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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 108 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 565 694 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.72% 3.35% 3.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.20% 12.44% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 444 558 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
6141 5580 6258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.61% 26.96% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5143 4552 5382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -7 176 £40,000 +1.78% 17
Hampshire -14 142 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Surrey -14 116 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Buckinghamshire -29 45 £33,750 -0.73% 9
West Sussex -11 37 £26,500 -20.89% 3
Kent -2 20 £25,000 -47.36% 2
East Sussex - 19 £37,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -21 6 £49,500 +80.00% 1
Middlesex -4 2 £39,500 -3.65%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1398 (100.00%) Windows
2 1105 (79.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 814 (58.23%) Active Directory
4 766 (54.79%) Microsoft
5 672 (48.07%) VMware
6 494 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 475 (33.98%) SQL
8 473 (33.83%) MS Exchange
9 471 (33.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 430 (30.76%) DNS
11 375 (26.82%) Citrix
12 373 (26.68%) Security Cleared
13 329 (23.53%) Windows XP
14 327 (23.39%) MS Excel
15 322 (23.03%) Firewall
16 312 (22.32%) SC Cleared
17 307 (21.96%) Windows 7
18 289 (20.67%) SQL Server
19 278 (19.89%) DHCP
20 270 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
21 262 (18.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 259 (18.53%) MS Office
23 247 (17.67%) Cisco
24 241 (17.24%) ITIL
25 234 (16.74%) TCP/IP
26 232 (16.60%) HP
27 231 (16.52%) Hyper-V
28 218 (15.59%) Linux
29 213 (15.24%) DV Cleared
30 212 (15.16%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 473 (33.83%) MS Exchange
2 270 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 209 (14.95%) IIS
4 179 (12.80%) SharePoint
5 168 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 150 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 100 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 98 (7.01%) Apache
9 55 (3.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 34 (2.43%) SharePoint Server
11 28 (2.00%) MS Project Server
11 28 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (1.72%) Lync
13 21 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 15 (1.07%) SAS
15 13 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
16 11 (0.79%) Tomcat
17 9 (0.64%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.64%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 327 (23.39%) MS Excel
2 259 (18.53%) MS Office
3 18 (1.29%) MS Project
4 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.072%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) SalesLogix
2 8 (0.57%) Maximo
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.29%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) assyst
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) BPCS
6 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.79%) Office 365
2 10 (0.72%) SaaS
3 7 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.21%) IaaS
4 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.14%) PaaS
5 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 430 (30.76%) DNS
2 322 (23.03%) Firewall
3 278 (19.89%) DHCP
4 234 (16.74%) TCP/IP
5 190 (13.59%) WAN
6 185 (13.23%) SAN
7 183 (13.09%) LAN
8 120 (8.58%) VPN
9 73 (5.22%) Internet
10 72 (5.15%) VLAN
11 56 (4.01%) SSL
12 53 (3.79%) iSCSI
13 37 (2.65%) Wireless
14 33 (2.36%) NAS
14 33 (2.36%) VoIP
15 32 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (1.79%) Wireshark
17 24 (1.72%) Network Security
18 23 (1.65%) SMTP
19 22 (1.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 105 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (7.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (3.86%) EDRMS
5 51 (3.65%) IDOL
6 37 (2.65%) MySQL
7 36 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 29 (2.07%) SQL Server 2000
9 24 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 20 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (1.00%) DB2
14 12 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.72%) MS Access
16 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
17 8 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
18 6 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
19 4 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 36 (2.58%) TestDirector
3 31 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (1.50%) WinRunner
6 17 (1.22%) JIRA
7 11 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (0.64%) MSI
9 8 (0.57%) StarTeam
9 8 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.57%) Toad
9 8 (0.57%) JDeveloper
9 8 (0.57%) PVCS
10 7 (0.50%) SilkPerformer
11 6 (0.43%) Subversion
11 6 (0.43%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.29%) Selenium
12 4 (0.29%) MSTest
12 4 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 155 (11.09%) Finance
2 110 (7.87%) Retail
3 102 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.22%) Back Office
5 8 (0.57%) Law
5 8 (0.57%) Legal
6 7 (0.50%) Marketing
7 6 (0.43%) Military
7 6 (0.43%) Banking
7 6 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.43%) Advertising
8 5 (0.36%) Electronics
8 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.29%) Automotive
10 3 (0.21%) Publishing
10 3 (0.21%) Billing
11 2 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.072%) Local Government
12 1 (0.072%) French Language
Job Titles
1 333 (23.82%) Support Engineer
2 184 (13.16%) Analyst
3 108 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 105 (7.51%) Support Analyst
5 101 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 98 (7.01%) Technical Support
7 93 (6.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 83 (5.94%) Developer
9 73 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
10 70 (5.01%) Administrator
11 69 (4.94%) Consultant
12 64 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 63 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 63 (4.51%) IT Support
14 61 (4.36%) Server Engineer
15 56 (4.01%) Technical Support Engineer
16 55 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
17 48 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
18 45 (3.22%) C# Developer
19 35 (2.50%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (7.44%) .NET
2 89 (6.37%) HTML
3 86 (6.15%) ASP.NET
4 66 (4.72%) XML
5 47 (3.36%) XSLT
6 36 (2.58%) CSS
7 27 (1.93%) jQuery
8 15 (1.07%) Web Services
9 13 (0.93%) J2EE
10 11 (0.79%) COM+
11 10 (0.72%) Software Packaging
12 9 (0.64%) MAPI
12 9 (0.64%) LAMP
13 8 (0.57%) Oracle ADF
13 8 (0.57%) Ajax
14 7 (0.50%) HTML5
14 7 (0.50%) CSS3
15 6 (0.43%) WSH
16 5 (0.36%) Middleware
16 5 (0.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.94%) Clustering
2 99 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.15%) Blackberry
4 49 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 43 (3.08%) Statistics
6 42 (3.00%) iPhone
7 34 (2.43%) Fat Client
7 34 (2.43%) Thin Client
8 26 (1.86%) Replication
9 24 (1.72%) iPad
10 14 (1.00%) Computer Science
11 12 (0.86%) HACMP
12 11 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.72%) CMDB
13 10 (0.72%) PDA
13 10 (0.72%) PKI
13 10 (0.72%) Open Source
14 9 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1398 (100.00%) Windows
2 1105 (79.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 494 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 329 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 307 (21.96%) Windows 7
6 218 (15.59%) Linux
7 127 (9.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 124 (8.87%) Windows 8
9 108 (7.73%) UNIX
10 95 (6.80%) Windows 2000
11 83 (5.94%) Windows Vista
12 42 (3.00%) Solaris
13 38 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 31 (2.22%) CentOS
15 23 (1.65%) SUSE
15 23 (1.65%) AIX
15 23 (1.65%) Windows NT
16 21 (1.50%) Ubuntu
17 19 (1.36%) Android
18 18 (1.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (17.24%) ITIL
2 73 (5.22%) Change Management
2 73 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (4.86%) Service Delivery
4 66 (4.72%) Incident Management
5 60 (4.29%) UML
6 59 (4.22%) Problem Management
6 59 (4.22%) Software Distribution
6 59 (4.22%) Mentoring
7 58 (4.15%) Time Management
8 54 (3.86%) Coaching
8 54 (3.86%) Project Management
9 48 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (3.36%) MVC
11 46 (3.29%) Software Engineering
12 44 (3.15%) Software Deployment
13 43 (3.08%) Test Scripting
14 41 (2.93%) Migration
14 41 (2.93%) Release Management
15 34 (2.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 475 (33.98%) SQL
2 170 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 100 (7.15%) C#
4 80 (5.72%) JavaScript
5 55 (3.93%) VBScript
6 46 (3.29%) VB
7 37 (2.65%) Java
8 36 (2.58%) Shell Script
9 35 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 32 (2.29%) C
11 31 (2.22%) Perl
12 26 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 19 (1.36%) PHP
14 15 (1.07%) C++
15 11 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.57%) VB6
17 5 (0.36%) Ruby
18 4 (0.29%) Korn
19 3 (0.21%) Bash Shell
20 2 (0.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 373 (26.68%) Security Cleared
2 312 (22.32%) SC Cleared
3 262 (18.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 213 (15.24%) DV Cleared
5 212 (15.16%) MCSE
6 113 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
7 107 (7.65%) CCNA
8 88 (6.29%) MCSA
9 87 (6.22%) Degree
10 76 (5.44%) MCP
11 66 (4.72%) MCITP
12 54 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 50 (3.58%) Citrix Certification
14 49 (3.51%) CCA
15 45 (3.22%) ISEB
16 38 (2.72%) CCNP
17 30 (2.15%) ISTQB
18 16 (1.14%) VCP4
19 15 (1.07%) NCDA
20 14 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (11.16%) SLA
2 22 (1.57%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.36%) QA
4 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.21%) COBIT
6 3 (0.21%) GPG13
System Software
1 814 (58.23%) Active Directory
2 471 (33.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 231 (16.52%) Hyper-V
4 150 (10.73%) vSphere
5 145 (10.37%) XenApp
6 112 (8.01%) VMware ESX
7 77 (5.51%) ISA Server
8 68 (4.86%) XenDesktop
9 63 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
10 46 (3.29%) Terminal Services
11 33 (2.36%) XenServer
12 24 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 20 (1.43%) VMware Server
13 20 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 15 (1.07%) Samba
15 10 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
17 6 (0.43%) UAG
18 5 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 205 (14.66%) SCCM
2 107 (7.65%) SCOM
2 107 (7.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 105 (7.51%) NetBackup
4 99 (7.08%) Backup Exec
5 79 (5.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 56 (4.01%) HP Quality Center
7 55 (3.93%) WSUS
8 39 (2.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 29 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
10 26 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
12 22 (1.57%) EdgeSight
13 21 (1.50%) Netcool
14 20 (1.43%) Tivoli
14 20 (1.43%) HP SIM
15 19 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
16 15 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
17 13 (0.93%) SCDPM
17 13 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 766 (54.79%) Microsoft
2 672 (48.07%) VMware
3 375 (26.82%) Citrix
4 247 (17.67%) Cisco
5 232 (16.60%) HP
6 166 (11.87%) Oracle
7 134 (9.59%) Symantec
8 100 (7.15%) McAfee
9 98 (7.01%) Fujitsu
10 79 (5.65%) Veritas
11 76 (5.44%) Dell
12 67 (4.79%) Red Hat
13 65 (4.65%) Meridio
14 57 (4.08%) Juniper
15 52 (3.72%) EMC
16 45 (3.22%) NetApp
17 43 (3.08%) IBM
18 40 (2.86%) Sophos
19 36 (2.58%) SonicWALL
20 31 (2.22%) CheckPoint
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