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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 175 162 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -61
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 68 98 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.49% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.47% 6.41% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 76 169
Median salary £33,754 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.51% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,250 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £41,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1244 1529 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.23% 23.24% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1245 1443
Median salary £37,500 £34,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 27 July 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 27 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
Manchester -7 43 £41,250 +37.50% 4
Cheshire +28 11 £30,000 +15.20% 4
Lancashire +14 7 £21,500 -17.70%
Merseyside -5 6 £40,000 +5.96%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
4 72 (52.17%) Windows Server
5 71 (51.45%) Microsoft
6 52 (37.68%) MS Exchange
7 45 (32.61%) VMware
8 42 (30.43%) Citrix
8 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (29.71%) SQL
10 39 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 32 (23.19%) Windows XP
12 31 (22.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 29 (21.01%) ITIL
14 26 (18.84%) Cisco
15 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
16 24 (17.39%) DNS
16 24 (17.39%) Windows 7
17 23 (16.67%) SAN
18 21 (15.22%) Finance
18 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
19 20 (14.49%) Clustering
19 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2000
19 20 (14.49%) DHCP
19 20 (14.49%) MS Office
20 19 (13.77%) Firewall
20 19 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (13.77%) Hyper-V
21 18 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 18 (13.04%) Replication

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 52 (37.68%) MS Exchange
2 31 (22.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.52%) NetWeaver
6 8 (5.80%) IIS
7 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Apache
8 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.39%) DNS
2 23 (16.67%) SAN
3 20 (14.49%) DHCP
4 19 (13.77%) Firewall
5 18 (13.04%) WAN
6 17 (12.32%) LAN
7 16 (11.59%) VPN
8 14 (10.14%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.07%) Network Security
9 7 (5.07%) VLAN
10 6 (4.35%) BGP
10 6 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (4.35%) OSPF
11 5 (3.62%) GSM
11 5 (3.62%) Internet
11 5 (3.62%) SNMP
12 3 (2.17%) SMTP
12 3 (2.17%) VoIP
13 2 (1.45%) DDNS
13 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 18 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (11.59%) DTS
5 16 (11.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (6.52%) DB2
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) ERwin
General
1 21 (15.22%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) French Language
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (22.46%) Analyst
2 27 (19.57%) IT Support
2 27 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 20 (14.49%) DBA
3 20 (14.49%) IT Engineer
3 20 (14.49%) IT Support Engineer
3 20 (14.49%) SQL DBA
4 15 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Consultant
6 11 (7.97%) Service Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.25%) Administrator
7 10 (7.25%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (6.52%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 9 (6.52%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (6.52%) Support Team Leader
9 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (5.07%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.42%) .NET
2 9 (6.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Clustering
2 18 (13.04%) Replication
3 8 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.80%) Mobile Computing
4 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Symmetrix
5 5 (3.62%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) NHS
7 2 (1.45%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.45%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.72%) EPoS
8 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (52.17%) Windows Server
4 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (23.19%) Windows XP
6 24 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 17 (12.32%) Linux
8 16 (11.59%) Unix
9 14 (10.14%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.80%) Windows 2000
11 7 (5.07%) CentOS
12 5 (3.62%) AIX
13 4 (2.90%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (2.90%) Windows Vista
14 3 (2.17%) Mac OS X
14 3 (2.17%) Windows NT
15 2 (1.45%) Android
15 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.45%) VMS
16 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.01%) ITIL
2 15 (10.87%) High Availability
2 15 (10.87%) Service Management
3 12 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (7.97%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (7.97%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (7.25%) Change Control
5 10 (7.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.52%) ITSM
6 9 (6.52%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.35%) Coaching
8 6 (4.35%) Project Management
8 6 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.62%) Migration
10 4 (2.90%) Data Management
10 4 (2.90%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.71%) SQL
2 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 18 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.62%) VBScript
5 4 (2.90%) C
6 3 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.42%) MCSE
3 11 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.07%) CCNP
4 7 (5.07%) Degree
4 7 (5.07%) MCSA
5 5 (3.62%) HND
5 5 (3.62%) MCTS
5 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.90%) CCNA
6 4 (2.90%) NCDA
7 3 (2.17%) HNC
7 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (0.72%) CISM
8 1 (0.72%) CISSP
8 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) MCPD
8 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.77%) Hyper-V
2 19 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.14%) XenApp
4 13 (9.42%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.17%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.17%) vSphere
7 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.45%) SRDF
7 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.45%) XenServer
8 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) LiteSpeed
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (5.80%) SCOM
3 5 (3.62%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (3.62%) HP SIM
3 5 (3.62%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.90%) SCCM
5 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.17%) WSUS
6 2 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 71 (51.45%) Microsoft
2 45 (32.61%) VMware
3 42 (30.43%) Citrix
4 26 (18.84%) Cisco
5 18 (13.04%) Oracle
6 15 (10.87%) HP
7 11 (7.97%) SAP
8 8 (5.80%) Apple
8 8 (5.80%) Remedy
8 8 (5.80%) Symantec
9 7 (5.07%) EMC
10 6 (4.35%) NetApp
11 5 (3.62%) Veeam
12 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.90%) IBM
13 3 (2.17%) Dell
13 3 (2.17%) Draytek
14 2 (1.45%) iManage
14 2 (1.45%) Juniper
15 1 (0.72%) Nimble Storage
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