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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 111 95 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 541 684 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.61% 2.96% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.79% 10.77% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 455 578 762
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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
6152 6352 6547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.66% 27.46% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5368 5642
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +2 166 £40,000 +11.11% 13
Berkshire -33 144 £41,500 +16.90% 12
Surrey -34 74 £28,000 -13.84% 12
West Sussex -1 55 £27,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire -21 41 £31,750 -9.28% 7
Oxfordshire +15 26 £56,250 +97.36% 3
Kent +7 21 £30,500 +10.90% 5
East Sussex +7 8 £26,500 +6.00% 4
Middlesex +6 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1084 (100.00%) Windows
2 907 (83.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 615 (56.73%) Active Directory
4 592 (54.61%) Microsoft
5 530 (48.89%) VMware
6 425 (39.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 379 (34.96%) MS Exchange
8 358 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 322 (29.70%) DNS
10 300 (27.68%) SQL
11 279 (25.74%) Windows 7
12 275 (25.37%) Firewall
13 273 (25.18%) Cisco
14 270 (24.91%) ITIL
14 270 (24.91%) MS Excel
15 262 (24.17%) TCP/IP
16 254 (23.43%) Exchange Server 2010
17 243 (22.42%) Hyper-V
18 241 (22.23%) Windows XP
19 232 (21.40%) Citrix
20 230 (21.22%) Microsoft Certification
21 226 (20.85%) Security Cleared
22 218 (20.11%) DHCP
22 218 (20.11%) MS Office
23 216 (19.93%) SQL Server
23 216 (19.93%) Linux
24 183 (16.88%) SAN
25 179 (16.51%) HP
26 168 (15.50%) SC Cleared
27 160 (14.76%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 379 (34.96%) MS Exchange
2 254 (23.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 140 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 122 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 120 (11.07%) SharePoint
6 116 (10.70%) IIS
7 85 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 49 (4.52%) Lync
9 47 (4.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 36 (3.32%) Apache
11 25 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
12 16 (1.48%) Lotus Domino
12 16 (1.48%) SAS
13 11 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (1.01%) MS Project Server
14 10 (0.92%) WorkSite
15 9 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 7 (0.65%) ArcGIS
17 6 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 270 (24.91%) MS Excel
2 218 (20.11%) MS Office
3 18 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.65%) MS Project
5 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.092%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.092%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.55%) Maximo
4 4 (0.37%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.092%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.15%) Office 365
2 13 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.37%) SaaS
5 4 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.092%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.092%) IaaS
6 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 322 (29.70%) DNS
2 275 (25.37%) Firewall
3 262 (24.17%) TCP/IP
4 218 (20.11%) DHCP
5 183 (16.88%) SAN
6 142 (13.10%) LAN
7 138 (12.73%) WAN
8 96 (8.86%) VPN
9 84 (7.75%) Internet
10 79 (7.29%) VLAN
11 53 (4.89%) Wireless
12 47 (4.34%) SSL
12 47 (4.34%) iSCSI
13 42 (3.87%) NAS
14 36 (3.32%) VoIP
15 26 (2.40%) NetScaler
16 25 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
17 23 (2.12%) DMZ
18 21 (1.94%) Wireshark
19 20 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 93 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (5.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (2.12%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (1.57%) MySQL
8 16 (1.48%) EDRMS
8 16 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (1.29%) IDOL
10 11 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.74%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.74%) Big Data
12 6 (0.55%) MS Access
12 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.46%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.37%) DB2
14 4 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.37%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 11 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.83%) JIRA
3 9 (0.83%) TestDirector
3 9 (0.83%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.46%) Hudson
4 5 (0.46%) Subversion
5 4 (0.37%) MSI
5 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.18%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.092%) MSTest
7 1 (0.092%) Moq
7 1 (0.092%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.092%) NUnit
7 1 (0.092%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.092%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 116 (10.70%) Finance
2 53 (4.89%) Retail
3 38 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.40%) Back Office
5 22 (2.03%) Legal
6 13 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.01%) Electronics
7 11 (1.01%) Law
8 10 (0.92%) Billing
9 8 (0.74%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.74%) Publishing
10 5 (0.46%) French Language
10 5 (0.46%) German Language
11 4 (0.37%) Banking
11 4 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.28%) Marketing
13 2 (0.18%) Local Government
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.092%) Advertising
14 1 (0.092%) Games
Job Titles
1 244 (22.51%) Support Engineer
2 134 (12.36%) Analyst
3 95 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 93 (8.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 89 (8.21%) Developer
6 74 (6.83%) Technical Support
7 65 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 63 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 63 (5.81%) Technical Engineer
9 58 (5.35%) Technical Support Engineer
10 56 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
11 54 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 54 (4.98%) Administrator
12 53 (4.89%) IT Support
13 52 (4.80%) C# Developer
14 46 (4.24%) Server Engineer
15 45 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
16 42 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 36 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
17 36 (3.32%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.04%) .NET
2 89 (8.21%) HTML
3 88 (8.12%) ASP.NET
4 72 (6.64%) XML
5 63 (5.81%) XSLT
6 28 (2.58%) CSS
7 21 (1.94%) jQuery
8 15 (1.38%) Software Packaging
8 15 (1.38%) Ajax
8 15 (1.38%) MAPI
9 14 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (1.11%) LINQ
10 12 (1.11%) HTML5
10 12 (1.11%) CSS3
11 9 (0.83%) Regular Expression
12 8 (0.74%) ODBC
12 8 (0.74%) COM
12 8 (0.74%) LAMP
13 7 (0.65%) Web Services
14 6 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.86%) Blackberry
2 90 (8.30%) Data Centre
3 79 (7.29%) Clustering
4 69 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (3.60%) iPhone
6 37 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.86%) Statistics
8 28 (2.58%) Replication
9 18 (1.66%) iPad
10 16 (1.48%) Thin Client
10 16 (1.48%) PDA
10 16 (1.48%) Fat Client
11 11 (1.01%) Computer Science
12 10 (0.92%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.83%) Wiki
13 9 (0.83%) PKI
14 7 (0.65%) EqualLogic
15 6 (0.55%) Blog
15 6 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1084 (100.00%) Windows
2 907 (83.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 425 (39.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 279 (25.74%) Windows 7
5 241 (22.23%) Windows XP
6 216 (19.93%) Linux
7 121 (11.16%) Windows 8
8 80 (7.38%) UNIX
8 80 (7.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 69 (6.37%) Windows 2000
9 69 (6.37%) Windows Vista
10 66 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 48 (4.43%) Solaris
12 38 (3.51%) Android
13 24 (2.21%) Mac OS X
14 22 (2.03%) Mac OS
15 12 (1.11%) Debian
16 10 (0.92%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.92%) CentOS
17 9 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (24.91%) ITIL
2 71 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (6.37%) MVC
4 61 (5.63%) UML
5 59 (5.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 57 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 53 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 48 (4.43%) Incident Management
9 46 (4.24%) Project Management
10 44 (4.06%) Service Delivery
11 41 (3.78%) Problem Management
12 38 (3.51%) Change Management
13 36 (3.32%) PRINCE2
14 32 (2.95%) Mentoring
15 31 (2.86%) Migration
16 30 (2.77%) Time Management
17 28 (2.58%) Coaching
18 24 (2.21%) Business Continuity
19 22 (2.03%) Performance Monitoring
20 21 (1.94%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 300 (27.68%) SQL
2 124 (11.44%) PowerShell
3 93 (8.58%) C#
4 88 (8.12%) JavaScript
5 62 (5.72%) VBScript
6 47 (4.34%) VB
7 45 (4.15%) VB.NET
8 35 (3.23%) Perl
9 26 (2.40%) Java
10 23 (2.12%) C
11 17 (1.57%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.38%) PHP
12 15 (1.38%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.74%) VB6
14 6 (0.55%) C++
15 5 (0.46%) AWK
15 5 (0.46%) Ruby
16 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.28%) Korn
18 2 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 230 (21.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 226 (20.85%) Security Cleared
3 168 (15.50%) SC Cleared
4 160 (14.76%) MCSE
5 104 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
6 103 (9.50%) CCNA
7 96 (8.86%) DV Cleared
8 84 (7.75%) MCITP
9 80 (7.38%) MCSA
10 66 (6.09%) MCP
11 56 (5.17%) Degree
12 54 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 39 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
14 38 (3.51%) CCA
15 32 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
16 26 (2.40%) CCNP
17 19 (1.75%) RHCE
18 17 (1.57%) A+ Certification
18 17 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 13 (1.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (14.58%) SLA
2 15 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.92%) COBIT
5 8 (0.74%) GPG13
6 7 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 615 (56.73%) Active Directory
2 358 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 243 (22.42%) Hyper-V
4 154 (14.21%) vSphere
5 96 (8.86%) VMware ESX
6 94 (8.67%) XenApp
7 73 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (4.52%) XenDesktop
9 46 (4.24%) Terminal Services
10 42 (3.87%) ISA Server
11 31 (2.86%) XenServer
12 28 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
13 25 (2.31%) Samba
14 18 (1.66%) VMware Server
15 17 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
16 16 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 16 (1.48%) vCloud
16 16 (1.48%) UAG
17 15 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
18 11 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 137 (12.64%) SCCM
2 74 (6.83%) Backup Exec
2 74 (6.83%) SCOM
3 60 (5.54%) NetBackup
4 42 (3.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 40 (3.69%) HP Data Protector
6 38 (3.51%) WSUS
7 36 (3.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 29 (2.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 26 (2.40%) EdgeSight
10 25 (2.31%) HP SIM
11 17 (1.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 16 (1.48%) Tivoli
13 15 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
15 10 (0.92%) SCVMM
16 9 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
16 9 (0.83%) DameWare
17 8 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 7 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 592 (54.61%) Microsoft
2 530 (48.89%) VMware
3 273 (25.18%) Cisco
4 232 (21.40%) Citrix
5 179 (16.51%) HP
6 120 (11.07%) Symantec
7 113 (10.42%) Oracle
8 66 (6.09%) Juniper
9 57 (5.26%) Dell
10 48 (4.43%) McAfee
11 44 (4.06%) EMC
11 44 (4.06%) CheckPoint
12 43 (3.97%) Red Hat
13 40 (3.69%) Apple
14 35 (3.23%) Veritas
15 34 (3.14%) F5
15 34 (3.14%) 3PAR
16 31 (2.86%) NetApp
17 28 (2.58%) IBM
18 27 (2.49%) AppSense
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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