The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 49 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.75% 1.67% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.86% 8.49% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Median salary £21,500 £22,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% -21.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £18,400 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,500 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Windows Server 2003
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 106 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.75% 19.67% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 47 96 72
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Lancashire region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +19 4 £21,500 -3.37%
Accrington - 2 £14,000 -
Preston +5 1 £35,000 +94.44%
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
7 3 (21.43%) Apple
7 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows NT
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (7.14%) LAN
8 1 (7.14%) WAN
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) DNS
8 1 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (7.14%) MySQL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 7 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Project Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
4 3 (21.43%) Windows NT
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft