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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 130 80 57
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 462 780 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.23% 3.44% 4.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.66% 12.05% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 403 620 778
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
6031 6471 6364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.08% 28.57% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5372 5499
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Surrey -26 118 £31,500 -13.69% 7
Hampshire -38 118 £35,000 -2.77% 9
Berkshire -63 100 £38,000 +7.80% 7
Buckinghamshire -17 45 £31,000 +3.33% 8
West Sussex +6 36 £27,500 +5.76% 5
Kent +23 32 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Oxfordshire +20 18 £35,750 +52.12%
Middlesex +1 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Sussex -4 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1046 (100.00%) Windows
2 865 (82.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 585 (55.93%) Active Directory
4 562 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 513 (49.04%) VMware
6 444 (42.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 345 (32.98%) MS Exchange
8 324 (30.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 291 (27.82%) DNS
10 290 (27.72%) Firewall
11 268 (25.62%) ITIL
12 256 (24.47%) MS Excel
12 256 (24.47%) Windows 7
13 255 (24.38%) TCP/IP
14 252 (24.09%) Cisco
15 239 (22.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 228 (21.80%) Hyper-V
17 224 (21.41%) SQL
18 218 (20.84%) Citrix
19 217 (20.75%) MS Office
20 215 (20.55%) Linux
21 214 (20.46%) Windows XP
22 211 (20.17%) SQL Server
23 194 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
24 192 (18.36%) DHCP
25 185 (17.69%) Security Cleared
26 184 (17.59%) SLA
27 167 (15.97%) LAN
28 158 (15.11%) WAN
29 156 (14.91%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 345 (32.98%) MS Exchange
2 239 (22.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 156 (14.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 138 (13.19%) IIS
5 109 (10.42%) SharePoint
6 104 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 78 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (4.02%) Lync
9 41 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (2.29%) Lotus Domino
10 24 (2.29%) Apache
11 21 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
12 12 (1.15%) SAS
13 11 (1.05%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
15 7 (0.67%) WorkSite
16 6 (0.57%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.48%) ArcGIS
18 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 256 (24.47%) MS Excel
2 217 (20.75%) MS Office
3 18 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.86%) MS Project
6 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.096%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.48%) Maximo
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.096%) Primavera
6 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.69%) Office 365
2 13 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.48%) SaaS
6 3 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.19%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.096%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.096%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.096%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 291 (27.82%) DNS
2 290 (27.72%) Firewall
3 255 (24.38%) TCP/IP
4 192 (18.36%) DHCP
5 167 (15.97%) LAN
6 158 (15.11%) WAN
7 156 (14.91%) SAN
8 110 (10.52%) Internet
9 100 (9.56%) VPN
10 83 (7.93%) VLAN
11 52 (4.97%) NAS
12 50 (4.78%) Wireless
13 39 (3.73%) iSCSI
13 39 (3.73%) SSL
14 34 (3.25%) VoIP
15 33 (3.15%) Intranet
16 21 (2.01%) Fibre Channel
17 20 (1.91%) NetScaler
17 20 (1.91%) MPLS
18 17 (1.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 112 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (1.15%) MySQL
7 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.76%) Big Data
11 6 (0.57%) EDRMS
12 5 (0.48%) IDOL
13 4 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.38%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.29%) CorVu
14 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.19%) DB2
15 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.96%) JIRA
3 7 (0.67%) Subversion
4 5 (0.48%) TestDirector
4 5 (0.48%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.38%) Hudson
5 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.096%) NUnit
7 1 (0.096%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.096%) MSTest
7 1 (0.096%) Moq
General
1 112 (10.71%) Finance
2 36 (3.44%) Retail
3 29 (2.77%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.68%) Legal
5 23 (2.20%) Back Office
6 17 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.43%) Electronics
8 10 (0.96%) Billing
9 6 (0.57%) Law
9 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.57%) Advertising
10 5 (0.48%) Publishing
10 5 (0.48%) French Language
10 5 (0.48%) German Language
11 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.29%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Local Government
12 3 (0.29%) Marketing
12 3 (0.29%) Banking
13 1 (0.096%) Games
Job Titles
1 234 (22.37%) Support Engineer
2 152 (14.53%) Analyst
3 100 (9.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 88 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 87 (8.32%) Developer
6 68 (6.50%) Support Analyst
7 67 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 65 (6.21%) Administrator
9 64 (6.12%) IT Support
10 58 (5.54%) Technical Engineer
11 55 (5.26%) Technical Support
12 53 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
12 53 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
13 50 (4.78%) Technical Support Engineer
14 46 (4.40%) C# Developer
15 44 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
16 42 (4.02%) Desktop Support
16 42 (4.02%) IT Support Engineer
17 39 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
17 39 (3.73%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.37%) .NET
2 88 (8.41%) ASP.NET
3 86 (8.22%) HTML
4 64 (6.12%) XML
5 57 (5.45%) XSLT
6 30 (2.87%) CSS
7 23 (2.20%) jQuery
8 17 (1.63%) Ajax
9 15 (1.43%) Web Services
10 14 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (1.24%) HTML5
12 12 (1.15%) LINQ
12 12 (1.15%) CSS3
13 11 (1.05%) Software Packaging
14 9 (0.86%) LAMP
14 9 (0.86%) MAPI
14 9 (0.86%) COM
14 9 (0.86%) Regular Expression
15 8 (0.76%) ODBC
16 7 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 97 (9.27%) Blackberry
3 75 (7.17%) Clustering
4 64 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.49%) Statistics
7 23 (2.20%) Replication
8 22 (2.10%) iPhone
9 21 (2.01%) HP Storage
10 16 (1.53%) EMC VNX
11 12 (1.15%) PDA
11 12 (1.15%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.05%) iPad
13 10 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.86%) Wiki
15 8 (0.76%) EqualLogic
15 8 (0.76%) NHS
15 8 (0.76%) AS400
15 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1046 (100.00%) Windows
2 865 (82.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 444 (42.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 256 (24.47%) Windows 7
5 215 (20.55%) Linux
6 214 (20.46%) Windows XP
7 127 (12.14%) Windows 8
8 79 (7.55%) UNIX
9 77 (7.36%) Windows 2000
10 72 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 62 (5.93%) Windows 2000 Server
12 59 (5.64%) Windows Vista
13 44 (4.21%) Solaris
14 43 (4.11%) Android
15 32 (3.06%) Mac OS X
16 29 (2.77%) Mac OS
17 15 (1.43%) AIX
18 13 (1.24%) Debian
19 11 (1.05%) OS/400
20 9 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (25.62%) ITIL
2 77 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
4 63 (6.02%) MVC
5 57 (5.45%) UML
6 55 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 51 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 47 (4.49%) Project Management
9 44 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 43 (4.11%) Migration
11 42 (4.02%) Change Management
12 40 (3.82%) Service Delivery
13 39 (3.73%) PRINCE2
14 37 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 34 (3.25%) Mentoring
16 25 (2.39%) Capacity Management
17 22 (2.10%) Time Management
17 22 (2.10%) Project Planning
18 21 (2.01%) Business Continuity
19 19 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 224 (21.41%) SQL
2 91 (8.70%) C#
3 84 (8.03%) JavaScript
4 78 (7.46%) PowerShell
5 48 (4.59%) VB.NET
6 46 (4.40%) VBScript
7 38 (3.63%) VB
8 27 (2.58%) Perl
9 26 (2.49%) C
10 19 (1.82%) Java
11 17 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.43%) PHP
13 8 (0.76%) VB6
14 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.48%) AWK
14 5 (0.48%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.29%) Ruby
15 3 (0.29%) Korn
16 2 (0.19%) sed
17 1 (0.096%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 194 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 185 (17.69%) Security Cleared
3 148 (14.15%) SC Cleared
4 112 (10.71%) MCSE
5 84 (8.03%) CCNA
5 84 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
6 79 (7.55%) MCITP
7 64 (6.12%) MCSA
8 60 (5.74%) DV Cleared
9 57 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 56 (5.35%) MCP
11 48 (4.59%) Degree
12 34 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
14 29 (2.77%) A+ Certification
15 28 (2.68%) CCA
15 28 (2.68%) CCNP
16 19 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
17 16 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (17.59%) SLA
2 18 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.05%) COBIT
4 9 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.76%) GPG13
6 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.096%) QA
System Software
1 585 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 324 (30.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (21.80%) Hyper-V
4 132 (12.62%) vSphere
5 90 (8.60%) XenApp
5 90 (8.60%) VMware ESX
6 88 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (4.30%) Terminal Services
8 37 (3.54%) ISA Server
8 37 (3.54%) XenDesktop
9 27 (2.58%) XenServer
10 24 (2.29%) UAG
11 23 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
12 21 (2.01%) Samba
13 20 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (1.82%) vCloud
15 15 (1.43%) VMware Server
16 13 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
16 13 (1.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 12 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 132 (12.62%) SCCM
2 67 (6.41%) Backup Exec
3 58 (5.54%) SCOM
4 39 (3.73%) NetBackup
5 38 (3.63%) HP Data Protector
6 28 (2.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 25 (2.39%) HP SIM
8 20 (1.91%) EdgeSight
9 18 (1.72%) Tivoli
10 17 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
11 16 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 15 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 15 (1.43%) WSUS
13 14 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 12 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (1.05%) Nagios
16 9 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
17 7 (0.67%) SCVMM
17 7 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 562 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 513 (49.04%) VMware
3 252 (24.09%) Cisco
4 218 (20.84%) Citrix
5 154 (14.72%) HP
6 108 (10.33%) Symantec
7 75 (7.17%) Oracle
8 61 (5.83%) Juniper
9 54 (5.16%) Dell
10 52 (4.97%) CheckPoint
11 44 (4.21%) Red Hat
12 38 (3.63%) Apple
13 35 (3.35%) NetApp
13 35 (3.35%) F5
14 34 (3.25%) EMC
14 34 (3.25%) McAfee
15 33 (3.15%) 3PAR
16 27 (2.58%) Avaya
16 27 (2.58%) IBM
17 25 (2.39%) Veritas
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus, be
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum Flex Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago