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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 138 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 423 775 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 3.43% 4.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.99% 11.91% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 368 580 760
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 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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
6050 6506 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.56% 28.83% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5354 5210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 140 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Hampshire -59 84 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Berkshire -82 82 £38,500 +6.94% 7
Buckinghamshire -29 51 £31,750 +5.83% 7
West Sussex -1 32 £26,750 +2.88% 2
Kent +20 28 £37,500 +42.85% 4
Oxfordshire +2 13 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Middlesex -4 3 £45,000 +2.85%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 950 (100.00%) Windows
2 791 (83.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 514 (54.11%) Active Directory
4 508 (53.47%) Microsoft
5 470 (49.47%) VMware
6 435 (45.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 316 (33.26%) MS Exchange
8 285 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 271 (28.53%) Firewall
10 259 (27.26%) ITIL
11 250 (26.32%) DNS
12 232 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 228 (24.00%) Windows 7
14 227 (23.89%) MS Excel
15 224 (23.58%) Cisco
16 222 (23.37%) TCP/IP
17 208 (21.89%) Hyper-V
18 196 (20.63%) Linux
19 192 (20.21%) SQL
19 192 (20.21%) MS Office
20 190 (20.00%) Windows XP
20 190 (20.00%) Citrix
21 188 (19.79%) SQL Server
22 177 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
23 174 (18.32%) SLA
24 170 (17.89%) DHCP
25 164 (17.26%) LAN
26 161 (16.95%) WAN
27 154 (16.21%) Security Cleared
28 147 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 316 (33.26%) MS Exchange
2 232 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 147 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 137 (14.42%) IIS
5 95 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 86 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 85 (8.95%) SharePoint
8 46 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (3.79%) Lync
10 20 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
11 18 (1.89%) Apache
12 14 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.16%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.95%) SAS
15 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.42%) WorkSite
Applications
1 227 (23.89%) MS Excel
2 192 (20.21%) MS Office
3 12 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.74%) MS Project
6 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.42%) Maximo
4 2 (0.21%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (7.58%) Office 365
2 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.63%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.53%) SaaS
7 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 271 (28.53%) Firewall
2 250 (26.32%) DNS
3 222 (23.37%) TCP/IP
4 170 (17.89%) DHCP
5 164 (17.26%) LAN
6 161 (16.95%) WAN
7 133 (14.00%) SAN
8 105 (11.05%) Internet
9 94 (9.89%) VPN
10 68 (7.16%) VLAN
11 44 (4.63%) Wireless
12 40 (4.21%) NAS
13 37 (3.89%) iSCSI
14 35 (3.68%) Intranet
15 26 (2.74%) VoIP
16 25 (2.63%) SSL
17 20 (2.11%) MPLS
18 19 (2.00%) NetScaler
19 18 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
20 17 (1.79%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 98 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (1.05%) MySQL
8 8 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.63%) Big Data
11 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.32%) EDRMS
12 3 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.21%) DB2
13 2 (0.21%) IDOL
13 2 (0.21%) CorVu
14 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (1.16%) JIRA
3 5 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.42%) Subversion
5 3 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.21%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.11%) NUnit
7 1 (0.11%) MSTest
7 1 (0.11%) Moq
7 1 (0.11%) Hudson
7 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
General
1 101 (10.63%) Finance
2 27 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.42%) Retail
3 23 (2.42%) Legal
4 19 (2.00%) Back Office
5 18 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.37%) Electronics
7 8 (0.84%) Advertising
8 7 (0.74%) Banking
8 7 (0.74%) Billing
9 5 (0.53%) French Language
9 5 (0.53%) German Language
10 4 (0.42%) Publishing
10 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.32%) Automotive
11 3 (0.32%) Law
11 3 (0.32%) Local Government
11 3 (0.32%) Marketing
11 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 222 (23.37%) Support Engineer
2 144 (15.16%) Analyst
3 95 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 86 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 71 (7.47%) Administrator
6 67 (7.05%) Developer
6 67 (7.05%) IT Support
7 64 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 64 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 51 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
9 50 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 48 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (4.74%) Technical Support
12 42 (4.42%) Desktop Support
13 41 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
13 41 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
14 39 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
14 39 (4.11%) Service Analyst
15 38 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
16 33 (3.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (9.47%) .NET
2 72 (7.58%) ASP.NET
3 70 (7.37%) HTML
4 52 (5.47%) XML
5 42 (4.42%) XSLT
6 23 (2.42%) CSS
7 21 (2.21%) Web Services
8 16 (1.68%) jQuery
9 15 (1.58%) Ajax
10 11 (1.16%) J2EE
10 11 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.05%) HTML5
11 10 (1.05%) COM
12 9 (0.95%) LINQ
12 9 (0.95%) CSS3
13 7 (0.74%) Regular Expression
13 7 (0.74%) MAPI
13 7 (0.74%) Software Packaging
14 6 (0.63%) ODBC
15 5 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.21%) Data Centre
2 91 (9.58%) Blackberry
3 70 (7.37%) Clustering
4 61 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.21%) Replication
6 21 (2.21%) Statistics
6 21 (2.21%) HP Storage
7 20 (2.11%) iPhone
8 16 (1.68%) EMC VNX
9 14 (1.47%) iPad
10 11 (1.16%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.95%) PDA
12 8 (0.84%) AS400
12 8 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.84%) NHS
13 7 (0.74%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.63%) EqualLogic
15 5 (0.53%) PKI
16 4 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 950 (100.00%) Windows
2 791 (83.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 435 (45.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 228 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 196 (20.63%) Linux
6 190 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 128 (13.47%) Windows 8
8 84 (8.84%) UNIX
9 71 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (6.53%) Windows 2000
11 45 (4.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 45 (4.74%) Windows Vista
12 40 (4.21%) Solaris
13 38 (4.00%) Android
13 38 (4.00%) Mac OS X
14 29 (3.05%) Mac OS
15 16 (1.68%) AIX
16 12 (1.26%) Windows NT
17 11 (1.16%) OS/400
17 11 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (27.26%) ITIL
2 75 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
4 53 (5.58%) UML
5 50 (5.26%) MVC
6 49 (5.16%) Change Management
7 48 (5.05%) Project Management
8 46 (4.84%) Software Engineering
9 42 (4.42%) Migration
9 42 (4.42%) Incident Management
10 40 (4.21%) Problem Management
11 38 (4.00%) Service Delivery
12 37 (3.89%) PRINCE2
13 31 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (2.63%) Capacity Management
15 24 (2.53%) Mentoring
16 22 (2.32%) Project Planning
17 20 (2.11%) Business Continuity
18 19 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
19 16 (1.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 192 (20.21%) SQL
2 77 (8.11%) C#
3 67 (7.05%) JavaScript
4 61 (6.42%) PowerShell
5 39 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 32 (3.37%) C
7 30 (3.16%) VBScript
8 27 (2.84%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.63%) VB
10 23 (2.42%) Java
11 18 (1.89%) Perl
12 10 (1.05%) PHP
13 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.42%) AWK
14 3 (0.32%) VB6
14 3 (0.32%) C++
14 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.32%) sed
15 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 177 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (16.21%) Security Cleared
3 124 (13.05%) SC Cleared
4 90 (9.47%) MCSE
5 67 (7.05%) MCITP
6 66 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (6.95%) CCNA
7 58 (6.11%) MCP
7 58 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 57 (6.00%) MCSA
9 47 (4.95%) Degree
10 40 (4.21%) DV Cleared
11 34 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (3.16%) A+ Certification
13 27 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
14 26 (2.74%) CCA
15 22 (2.32%) CCNP
16 19 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
17 12 (1.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (18.32%) SLA
2 16 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.84%) COBIT
4 6 (0.63%) GPG13
4 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.11%) QA
System Software
1 514 (54.11%) Active Directory
2 285 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 208 (21.89%) Hyper-V
4 121 (12.74%) vSphere
5 87 (9.16%) VMware ESX
6 79 (8.32%) VMware ESXi
7 74 (7.79%) XenApp
8 39 (4.11%) Terminal Services
9 36 (3.79%) ISA Server
10 28 (2.95%) UAG
10 28 (2.95%) XenDesktop
11 27 (2.84%) Forefront TMG
12 22 (2.32%) XenServer
13 19 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (1.68%) vCloud
15 13 (1.37%) VMware Server
16 12 (1.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 11 (1.16%) Terminal Server
18 10 (1.05%) Samba
18 10 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 127 (13.37%) SCCM
2 55 (5.79%) Backup Exec
3 54 (5.68%) SCOM
4 37 (3.89%) HP Data Protector
4 37 (3.89%) NetBackup
5 25 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 21 (2.21%) HP SIM
6 21 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (2.00%) EdgeSight
8 18 (1.89%) Tivoli
9 13 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (1.16%) Nagios
11 10 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (0.84%) SCVMM
13 8 (0.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 7 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
14 7 (0.74%) WSUS
14 7 (0.74%) SCSM
15 6 (0.63%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 508 (53.47%) Microsoft
2 470 (49.47%) VMware
3 224 (23.58%) Cisco
4 190 (20.00%) Citrix
5 131 (13.79%) HP
6 96 (10.11%) Symantec
7 64 (6.74%) Oracle
8 45 (4.74%) Juniper
9 43 (4.53%) Dell
9 43 (4.53%) Red Hat
9 43 (4.53%) CheckPoint
10 38 (4.00%) NetApp
11 32 (3.37%) EMC
12 31 (3.26%) F5
13 29 (3.05%) Avaya
14 28 (2.95%) Apple
14 28 (2.95%) McAfee
14 28 (2.95%) 3PAR
15 26 (2.74%) Websense
16 25 (2.63%) IBM
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Up to £24,000 - £28,000 Depending on
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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