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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 168 117 76
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1895 2736 3446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.85% 2.50% 3.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.00% 9.29% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 2319 2960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,725 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
27079 29448 27985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.46% 26.91% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22973 24815 23846
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 £65,700 £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 30 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 30 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 -34 732 £44,000 +10.00% 68
South East -54 461 £35,000 - 41
East of England -5 165 £34,000 +3.03% 14
South West -9 161 £31,500 +21.15% 11
West Midlands -18 115 £30,750 -12.14% 19
Yorkshire -65 115 £32,500 +6.55% 18
North West -60 95 £30,000 -6.25% 18
East Midlands -57 40 £31,000 -5.34% 6
North East -12 13 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 4139 (100.00%) Windows
2 3286 (79.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2472 (59.72%) Active Directory
4 2351 (56.80%) Microsoft
5 2154 (52.04%) VMware
6 2009 (48.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1698 (41.02%) MS Exchange
8 1389 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1177 (28.44%) Citrix
10 1052 (25.42%) DNS
11 1041 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1017 (24.57%) SQL
13 1011 (24.43%) SQL Server
14 984 (23.77%) Cisco
15 977 (23.60%) Firewall
16 961 (23.22%) ITIL
17 907 (21.91%) MS Excel
18 887 (21.43%) Windows XP
19 868 (20.97%) Windows 7
20 862 (20.83%) MS Office
21 853 (20.61%) TCP/IP
22 824 (19.91%) SAN
23 795 (19.21%) DHCP
24 790 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
25 744 (17.98%) Exchange Server 2007
26 686 (16.57%) WAN
27 684 (16.53%) LAN
28 679 (16.40%) Hyper-V
29 671 (16.21%) Linux
30 669 (16.16%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1698 (41.02%) MS Exchange
2 1041 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 744 (17.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 578 (13.96%) IIS
5 493 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 461 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 411 (9.93%) SharePoint
8 269 (6.50%) Lync
9 195 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 76 (1.84%) Apache
11 59 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
12 56 (1.35%) WorkSite
13 51 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
14 44 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
15 43 (1.04%) Tomcat
16 36 (0.87%) IBM Notes
16 36 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
17 35 (0.85%) Confluence
18 32 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
19 29 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 907 (21.91%) MS Excel
2 862 (20.83%) MS Office
3 37 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.46%) MS Project
6 14 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.14%) InDesign
8 4 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.072%) ProjectWise
9 3 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.048%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.048%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.048%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 55 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.80%) Northgate Housing
3 23 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 17 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.27%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.12%) Maximo
9 5 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (0.097%) Primavera
10 4 (0.097%) MFGPRO
10 4 (0.097%) Line 500
10 4 (0.097%) Sage 1000
10 4 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.072%) ResourceLink
11 3 (0.072%) assyst
11 3 (0.072%) Epicor Vantage
12 2 (0.048%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 353 (8.53%) Office 365
2 106 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 77 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (0.87%) Mimecast
6 15 (0.36%) Google Apps
6 15 (0.36%) SaaS
7 11 (0.27%) PaaS
7 11 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
7 11 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.14%) IaaS
8 6 (0.14%) Yammer
9 5 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.072%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.048%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.024%) Symantec.cloud
12 1 (0.024%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.024%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1052 (25.42%) DNS
2 977 (23.60%) Firewall
3 853 (20.61%) TCP/IP
4 824 (19.91%) SAN
5 795 (19.21%) DHCP
6 686 (16.57%) WAN
7 684 (16.53%) LAN
8 490 (11.84%) VPN
9 286 (6.91%) Internet
10 267 (6.45%) NAS
11 213 (5.15%) VoIP
12 205 (4.95%) VLAN
13 186 (4.49%) Wireless
14 163 (3.94%) iSCSI
15 106 (2.56%) Network Security
16 103 (2.49%) MPLS
17 95 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
18 84 (2.03%) Intranet
19 77 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
19 77 (1.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1011 (24.43%) SQL Server
2 416 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 357 (8.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 155 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 104 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 97 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 92 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 83 (2.01%) MySQL
9 64 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 54 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 46 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 38 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
13 37 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
14 33 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (0.39%) MS Access
16 16 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (0.39%) NoSQL
17 15 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (1.40%) JIRA
2 55 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 53 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (1.18%) Subversion
5 41 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 40 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 34 (0.82%) Hudson
8 31 (0.75%) Selenium
9 30 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 27 (0.65%) InstallShield
11 23 (0.56%) SpecFlow
12 21 (0.51%) NUnit
13 18 (0.43%) MSI
14 12 (0.29%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (0.24%) PowerBuilder
17 9 (0.22%) FitNesse
17 9 (0.22%) SoapUI
18 7 (0.17%) Artifactory
19 6 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 595 (14.38%) Finance
2 135 (3.26%) Law
3 132 (3.19%) Legal
4 128 (3.09%) Retail
5 120 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 102 (2.46%) Banking
7 73 (1.76%) Advertising
8 68 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 64 (1.55%) Back Office
10 34 (0.82%) Marketing
11 26 (0.63%) Electronics
12 25 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.56%) Billing
14 15 (0.36%) French Language
15 14 (0.34%) Publishing
15 14 (0.34%) Games
16 12 (0.29%) German Language
17 11 (0.27%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.22%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 796 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 756 (18.27%) Analyst
3 463 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 426 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 408 (9.86%) Support Analyst
6 298 (7.20%) Administrator
7 261 (6.31%) IT Support
8 231 (5.58%) 3rd Line Support
9 216 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 210 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
11 207 (5.00%) Technical Support
12 201 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
13 168 (4.06%) Server Engineer
14 160 (3.87%) Consultant
15 146 (3.53%) Desktop Support
15 146 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
16 145 (3.50%) Developer
17 140 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 135 (3.26%) Technical Engineer
19 109 (2.63%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (6.09%) .NET
2 131 (3.17%) HTML
3 119 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 112 (2.71%) XML
5 102 (2.46%) Web Services
6 62 (1.50%) XSLT
7 58 (1.40%) CSS
8 42 (1.01%) jQuery
9 37 (0.89%) COM
10 32 (0.77%) Ajax
11 31 (0.75%) SOAP
12 26 (0.63%) LAMP
13 20 (0.48%) Application Packaging
14 18 (0.43%) J2EE
15 17 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (0.41%) HTML5
16 16 (0.39%) .NET Framework
16 16 (0.39%) Software Packaging
17 14 (0.34%) JSON
18 13 (0.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 366 (8.84%) Data Centre
2 364 (8.79%) Blackberry
3 298 (7.20%) Clustering
4 279 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
5 115 (2.78%) Replication
5 115 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 88 (2.13%) iPhone
7 69 (1.67%) Fat Client
7 69 (1.67%) Thin Client
8 59 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 58 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 53 (1.28%) Statistics
11 41 (0.99%) Computer Science
11 41 (0.99%) iPad
12 38 (0.92%) HP Storage
13 36 (0.87%) Wiki
14 33 (0.80%) EqualLogic
15 31 (0.75%) PDA
16 30 (0.72%) N-Tier
16 30 (0.72%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4139 (100.00%) Windows
2 3286 (79.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2009 (48.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 887 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 868 (20.97%) Windows 7
6 671 (16.21%) Linux
7 543 (13.12%) Windows 8
8 275 (6.64%) Windows Vista
9 247 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 237 (5.73%) UNIX
11 178 (4.30%) Windows 2000
11 178 (4.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 129 (3.12%) Android
13 125 (3.02%) Mac OS X
14 93 (2.25%) Solaris
15 81 (1.96%) Debian
16 68 (1.64%) Ubuntu
17 66 (1.59%) CentOS
18 59 (1.43%) Apple iOS
19 54 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 961 (23.22%) ITIL
2 267 (6.45%) Service Delivery
3 255 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 200 (4.83%) Migration
5 179 (4.32%) Project Management
6 167 (4.03%) Problem Management
7 164 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 163 (3.94%) Change Management
9 160 (3.87%) Incident Management
10 146 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
11 142 (3.43%) Mentoring
12 134 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
13 122 (2.95%) CRM
14 110 (2.66%) Service Management
15 96 (2.32%) Change Control
16 95 (2.30%) PRINCE2
17 92 (2.22%) Load Balancing
18 90 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
19 89 (2.15%) Data Protection
20 83 (2.01%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1017 (24.57%) SQL
2 376 (9.08%) PowerShell
3 190 (4.59%) C#
4 144 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 131 (3.17%) Perl
6 121 (2.92%) VBScript
7 115 (2.78%) Java
8 110 (2.66%) C
9 102 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 88 (2.13%) VB
11 84 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 68 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 63 (1.52%) PHP
14 38 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 34 (0.82%) Ruby
16 33 (0.80%) Python
17 31 (0.75%) Shell Script
18 24 (0.58%) C++
19 22 (0.53%) Korn
20 20 (0.48%) AWK
Qualifications
1 790 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 479 (11.57%) MCSE
3 307 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
4 289 (6.98%) CCNA
5 283 (6.84%) Security Cleared
6 276 (6.67%) Degree
7 270 (6.52%) MCP
8 266 (6.43%) MCITP
9 262 (6.33%) MCSA
10 213 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 190 (4.59%) SC Cleared
12 134 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
13 87 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
14 84 (2.03%) CCNP
15 81 (1.96%) CCA
15 81 (1.96%) DV Cleared
16 69 (1.67%) MCTS
17 64 (1.55%) A+ Certification
18 46 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
19 34 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 514 (12.42%) SLA
2 99 (2.39%) QA
3 32 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.39%) COBIT
6 9 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.19%) GPG13
8 5 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.048%) TickIT
System Software
1 2472 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 1389 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 679 (16.40%) Hyper-V
4 545 (13.17%) vSphere
5 434 (10.49%) XenApp
6 357 (8.63%) VMware ESX
7 259 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
8 184 (4.45%) Terminal Services
9 177 (4.28%) XenDesktop
10 174 (4.20%) XenServer
11 87 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 74 (1.79%) Terminal Server
13 68 (1.64%) VMware Server
14 61 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
15 59 (1.43%) ISA Server
16 54 (1.30%) vCloud
17 50 (1.21%) Samba
18 46 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
19 45 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 32 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 472 (11.40%) SCCM
2 296 (7.15%) SCOM
3 254 (6.14%) Backup Exec
4 114 (2.75%) NetBackup
5 95 (2.30%) WSUS
6 75 (1.81%) Puppet
7 73 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 54 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
9 48 (1.16%) HP SIM
10 47 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
10 47 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 47 (1.14%) Nagios
11 43 (1.04%) Tivoli
12 33 (0.80%) FortiGate
13 28 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
13 28 (0.68%) ZABBIX
14 25 (0.60%) SCVMM
15 23 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 22 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 22 (0.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2351 (56.80%) Microsoft
2 2154 (52.04%) VMware
3 1177 (28.44%) Citrix
4 984 (23.77%) Cisco
5 669 (16.16%) HP
6 342 (8.26%) Symantec
7 339 (8.19%) Oracle
8 279 (6.74%) Dell
9 272 (6.57%) NetApp
10 243 (5.87%) Red Hat
11 217 (5.24%) Juniper
12 190 (4.59%) EMC
13 167 (4.03%) CheckPoint
14 149 (3.60%) IBM
15 145 (3.50%) Apple
16 124 (3.00%) Veeam
17 115 (2.78%) Avaya
18 80 (1.93%) SonicWALL
19 78 (1.88%) McAfee
20 73 (1.76%) Sophos
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Modis
Posted: 2 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £37k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum Flex Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago