The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 172 158 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -63
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 60 94 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.50% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.09% 6.54% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 165
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,037 £34,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +5.38%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1179 1437 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.65% 22.90% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1185 1442
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,852
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester -23 28 £33,300 +6.56% 2
Cheshire +14 9 £28,000 -4.27% 2
Merseyside +13 8 £26,750 -29.13% 4
Cumbria - 8 £20,500 -
Lancashire -1 6 £26,250 -12.50% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (80.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (65.07%) Active Directory
4 71 (48.63%) Windows Server
5 69 (47.26%) Microsoft
6 58 (39.73%) VMware
7 57 (39.04%) MS Exchange
8 56 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (32.19%) SQL
10 46 (31.51%) Citrix
11 43 (29.45%) Windows XP
11 43 (29.45%) Windows 7
12 38 (26.03%) Cisco
12 38 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 38 (26.03%) ITIL
13 37 (25.34%) SQL Server
14 34 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 33 (22.60%) MS Excel
15 33 (22.60%) SAN
15 33 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (21.23%) DHCP
16 31 (21.23%) LAN
17 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
17 29 (19.86%) DNS
18 28 (19.18%) MS Office
18 28 (19.18%) Finance
19 26 (17.81%) WAN
20 25 (17.12%) Replication
20 25 (17.12%) PowerShell
21 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 57 (39.04%) MS Exchange
2 34 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.16%) IIS
6 7 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.05%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.37%) TWiki
11 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (22.60%) MS Excel
2 28 (19.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.68%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Office 365
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.60%) SAN
2 31 (21.23%) DHCP
2 31 (21.23%) LAN
3 29 (19.86%) DNS
3 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
4 26 (17.81%) WAN
5 21 (14.38%) VPN
6 11 (7.53%) Firewall
7 10 (6.85%) VLAN
8 7 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (4.11%) DDNS
9 6 (4.11%) IPsec
9 6 (4.11%) Network Security
9 6 (4.11%) Wireless
10 5 (3.42%) VoIP
11 4 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.05%) BGP
12 3 (2.05%) OSPF
13 2 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (15.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (15.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (13.70%) DTS
5 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (13.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) ERwin
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (19.18%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.37%) Back Office
4 2 (1.37%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (32.19%) Analyst
2 33 (22.60%) IT Support
3 29 (19.86%) Support Engineer
4 23 (15.75%) Support Analyst
5 22 (15.07%) DBA
5 22 (15.07%) SQL DBA
6 19 (13.01%) IT Engineer
6 19 (13.01%) IT Support Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 14 (9.59%) Administrator
9 12 (8.22%) Desktop Support
10 11 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.53%) IT Analyst
10 11 (7.53%) Service Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.85%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (6.16%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Replication
2 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) Clustering
3 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.79%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.79%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.11%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (4.11%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (4.11%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (4.11%) Symmetrix
6 4 (2.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.05%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.05%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.05%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.05%) Life Science
7 3 (2.05%) NHS
7 3 (2.05%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.37%) User Experience
8 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (80.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (48.63%) Windows Server
4 56 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (29.45%) Windows 7
5 43 (29.45%) Windows XP
6 23 (15.75%) Windows 8
7 18 (12.33%) Linux
8 8 (5.48%) Windows 2000
9 7 (4.79%) CentOS
9 7 (4.79%) Unix
10 5 (3.42%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (2.74%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.05%) AIX
12 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.37%) Android
13 2 (1.37%) VMS
14 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) ITIL
2 23 (15.75%) High Availability
3 21 (14.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (13.70%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (13.70%) Performance Analysis
5 18 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (9.59%) Service Management
7 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
7 9 (6.16%) Project Management
7 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.48%) Migration
9 7 (4.79%) Change Control
9 7 (4.79%) ITSM
9 7 (4.79%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (4.11%) Coaching
10 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (3.42%) Line Management
12 4 (2.74%) Data Management
12 4 (2.74%) Supplier Management
13 3 (2.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.19%) SQL
2 25 (17.12%) PowerShell
3 24 (16.44%) T-SQL
4 10 (6.85%) VBScript
5 7 (4.79%) VB
6 5 (3.42%) C
7 2 (1.37%) C#
7 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.38%) MCSE
3 16 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.59%) MCSA
5 12 (8.22%) CCNA
5 12 (8.22%) Degree
5 12 (8.22%) MCTS
6 10 (6.85%) MCITP
7 9 (6.16%) MCP
8 5 (3.42%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.74%) CCNP
9 4 (2.74%) HNC
9 4 (2.74%) HND
9 4 (2.74%) NCDA
10 3 (2.05%) CCAA
11 2 (1.37%) CCDP
12 1 (0.68%) CCA
12 1 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (65.07%) Active Directory
2 33 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (16.44%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.27%) XenApp
5 13 (8.90%) XenDesktop
6 7 (4.79%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.11%) SRDF
7 6 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.05%) vSphere
9 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.37%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.37%) XenServer
10 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.68%) Postfix
10 1 (0.68%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (11.64%) LiteSpeed
2 8 (5.48%) SCCM
3 7 (4.79%) SCOM
4 6 (4.11%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (2.05%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.68%) SCSM
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (47.26%) Microsoft
2 58 (39.73%) VMware
3 46 (31.51%) Citrix
4 38 (26.03%) Cisco
5 15 (10.27%) HP
6 14 (9.59%) Oracle
7 10 (6.85%) Dell
7 10 (6.85%) Symantec
8 9 (6.16%) NetApp
9 8 (5.48%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.11%) EMC
11 5 (3.42%) Apple
11 5 (3.42%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.42%) Veeam
12 4 (2.74%) SAP
13 3 (2.05%) CommVault
13 3 (2.05%) IBM
13 3 (2.05%) Lotus
13 3 (2.05%) Remedy
14 2 (1.37%) Juniper
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