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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 184 188 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -79
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 67 78 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 1.15% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.17% 4.80% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 140
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -2.98%
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
1295 1624 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.67% 24.00% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1317 1341
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 25 September 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 September 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 -4 49 £47,500 +72.72% 11
Cheshire +35 11 £19,000 -5.00% 2
Lancashire +3 4 £24,500 +2.08%
Merseyside -15 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (61.03%) Active Directory
4 78 (57.35%) Windows Server
5 76 (55.88%) Microsoft
6 59 (43.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 57 (41.91%) MS Exchange
8 49 (36.03%) VMware
9 37 (27.21%) SQL
10 36 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 35 (25.74%) Citrix
12 34 (25.00%) ITIL
13 33 (24.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 32 (23.53%) Cisco
15 31 (22.79%) DNS
16 28 (20.59%) Hyper-V
17 26 (19.12%) DHCP
18 24 (17.65%) HP
18 24 (17.65%) SAN
19 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
19 23 (16.91%) Firewall
20 22 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (16.18%) PowerShell
20 22 (16.18%) Service Management
20 22 (16.18%) IIS
21 21 (15.44%) VPN
22 20 (14.71%) Windows XP
22 20 (14.71%) MS Office
23 19 (13.97%) Unix
23 19 (13.97%) WAN

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 (41.91%) MS Exchange
2 33 (24.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (16.18%) IIS
4 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.09%) NetWeaver
6 10 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.47%) Apache
10 2 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.74%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.79%) DNS
2 26 (19.12%) DHCP
3 24 (17.65%) SAN
4 23 (16.91%) Firewall
5 21 (15.44%) VPN
6 19 (13.97%) WAN
7 18 (13.24%) LAN
8 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.82%) GSM
9 12 (8.82%) SNMP
10 8 (5.88%) DDNS
10 8 (5.88%) IPsec
11 5 (3.68%) BGP
11 5 (3.68%) Internet
11 5 (3.68%) OSPF
11 5 (3.68%) VoIP
12 4 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.21%) IP Telephony
13 3 (2.21%) Network Security
13 3 (2.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.09%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (8.09%) DB2
4 11 (8.09%) DTS
4 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.47%) MySQL
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) ERwin
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (24.26%) Analyst
2 23 (16.91%) IT Support
3 20 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 16 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 16 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 15 (11.03%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (10.29%) DBA
6 14 (10.29%) SQL DBA
6 14 (10.29%) Team Leader
7 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.82%) Consultant
8 12 (8.82%) Monitoring Engineer
8 12 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
9 11 (8.09%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 11 (8.09%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (8.09%) Service Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) Exchange Engineer
10 9 (6.62%) Server Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) SAP Basis
2 10 (7.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) Clustering
2 11 (8.09%) Mobile Computing
2 11 (8.09%) Replication
3 9 (6.62%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
5 5 (3.68%) Symmetrix
6 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.21%) PKI
8 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.47%) NHS
8 2 (1.47%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.74%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.74%) EPoS
9 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (57.35%) Windows Server
4 59 (43.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 19 (13.97%) Unix
7 18 (13.24%) Linux
8 17 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 8 (5.88%) AIX
9 8 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.41%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.68%) CentOS
12 4 (2.94%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.21%) Windows NT
13 3 (2.21%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.47%) Android
14 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.47%) VMS
15 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (16.18%) Service Management
3 17 (12.50%) High Availability
4 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.09%) Change Control
5 11 (8.09%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.62%) ITSM
7 8 (5.88%) Project Management
7 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.15%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.41%) Coaching
9 6 (4.41%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.94%) Patch Management
12 3 (2.21%) Line Management
12 3 (2.21%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.21%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.21%) SQL
2 22 (16.18%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
4 9 (6.62%) VBScript
5 8 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.03%) MCSE
3 13 (9.56%) Degree
4 10 (7.35%) MCSA
5 9 (6.62%) MCITP
6 6 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.68%) CCNP
8 3 (2.21%) HND
8 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.74%) HNC
9 1 (0.74%) MCPD
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (61.03%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 22 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (11.03%) XenApp
5 11 (8.09%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.68%) vSphere
7 3 (2.21%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.47%) XenServer
9 1 (0.74%) SRDF
9 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (13.24%) SCOM
2 12 (8.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 12 (8.82%) HP SIM
2 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (8.82%) SCOrch
3 8 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 8 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (4.41%) LiteSpeed
5 4 (2.94%) WSUS
6 3 (2.21%) SCCM
7 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.74%) Simpana
7 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 76 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 49 (36.03%) VMware
3 35 (25.74%) Citrix
4 32 (23.53%) Cisco
5 24 (17.65%) HP
6 17 (12.50%) Oracle
7 12 (8.82%) SAP
8 9 (6.62%) Apple
8 9 (6.62%) Remedy
9 8 (5.88%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.41%) EMC
11 5 (3.68%) IBM
12 4 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.21%) iManage
13 3 (2.21%) NetApp
13 3 (2.21%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.47%) Dell
14 2 (1.47%) Draytek
14 2 (1.47%) Nimble Storage
14 2 (1.47%) Symantec
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