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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / North West
Rank 218 141 122
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 91 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 1.64% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 6.40% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 135
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
1310 1421 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.01% 25.55% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1156 1627
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -54 24 £26,500 -11.66% 6
Cheshire -2 3 £23,500 -30.37% 1
Merseyside -10 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (82.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (76.60%) Active Directory
4 66 (70.21%) Windows Server
5 64 (68.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (59.57%) Microsoft
7 42 (44.68%) VMware
8 41 (43.62%) MS Exchange
9 32 (34.04%) ITIL
10 31 (32.98%) HP
11 29 (30.85%) Cisco
11 29 (30.85%) DNS
12 27 (28.72%) DHCP
13 25 (26.60%) IIS
13 25 (26.60%) Hyper-V
14 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (23.40%) Windows 7
14 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (23.40%) LAN
14 22 (23.40%) WAN
15 21 (22.34%) MS Office
16 20 (21.28%) TCP/IP
16 20 (21.28%) VPN
17 19 (20.21%) Citrix
18 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (19.15%) MCSE
19 17 (18.09%) SQL
20 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
20 16 (17.02%) SAN
20 16 (17.02%) SCOM

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 41 (43.62%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.60%) IIS
3 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.57%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.26%) NetWeaver
7 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.13%) Apache
8 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.06%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.06%) Zimbra
Applications
1 21 (22.34%) MS Office
2 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Office 365
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.85%) DNS
2 27 (28.72%) DHCP
3 22 (23.40%) LAN
3 22 (23.40%) WAN
4 20 (21.28%) TCP/IP
4 20 (21.28%) VPN
5 16 (17.02%) SAN
6 14 (14.89%) Firewall
7 12 (12.77%) GSM
7 12 (12.77%) SNMP
8 10 (10.64%) DDNS
8 10 (10.64%) IPsec
9 6 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.26%) VLAN
10 4 (4.26%) VoIP
11 3 (3.19%) ADSL
11 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.13%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (2.13%) Network Security
12 2 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.26%) DB2
3 3 (3.19%) MySQL
4 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.06%) DTS
5 1 (1.06%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (7.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 20 (21.28%) IT Support
3 18 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Server Engineer
5 15 (15.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) Monitoring Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) Server Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) IT Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) IT Analyst
8 10 (10.64%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (9.57%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
10 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (7.45%) Help Desk Analyst
11 7 (7.45%) Server Support
11 7 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
12 6 (6.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 6 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) .NET
1 4 (4.26%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.06%) FFmpeg
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) HP StoreVirtual
2 10 (10.64%) RSA SecurID
3 8 (8.51%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (7.45%) Clustering
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) PKI
6 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.06%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.06%) iPad
7 1 (1.06%) iPhone
7 1 (1.06%) IPTV
7 1 (1.06%) Life Science
7 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.06%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (82.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (70.21%) Windows Server
4 64 (68.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 15 (15.96%) Windows XP
7 10 (10.64%) Linux
7 10 (10.64%) Unix
8 6 (6.38%) AIX
8 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.06%) CentOS
10 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) ITIL
2 15 (15.96%) Service Management
3 14 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.70%) High Availability
6 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.45%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (4.26%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (3.19%) Change Management
9 3 (3.19%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.19%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.19%) Project Management
9 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (2.13%) Change Control
10 2 (2.13%) ERP
10 2 (2.13%) ITSM
10 2 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.13%) Software Distribution
11 1 (1.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.83%) VBScript
4 10 (10.64%) VB
5 2 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) PHP
5 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) MCSE
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.89%) Degree
3 10 (10.64%) MCITP
3 10 (10.64%) MCSA
4 9 (9.57%) MCP
5 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) CCNA
7 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.13%) CCNP
8 2 (2.13%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (76.60%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.60%) Hyper-V
3 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.57%) XenApp
5 4 (4.26%) vSphere
6 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.06%) pfSense
7 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) SCOM
2 12 (12.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 12 (12.77%) HP SIM
2 12 (12.77%) SCOrch
3 10 (10.64%) ServiceCenter
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (6.38%) AirWatch
6 4 (4.26%) SCCM
7 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.13%) WSUS
9 1 (1.06%) Cacti
9 1 (1.06%) Graylog
9 1 (1.06%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (1.06%) Nagios
9 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.06%) Simpana
9 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 42 (44.68%) VMware
3 31 (32.98%) HP
4 29 (30.85%) Cisco
5 19 (20.21%) Citrix
6 11 (11.70%) 3PAR
7 10 (10.64%) Dell
8 7 (7.45%) Intel Security
9 5 (5.32%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle
10 4 (4.26%) SAP
10 4 (4.26%) Symantec
11 3 (3.19%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.13%) Apple
12 2 (2.13%) Juniper
12 2 (2.13%) NetApp
13 1 (1.06%) arcserve
13 1 (1.06%) CommVault
13 1 (1.06%) Remedy
13 1 (1.06%) Sage
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