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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 195 113 102
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 299 593 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 2.76% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 9.53% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 264 477 564
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5922 6221 6339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.66% 28.97% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5134 5224 5301
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -49 84 £40,000 -13.97% 7
Hampshire -45 78 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Surrey -36 58 £39,000 +34.48% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 35 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Kent -3 23 £35,000 +16.66% 3
West Sussex -50 12 £21,000 -20.75% 1
Oxfordshire -15 7 £27,500 -47.61% 1
East Sussex +9 1 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Middlesex +9 1 £52,500 +54.41%
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 639 (100.00%) Windows
2 495 (77.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 422 (66.04%) Windows Server
4 404 (63.22%) Active Directory
5 379 (59.31%) Microsoft
6 341 (53.36%) VMware
7 296 (46.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 260 (40.69%) MS Exchange
9 230 (35.99%) Firewall
10 194 (30.36%) Linux
11 176 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 161 (25.20%) MS Excel
13 158 (24.73%) DNS
14 157 (24.57%) SQL Server
15 156 (24.41%) ITIL
16 151 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 147 (23.00%) SQL
18 145 (22.69%) Cisco
19 127 (19.87%) TCP/IP
20 121 (18.94%) Windows 7
21 118 (18.47%) DHCP
22 114 (17.84%) SLA
23 113 (17.68%) Citrix
23 113 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2013
24 110 (17.21%) HP
25 108 (16.90%) Windows 8
26 100 (15.65%) Windows XP
27 97 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2007
28 95 (14.87%) Unix
29 88 (13.77%) MS Office

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 260 (40.69%) MS Exchange
2 176 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 97 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 57 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 48 (7.51%) IIS
7 33 (5.16%) SharePoint
8 24 (3.76%) Apache
9 22 (3.44%) Skype for Business
10 19 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (1.41%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.25%) CMS
14 6 (0.94%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.78%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.63%) ArcGIS
17 2 (0.31%) IBM Domino
18 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
18 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 161 (25.20%) MS Excel
2 88 (13.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.47%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.31%) assyst
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 80 (12.52%) Office 365
2 41 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 230 (35.99%) Firewall
2 158 (24.73%) DNS
3 127 (19.87%) TCP/IP
4 118 (18.47%) DHCP
5 76 (11.89%) LAN
5 76 (11.89%) SAN
5 76 (11.89%) WAN
6 36 (5.63%) VPN
7 21 (3.29%) Internet
8 20 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (2.97%) Wireless
10 17 (2.66%) SSL
11 16 (2.50%) VoIP
12 14 (2.19%) NAS
13 13 (2.03%) iSCSI
14 12 (1.88%) 3G
14 12 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (1.72%) Intranet
16 10 (1.56%) Broadband
16 10 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (24.57%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 57 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (3.91%) MySQL
5 24 (3.76%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.10%) Power BI
9 7 (1.10%) PowerPivot
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.63%) DB2
11 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.63%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.47%) DB2 UDB
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (3.13%) Subversion
2 13 (2.03%) JIRA
3 8 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.10%) Selenium
5 5 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.63%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.31%) NUnit
7 2 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.31%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.31%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 47 (7.36%) German Language
2 38 (5.95%) Finance
3 29 (4.54%) French Language
4 20 (3.13%) Retail
5 17 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.72%) Electronics
7 9 (1.41%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.10%) Marketing
10 5 (0.78%) Back Office
11 4 (0.63%) Local Government
12 3 (0.47%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 107 (16.74%) Analyst
3 65 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 63 (9.86%) Support Analyst
5 62 (9.70%) IT Support
6 61 (9.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 59 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 56 (8.76%) Technical Support
9 55 (8.61%) IT Engineer
10 53 (8.29%) Administrator
11 52 (8.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 49 (7.67%) Technical Engineer
13 47 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
14 46 (7.20%) Windows Engineer
15 45 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
16 42 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 41 (6.42%) IT Support Engineer
18 39 (6.10%) Developer
19 37 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
20 36 (5.63%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.04%) .NET
1 45 (7.04%) Web Services
2 43 (6.73%) HTML
3 30 (4.69%) XML
4 28 (4.38%) CSS
5 25 (3.91%) Ajax
6 24 (3.76%) jQuery
7 21 (3.29%) LAMP
8 18 (2.82%) CodeIgniter
8 18 (2.82%) SOAP
9 17 (2.66%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.03%) J2EE
11 12 (1.88%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.88%) XSLT
12 11 (1.72%) WCF
13 7 (1.10%) MDX
14 5 (0.78%) Regular Expression
15 3 (0.47%) COM
15 3 (0.47%) DHTML
15 3 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.52%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.95%) Clustering
3 36 (5.63%) Blackberry
4 25 (3.91%) HP Storage
5 20 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.03%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.03%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.25%) PKI
10 7 (1.10%) BYOD
10 7 (1.10%) PACS
11 6 (0.94%) iPhone
12 5 (0.78%) EqualLogic
12 5 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.63%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 639 (100.00%) Windows
2 495 (77.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 422 (66.04%) Windows Server
4 296 (46.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 194 (30.36%) Linux
6 121 (18.94%) Windows 7
7 108 (16.90%) Windows 8
8 100 (15.65%) Windows XP
9 95 (14.87%) Unix
10 72 (11.27%) Windows 2000
11 66 (10.33%) Solaris
12 52 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 44 (6.89%) Windows Vista
14 30 (4.69%) Windows 10
15 21 (3.29%) Debian
16 19 (2.97%) Windows 2000 Server
17 18 (2.82%) Windows NT
18 11 (1.72%) Android
19 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
20 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (24.41%) ITIL
2 52 (8.14%) Information Security
3 41 (6.42%) Risk Management
4 35 (5.48%) Capacity Management
5 31 (4.85%) Migration
5 31 (4.85%) UML
6 27 (4.23%) CRM
6 27 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (4.07%) Mentoring
8 23 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (3.44%) Coaching
9 22 (3.44%) Problem Management
9 22 (3.44%) Service Delivery
10 21 (3.29%) Change Management
11 20 (3.13%) Web Development
12 19 (2.97%) OO
12 19 (2.97%) Programme Management
13 18 (2.82%) OOP
13 18 (2.82%) Project Management
13 18 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 147 (23.00%) SQL
2 47 (7.36%) PowerShell
3 43 (6.73%) JavaScript
4 29 (4.54%) VBScript
5 21 (3.29%) C#
5 21 (3.29%) PHP
6 18 (2.82%) Java
6 18 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 14 (2.19%) C
8 7 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (1.10%) VB
9 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.47%) Korn
11 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 73 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (8.29%) SC Cleared
4 46 (7.20%) MCSE
5 44 (6.89%) CCNA
5 44 (6.89%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (4.54%) Degree
7 20 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (2.97%) MCP
9 18 (2.82%) MCITP
10 17 (2.66%) MCSA
11 11 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.56%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.25%) A+ Certification
14 6 (0.94%) MCTS
14 6 (0.94%) VCP5
15 5 (0.78%) CEH
15 5 (0.78%) CISSP
15 5 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.63%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (17.84%) SLA
2 7 (1.10%) DICOM
3 5 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.31%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 404 (63.22%) Active Directory
2 151 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (11.27%) Hyper-V
4 71 (11.11%) vSphere
5 62 (9.70%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (9.23%) VMware ESX
7 49 (7.67%) XenApp
8 30 (4.69%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.25%) Terminal Server
9 8 (1.25%) Xen
9 8 (1.25%) XenServer
10 7 (1.10%) Firmware
10 7 (1.10%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.94%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.78%) Samba
13 4 (0.63%) Docker
13 4 (0.63%) OpenSSH
14 3 (0.47%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.47%) NFS
14 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (8.61%) Backup Exec
2 43 (6.73%) SCCM
3 37 (5.79%) NetBackup
4 31 (4.85%) HP SIM
4 31 (4.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 29 (4.54%) SCOM
6 28 (4.38%) HP Data Protector
7 27 (4.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 25 (3.91%) WSUS
9 14 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.10%) DatAdvantage
12 6 (0.94%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.78%) Nessus
13 5 (0.78%) Nmap
13 5 (0.78%) Opsview
14 4 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
14 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 379 (59.31%) Microsoft
2 341 (53.36%) VMware
3 145 (22.69%) Cisco
4 113 (17.68%) Citrix
5 110 (17.21%) HP
6 78 (12.21%) Juniper
7 63 (9.86%) CheckPoint
7 63 (9.86%) Symantec
8 59 (9.23%) F5
9 58 (9.08%) Palo Alto
10 47 (7.36%) Dell
11 46 (7.20%) Blue Coat
11 46 (7.20%) Crossbeam
11 46 (7.20%) Sourcefire
12 40 (6.26%) IBM
13 39 (6.10%) 3PAR
14 33 (5.16%) Oracle
15 30 (4.69%) Red Hat
16 23 (3.60%) NetApp
17 19 (2.97%) SonicWALL
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 per annum + £1,000 Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5,100 car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 24 days ago