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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 164 174 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -69
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 82 90 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.34% 1.35% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 5.65% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 164
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,800 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £38,500 £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
1250 1594 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.43% 23.84% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1286 1452
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -10 59 £47,500 +58.33% 8
Cheshire +36 12 £19,000 -5.00% 4
Lancashire +7 7 £17,750 -20.22% 1
Merseyside -12 4 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (83.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (59.44%) Active Directory
4 78 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 73 (51.05%) Microsoft
6 61 (42.66%) MS Exchange
7 50 (34.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (33.57%) VMware
9 42 (29.37%) SQL
10 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
10 38 (26.57%) Citrix
11 37 (25.87%) ITIL
12 35 (24.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (20.98%) Cisco
14 26 (18.18%) Windows XP
14 26 (18.18%) DNS
15 24 (16.78%) Service Management
15 24 (16.78%) MS Excel
16 23 (16.08%) SAN
16 23 (16.08%) Firewall
16 23 (16.08%) PowerShell
17 22 (15.38%) Hyper-V
18 21 (14.69%) Windows 7
18 21 (14.69%) Clustering
18 21 (14.69%) DHCP
18 21 (14.69%) MS Office
19 20 (13.99%) Oracle
19 20 (13.99%) Linux
20 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (13.29%) Unix

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 61 (42.66%) MS Exchange
2 35 (24.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.49%) IIS
4 13 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.69%) NetWeaver
6 9 (6.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.70%) Apache
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.18%) DNS
2 23 (16.08%) Firewall
2 23 (16.08%) SAN
3 21 (14.69%) DHCP
4 18 (12.59%) VPN
4 18 (12.59%) WAN
5 17 (11.89%) LAN
6 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.29%) GSM
7 9 (6.29%) SNMP
8 6 (4.20%) BGP
8 6 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.20%) OSPF
9 5 (3.50%) DDNS
9 5 (3.50%) Internet
9 5 (3.50%) IPsec
10 4 (2.80%) Network Security
11 3 (2.10%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.10%) VLAN
11 3 (2.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 15 (10.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (10.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.79%) DTS
5 13 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (7.69%) DB2
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) ERwin
General
1 18 (12.59%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.40%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (23.78%) Analyst
2 29 (20.28%) IT Support
3 25 (17.48%) Support Engineer
4 20 (13.99%) IT Engineer
4 20 (13.99%) IT Support Engineer
5 17 (11.89%) DBA
5 17 (11.89%) SQL DBA
6 14 (9.79%) Team Leader
7 13 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Consultant
8 12 (8.39%) Server Engineer
8 12 (8.39%) Service Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Support Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Support Team Leader
9 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 11 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
10 10 (6.99%) Administrator
11 9 (6.29%) Exchange Engineer
11 9 (6.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.39%) .NET
2 11 (7.69%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Clustering
2 15 (10.49%) Replication
3 13 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.20%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (4.20%) Symmetrix
6 5 (3.50%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.80%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.10%) NHS
9 2 (1.40%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.40%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.40%) PKI
9 2 (1.40%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.70%) EPoS
10 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 143 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (83.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 50 (34.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 21 (14.69%) Windows 7
7 20 (13.99%) Linux
8 19 (13.29%) Unix
9 11 (7.69%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.59%) AIX
10 8 (5.59%) Windows 2000
11 7 (4.90%) CentOS
12 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.10%) Windows NT
13 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.40%) Android
14 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.40%) VMS
15 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) ITIL
2 24 (16.78%) Service Management
3 16 (11.19%) High Availability
4 11 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 10 (6.99%) Change Control
6 9 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (6.29%) ITSM
6 9 (6.29%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (6.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (5.59%) Project Management
7 8 (5.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.90%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.20%) Coaching
9 6 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.50%) Patch Management
11 4 (2.80%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.10%) Line Management
12 3 (2.10%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.37%) SQL
2 23 (16.08%) PowerShell
3 15 (10.49%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.90%) VBScript
5 5 (3.50%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) C#
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.39%) MCSE
3 11 (7.69%) Degree
4 8 (5.59%) MCSA
5 6 (4.20%) CCNP
5 6 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.20%) MCITP
6 4 (2.80%) HND
7 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.40%) HNC
9 1 (0.70%) MCPD
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (59.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (11.19%) XenApp
5 13 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.80%) vSphere
7 3 (2.10%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.40%) SRDF
8 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.40%) XenServer
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) SCOM
2 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (6.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 9 (6.29%) HP SIM
3 9 (6.29%) SCOrch
4 8 (5.59%) AirWatch
4 8 (5.59%) LiteSpeed
5 5 (3.50%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (2.80%) SCCM
7 3 (2.10%) WSUS
8 2 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.70%) SCSM
9 1 (0.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 73 (51.05%) Microsoft
2 48 (33.57%) VMware
3 38 (26.57%) Citrix
4 30 (20.98%) Cisco
5 20 (13.99%) Oracle
6 17 (11.89%) HP
7 12 (8.39%) SAP
8 9 (6.29%) Apple
9 8 (5.59%) Remedy
10 7 (4.90%) EMC
11 6 (4.20%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.50%) IBM
13 3 (2.10%) NetApp
13 3 (2.10%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.40%) Dell
14 2 (1.40%) Draytek
14 2 (1.40%) iManage
14 2 (1.40%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.70%) Intel
15 1 (0.70%) Nimble Storage
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