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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 195 150 101
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -49
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 735 981 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.66% 2.03% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.14% 7.40% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 652 845 1138
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
11972 13260 12212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.98% 27.41% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10295 11417 10378
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 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
City of London -5 142 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Croydon +19 25 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Docklands, London +16 20 £68,750 -
Ealing - 15 £55,000 -
Sidcup +5 8 £50,500 -0.73%
Chiswick +8 7 £45,000 +109.30%
Hounslow +17 5 £51,300 +110.46%
Bromley +7 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Uxbridge -1 3 £39,500 -36.80%
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Dagenham +1 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £25,000 -5.66%
Enfield -4 1 £22,000 -41.33%
Romford - 1 £25,000 -
Southall - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1605 (100.00%) Windows
2 1298 (80.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 1033 (64.36%) Active Directory
4 906 (56.45%) Microsoft
5 874 (54.45%) VMware
6 764 (47.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 714 (44.49%) MS Exchange
8 574 (35.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 491 (30.59%) Citrix
10 441 (27.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 431 (26.85%) SQL
12 401 (24.98%) SQL Server
13 389 (24.24%) Cisco
14 381 (23.74%) Windows XP
15 361 (22.49%) DNS
16 358 (22.31%) MS Office
17 356 (22.18%) Firewall
18 353 (21.99%) SAN
19 326 (20.31%) ITIL
20 315 (19.63%) TCP/IP
21 310 (19.31%) Windows 7
22 305 (19.00%) MS Excel
23 299 (18.63%) HP
24 291 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2007
25 284 (17.69%) Finance
26 271 (16.88%) DHCP
27 267 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
28 246 (15.33%) IIS
28 246 (15.33%) Windows 8
29 217 (13.52%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 714 (44.49%) MS Exchange
2 441 (27.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 291 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 246 (15.33%) IIS
5 189 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 161 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 160 (9.97%) SharePoint
7 160 (9.97%) Lync
8 119 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 49 (3.05%) WorkSite
10 35 (2.18%) Apache
11 31 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (1.50%) Confluence
13 23 (1.43%) Tomcat
14 22 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (1.06%) nginx
17 16 (1.00%) MediaWiki
18 14 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
19 13 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 358 (22.31%) MS Office
2 305 (19.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.75%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.37%) InDesign
7 5 (0.31%) MS Project
8 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (2.06%) Northgate Housing
3 17 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 14 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.62%) SAP Business One
6 9 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.31%) HiPortfolio
8 5 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.12%) Line 500
10 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.062%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.062%) assyst
11 1 (0.062%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 133 (8.29%) Office 365
2 45 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.68%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.56%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.37%) Yammer
8 5 (0.31%) SaaS
9 3 (0.19%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.12%) IaaS
11 1 (0.062%) PaaS
11 1 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 361 (22.49%) DNS
2 356 (22.18%) Firewall
3 353 (21.99%) SAN
4 315 (19.63%) TCP/IP
5 271 (16.88%) DHCP
6 216 (13.46%) WAN
7 214 (13.33%) LAN
8 180 (11.21%) VPN
9 143 (8.91%) NAS
10 108 (6.73%) VoIP
11 89 (5.55%) Internet
12 75 (4.67%) iSCSI
13 69 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
14 66 (4.11%) Wireless
14 66 (4.11%) VLAN
15 43 (2.68%) Intranet
16 42 (2.62%) Fibre Channel
16 42 (2.62%) NetScaler
17 38 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
18 35 (2.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (24.98%) SQL Server
2 166 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 138 (8.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 64 (3.99%) Relational Database
5 58 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (2.93%) MySQL
7 44 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 41 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 22 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.62%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.62%) MS Access
15 8 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.37%) QlikView
16 6 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (2.43%) JIRA
2 26 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 22 (1.37%) Subversion
5 21 (1.31%) Git (software)
6 20 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.06%) Hudson
8 16 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 16 (1.00%) InstallShield
9 14 (0.87%) MSI
9 14 (0.87%) Selenium
10 11 (0.69%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.56%) SoapUI
11 9 (0.56%) FitNesse
11 9 (0.56%) NUnit
12 7 (0.44%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.25%) MorphX
13 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 284 (17.69%) Finance
2 120 (7.48%) Law
3 93 (5.79%) Banking
4 87 (5.42%) Legal
5 56 (3.49%) Retail
6 40 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.06%) Advertising
8 24 (1.50%) Back Office
9 16 (1.00%) Marketing
10 15 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.62%) Billing
13 8 (0.50%) Games
13 8 (0.50%) Electronics
13 8 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.31%) Publishing
15 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.12%) Local Government
16 2 (0.12%) Front Office
17 1 (0.062%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 354 (22.06%) Analyst
2 274 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 196 (12.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 189 (11.78%) Support Analyst
5 164 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 121 (7.54%) Administrator
7 91 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
7 91 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
7 91 (5.67%) IT Support
8 85 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 82 (5.11%) Technical Support
10 81 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
11 66 (4.11%) Consultant
12 61 (3.80%) Desktop Support
12 61 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
13 60 (3.74%) Server Engineer
14 53 (3.30%) Applications Support
15 52 (3.24%) IT Support Engineer
16 46 (2.87%) Server Analyst
17 43 (2.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.36%) .NET
2 55 (3.43%) Web Services
3 25 (1.56%) SOAP
4 21 (1.31%) HTML
5 20 (1.25%) XML
6 16 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (0.93%) jQuery
8 13 (0.81%) .NET Framework
9 12 (0.75%) Application Packaging
10 11 (0.69%) Ajax
10 11 (0.69%) CSS
11 10 (0.62%) JSON
12 9 (0.56%) NHibernate
12 9 (0.56%) LAMP
12 9 (0.56%) WCF
12 9 (0.56%) J2EE
13 7 (0.44%) MSMQ
14 6 (0.37%) COM
15 5 (0.31%) Software Packaging
16 4 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 196 (12.21%) Blackberry
2 165 (10.28%) Data Centre
3 96 (5.98%) Clustering
4 94 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (3.68%) iPhone
6 58 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 54 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 46 (2.87%) Replication
9 32 (1.99%) Thin Client
9 32 (1.99%) Fat Client
10 25 (1.56%) Computer Science
10 25 (1.56%) iPad
11 20 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.18%) Statistics
12 19 (1.18%) Wiki
13 16 (1.00%) E-Learning
14 12 (0.75%) PDA
14 12 (0.75%) Online Banking
15 11 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1605 (100.00%) Windows
2 1298 (80.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 764 (47.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 381 (23.74%) Windows XP
5 310 (19.31%) Windows 7
6 246 (15.33%) Windows 8
7 217 (13.52%) Linux
8 130 (8.10%) Windows Vista
9 79 (4.92%) Mac OS X
10 78 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 69 (4.30%) Android
12 65 (4.05%) UNIX
13 50 (3.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 41 (2.55%) Windows 2000
15 40 (2.49%) Debian
16 33 (2.06%) Solaris
16 33 (2.06%) Apple iOS
17 31 (1.93%) CentOS
18 28 (1.74%) Ubuntu
19 19 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (20.31%) ITIL
2 112 (6.98%) Service Delivery
3 107 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 81 (5.05%) Project Management
5 74 (4.61%) CRM
6 70 (4.36%) Incident Management
7 68 (4.24%) Migration
8 58 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
9 53 (3.30%) Problem Management
10 51 (3.18%) Service Management
11 49 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (3.05%) Asset Management
11 49 (3.05%) Performance Tuning
12 48 (2.99%) Data Protection
13 47 (2.93%) Mentoring
14 44 (2.74%) Change Management
15 43 (2.68%) Change Control
15 43 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
16 41 (2.55%) Kalman Filter
17 38 (2.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 431 (26.85%) SQL
2 163 (10.16%) PowerShell
3 62 (3.86%) C#
4 56 (3.49%) Perl
5 55 (3.43%) Java
5 55 (3.43%) C
6 47 (2.93%) Bash Shell
7 39 (2.43%) VBScript
7 39 (2.43%) JavaScript
8 25 (1.56%) PHP
8 25 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.37%) Ruby
10 20 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.12%) Python
12 15 (0.93%) VB
13 13 (0.81%) AWK
14 11 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 10 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.62%) sed
16 9 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 267 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 179 (11.15%) MCSE
3 152 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
4 136 (8.47%) CCNA
5 134 (8.35%) Degree
6 115 (7.17%) MCP
7 112 (6.98%) MCITP
8 90 (5.61%) MCSA
9 56 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
11 49 (3.05%) CCNP
12 32 (1.99%) Security Cleared
13 25 (1.56%) MCTS
14 22 (1.37%) ISEB
15 17 (1.06%) PhD
16 15 (0.93%) MOS
17 12 (0.75%) SC Cleared
17 12 (0.75%) DV Cleared
18 11 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 11 (0.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (10.09%) SLA
2 83 (5.17%) QA
3 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.31%) COBIT
5 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1033 (64.36%) Active Directory
2 574 (35.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 206 (12.83%) vSphere
4 199 (12.40%) Hyper-V
5 171 (10.65%) XenApp
6 114 (7.10%) VMware ESX
7 82 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
8 78 (4.86%) XenServer
9 57 (3.55%) XenDesktop
10 53 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 47 (2.93%) Terminal Services
12 34 (2.12%) VMware Server
13 29 (1.81%) Terminal Server
14 23 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
15 22 (1.37%) Firmware
16 21 (1.31%) Samba
17 18 (1.12%) Xen
17 18 (1.12%) Postfix
18 17 (1.06%) DFS Replication
19 16 (1.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 192 (11.96%) SCCM
2 144 (8.97%) SCOM
3 95 (5.92%) Backup Exec
4 34 (2.12%) NetBackup
5 31 (1.93%) WSUS
6 30 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (1.87%) FortiGate
7 25 (1.56%) Nagios
8 22 (1.37%) Tivoli
9 21 (1.31%) Puppet
10 19 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 19 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (1.06%) ZABBIX
12 14 (0.87%) SCVMM
12 14 (0.87%) MOM
13 13 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (0.81%) Data Guard
13 13 (0.81%) Opsview
14 12 (0.75%) HP SIM
14 12 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 906 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 874 (54.45%) VMware
3 491 (30.59%) Citrix
4 389 (24.24%) Cisco
5 299 (18.63%) HP
6 160 (9.97%) Oracle
7 147 (9.16%) Symantec
8 135 (8.41%) NetApp
9 117 (7.29%) Juniper
10 113 (7.04%) EMC
11 107 (6.67%) Dell
11 107 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 78 (4.86%) IBM
13 62 (3.86%) Avaya
14 56 (3.49%) CheckPoint
15 55 (3.43%) Veeam
16 54 (3.36%) Apple
16 54 (3.36%) Mitel
17 50 (3.12%) Bloomberg
18 37 (2.31%) Sophos
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £210 - £230 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum, Benefits £4,000 on call, Overtime, Expenses
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Good benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,345 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Parliamentary Digital Service
Salary: From £34,989 to £42,401 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago