.18%) DBA
17 184 (3.05%) Server Support
18 180 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 173 (2.87%) Service Analyst
20 165 (2.74%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (7.56%) .NET
2 209 (3.47%) ASP.NET
3 160 (2.65%) HTML
4 151 (2.50%) XML
5 125 (2.07%) Web Services
6 115 (1.91%) .NET Framework
7 104 (1.72%) CSS
8 61 (1.01%) jQuery
9 54 (0.90%) Ajax
10 50 (0.83%) XSLT
11 43 (0.71%) X-Windows
12 39 (0.65%) LAMP
12 39 (0.65%) Application Packaging
13 37 (0.61%) J2EE
14 36 (0.60%) WCF
15 34 (0.56%) WSH
16 28 (0.46%) COM
17 23 (0.38%) Middleware
18 18 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
18 18 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 619 (10.27%) Blackberry
2 549 (9.11%) Clustering
3 228 (3.78%) Replication
4 163 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 159 (2.64%) Thin Client
5 159 (2.64%) Fat Client
6 123 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 111 (1.84%) Hedge funds
8 107 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 89 (1.48%) iPhone
10 84 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 79 (1.31%) Client/Server
12 70 (1.16%) iPad
13 69 (1.14%) Firmware
14 58 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
15 41 (0.68%) Mathematics
16 34 (0.56%) SecurID
17 32 (0.53%) CLARiiON
18 28 (0.46%) Smartcard
19 27 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6029 (100.00%) Windows
2 5138 (85.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1527 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1435 (23.80%) Windows XP
5 1189 (19.72%) Windows 7
6 886 (14.70%) Linux
7 462 (7.66%) UNIX
8 452 (7.50%) Windows 8
9 384 (6.37%) Windows Vista
10 246 (4.08%) Windows 2000
11 207 (3.43%) Windows 2000 Server
12 204 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 196 (3.25%) Solaris
14 127 (2.11%) Mac OS X
15 126 (2.09%) Mac OS
16 101 (1.68%) Android
17 57 (0.95%) Apple iOS
18 51 (0.85%) AIX
19 48 (0.80%) CentOS
19 48 (0.80%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1279 (21.21%) ITIL
2 359 (5.95%) Problem Management
3 358 (5.94%) Service Delivery
4 288 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 267 (4.43%) Migration
6 262 (4.35%) Service Management
7 249 (4.13%) Change Management
8 246 (4.08%) Project Management
9 184 (3.05%) Incident Management
10 183 (3.04%) Load Balancing
11 182 (3.02%) CRM
12 169 (2.80%) E-Commerce
13 167 (2.77%) Performance Tuning
14 158 (2.62%) Change Control
15 153 (2.54%) Time Management
16 142 (2.36%) Root Cause Analysis
17 119 (1.97%) Configuration Management
18 107 (1.77%) Business Intelligence
18 107 (1.77%) Capacity Planning
19 101 (1.68%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1687 (27.98%) SQL
2 607 (10.07%) PowerShell
3 262 (4.35%) C#
4 207 (3.43%) T-SQL
5 165 (2.74%) Java
6 160 (2.65%) VBScript
7 155 (2.57%) JavaScript
8 149 (2.47%) VB
9 148 (2.45%) Perl
10 72 (1.19%) VB.NET
11 64 (1.06%) C
12 58 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 50 (0.83%) VBA
14 49 (0.81%) PHP
15 47 (0.78%) Python
16 40 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 28 (0.46%) C++
18 27 (0.45%) AWK
19 24 (0.40%) PL/SQL
20 19 (0.32%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1309 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 840 (13.93%) MCSE
3 583 (9.67%) Degree
4 483 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
5 455 (7.55%) MCITP
6 424 (7.03%) MCP
7 416 (6.90%) CCNA
8 345 (5.72%) MCSA
9 302 (5.01%) Security Cleared
10 230 (3.81%) SC Cleared
11 224 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 200 (3.32%) MCTS
13 163 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
14 137 (2.27%) CCA
15 120 (1.99%) CCNP
16 111 (1.84%) DV Cleared
17 87 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (0.71%) ISEB
19 39 (0.65%) A+ Certification
20 38 (0.63%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 586 (9.72%) SLA
2 137 (2.27%) QA
3 75 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 38 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.40%) TickIT
7 8 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 8 (0.13%) GAMP
7 8 (0.13%) GCP
7 8 (0.13%) GMP
8 5 (0.083%) BS7799
9 4 (0.066%) COBIT
9 4 (0.066%) DICOM
10 3 (0.050%) HL7
11 1 (0.017%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.017%) GxP
System Software
1 3393 (56.28%) Active Directory
2 1967 (32.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 889 (14.75%) Hyper-V
4 782 (12.97%) vSphere
5 739 (12.26%) XenApp
6 501 (8.31%) VMware ESX
7 261 (4.33%) XenDesktop
8 255 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
9 249 (4.13%) Terminal Services
10 205 (3.40%) XenServer
11 95 (1.58%) Terminal Server
12 90 (1.49%) MetaFrame
13 88 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
14 81 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 76 (1.26%) ISA Server
16 67 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
17 66 (1.09%) UAG
18 61 (1.01%) VMware Server
19 53 (0.88%) Xen
20 51 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 626 (10.38%) SCCM
2 427 (7.08%) SCOM
3 410 (6.80%) Backup Exec
4 247 (4.10%) WSUS
5 198 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 183 (3.04%) NetBackup
7 100 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
8 73 (1.21%) Nagios
9 68 (1.13%) Tivoli
10 67 (1.11%) HP SIM
11 65 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 60 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 55 (0.91%) MOM
14 40 (0.66%) SCVMM
14 40 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 37 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
16 36 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 33 (0.55%) Puppet
18 32 (0.53%) Cacti
19 30 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3432 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 3062 (50.79%) VMware
3 1818 (30.15%) Citrix
4 1359 (22.54%) Cisco
5 948 (15.72%) HP
6 595 (9.87%) Symantec
7 386 (6.40%) Oracle
8 344 (5.71%) EMC
9 339 (5.62%) Dell
10 329 (5.46%) NetApp
11 245 (4.06%) Red Hat
12 202 (3.35%) IBM
13 196 (3.25%) McAfee
14 179 (2.97%) Apple
15 147 (2.44%) CheckPoint
16 140 (2.32%) Juniper
17 133 (2.21%) SolarWinds
18 121 (2.01%) Lotus
19 108 (1.79%) Avaya
20 105 (1.74%) Veeam
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
networx
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hyphen
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hyphen
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £36,479k + £3,501 Location Allowance to £41, 516
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: c£28,728 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £42,350 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago