The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 89 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 718 901 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.99% 4.01% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.07% 13.89% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 596 722 970
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,800 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6487 6488 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5480 6264
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -23 212 £36,000 -4.00% 22
Hampshire +4 170 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Surrey -22 129 £33,000 -12.00% 11
Buckinghamshire -9 88 £37,500 -16.66% 5
West Sussex +17 55 £29,000 -17.14% 2
Oxfordshire -39 36 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Kent -27 23 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Middlesex -14 9 £37,500 +4.16% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £26,000 -
East Sussex -29 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1484 (100.00%) Windows
2 1251 (84.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 925 (62.33%) Microsoft
4 838 (56.47%) Active Directory
5 712 (47.98%) VMware
6 627 (42.25%) MS Exchange
7 473 (31.87%) SQL
8 435 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 434 (29.25%) DNS
10 433 (29.18%) Firewall
11 415 (27.96%) Citrix
12 414 (27.90%) SQL Server
13 404 (27.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 399 (26.89%) MS Excel
15 379 (25.54%) Exchange Server 2010
16 362 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
17 333 (22.44%) Windows XP
18 324 (21.83%) ITIL
19 306 (20.62%) Cisco
20 302 (20.35%) Exchange Server 2007
21 291 (19.61%) TCP/IP
22 282 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2003
23 270 (18.19%) SAN
24 269 (18.13%) Hyper-V
25 266 (17.92%) DHCP
26 244 (16.44%) Windows 7
27 243 (16.37%) MS Office
28 228 (15.36%) MCSE
29 222 (14.96%) IIS
30 214 (14.42%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 627 (42.25%) MS Exchange
2 379 (25.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 302 (20.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 282 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 222 (14.96%) IIS
6 183 (12.33%) SharePoint
7 112 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 75 (5.05%) Lync
9 57 (3.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 51 (3.44%) SharePoint Server
11 38 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (2.22%) IBM Notes
13 30 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
15 19 (1.28%) Apache
16 14 (0.94%) SAS
16 14 (0.94%) MS Project Server
17 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.74%) CMS
19 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 399 (26.89%) MS Excel
2 243 (16.37%) MS Office
3 28 (1.89%) MS Project
4 17 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.81%) Maximo
3 4 (0.27%) Epicor Vantage
3 4 (0.27%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.067%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.067%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.63%) Office 365
2 25 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.54%) SaaS
4 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 434 (29.25%) DNS
2 433 (29.18%) Firewall
3 291 (19.61%) TCP/IP
4 270 (18.19%) SAN
5 266 (17.92%) DHCP
6 214 (14.42%) VPN
7 197 (13.27%) WAN
8 195 (13.14%) LAN
9 120 (8.09%) Internet
10 69 (4.65%) VLAN
11 61 (4.11%) iSCSI
12 43 (2.90%) Wireless
13 36 (2.43%) VoIP
14 35 (2.36%) SSL
15 28 (1.89%) FTP
16 27 (1.82%) NAS
16 27 (1.82%) IPsec
17 26 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
17 26 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (27.90%) SQL Server
2 153 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 146 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 30 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.42%) MySQL
11 20 (1.35%) DB2
12 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.81%) IDOL
15 10 (0.67%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.67%) QlikView
16 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
18 4 (0.27%) EDRMS
18 4 (0.27%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 26 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 12 (0.81%) TestDirector
3 9 (0.61%) JIRA
3 9 (0.61%) StarTeam
4 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
4 8 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.27%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.27%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.20%) MSI
6 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.20%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.067%) Hudson
8 1 (0.067%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.067%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.067%) Gradle
8 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle APEX
General
1 190 (12.80%) Finance
2 79 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 71 (4.78%) Retail
4 24 (1.62%) Marketing
5 22 (1.48%) Legal
6 18 (1.21%) Back Office
7 14 (0.94%) French Language
8 13 (0.88%) German Language
9 10 (0.67%) Advertising
10 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.47%) Games
12 5 (0.34%) Billing
12 5 (0.34%) Automotive
13 4 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.13%) Military
14 2 (0.13%) Publishing
14 2 (0.13%) Electronics
14 2 (0.13%) Banking
14 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.067%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 244 (16.44%) Support Engineer
2 196 (13.21%) Analyst
3 143 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 117 (7.88%) Support Analyst
4 117 (7.88%) Consultant
5 107 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 101 (6.81%) IT Support
7 93 (6.27%) Systems Engineer
8 76 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 74 (4.99%) Administrator
10 68 (4.58%) Server Engineer
11 60 (4.04%) Technical Support
12 57 (3.84%) Developer
13 55 (3.71%) Server Support
14 54 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 53 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 51 (3.44%) Team Leader
17 50 (3.37%) DBA
17 50 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
17 50 (3.37%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (8.89%) .NET
2 56 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 56 (3.77%) XML
3 44 (2.96%) HTML
4 39 (2.63%) jQuery
5 30 (2.02%) CSS
5 30 (2.02%) Web Services
6 28 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 21 (1.42%) Ajax
8 18 (1.21%) XSLT
9 17 (1.15%) WCF
10 16 (1.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 14 (0.94%) MSMQ
12 12 (0.81%) COM
12 12 (0.81%) Application Packaging
12 12 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (0.67%) J2EE
13 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 9 (0.61%) HTML5
14 9 (0.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 199 (13.41%) Clustering
2 85 (5.73%) Blackberry
3 74 (4.99%) Replication
4 58 (3.91%) Thin Client
4 58 (3.91%) Fat Client
5 36 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 29 (1.95%) iPhone
8 24 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (1.08%) Firmware
11 15 (1.01%) iPad
11 15 (1.01%) PKI
12 13 (0.88%) HACMP
13 12 (0.81%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (0.67%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.61%) Open Source
15 9 (0.61%) CMDB
16 8 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1484 (100.00%) Windows
2 1251 (84.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 404 (27.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 333 (22.44%) Windows XP
5 244 (16.44%) Windows 7
6 160 (10.78%) Linux
7 131 (8.83%) Windows 8
8 105 (7.08%) Windows Vista
9 96 (6.47%) Windows 2000
10 85 (5.73%) UNIX
11 55 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 47 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 39 (2.63%) Solaris
14 29 (1.95%) Android
15 27 (1.82%) Mac OS X
16 21 (1.42%) Mac OS
16 21 (1.42%) AIX
17 15 (1.01%) Windows Phone
18 12 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
19 11 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (21.83%) ITIL
2 89 (6.00%) Service Delivery
3 75 (5.05%) Project Management
4 62 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 56 (3.77%) Migration
6 51 (3.44%) Problem Management
7 45 (3.03%) CRM
8 43 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 42 (2.83%) Service Management
10 41 (2.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 39 (2.63%) Project Planning
12 38 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
13 36 (2.43%) Change Management
14 33 (2.22%) Configuration Management
15 27 (1.82%) ERP
16 26 (1.75%) Identity Management
17 25 (1.68%) Change Control
17 25 (1.68%) Load Balancing
18 23 (1.55%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 473 (31.87%) SQL
2 115 (7.75%) PowerShell
3 69 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 59 (3.98%) C#
5 52 (3.50%) JavaScript
6 40 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 30 (2.02%) Java
8 22 (1.48%) C
9 20 (1.35%) VBScript
10 19 (1.28%) Perl
11 18 (1.21%) VB
12 13 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.88%) Python
13 9 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.47%) PHP
15 4 (0.27%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.27%) C++
16 3 (0.20%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.20%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 362 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 228 (15.36%) MCSE
3 186 (12.53%) Security Cleared
4 176 (11.86%) MCITP
5 145 (9.77%) SC Cleared
6 116 (7.82%) MCSA
7 115 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
8 104 (7.01%) MCP
9 98 (6.60%) CCNA
10 97 (6.54%) Degree
11 88 (5.93%) DV Cleared
12 78 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 63 (4.25%) Citrix Certification
14 57 (3.84%) CCA
15 45 (3.03%) MCTS
16 34 (2.29%) CCNP
17 21 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (1.01%) ISEB
19 14 (0.94%) ISTQB
20 11 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (13.68%) SLA
2 25 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.15%) QA
4 15 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.067%) DICOM
6 1 (0.067%) GxP
6 1 (0.067%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.067%) GAMP
6 1 (0.067%) GCP
6 1 (0.067%) GMP
System Software
1 838 (56.47%) Active Directory
2 435 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 269 (18.13%) Hyper-V
4 171 (11.52%) XenApp
5 135 (9.10%) vSphere
6 98 (6.60%) VMware ESX
7 85 (5.73%) XenDesktop
8 83 (5.59%) Terminal Services
9 61 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.89%) Terminal Server
11 25 (1.68%) XenServer
11 25 (1.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 25 (1.68%) ISA Server
12 23 (1.55%) UAG
13 22 (1.48%) Xen
14 20 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
15 16 (1.08%) vCloud
16 8 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 165 (11.12%) SCCM
2 115 (7.75%) SCOM
3 102 (6.87%) Backup Exec
4 84 (5.66%) WSUS
5 67 (4.51%) NetBackup
6 34 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 30 (2.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 29 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 28 (1.89%) Tivoli
10 26 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
12 22 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 21 (1.42%) SCVMM
14 20 (1.35%) HP SIM
15 14 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 13 (0.88%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
16 13 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 13 (0.88%) Tivoli NetView
17 12 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 925 (62.33%) Microsoft
2 712 (47.98%) VMware
3 415 (27.96%) Citrix
4 306 (20.62%) Cisco
5 199 (13.41%) HP
6 163 (10.98%) Symantec
7 110 (7.41%) Oracle
8 84 (5.66%) Dell
9 79 (5.32%) EMC
10 62 (4.18%) Apple
11 56 (3.77%) IBM
11 56 (3.77%) Fujitsu
12 53 (3.57%) NetApp
13 49 (3.30%) McAfee
14 40 (2.70%) Lotus
15 38 (2.56%) Red Hat
16 33 (2.22%) SonicWALL
17 32 (2.16%) Veeam
18 30 (2.02%) Remedy
18 30 (2.02%) Juniper
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, 25 days holiday, Health Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago