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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 182 108 82
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 329 575 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 2.80% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 9.40% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 313 445 601
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.34%
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
5594 6116 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 29.79% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5103 4673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -43 112 £40,750 +3.16% 9
Hampshire -17 86 £36,500 -6.41% 12
Surrey -21 79 £37,500 +3.44% 5
Kent +5 19 £35,000 +47.36% 5
Buckinghamshire -41 14 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire 0 10 £20,250 -59.09% 4
West Sussex -30 7 £23,500 -12.96% 2
Middlesex +13 1 £41,000 +3.79%
East Sussex -9 1 £23,500 -37.33%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 724 (100.00%) Windows
2 585 (80.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 472 (65.19%) Windows Server
4 444 (61.33%) Active Directory
5 373 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 372 (51.38%) VMware
7 358 (49.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 274 (37.85%) MS Exchange
9 265 (36.60%) Firewall
10 235 (32.46%) Linux
11 201 (27.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 195 (26.93%) ITIL
13 177 (24.45%) DNS
14 173 (23.90%) Cisco
15 169 (23.34%) MS Excel
16 157 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 154 (21.27%) SQL
18 148 (20.44%) Citrix
19 139 (19.20%) TCP/IP
19 139 (19.20%) Windows XP
20 137 (18.92%) SQL Server
21 127 (17.54%) DHCP
22 124 (17.13%) Windows 8
23 123 (16.99%) Exchange Server 2013
24 120 (16.57%) SLA
24 120 (16.57%) HP
25 118 (16.30%) WAN
26 116 (16.02%) LAN
27 111 (15.33%) Unix
28 107 (14.78%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 274 (37.85%) MS Exchange
2 201 (27.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 123 (16.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 101 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 55 (7.60%) IIS
6 48 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 35 (4.83%) SharePoint
8 26 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (3.45%) Apache
10 17 (2.35%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.10%) CMS
12 5 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
15 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
15 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 169 (23.34%) MS Excel
2 93 (12.85%) MS Office
3 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.41%) assyst
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.46%) Office 365
2 32 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (0.97%) SaaS
5 4 (0.55%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.41%) IaaS
6 3 (0.41%) PaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 265 (36.60%) Firewall
2 177 (24.45%) DNS
3 139 (19.20%) TCP/IP
4 127 (17.54%) DHCP
5 118 (16.30%) WAN
6 116 (16.02%) LAN
7 64 (8.84%) SAN
8 56 (7.73%) VPN
9 30 (4.14%) Wireless
10 21 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (2.90%) iSCSI
10 21 (2.90%) VLAN
11 17 (2.35%) VoIP
12 16 (2.21%) Internet
12 16 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (2.07%) SSL
14 14 (1.93%) NAS
15 11 (1.52%) Wireshark
16 10 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
17 9 (1.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (5.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (4.28%) MySQL
5 24 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (0.97%) Power BI
8 7 (0.97%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (0.69%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (3.18%) Subversion
2 13 (1.80%) JIRA
3 9 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.83%) Selenium
5 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.69%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.55%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.28%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 56 (7.73%) German Language
2 53 (7.32%) Finance
3 46 (6.35%) French Language
4 13 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.52%) Retail
6 5 (0.69%) Advertising
6 5 (0.69%) Back Office
6 5 (0.69%) Local Government
6 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.55%) Banking
7 4 (0.55%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.41%) Electronics
8 3 (0.41%) Military
9 2 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 157 (21.69%) Support Engineer
2 126 (17.40%) Analyst
3 95 (13.12%) IT Support
4 85 (11.74%) Support Analyst
5 71 (9.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 68 (9.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
7 63 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 59 (8.15%) IT Engineer
9 51 (7.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 50 (6.91%) Administrator
11 49 (6.77%) VMware Engineer
12 48 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support
12 48 (6.63%) Security Engineer
13 47 (6.49%) Developer
13 47 (6.49%) IT Support Engineer
14 46 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
15 43 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 40 (5.52%) IT Analyst
17 39 (5.39%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (8.15%) HTML
2 49 (6.77%) .NET
3 38 (5.25%) Web Services
4 36 (4.97%) CSS
5 30 (4.14%) ASP.NET
5 30 (4.14%) jQuery
6 29 (4.01%) Ajax
7 27 (3.73%) LAMP
8 26 (3.59%) SOAP
9 25 (3.45%) XML
10 23 (3.18%) CodeIgniter
11 13 (1.80%) XSLT
12 12 (1.66%) J2EE
13 8 (1.10%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.97%) MDX
15 4 (0.55%) DHTML
15 4 (0.55%) WAP
16 3 (0.41%) WSDL
16 3 (0.41%) XSD
16 3 (0.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 107 (14.78%) Data Centre
2 57 (7.87%) Blackberry
3 37 (5.11%) Clustering
4 27 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.59%) Driving Licence
6 25 (3.45%) HP Storage
7 13 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.66%) iPhone
9 8 (1.10%) PKI
10 7 (0.97%) EqualLogic
10 7 (0.97%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.69%) iPad
11 5 (0.69%) Replication
11 5 (0.69%) User Experience
11 5 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.55%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.55%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 724 (100.00%) Windows
2 585 (80.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 472 (65.19%) Windows Server
4 358 (49.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 235 (32.46%) Linux
6 139 (19.20%) Windows XP
7 124 (17.13%) Windows 8
8 111 (15.33%) Unix
9 107 (14.78%) Windows 7
10 80 (11.05%) Windows 2000
11 74 (10.22%) Solaris
12 72 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 47 (6.49%) Windows Vista
14 35 (4.83%) Windows 10
15 33 (4.56%) Debian
16 21 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
17 19 (2.62%) Mac OS X
17 19 (2.62%) Windows NT
18 14 (1.93%) AIX
19 12 (1.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (26.93%) ITIL
2 78 (10.77%) Information Security
3 64 (8.84%) Risk Management
4 37 (5.11%) UML
5 35 (4.83%) Project Management
6 32 (4.42%) Mentoring
6 32 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 29 (4.01%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (3.87%) Capacity Management
8 28 (3.87%) Coaching
9 27 (3.73%) Service Delivery
10 24 (3.31%) Change Management
10 24 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (3.31%) OO
10 24 (3.31%) SDLC
11 23 (3.18%) OOP
12 22 (3.04%) Migration
13 20 (2.76%) Case Management
13 20 (2.76%) Performance Improvement
14 18 (2.49%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (21.27%) SQL
2 57 (7.87%) JavaScript
3 44 (6.08%) PowerShell
4 33 (4.56%) C#
5 31 (4.28%) T-SQL
6 27 (3.73%) C
6 27 (3.73%) PHP
7 26 (3.59%) VBScript
8 22 (3.04%) Java
9 8 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.41%) VB
14 2 (0.28%) C++
14 2 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (13.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (10.50%) Security Cleared
3 54 (7.46%) MCSE
4 52 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (7.04%) CCNA
6 47 (6.49%) SC Cleared
7 36 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (4.56%) MCP
9 28 (3.87%) Degree
10 27 (3.73%) MCSA
11 26 (3.59%) MCITP
12 16 (2.21%) CCNP
13 15 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (1.93%) CCA
15 12 (1.66%) A+ Certification
15 12 (1.66%) ISEB
15 12 (1.66%) ISTQB
15 12 (1.66%) MCTS
16 10 (1.38%) CCIE
17 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (16.57%) SLA
2 4 (0.55%) COBIT
2 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.41%) QA
4 2 (0.28%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 444 (61.33%) Active Directory
2 157 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (13.40%) vSphere
4 94 (12.98%) Hyper-V
5 74 (10.22%) VMware ESX
6 61 (8.43%) XenApp
7 55 (7.60%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (5.80%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.35%) ISA Server
10 16 (2.21%) Terminal Services
11 11 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (1.38%) UAG
13 9 (1.24%) XenServer
14 8 (1.10%) Xen
15 7 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.69%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.55%) Docker
17 4 (0.55%) Firmware
17 4 (0.55%) OpenSSH
18 3 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (8.56%) SCCM
2 58 (8.01%) Backup Exec
3 33 (4.56%) NetBackup
4 32 (4.42%) HP Data Protector
5 31 (4.28%) SCOM
6 25 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 24 (3.31%) HP SIM
8 17 (2.35%) WSUS
9 15 (2.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (1.24%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.10%) EdgeSight
14 7 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 4 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
16 4 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
16 4 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
16 4 (0.55%) Puppet
16 4 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 373 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 372 (51.38%) VMware
3 173 (23.90%) Cisco
4 148 (20.44%) Citrix
5 120 (16.57%) HP
6 86 (11.88%) Symantec
7 85 (11.74%) Juniper
8 74 (10.22%) CheckPoint
9 70 (9.67%) F5
10 69 (9.53%) Palo Alto
11 64 (8.84%) Blue Coat
11 64 (8.84%) Crossbeam
11 64 (8.84%) Sourcefire
12 56 (7.73%) Dell
13 51 (7.04%) Red Hat
14 48 (6.63%) IBM
15 38 (5.25%) Oracle
16 31 (4.28%) 3PAR
17 23 (3.18%) Veeam
17 23 (3.18%) Zend
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