The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 146 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 940 1302 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.05% 2.92% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 10.61% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1164 1367
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12516 12273 13826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.28% 27.49% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10705 10556 12112
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London -16 203 £43,500 -3.33% 25
Bromley +1 22 £37,500 -4.45%
Docklands, London +9 16 - -
Sidcup +2 8 £51,750 +10.10%
Wimbledon -4 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 5 £27,500 -26.66%
Croydon -31 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
New Malden - 4 £55,000 - 1
Barnet +10 3 £40,000 -
Beckenham +9 3 £27,500 -35.29%
Wembley -1 3 £32,500 -16.66%
Uxbridge +4 2 £43,750 +4.16%
Chiswick 0 2 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Brentford - 2 £40,000 -
Hornchurch - 2 £28,000 -
Romford +5 1 £31,500 +44.82%
Barking +2 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Enfield -2 1 £25,000 +19.04% 2
Westminster -4 1 £39,000 -
Surbiton -5 1 £38,500 +50.98%
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1986 (100.00%) Windows
2 1607 (80.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1199 (60.37%) Active Directory
4 1071 (53.93%) VMware
5 921 (46.37%) Microsoft
6 810 (40.79%) MS Exchange
7 732 (36.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 610 (30.72%) Citrix
9 601 (30.26%) SQL Server
10 599 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 595 (29.96%) DNS
12 507 (25.53%) SQL
13 496 (24.97%) Cisco
14 488 (24.57%) Firewall
15 487 (24.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 478 (24.07%) Windows XP
17 477 (24.02%) MS Office
18 460 (23.16%) SAN
19 438 (22.05%) DHCP
20 432 (21.75%) TCP/IP
21 418 (21.05%) Finance
22 410 (20.64%) MS Excel
23 409 (20.59%) HP
24 397 (19.99%) Windows 7
25 385 (19.39%) ITIL
26 384 (19.34%) LAN
27 369 (18.58%) Microsoft Certification
28 366 (18.43%) WAN
29 350 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2007
30 320 (16.11%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 810 (40.79%) MS Exchange
2 487 (24.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 350 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 279 (14.05%) IIS
5 266 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 229 (11.53%) SharePoint
7 156 (7.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 151 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 116 (5.84%) Lync
10 72 (3.63%) Apache
11 62 (3.12%) Tomcat
12 49 (2.47%) WorkSite
13 42 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
14 40 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
15 19 (0.96%) IBM Notes
16 18 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
17 16 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
19 13 (0.65%) CMS
20 12 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 477 (24.02%) MS Office
2 410 (20.64%) MS Excel
3 27 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.06%) MS Project
5 17 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.60%) SPSS
7 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.15%) Maya
9 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.10%) InDesign
11 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 44 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.45%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.25%) SAP Retail
5 5 (0.25%) SAP R/3
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.10%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.10%) Eikon
7 2 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.10%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.10%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.050%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 1 (0.050%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.050%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.88%) Office 365
2 32 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.65%) SaaS
6 12 (0.60%) IaaS
7 8 (0.40%) PaaS
8 7 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.10%) GitHub
9 2 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 595 (29.96%) DNS
2 488 (24.57%) Firewall
3 460 (23.16%) SAN
4 438 (22.05%) DHCP
5 432 (21.75%) TCP/IP
6 384 (19.34%) LAN
7 366 (18.43%) WAN
8 283 (14.25%) VPN
9 165 (8.31%) Internet
10 118 (5.94%) Wireless
11 113 (5.69%) NAS
12 103 (5.19%) VoIP
13 88 (4.43%) VLAN
14 86 (4.33%) MPLS
15 83 (4.18%) iSCSI
16 73 (3.68%) SSL
17 47 (2.37%) FTP
18 44 (2.22%) IP Telephony
19 42 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
20 37 (1.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 260 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 217 (10.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 61 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
5 54 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 44 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 42 (2.11%) MySQL
9 39 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (1.26%) DB2
13 17 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.70%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.50%) DTS
16 10 (0.50%) NoSQL
16 10 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (0.40%) MS Access
17 8 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (0.70%) Visual Studio
2 13 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (0.65%) Toad
3 11 (0.55%) MSBuild
4 10 (0.50%) Metasploit
5 6 (0.30%) Subversion
6 5 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.20%) AdminStudio
7 4 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.20%) AppScan
7 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.15%) JIRA
8 3 (0.15%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.10%) Ant
9 2 (0.10%) MSI
9 2 (0.10%) Maven
9 2 (0.10%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.050%) Psake
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.050%) SpecFlow
General
1 418 (21.05%) Finance
2 178 (8.96%) Law
3 81 (4.08%) Legal
4 78 (3.93%) Banking
5 53 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.47%) Marketing
7 47 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 46 (2.32%) Advertising
9 44 (2.22%) Retail
10 19 (0.96%) Publishing
11 18 (0.91%) Back Office
12 8 (0.40%) Automotive
12 8 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.35%) French Language
13 7 (0.35%) Games
14 6 (0.30%) Cantonese Language
15 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.25%) Electronics
15 5 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 433 (21.80%) Analyst
2 357 (17.98%) Support Engineer
3 214 (10.78%) Support Analyst
4 187 (9.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 149 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 148 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 144 (7.25%) Administrator
8 141 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 130 (6.55%) IT Support
10 102 (5.14%) Server Engineer
11 95 (4.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 90 (4.53%) Technical Support
13 83 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
14 82 (4.13%) Applications Support
15 73 (3.68%) DBA
16 71 (3.58%) Desktop Support
17 68 (3.42%) IT Support Engineer
18 66 (3.32%) Network Analyst
19 61 (3.07%) Consultant
20 59 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (4.53%) .NET
2 51 (2.57%) Web Services
3 38 (1.91%) XML
4 28 (1.41%) HTML
5 20 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 18 (0.91%) .NET Framework
7 15 (0.76%) CSS
8 14 (0.70%) JSP
8 14 (0.70%) Application Packaging
9 12 (0.60%) WSH
9 12 (0.60%) DHTML
9 12 (0.60%) COM
9 12 (0.60%) XSL
9 12 (0.60%) Middleware
10 11 (0.55%) RESTful
10 11 (0.55%) XSD
10 11 (0.55%) Servlets
10 11 (0.55%) J2EE
10 11 (0.55%) JMS
11 10 (0.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 269 (13.54%) Blackberry
2 193 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 160 (8.06%) Clustering
4 90 (4.53%) Hedge funds
4 90 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 71 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.17%) Replication
7 38 (1.91%) iPhone
8 31 (1.56%) Firmware
9 28 (1.41%) iPad
10 25 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 22 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
12 21 (1.06%) EqualLogic
12 21 (1.06%) SecurID
13 18 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.81%) Symmetrix
15 14 (0.70%) Thin Client
15 14 (0.70%) Fat Client
16 13 (0.65%) CLARiiON
17 12 (0.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1986 (100.00%) Windows
2 1607 (80.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 599 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 478 (24.07%) Windows XP
5 397 (19.99%) Windows 7
6 320 (16.11%) Linux
7 182 (9.16%) Windows 8
8 110 (5.54%) UNIX
9 102 (5.14%) Solaris
10 81 (4.08%) Windows Vista
11 75 (3.78%) Mac OS X
12 57 (2.87%) Windows 2000
13 53 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 51 (2.57%) Mac OS
15 45 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
16 40 (2.01%) SUSE
17 39 (1.96%) Apple iOS
18 33 (1.66%) Android
19 23 (1.16%) Debian
20 20 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (19.39%) ITIL
2 121 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 109 (5.49%) Migration
4 97 (4.88%) Project Management
5 92 (4.63%) CRM
6 86 (4.33%) Service Management
7 75 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 68 (3.42%) Problem Management
9 64 (3.22%) Change Management
9 64 (3.22%) Incident Management
10 63 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
11 60 (3.02%) Load Balancing
12 56 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
13 55 (2.77%) Service Delivery
14 54 (2.72%) E-Commerce
14 54 (2.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (2.67%) Change Control
16 45 (2.27%) Asset Management
17 39 (1.96%) Business Continuity
18 38 (1.91%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 507 (25.53%) SQL
2 192 (9.67%) PowerShell
3 79 (3.98%) Perl
4 73 (3.68%) Java
5 53 (2.67%) C#
6 50 (2.52%) VBScript
7 44 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 41 (2.06%) T-SQL
9 40 (2.01%) C
10 37 (1.86%) Bash Shell
11 36 (1.81%) JavaScript
12 30 (1.51%) Python
13 29 (1.46%) VB
14 27 (1.36%) AWK
15 21 (1.06%) C++
16 20 (1.01%) sed
17 17 (0.86%) Bourne shell
18 15 (0.76%) Ruby
18 15 (0.76%) VBA
19 13 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 369 (18.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 257 (12.94%) Degree
3 225 (11.33%) MCSE
4 156 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
5 122 (6.14%) CCNA
6 116 (5.84%) MCITP
7 113 (5.69%) MCSA
8 108 (5.44%) MCP
9 74 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 50 (2.52%) MCTS
11 49 (2.47%) CCNP
12 38 (1.91%) Security Cleared
13 31 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
15 23 (1.16%) SC Cleared
16 21 (1.06%) VCP5
17 15 (0.76%) CISSP
17 15 (0.76%) MCDBA
18 13 (0.65%) CCA
19 11 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.35%) SLA
2 27 (1.36%) QA
3 14 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.20%) COBIT
6 2 (0.10%) EMIR
6 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1199 (60.37%) Active Directory
2 732 (36.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 240 (12.08%) XenApp
4 239 (12.03%) Hyper-V
5 210 (10.57%) vSphere
6 175 (8.81%) VMware ESX
7 93 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
8 70 (3.52%) XenDesktop
9 65 (3.27%) MetaFrame
10 47 (2.37%) XenServer
11 41 (2.06%) Terminal Services
12 30 (1.51%) VMware Server
13 28 (1.41%) DFS Replication
14 20 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
15 19 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
16 18 (0.91%) ISA Server
17 17 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
18 15 (0.76%) Terminal Server
19 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 11 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 187 (9.42%) SCCM
2 135 (6.80%) SCOM
3 124 (6.24%) Backup Exec
4 77 (3.88%) WSUS
5 73 (3.68%) NetBackup
6 62 (3.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 51 (2.57%) HP SIM
8 35 (1.76%) Nagios
9 24 (1.21%) MOM
10 22 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 22 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 20 (1.01%) Data Guard
12 16 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
13 14 (0.70%) ARCserve
14 13 (0.65%) Puppet
15 11 (0.55%) Nessus
16 10 (0.50%) Cacti
17 9 (0.45%) FortiGate
18 8 (0.40%) SCVMM
19 7 (0.35%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1071 (53.93%) VMware
2 921 (46.37%) Microsoft
3 610 (30.72%) Citrix
4 496 (24.97%) Cisco
5 409 (20.59%) HP
6 194 (9.77%) Oracle
7 166 (8.36%) NetApp
8 145 (7.30%) Symantec
9 120 (6.04%) Dell
10 117 (5.89%) EMC
11 102 (5.14%) CheckPoint
12 93 (4.68%) Juniper
13 89 (4.48%) Red Hat
14 69 (3.47%) Apple
14 69 (3.47%) IBM
15 63 (3.17%) Mitel
16 62 (3.12%) Avaya
17 54 (2.72%) SolarWinds
18 52 (2.62%) Veeam
19 47 (2.37%) Bloomberg
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £49000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25844 per annum + plus £1,966 London Weighting allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £73000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
World First
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago