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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 73 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 800 799 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.66% 3.69% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.46% 13.16% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 582 677 813
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
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
6421 6071 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.41% 28.03% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5275 5220 5895
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 +18 327 £39,500 +5.33% 25
Hampshire -23 161 £35,000 - 20
Surrey -1 158 £37,500 - 18
Buckinghamshire -3 60 £30,000 -15.49% 12
Oxfordshire +27 37 £27,500 -14.06% 2
East Sussex +5 25 £33,500 -10.66% 2
West Sussex -27 17 £31,500 +1.61% 10
Kent -38 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Middlesex -15 2 £52,500 +40.00%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1568 (100.00%) Windows
2 1225 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 842 (53.70%) Microsoft
4 810 (51.66%) Active Directory
5 676 (43.11%) VMware
6 602 (38.39%) SQL
7 506 (32.27%) MS Exchange
8 495 (31.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 459 (29.27%) Citrix
10 432 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 414 (26.40%) SQL Server
12 397 (25.32%) DNS
13 386 (24.62%) MS Excel
14 381 (24.30%) Security Cleared
15 379 (24.17%) Windows XP
16 372 (23.72%) Windows 7
17 341 (21.75%) Firewall
18 336 (21.43%) SC Cleared
19 321 (20.47%) IIS
20 298 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
21 285 (18.18%) ITIL
22 276 (17.60%) Linux
23 260 (16.58%) Oracle
24 258 (16.45%) Exchange Server 2010
25 250 (15.94%) TCP/IP
26 245 (15.63%) Cisco
27 243 (15.50%) Hyper-V
28 239 (15.24%) MS Office
29 234 (14.92%) HP
30 231 (14.73%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 506 (32.27%) MS Exchange
2 321 (20.47%) IIS
3 258 (16.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 213 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 185 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 173 (11.03%) SharePoint
7 135 (8.61%) Apache
8 95 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 70 (4.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 65 (4.15%) Tomcat
11 38 (2.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 29 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
12 29 (1.85%) K2 blackpearl
13 23 (1.47%) Lync
14 22 (1.40%) MS Project Server
15 20 (1.28%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.96%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.89%) Oracle 10gAS
17 14 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
18 12 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 386 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 239 (15.24%) MS Office
3 24 (1.53%) MS Project
4 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.064%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.15%) Maximo
2 13 (0.83%) SalesLogix
3 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.13%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.13%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.13%) Summit
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.30%) Office 365
2 12 (0.77%) IaaS
3 11 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.70%) SaaS
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.19%) PaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 397 (25.32%) DNS
2 341 (21.75%) Firewall
3 250 (15.94%) TCP/IP
4 231 (14.73%) DHCP
5 178 (11.35%) LAN
6 176 (11.22%) WAN
7 162 (10.33%) SAN
8 137 (8.74%) VPN
9 75 (4.78%) Internet
10 74 (4.72%) SSL
11 56 (3.57%) VoIP
12 52 (3.32%) Network Security
13 50 (3.19%) NAS
14 41 (2.61%) VLAN
15 31 (1.98%) HTTP
16 28 (1.79%) Wireless
17 26 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
18 25 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
19 21 (1.34%) iSCSI
20 16 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 125 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 71 (4.53%) MySQL
5 70 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 66 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 52 (3.32%) EDRMS
9 51 (3.25%) IDOL
10 43 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 35 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 30 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.59%) DB2
14 24 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
15 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (1.28%) OLAP
17 15 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
18 14 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
19 10 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 53 (3.38%) TestDirector
2 32 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (1.98%) LoadRunner
3 31 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.85%) Subversion
5 27 (1.72%) WinRunner
6 24 (1.53%) MSI
7 22 (1.40%) Git (software)
8 14 (0.89%) Visual Studio
8 14 (0.89%) PVCS
8 14 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (0.89%) Toad
8 14 (0.89%) JDeveloper
9 12 (0.77%) SilkPerformer
10 8 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (0.45%) JIRA
12 6 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.32%) StarTeam
14 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.064%) MorphX
General
1 198 (12.63%) Finance
2 147 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 143 (9.12%) Retail
4 27 (1.72%) Back Office
5 24 (1.53%) Legal
6 12 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.64%) Marketing
7 10 (0.64%) Law
8 7 (0.45%) Military
9 4 (0.26%) French Language
9 4 (0.26%) Games
10 3 (0.19%) German Language
10 3 (0.19%) Advertising
11 2 (0.13%) Automotive
11 2 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.064%) Banking
12 1 (0.064%) Electronics
12 1 (0.064%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 357 (22.77%) Support Engineer
2 259 (16.52%) Analyst
3 177 (11.29%) Support Analyst
4 149 (9.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 121 (7.72%) 2nd Line Support
6 109 (6.95%) Developer
7 106 (6.76%) Consultant
8 88 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 82 (5.23%) IT Support
10 81 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 80 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 68 (4.34%) Administrator
13 67 (4.27%) Technical Support
14 65 (4.15%) Server Engineer
15 64 (4.08%) Server Support
16 60 (3.83%) Applications Support
17 51 (3.25%) Technical Engineer
18 44 (2.81%) Technical Consultant
19 41 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
20 40 (2.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (8.55%) .NET
2 107 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 67 (4.27%) HTML
4 48 (3.06%) XML
5 46 (2.93%) Web Services
6 36 (2.30%) WCF
7 34 (2.17%) jQuery
8 32 (2.04%) XSLT
9 31 (1.98%) LAMP
10 30 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 28 (1.79%) SOAP
12 27 (1.72%) CSS
13 25 (1.59%) REST
13 25 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 25 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (1.47%) MSMQ
15 14 (0.89%) COM+
15 14 (0.89%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.86%) Clustering
2 104 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 53 (3.38%) Statistics
5 50 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 33 (2.10%) Kindle
8 32 (2.04%) Fat Client
8 32 (2.04%) Replication
8 32 (2.04%) Thin Client
9 24 (1.53%) HACMP
10 23 (1.47%) iPhone
11 13 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 13 (0.83%) iPad
12 12 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.70%) Open Source
14 10 (0.64%) CESG
14 10 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.57%) EqualLogic
16 7 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1568 (100.00%) Windows
2 1225 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 495 (31.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 379 (24.17%) Windows XP
5 372 (23.72%) Windows 7
6 276 (17.60%) Linux
7 157 (10.01%) Windows 8
8 116 (7.40%) UNIX
9 106 (6.76%) Windows 2000
10 101 (6.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 71 (4.53%) Windows Vista
12 62 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 50 (3.19%) CentOS
14 46 (2.93%) Solaris
15 42 (2.68%) AIX
16 25 (1.59%) Ubuntu
17 23 (1.47%) Debian
18 21 (1.34%) SUSE
19 14 (0.89%) Mac OS X
20 12 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (18.18%) ITIL
2 95 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 81 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 81 (5.17%) Incident Management
4 76 (4.85%) Software Distribution
5 73 (4.66%) Change Management
6 66 (4.21%) Mentoring
7 62 (3.95%) Project Management
7 62 (3.95%) MVC
8 60 (3.83%) Problem Management
8 60 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (3.38%) Time Management
10 49 (3.13%) Coaching
11 45 (2.87%) UML
12 40 (2.55%) Test Scripting
13 39 (2.49%) Configuration Management
13 39 (2.49%) Software Engineering
14 36 (2.30%) PRINCE2
15 35 (2.23%) Test Management
15 35 (2.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 602 (38.39%) SQL
2 145 (9.25%) PowerShell
3 96 (6.12%) C#
4 71 (4.53%) T-SQL
5 67 (4.27%) VBScript
6 66 (4.21%) Java
6 66 (4.21%) JavaScript
7 65 (4.15%) VB
8 37 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 31 (1.98%) Perl
9 31 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 24 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 20 (1.28%) C
12 19 (1.21%) PHP
13 8 (0.51%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.45%) PHP5
14 7 (0.45%) C++
14 7 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.38%) VB6
16 3 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 381 (24.30%) Security Cleared
2 336 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 298 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 231 (14.73%) DV Cleared
5 180 (11.48%) MCSE
6 145 (9.25%) Degree
7 100 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
8 99 (6.31%) MCITP
9 94 (5.99%) CCNA
10 84 (5.36%) MCSA
11 83 (5.29%) MCP
12 62 (3.95%) ISEB
12 62 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 51 (3.25%) ISTQB
14 37 (2.36%) MCTS
15 32 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (1.91%) CCA
17 25 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 20 (1.28%) CCNP
19 16 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (10.01%) SLA
2 44 (2.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.38%) QA
5 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.064%) COBIT
System Software
1 810 (51.66%) Active Directory
2 432 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 243 (15.50%) Hyper-V
4 144 (9.18%) XenApp
5 95 (6.06%) vSphere
6 93 (5.93%) VMware ESX
7 80 (5.10%) XenDesktop
8 66 (4.21%) ISA Server
9 50 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
10 49 (3.13%) XenServer
11 42 (2.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 28 (1.79%) Terminal Services
13 23 (1.47%) Terminal Server
14 18 (1.15%) VMware Server
15 16 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
16 12 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 11 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.57%) Firmware
19 8 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 7 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 173 (11.03%) SCCM
2 99 (6.31%) NetBackup
3 89 (5.68%) Backup Exec
4 82 (5.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 75 (4.78%) SCOM
6 70 (4.46%) HP Quality Center
7 69 (4.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 51 (3.25%) Tivoli
9 50 (3.19%) WSUS
10 43 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
11 38 (2.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 29 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
12 29 (1.85%) Netcool
13 24 (1.53%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
13 24 (1.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 24 (1.53%) Tivoli NetView
14 23 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 20 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
16 18 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 16 (1.02%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 842 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 676 (43.11%) VMware
3 459 (29.27%) Citrix
4 260 (16.58%) Oracle
5 245 (15.63%) Cisco
6 234 (14.92%) HP
7 146 (9.31%) Symantec
8 126 (8.04%) Fujitsu
9 99 (6.31%) Dell
10 92 (5.87%) Veritas
11 88 (5.61%) IBM
12 84 (5.36%) Red Hat
13 71 (4.53%) Meridio
14 66 (4.21%) EMC
15 63 (4.02%) McAfee
16 55 (3.51%) NetApp
17 44 (2.81%) Juniper
18 29 (1.85%) Sophos
19 26 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
19 26 (1.66%) SonicWALL
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38250.00 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 43,000 to £50,000 (inc On Call)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £23,580 to £33,648 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago