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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 103 95 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 590 682 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.75% 2.91% 4.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 10.84% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 473 565 723
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
6212 6293 6457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.96% 26.87% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5259 5456
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 0 175 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Berkshire -16 168 £46,500 +28.27% 15
Surrey -8 94 £29,000 -10.76% 9
West Sussex +3 53 £26,500 -8.62% 3
Buckinghamshire -25 44 £34,500 -9.21% 9
Oxfordshire -5 19 £52,500 +50.00% 4
East Sussex +2 17 £26,500 - 1
Kent +6 15 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Middlesex +5 5 £34,000 -9.33%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1212 (100.00%) Windows
2 1005 (82.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 705 (58.17%) Active Directory
4 660 (54.46%) Microsoft
5 595 (49.09%) VMware
6 426 (35.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 422 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 407 (33.58%) MS Exchange
9 384 (31.68%) DNS
10 377 (31.11%) SQL
11 296 (24.42%) MS Excel
12 294 (24.26%) Windows 7
13 293 (24.17%) Security Cleared
14 279 (23.02%) Windows XP
15 278 (22.94%) TCP/IP
16 276 (22.77%) Firewall
17 273 (22.52%) Citrix
18 263 (21.70%) Cisco
19 262 (21.62%) ITIL
20 255 (21.04%) Hyper-V
21 253 (20.87%) Exchange Server 2010
22 252 (20.79%) DHCP
22 252 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
23 245 (20.21%) MS Office
24 231 (19.06%) SQL Server
25 230 (18.98%) SC Cleared
26 224 (18.48%) Linux
27 192 (15.84%) MCSE
28 191 (15.76%) HP
28 191 (15.76%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 407 (33.58%) MS Exchange
2 253 (20.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 150 (12.38%) SharePoint
4 144 (11.88%) IIS
4 144 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 140 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 87 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 57 (4.70%) Apache
8 42 (3.47%) Lync
9 37 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 29 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (1.57%) MS Project Server
13 15 (1.24%) SAS
14 14 (1.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 13 (1.07%) Lotus Domino
16 10 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.83%) WorkSite
17 8 (0.66%) ArcGIS
18 7 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 296 (24.42%) MS Excel
2 245 (20.21%) MS Office
3 16 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.91%) MS Project
5 5 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.50%) Maximo
4 3 (0.25%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.17%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.17%) BPCS
5 2 (0.17%) assyst
5 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.083%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.083%) Primavera
6 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.38%) Office 365
2 12 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.58%) SaaS
4 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.083%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.083%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.083%) IaaS
5 1 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 384 (31.68%) DNS
2 278 (22.94%) TCP/IP
3 276 (22.77%) Firewall
4 252 (20.79%) DHCP
5 191 (15.76%) SAN
6 155 (12.79%) LAN
7 151 (12.46%) WAN
8 97 (8.00%) VPN
9 73 (6.02%) Internet
10 65 (5.36%) VLAN
11 55 (4.54%) iSCSI
12 50 (4.13%) Wireless
13 46 (3.80%) NAS
14 43 (3.55%) SSL
15 38 (3.14%) VoIP
16 27 (2.23%) Wireshark
17 26 (2.15%) SMTP
18 25 (2.06%) NetScaler
19 22 (1.82%) DMZ
20 19 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (2.72%) EDRMS
5 30 (2.48%) IDOL
5 30 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 24 (1.98%) MySQL
7 22 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 18 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (0.74%) DB2
11 9 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.66%) MS Access
12 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.66%) Relational Database
13 7 (0.58%) Big Data
13 7 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.25%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 21 (1.73%) LoadRunner
2 16 (1.32%) JIRA
3 15 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (1.16%) TestDirector
5 10 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.58%) MSI
7 5 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.41%) MSTest
7 5 (0.41%) Subversion
7 5 (0.41%) Hudson
7 5 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.33%) Selenium
8 4 (0.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.33%) WinRunner
8 4 (0.33%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.25%) StarTeam
10 2 (0.17%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.083%) NUnit
11 1 (0.083%) Moq
11 1 (0.083%) WinDbg
General
1 134 (11.06%) Finance
2 79 (6.52%) Retail
3 60 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.06%) Back Office
5 16 (1.32%) Legal
6 11 (0.91%) Law
7 10 (0.83%) Billing
8 8 (0.66%) Multimedia
8 8 (0.66%) Publishing
8 8 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.66%) Electronics
9 7 (0.58%) Banking
10 6 (0.50%) Military
10 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.41%) Advertising
11 5 (0.41%) Marketing
12 4 (0.33%) German Language
12 4 (0.33%) Automotive
13 2 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.083%) Games
Job Titles
1 281 (23.18%) Support Engineer
2 145 (11.96%) Analyst
3 100 (8.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 97 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 89 (7.34%) Technical Support
6 86 (7.10%) Developer
7 80 (6.60%) Support Analyst
8 77 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 67 (5.53%) Technical Engineer
10 64 (5.28%) Administrator
11 61 (5.03%) Technical Support Engineer
12 60 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 59 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
14 55 (4.54%) IT Support
15 54 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
16 53 (4.37%) C# Developer
17 52 (4.29%) Server Engineer
18 46 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 33 (2.72%) Service Desk Analyst
19 33 (2.72%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (7.92%) .NET
2 93 (7.67%) HTML
3 86 (7.10%) ASP.NET
4 72 (5.94%) XML
5 62 (5.12%) XSLT
6 33 (2.72%) CSS
7 21 (1.73%) jQuery
8 17 (1.40%) Software Packaging
9 16 (1.32%) MAPI
10 12 (0.99%) Ajax
11 11 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (0.91%) HTML5
11 11 (0.91%) J2EE
11 11 (0.91%) CSS3
12 10 (0.83%) LINQ
13 8 (0.66%) COM
13 8 (0.66%) ODBC
13 8 (0.66%) Regular Expression
14 7 (0.58%) Middleware
14 7 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.99%) Clustering
2 88 (7.26%) Blackberry
3 83 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 38 (3.14%) iPhone
6 37 (3.05%) Statistics
7 26 (2.15%) Replication
8 23 (1.90%) Thin Client
8 23 (1.90%) Fat Client
9 17 (1.40%) PDA
10 16 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.32%) iPad
11 11 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.83%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.83%) PKI
12 10 (0.83%) Open Source
13 9 (0.74%) Wiki
13 9 (0.74%) HACMP
14 7 (0.58%) CMDB
14 7 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1212 (100.00%) Windows
2 1005 (82.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 426 (35.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 294 (24.26%) Windows 7
5 279 (23.02%) Windows XP
6 224 (18.48%) Linux
7 127 (10.48%) Windows 8
8 104 (8.58%) Windows 2000 Server
9 89 (7.34%) UNIX
10 86 (7.10%) Windows 2000
11 85 (7.01%) Windows Vista
12 57 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 45 (3.71%) Solaris
14 30 (2.48%) Android
15 21 (1.73%) Mac OS X
15 21 (1.73%) Windows NT
16 19 (1.57%) Mac OS
17 15 (1.24%) CentOS
18 13 (1.07%) AIX
19 12 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (21.62%) ITIL
2 67 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (5.45%) MVC
4 65 (5.36%) UML
5 62 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 58 (4.79%) Software Engineering
7 57 (4.70%) Service Delivery
8 54 (4.46%) Change Management
8 54 (4.46%) Incident Management
9 53 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
10 52 (4.29%) Problem Management
10 52 (4.29%) Project Management
11 43 (3.55%) Mentoring
12 41 (3.38%) Time Management
13 40 (3.30%) Coaching
14 36 (2.97%) Migration
15 30 (2.48%) PRINCE2
15 30 (2.48%) Software Distribution
16 29 (2.39%) Performance Monitoring
17 24 (1.98%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 377 (31.11%) SQL
2 152 (12.54%) PowerShell
3 94 (7.76%) C#
4 86 (7.10%) JavaScript
5 63 (5.20%) VBScript
6 50 (4.13%) VB
7 43 (3.55%) VB.NET
8 36 (2.97%) Perl
9 33 (2.72%) Java
10 32 (2.64%) C
11 27 (2.23%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.16%) PHP
13 12 (0.99%) C++
14 11 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.66%) VB6
16 5 (0.41%) Ruby
17 4 (0.33%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.33%) AWK
18 3 (0.25%) Korn
19 2 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 293 (24.17%) Security Cleared
2 252 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 230 (18.98%) SC Cleared
4 192 (15.84%) MCSE
5 149 (12.29%) DV Cleared
6 111 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
7 107 (8.83%) CCNA
8 85 (7.01%) MCSA
9 81 (6.68%) MCITP
10 72 (5.94%) MCP
11 70 (5.78%) Degree
12 47 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
13 46 (3.80%) CCA
14 43 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 41 (3.38%) CCNP
16 27 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.40%) ISEB
18 16 (1.32%) RHCE
19 13 (1.07%) CCIE
19 13 (1.07%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (12.29%) SLA
2 19 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.83%) COBIT
5 8 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.66%) GPG13
6 4 (0.33%) QA
7 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 705 (58.17%) Active Directory
2 422 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 255 (21.04%) Hyper-V
4 143 (11.80%) vSphere
5 115 (9.49%) XenApp
6 97 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 70 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
8 66 (5.45%) ISA Server
9 55 (4.54%) XenDesktop
10 51 (4.21%) Terminal Services
11 35 (2.89%) XenServer
12 31 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 23 (1.90%) Samba
14 21 (1.73%) VMware Server
15 18 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 14 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (0.99%) UAG
17 12 (0.99%) vCloud
18 11 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 9 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 174 (14.36%) SCCM
2 95 (7.84%) SCOM
3 87 (7.18%) Backup Exec
4 79 (6.52%) NetBackup
5 69 (5.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 55 (4.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 44 (3.63%) WSUS
8 38 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
9 37 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 29 (2.39%) EdgeSight
11 23 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
12 22 (1.82%) HP SIM
13 19 (1.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 18 (1.49%) Tivoli
15 17 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
16 13 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
17 11 (0.91%) SCVMM
17 11 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
18 10 (0.83%) BladeLogic
19 9 (0.74%) DameWare
Vendors
1 660 (54.46%) Microsoft
2 595 (49.09%) VMware
3 273 (22.52%) Citrix
4 263 (21.70%) Cisco
5 191 (15.76%) HP
6 145 (11.96%) Oracle
7 126 (10.40%) Symantec
8 67 (5.53%) Juniper
9 64 (5.28%) Dell
10 61 (5.03%) McAfee
11 53 (4.37%) Red Hat
12 52 (4.29%) Veritas
13 47 (3.88%) CheckPoint
14 45 (3.71%) Fujitsu
15 41 (3.38%) Meridio
16 38 (3.14%) EMC
17 35 (2.89%) Apple
18 33 (2.72%) NetApp
18 33 (2.72%) F5
19 31 (2.56%) SonicWALL
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 7 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Gym Membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65,000 to £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago