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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 75 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 757 852 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.44% 4.03% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.74% 14.21% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 551 707 901
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
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
6449 5995 6832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.31% 28.38% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5301 5171 6004
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 282 £37,250 -0.66% 26
Hampshire -8 199 £35,000 - 18
Surrey -10 157 £37,500 -11.76% 20
Buckinghamshire -2 66 £30,000 -14.28% 13
Oxfordshire -4 25 £26,000 -18.75% 4
East Sussex -29 19 £33,500 -4.28% 2
West Sussex -49 12 £26,000 -16.12% 2
Kent -36 7 £46,000 +17.19% 3
Middlesex -9 5 £55,000 +32.53% 1
Sussex +1 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1494 (100.00%) Windows
2 1192 (79.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 824 (55.15%) Microsoft
4 762 (51.00%) Active Directory
5 650 (43.51%) VMware
6 574 (38.42%) SQL
7 498 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 466 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 438 (29.32%) Citrix
10 406 (27.18%) SQL Server
11 398 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 391 (26.17%) DNS
13 387 (25.90%) MS Excel
14 358 (23.96%) Windows 7
15 353 (23.63%) Windows XP
16 329 (22.02%) Firewall
17 324 (21.69%) Security Cleared
18 310 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 306 (20.48%) ITIL
20 301 (20.15%) IIS
21 279 (18.67%) SC Cleared
22 265 (17.74%) TCP/IP
23 258 (17.27%) Cisco
24 256 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
25 247 (16.53%) Hyper-V
26 246 (16.47%) Linux
27 241 (16.13%) Oracle
28 236 (15.80%) MS Office
29 230 (15.39%) DHCP
30 221 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 498 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 301 (20.15%) IIS
3 256 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 221 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 195 (13.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 163 (10.91%) SharePoint
7 113 (7.56%) Apache
8 100 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 68 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 66 (4.42%) Tomcat
11 36 (2.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 34 (2.28%) Lync
13 27 (1.81%) K2 blackpearl
13 27 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
14 17 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 17 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.94%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.87%) MS Project Server
17 12 (0.80%) IBM Notes
18 10 (0.67%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 387 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 236 (15.80%) MS Office
3 15 (1.00%) MS Project
4 3 (0.20%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.00%) Maximo
2 8 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.27%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.13%) Summit
6 2 (0.13%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.01%) Office 365
2 12 (0.80%) IaaS
3 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.54%) SaaS
6 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 391 (26.17%) DNS
2 329 (22.02%) Firewall
3 265 (17.74%) TCP/IP
4 230 (15.39%) DHCP
5 176 (11.78%) SAN
6 173 (11.58%) LAN
7 171 (11.45%) WAN
8 166 (11.11%) VPN
9 69 (4.62%) Internet
10 66 (4.42%) VoIP
11 64 (4.28%) SSL
12 52 (3.48%) Network Security
12 52 (3.48%) NAS
13 39 (2.61%) VLAN
14 34 (2.28%) Wireless
15 33 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
16 29 (1.94%) HTTP
17 26 (1.74%) FTP
18 24 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
19 22 (1.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (27.18%) SQL Server
2 106 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 63 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 60 (4.02%) MySQL
6 59 (3.95%) Oracle Database
7 55 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (3.28%) IDOL
9 46 (3.08%) EDRMS
10 34 (2.28%) Relational Database
11 29 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 28 (1.87%) DB2
12 28 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
16 18 (1.20%) OLAP
17 15 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
18 12 (0.80%) QlikView
19 10 (0.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 43 (2.88%) TestDirector
2 29 (1.94%) Subversion
3 24 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 23 (1.54%) LoadRunner
4 23 (1.54%) MSI
5 20 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.27%) WinRunner
7 12 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.67%) SilkPerformer
9 9 (0.60%) PVCS
9 9 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.60%) Toad
9 9 (0.60%) JDeveloper
10 7 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.33%) JIRA
12 4 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.067%) Hudson
13 1 (0.067%) MSBuild
General
1 194 (12.99%) Finance
2 140 (9.37%) Telecoms
3 135 (9.04%) Retail
4 30 (2.01%) Legal
5 21 (1.41%) Back Office
6 13 (0.87%) Marketing
7 12 (0.80%) Law
8 11 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.54%) Military
10 6 (0.40%) French Language
10 6 (0.40%) Games
11 5 (0.33%) German Language
12 4 (0.27%) Billing
13 3 (0.20%) Advertising
14 2 (0.13%) Automotive
14 2 (0.13%) Local Government
15 1 (0.067%) Banking
15 1 (0.067%) Electronics
15 1 (0.067%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 339 (22.69%) Support Engineer
2 264 (17.67%) Analyst
3 192 (12.85%) Support Analyst
4 166 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 114 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 94 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 92 (6.16%) Consultant
8 87 (5.82%) Developer
9 79 (5.29%) IT Support
10 68 (4.55%) Server Support
10 68 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 66 (4.42%) Administrator
11 66 (4.42%) Server Engineer
11 66 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 60 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 51 (3.41%) Technical Support
14 45 (3.01%) Team Leader
15 42 (2.81%) Applications Support Analyst
16 40 (2.68%) IT Support Engineer
16 40 (2.68%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (7.63%) .NET
2 88 (5.89%) ASP.NET
3 49 (3.28%) HTML
4 42 (2.81%) Web Services
5 36 (2.41%) XML
6 32 (2.14%) WCF
7 31 (2.07%) LAMP
8 29 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (1.81%) SOAP
10 26 (1.74%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.67%) jQuery
11 25 (1.67%) XSLT
12 24 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 24 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 23 (1.54%) REST
13 23 (1.54%) MSMQ
14 18 (1.20%) CSS
15 9 (0.60%) Oracle ADF
15 9 (0.60%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 125 (8.37%) Clustering
2 116 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 51 (3.41%) Statistics
5 45 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 42 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.28%) Fat Client
7 34 (2.28%) Thin Client
8 33 (2.21%) Kindle
9 30 (2.01%) iPhone
10 29 (1.94%) Replication
11 28 (1.87%) HACMP
12 16 (1.07%) iPad
13 14 (0.94%) Firmware
14 13 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.80%) Open Source
16 11 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
17 10 (0.67%) FlexPod
17 10 (0.67%) EqualLogic
17 10 (0.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1494 (100.00%) Windows
2 1192 (79.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 466 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 358 (23.96%) Windows 7
5 353 (23.63%) Windows XP
6 246 (16.47%) Linux
7 178 (11.91%) Windows 8
8 103 (6.89%) UNIX
9 99 (6.63%) Windows 2000
10 75 (5.02%) Windows Vista
11 72 (4.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 66 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 46 (3.08%) Solaris
14 41 (2.74%) AIX
15 37 (2.48%) CentOS
16 19 (1.27%) Android
16 19 (1.27%) Ubuntu
17 16 (1.07%) Mac OS X
17 16 (1.07%) Debian
18 12 (0.80%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (20.48%) ITIL
2 97 (6.49%) Service Delivery
3 85 (5.69%) Incident Management
4 83 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 69 (4.62%) Change Management
6 68 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 61 (4.08%) Software Distribution
8 60 (4.02%) Project Management
9 58 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (3.68%) MVC
11 50 (3.35%) Time Management
12 49 (3.28%) Coaching
13 48 (3.21%) Problem Management
14 36 (2.41%) Software Engineering
15 33 (2.21%) PRINCE2
16 32 (2.14%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (2.14%) Configuration Management
17 31 (2.07%) UML
18 30 (2.01%) Test Management
19 27 (1.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 574 (38.42%) SQL
2 148 (9.91%) PowerShell
3 74 (4.95%) C#
4 71 (4.75%) T-SQL
5 62 (4.15%) VB
5 62 (4.15%) Java
6 61 (4.08%) VBScript
7 48 (3.21%) JavaScript
8 38 (2.54%) Perl
9 31 (2.07%) PL/SQL
10 30 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 17 (1.14%) C
11 17 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 14 (0.94%) PHP
13 8 (0.54%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.54%) PHP5
14 6 (0.40%) C++
15 4 (0.27%) VB6
15 4 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 324 (21.69%) Security Cleared
2 310 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 279 (18.67%) SC Cleared
4 199 (13.32%) DV Cleared
5 164 (10.98%) MCSE
6 147 (9.84%) Degree
7 115 (7.70%) MCITP
8 106 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
9 99 (6.63%) CCNA
10 97 (6.49%) MCP
11 87 (5.82%) MCSA
12 63 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 50 (3.35%) ISEB
14 48 (3.21%) MCTS
15 45 (3.01%) ISTQB
16 25 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 25 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (1.61%) CCNP
18 23 (1.54%) CCA
19 17 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (11.58%) SLA
2 39 (2.61%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.74%) QA
4 9 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.067%) COBIT
6 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 762 (51.00%) Active Directory
2 398 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (16.53%) Hyper-V
4 126 (8.43%) XenApp
5 84 (5.62%) vSphere
6 79 (5.29%) XenDesktop
7 75 (5.02%) VMware ESX
8 56 (3.75%) ISA Server
9 51 (3.41%) XenServer
10 43 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
10 43 (2.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 34 (2.28%) Terminal Server
12 27 (1.81%) Terminal Services
13 17 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (1.00%) VMware Server
15 13 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 10 (0.67%) UAG
16 10 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.67%) Xen
17 9 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 158 (10.58%) SCCM
2 93 (6.22%) NetBackup
3 81 (5.42%) Backup Exec
4 67 (4.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 67 (4.48%) WSUS
5 60 (4.02%) SCOM
6 53 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
7 52 (3.48%) Tivoli
8 43 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 39 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 32 (2.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 31 (2.07%) EMC NetWorker
12 28 (1.87%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
12 28 (1.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 28 (1.87%) Tivoli NetView
13 27 (1.81%) Netcool
14 20 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 19 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 15 (1.00%) HP SIM
17 12 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 824 (55.15%) Microsoft
2 650 (43.51%) VMware
3 438 (29.32%) Citrix
4 258 (17.27%) Cisco
5 241 (16.13%) Oracle
6 209 (13.99%) HP
7 140 (9.37%) Symantec
8 112 (7.50%) Fujitsu
9 99 (6.63%) Dell
10 82 (5.49%) IBM
11 81 (5.42%) Veritas
12 72 (4.82%) Red Hat
13 71 (4.75%) EMC
14 68 (4.55%) Meridio
15 55 (3.68%) NetApp
16 46 (3.08%) Juniper
17 33 (2.21%) McAfee
18 29 (1.94%) Apple
19 25 (1.67%) CheckPoint
20 23 (1.54%) Intel
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago