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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 97 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 609 752 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 3.78% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.81% 13.51% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 460 620 668
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
6210 5565 6498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.94% 27.95% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 4596 5739
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 206 £36,500 -2.66% 25
Hampshire -24 139 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Surrey -30 121 £40,000 - 15
Buckinghamshire -15 54 £30,500 -6.15% 10
West Sussex -9 34 £29,000 +5.45% 6
East Sussex 0 20 £37,500 +20.96% 1
Kent -23 19 £22,500 -43.75% 5
Oxfordshire -20 11 £49,500 +36.55% 3
Middlesex -12 2 £40,500 -14.73%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1406 (100.00%) Windows
2 1108 (78.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 796 (56.61%) Active Directory
4 773 (54.98%) Microsoft
5 667 (47.44%) VMware
6 509 (36.20%) SQL
7 499 (35.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 472 (33.57%) MS Exchange
9 471 (33.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 424 (30.16%) DNS
11 398 (28.31%) Citrix
12 379 (26.96%) Security Cleared
13 338 (24.04%) MS Excel
14 328 (23.33%) SC Cleared
15 326 (23.19%) Windows XP
16 321 (22.83%) Firewall
17 310 (22.05%) Windows 7
18 299 (21.27%) SQL Server
19 272 (19.35%) DHCP
20 267 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
21 266 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
22 265 (18.85%) MS Office
23 250 (17.78%) IIS
24 244 (17.35%) ITIL
25 235 (16.71%) Cisco
26 231 (16.43%) DV Cleared
27 225 (16.00%) TCP/IP
28 219 (15.58%) Linux
29 216 (15.36%) HP
30 215 (15.29%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 472 (33.57%) MS Exchange
2 267 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 250 (17.78%) IIS
4 174 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 173 (12.30%) SharePoint
6 148 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 119 (8.46%) Apache
8 102 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 72 (5.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 32 (2.28%) MS Project Server
11 31 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
12 26 (1.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 26 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (1.56%) Tomcat
14 21 (1.49%) Lync
15 16 (1.14%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.92%) SAS
17 12 (0.85%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.78%) Live Communications Server
19 10 (0.71%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 338 (24.04%) MS Excel
2 265 (18.85%) MS Office
3 23 (1.64%) MS Project
4 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.78%) SalesLogix
2 7 (0.50%) Maximo
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.28%) GoldMine
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.14%) BPCS
6 1 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.56%) Office 365
2 12 (0.85%) SaaS
3 8 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.36%) IaaS
5 3 (0.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 424 (30.16%) DNS
2 321 (22.83%) Firewall
3 272 (19.35%) DHCP
4 225 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 197 (14.01%) WAN
6 191 (13.58%) LAN
7 172 (12.23%) SAN
8 124 (8.82%) VPN
9 72 (5.12%) Internet
10 64 (4.55%) VLAN
11 56 (3.98%) SSL
12 45 (3.20%) iSCSI
13 35 (2.49%) Wireless
14 32 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (1.99%) VoIP
16 26 (1.85%) NAS
16 26 (1.85%) HTTP
17 25 (1.78%) Network Security
18 23 (1.64%) Wireshark
19 21 (1.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (21.27%) SQL Server
2 99 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 95 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 62 (4.41%) EDRMS
5 59 (4.20%) IDOL
6 39 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 36 (2.56%) MySQL
8 26 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 23 (1.64%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (1.00%) DB2
13 13 (0.92%) MS Access
14 11 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.71%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
17 8 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (2.84%) LoadRunner
2 35 (2.49%) TestDirector
3 31 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
5 23 (1.64%) WinRunner
6 14 (1.00%) JIRA
7 12 (0.85%) MSI
8 11 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.64%) JDeveloper
9 9 (0.64%) Toad
9 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.64%) PVCS
9 9 (0.64%) SilkPerformer
10 8 (0.57%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.57%) StarTeam
10 8 (0.57%) Subversion
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.28%) Selenium
12 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.28%) MSTest
General
1 167 (11.88%) Finance
2 125 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 122 (8.68%) Retail
4 14 (1.00%) Back Office
5 8 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.50%) Military
6 7 (0.50%) Marketing
7 6 (0.43%) Banking
7 6 (0.43%) Advertising
8 5 (0.36%) Law
9 4 (0.28%) Legal
9 4 (0.28%) Electronics
9 4 (0.28%) Automotive
10 3 (0.21%) Publishing
10 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.21%) German Language
11 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.071%) Local Government
12 1 (0.071%) French Language
Job Titles
1 353 (25.11%) Support Engineer
2 184 (13.09%) Analyst
3 115 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 114 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 108 (7.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 97 (6.90%) Technical Support
7 88 (6.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 83 (5.90%) Developer
9 77 (5.48%) Consultant
10 75 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 71 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
12 66 (4.69%) Administrator
13 65 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 65 (4.62%) IT Support
14 59 (4.20%) Server Engineer
15 53 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
16 50 (3.56%) Technical Support Engineer
17 49 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
18 41 (2.92%) C# Developer
19 39 (2.77%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (7.11%) .NET
2 83 (5.90%) ASP.NET
3 77 (5.48%) HTML
4 57 (4.05%) XML
5 39 (2.77%) XSLT
6 27 (1.92%) Web Services
6 27 (1.92%) CSS
7 23 (1.64%) jQuery
8 15 (1.07%) WCF
9 14 (1.00%) COM+
10 13 (0.92%) J2EE
10 13 (0.92%) .NET Framework
11 11 (0.78%) SOAP
11 11 (0.78%) REST
11 11 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (0.64%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (0.57%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.25%) Clustering
2 106 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (4.27%) Blackberry
4 53 (3.77%) Statistics
5 45 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 41 (2.92%) iPhone
7 39 (2.77%) Thin Client
7 39 (2.77%) Fat Client
8 27 (1.92%) Replication
9 25 (1.78%) iPad
10 15 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 12 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (0.85%) HACMP
12 10 (0.71%) CMDB
12 10 (0.71%) PKI
12 10 (0.71%) Open Source
12 10 (0.71%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.57%) PDA
13 8 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1406 (100.00%) Windows
2 1108 (78.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 499 (35.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 326 (23.19%) Windows XP
5 310 (22.05%) Windows 7
6 219 (15.58%) Linux
7 129 (9.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 115 (8.18%) UNIX
9 110 (7.82%) Windows 8
10 92 (6.54%) Windows 2000
11 74 (5.26%) Windows Vista
12 42 (2.99%) Solaris
13 37 (2.63%) CentOS
13 37 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 27 (1.92%) SUSE
15 25 (1.78%) AIX
16 24 (1.71%) Windows NT
17 19 (1.35%) Ubuntu
17 19 (1.35%) Android
18 16 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (17.35%) ITIL
2 85 (6.05%) Service Delivery
3 80 (5.69%) Change Management
3 80 (5.69%) Incident Management
4 72 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 67 (4.77%) Software Distribution
6 64 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 62 (4.41%) Project Management
8 58 (4.13%) Coaching
8 58 (4.13%) Time Management
9 57 (4.05%) UML
10 56 (3.98%) Problem Management
11 49 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (3.41%) MVC
13 44 (3.13%) Software Deployment
14 43 (3.06%) Release Management
15 42 (2.99%) Software Engineering
15 42 (2.99%) Test Scripting
16 40 (2.84%) Configuration Management
17 39 (2.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 509 (36.20%) SQL
2 171 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 96 (6.83%) C#
4 69 (4.91%) JavaScript
5 52 (3.70%) VBScript
6 46 (3.27%) VB
7 42 (2.99%) Java
8 34 (2.42%) Shell Script
8 34 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.06%) C
10 27 (1.92%) VB.NET
11 24 (1.71%) Perl
12 15 (1.07%) C++
13 14 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.92%) PHP
15 4 (0.28%) VB6
16 3 (0.21%) Python
17 2 (0.14%) Ruby
17 2 (0.14%) Korn
17 2 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 379 (26.96%) Security Cleared
2 328 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 266 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 231 (16.43%) DV Cleared
5 211 (15.01%) MCSE
6 119 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
7 111 (7.89%) CCNA
8 96 (6.83%) Degree
9 88 (6.26%) MCSA
10 84 (5.97%) MCP
11 65 (4.62%) MCITP
12 61 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (3.27%) ISEB
14 45 (3.20%) CCA
14 45 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
15 34 (2.42%) CCNP
16 31 (2.20%) ISTQB
17 18 (1.28%) MCTS
18 14 (1.00%) NCDA
19 13 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (10.38%) SLA
2 22 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 16 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.43%) QA
5 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.071%) GPG13
System Software
1 796 (56.61%) Active Directory
2 471 (33.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (15.29%) Hyper-V
4 145 (10.31%) vSphere
5 142 (10.10%) XenApp
6 104 (7.40%) VMware ESX
7 84 (5.97%) ISA Server
8 69 (4.91%) XenDesktop
9 57 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
10 41 (2.92%) Terminal Services
11 29 (2.06%) XenServer
12 24 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
13 19 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 18 (1.28%) VMware Server
15 10 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.57%) Firmware
17 7 (0.50%) Terminal Server
17 7 (0.50%) Samba
18 5 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 198 (14.08%) SCCM
2 115 (8.18%) NetBackup
3 107 (7.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 103 (7.33%) SCOM
5 91 (6.47%) Backup Exec
6 84 (5.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 58 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
8 50 (3.56%) WSUS
9 38 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 32 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 26 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
11 26 (1.85%) Netcool
12 24 (1.71%) EdgeSight
13 23 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
14 19 (1.35%) Tivoli
14 19 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
15 17 (1.21%) HP SIM
16 15 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
17 13 (0.92%) SCDPM
18 12 (0.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 773 (54.98%) Microsoft
2 667 (47.44%) VMware
3 398 (28.31%) Citrix
4 235 (16.71%) Cisco
5 216 (15.36%) HP
6 174 (12.38%) Oracle
7 125 (8.89%) Symantec
8 116 (8.25%) Fujitsu
9 97 (6.90%) McAfee
10 87 (6.19%) Veritas
11 76 (5.41%) Meridio
12 70 (4.98%) Red Hat
12 70 (4.98%) Dell
13 63 (4.48%) EMC
14 50 (3.56%) NetApp
15 49 (3.49%) Juniper
16 43 (3.06%) IBM
17 41 (2.92%) Sophos
18 32 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
18 32 (2.28%) SonicWALL
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Company Bonus, Overtime)
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Salary: Competitive
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Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £400 - £440 per day
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Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Great bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
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Salary: £43k - 48k per year + Bonus up to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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