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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 121 88 57
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 519 744 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.47% 3.26% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.42% 11.75% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 446 610 776
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -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
6165 6332 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.35% 27.72% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5204 5330 5697
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 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 7 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
Hampshire -20 151 £38,000 -5.00% 14
Berkshire -41 129 £38,000 +5.55% 14
Surrey -49 92 £28,000 -16.41% 6
Buckinghamshire -14 43 £29,000 -10.76% 7
West Sussex -10 41 £27,500 - 4
Kent +19 35 £35,000 +42.85% 3
Oxfordshire +22 23 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Middlesex +7 4 £39,000 +4.00%
East Sussex +6 4 £23,250 -3.12% 2
Sussex -2 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 1097 (100.00%) Windows
2 919 (83.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 608 (55.42%) Active Directory
4 592 (53.97%) Microsoft
5 543 (49.50%) VMware
6 459 (41.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 368 (33.55%) MS Exchange
8 345 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 306 (27.89%) DNS
10 286 (26.07%) ITIL
11 282 (25.71%) Firewall
12 273 (24.89%) Cisco
13 269 (24.52%) MS Excel
13 269 (24.52%) Windows 7
14 262 (23.88%) TCP/IP
15 256 (23.34%) SQL
16 252 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2010
17 249 (22.70%) Hyper-V
18 242 (22.06%) Citrix
19 233 (21.24%) Windows XP
20 220 (20.05%) MS Office
20 220 (20.05%) Linux
21 218 (19.87%) SQL Server
22 217 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
23 209 (19.05%) DHCP
24 206 (18.78%) Security Cleared
25 182 (16.59%) SAN
26 181 (16.50%) SLA
27 178 (16.23%) HP
28 158 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 7 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
1 368 (33.55%) MS Exchange
2 252 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 124 (11.30%) IIS
5 116 (10.57%) SharePoint
6 111 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 86 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 46 (4.19%) Lync
9 44 (4.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (2.55%) Apache
11 22 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
12 21 (1.91%) Lotus Domino
13 15 (1.37%) SAS
14 9 (0.82%) WorkSite
15 8 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
16 6 (0.55%) MS Project Server
16 6 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.55%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.55%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 269 (24.52%) MS Excel
2 220 (20.05%) MS Office
3 18 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.73%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.091%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.091%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.55%) Maximo
4 3 (0.27%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.091%) Primavera
6 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.29%) Office 365
2 13 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.36%) SaaS
5 4 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.091%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.091%) IaaS
6 1 (0.091%) PaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 306 (27.89%) DNS
2 282 (25.71%) Firewall
3 262 (23.88%) TCP/IP
4 209 (19.05%) DHCP
5 182 (16.59%) SAN
6 157 (14.31%) LAN
7 146 (13.31%) WAN
8 102 (9.30%) Internet
9 98 (8.93%) VPN
10 85 (7.75%) VLAN
11 50 (4.56%) Wireless
12 49 (4.47%) NAS
13 46 (4.19%) SSL
14 44 (4.01%) iSCSI
15 34 (3.10%) VoIP
16 26 (2.37%) Intranet
17 25 (2.28%) Fibre Channel
18 23 (2.10%) NetScaler
19 19 (1.73%) MPLS
20 18 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 106 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.55%) MySQL
7 15 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (0.82%) EDRMS
11 8 (0.73%) IDOL
11 8 (0.73%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.73%) Big Data
12 4 (0.36%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.36%) MS Access
13 3 (0.27%) DB2
13 3 (0.27%) CorVu
13 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.91%) JIRA
3 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.64%) Subversion
4 7 (0.64%) TestDirector
4 7 (0.64%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.46%) Hudson
5 5 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.18%) MSI
8 1 (0.091%) NUnit
8 1 (0.091%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.091%) MSTest
8 1 (0.091%) Moq
8 1 (0.091%) WinDbg
General
1 112 (10.21%) Finance
2 43 (3.92%) Retail
3 32 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.37%) Legal
4 26 (2.37%) Back Office
5 16 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.37%) Electronics
7 10 (0.91%) Billing
8 9 (0.82%) Law
9 8 (0.73%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.64%) Publishing
11 5 (0.46%) French Language
11 5 (0.46%) German Language
12 4 (0.36%) Banking
12 4 (0.36%) Advertising
12 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.27%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Marketing
14 2 (0.18%) Local Government
15 1 (0.091%) Games
Job Titles
1 238 (21.70%) Support Engineer
2 148 (13.49%) Analyst
3 103 (9.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 93 (8.48%) Developer
5 92 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 66 (6.02%) Administrator
7 65 (5.93%) Support Analyst
8 64 (5.83%) Technical Support
8 64 (5.83%) Technical Engineer
8 64 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 63 (5.74%) IT Support
10 61 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 56 (5.10%) Technical Support Engineer
12 53 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
13 52 (4.74%) C# Developer
14 47 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (4.01%) Server Engineer
16 42 (3.83%) IT Support Engineer
17 39 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
17 39 (3.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (9.02%) .NET
2 93 (8.48%) HTML
3 91 (8.30%) ASP.NET
4 71 (6.47%) XML
5 63 (5.74%) XSLT
6 30 (2.73%) CSS
7 23 (2.10%) jQuery
8 17 (1.55%) Ajax
9 14 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (1.19%) HTML5
10 13 (1.19%) Software Packaging
11 12 (1.09%) LINQ
11 12 (1.09%) CSS3
12 10 (0.91%) COM
12 10 (0.91%) MAPI
12 10 (0.91%) Web Services
13 9 (0.82%) LAMP
13 9 (0.82%) Regular Expression
14 8 (0.73%) ODBC
15 7 (0.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.12%) Blackberry
2 98 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 82 (7.47%) Clustering
4 66 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.64%) Statistics
7 27 (2.46%) iPhone
8 25 (2.28%) Replication
9 21 (1.91%) HP Storage
10 15 (1.37%) EMC VNX
11 14 (1.28%) iPad
12 12 (1.09%) PDA
12 12 (1.09%) Computer Science
13 10 (0.91%) Fat Client
13 10 (0.91%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.91%) Thin Client
14 9 (0.82%) Wiki
15 8 (0.73%) NHS
15 8 (0.73%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1097 (100.00%) Windows
2 919 (83.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 459 (41.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 269 (24.52%) Windows 7
5 233 (21.24%) Windows XP
6 220 (20.05%) Linux
7 128 (11.67%) Windows 8
8 81 (7.38%) UNIX
9 75 (6.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 72 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 70 (6.38%) Windows 2000
12 63 (5.74%) Windows Vista
13 46 (4.19%) Solaris
14 44 (4.01%) Android
15 31 (2.83%) Mac OS X
16 27 (2.46%) Mac OS
17 14 (1.28%) Debian
18 10 (0.91%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.91%) CentOS
18 10 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (26.07%) ITIL
2 77 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (6.29%) MVC
4 67 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 62 (5.65%) UML
6 59 (5.38%) Software Engineering
7 51 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 48 (4.38%) Problem Management
9 46 (4.19%) Project Management
10 45 (4.10%) Service Delivery
11 43 (3.92%) Change Management
11 43 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (3.65%) Migration
13 39 (3.56%) PRINCE2
14 32 (2.92%) Mentoring
15 27 (2.46%) Time Management
16 25 (2.28%) Capacity Management
17 22 (2.01%) Performance Monitoring
18 21 (1.91%) Business Continuity
19 20 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 256 (23.34%) SQL
2 97 (8.84%) PowerShell
3 93 (8.48%) C#
4 92 (8.39%) JavaScript
5 54 (4.92%) VBScript
6 48 (4.38%) VB.NET
7 42 (3.83%) VB
8 31 (2.83%) Perl
9 26 (2.37%) C
10 21 (1.91%) Java
11 18 (1.64%) PHP
12 16 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 10 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.73%) VB6
15 5 (0.46%) AWK
16 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.27%) Ruby
17 3 (0.27%) Korn
18 2 (0.18%) sed
18 2 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 217 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 206 (18.78%) Security Cleared
3 157 (14.31%) SC Cleared
4 135 (12.31%) MCSE
5 99 (9.02%) CCNA
5 99 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
6 85 (7.75%) MCITP
7 75 (6.84%) MCSA
7 75 (6.84%) DV Cleared
8 63 (5.74%) MCP
9 60 (5.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (4.83%) Degree
11 37 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
12 35 (3.19%) CCA
13 34 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (2.46%) CCNP
15 23 (2.10%) A+ Certification
16 19 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (1.73%) RHCE
17 14 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (16.50%) SLA
2 17 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.91%) COBIT
4 8 (0.73%) GPG13
5 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 608 (55.42%) Active Directory
2 345 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 249 (22.70%) Hyper-V
4 151 (13.76%) vSphere
5 98 (8.93%) XenApp
6 97 (8.84%) VMware ESX
7 81 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
8 46 (4.19%) Terminal Services
9 43 (3.92%) XenDesktop
10 39 (3.56%) ISA Server
11 31 (2.83%) XenServer
12 25 (2.28%) Samba
12 25 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 23 (2.10%) UAG
14 22 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
15 19 (1.73%) vCloud
16 16 (1.46%) VMware Server
17 15 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 14 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
19 11 (1.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 132 (12.03%) SCCM
2 68 (6.20%) SCOM
3 67 (6.11%) Backup Exec
4 47 (4.28%) NetBackup
5 41 (3.74%) HP Data Protector
6 33 (3.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 28 (2.55%) HP SIM
8 24 (2.19%) WSUS
8 24 (2.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 23 (2.10%) EdgeSight
10 19 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 17 (1.55%) Tivoli
11 17 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 12 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
14 11 (1.00%) SCVMM
15 9 (0.82%) Nagios
15 9 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 7 (0.64%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 592 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 543 (49.50%) VMware
3 273 (24.89%) Cisco
4 242 (22.06%) Citrix
5 178 (16.23%) HP
6 117 (10.67%) Symantec
7 91 (8.30%) Oracle
8 62 (5.65%) Juniper
9 60 (5.47%) Dell
10 50 (4.56%) CheckPoint
11 45 (4.10%) Red Hat
12 43 (3.92%) Apple
13 40 (3.65%) EMC
13 40 (3.65%) McAfee
14 39 (3.56%) NetApp
15 36 (3.28%) 3PAR
16 33 (3.01%) F5
17 28 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
18 27 (2.46%) Veritas
19 26 (2.37%) IBM
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