The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 163 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 67 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.19% 2.58% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.20% 10.35% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 117 84
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1081 1256 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.22% 24.93% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1088 848
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Midlands region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Birmingham -2 26 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Staffordshire -10 12 £24,750 +10.00% 2
Coventry -4 10 £32,500 - 2
Walsall -5 5 £27,500 -
Solihull +15 4 £35,000 +1.44%
Wolverhampton +5 2 £34,000 -22.28%
Shropshire -6 2 £33,000 +7.31%
Worcestershire -7 1 £21,500 -46.25%
Warwickshire -36 1 £46,000 +31.42%
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (69.15%) Windows Server
3 115 (61.17%) Active Directory
4 114 (60.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (56.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (55.85%) VMware
7 103 (54.79%) Microsoft
8 80 (42.55%) MS Exchange
9 73 (38.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (26.06%) Citrix
11 47 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 46 (24.47%) SQL Server
13 44 (23.40%) TCP/IP
14 42 (22.34%) Hyper-V
15 41 (21.81%) Firewall
16 40 (21.28%) SQL
16 40 (21.28%) Windows 7
17 39 (20.74%) Windows XP
18 35 (18.62%) Cisco
18 35 (18.62%) Finance
19 34 (18.09%) SAN
20 32 (17.02%) MS Office
21 31 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2003
22 30 (15.96%) HP
23 27 (14.36%) LAN
23 27 (14.36%) WAN
24 26 (13.83%) SLA
25 24 (12.77%) NetApp
25 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
25 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 80 (42.55%) MS Exchange
2 31 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (10.11%) IIS
6 15 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2000
7 10 (5.32%) Site Server
8 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.06%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.53%) CMS
10 1 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.53%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 47 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (17.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) Office 365
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (23.40%) TCP/IP
2 41 (21.81%) Firewall
3 34 (18.09%) SAN
4 27 (14.36%) LAN
4 27 (14.36%) WAN
5 17 (9.04%) VLAN
6 16 (8.51%) DNS
7 13 (6.91%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (5.85%) DHCP
9 8 (4.26%) IPv4
10 7 (3.72%) IPsec
10 7 (3.72%) VPN
11 5 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.13%) MPLS
12 4 (2.13%) Wireless
13 3 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (1.60%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.60%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.60%) VoIP
14 2 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.60%) InstallShield
1 3 (1.60%) NUnit
1 3 (1.60%) Selenium
2 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.06%) Toad
3 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 35 (18.62%) Finance
2 12 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.60%) Automotive
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (25.53%) Analyst
2 43 (22.87%) Support Engineer
3 28 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 24 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (12.77%) Support Analyst
5 22 (11.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (11.70%) IT Support
6 19 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (9.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 18 (9.57%) Help Desk Analyst
8 17 (9.04%) IT Engineer
9 16 (8.51%) Consultant
10 15 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (7.98%) Technical Support
11 14 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
12 13 (6.91%) Exchange Support
12 13 (6.91%) Technical Support Engineer
12 13 (6.91%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (6.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
13 12 (6.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (1.06%) COM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.53%) Web Services
3 1 (0.53%) XML
3 1 (0.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.04%) HP StoreVirtual
2 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.79%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.26%) Fat Client
5 8 (4.26%) Thin Client
6 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.66%) Clustering
9 4 (2.13%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.60%) iSeries
10 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.06%) AS400
11 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.06%) CMDB
12 1 (0.53%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.53%) EMC VNXe
12 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.53%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (69.15%) Windows Server
3 114 (60.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 107 (56.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 39 (20.74%) Windows XP
7 23 (12.23%) Windows 8
8 21 (11.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (6.91%) Linux
10 11 (5.85%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.13%) Android
13 3 (1.60%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.60%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.53%) AIX
14 1 (0.53%) HPUX
14 1 (0.53%) OS/400
14 1 (0.53%) Solaris
14 1 (0.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (6.38%) Server Building
2 11 (5.85%) ITIL
2 11 (5.85%) Presales
3 8 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (3.72%) ERP
4 7 (3.72%) ETRM
5 6 (3.19%) Software Deployment
6 5 (2.66%) Service Management
7 4 (2.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.13%) Line Management
7 4 (2.13%) Load Balancing
7 4 (2.13%) Migration
7 4 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (1.60%) Change Control
8 3 (1.60%) Coaching
8 3 (1.60%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (1.60%) Matrix Management
8 3 (1.60%) Patch Management
8 3 (1.60%) QMS
8 3 (1.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.28%) SQL
2 8 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.19%) C#
4 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.53%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.45%) Degree
3 7 (3.72%) MCSE
4 6 (3.19%) MCP
4 6 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.66%) MCITP
6 4 (2.13%) CCNA
6 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.13%) MCSA
7 3 (1.60%) CCA
7 3 (1.60%) CCNP
7 3 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.60%) HND
7 3 (1.60%) MCTS
8 2 (1.06%) NCSA
8 2 (1.06%) VCP4
9 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 115 (61.17%) Active Directory
2 73 (38.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (22.34%) Hyper-V
4 22 (11.70%) XenApp
5 19 (10.11%) Terminal Services
6 16 (8.51%) vSphere
7 12 (6.38%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (4.26%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.60%) UAG
12 2 (1.06%) Firmware
12 2 (1.06%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.53%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (6.91%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (4.79%) SCCM
3 6 (3.19%) WSUS
4 4 (2.13%) SCOM
5 3 (1.60%) HP Fortify
5 3 (1.60%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.06%) MOM
6 2 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.53%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.53%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 105 (55.85%) VMware
2 103 (54.79%) Microsoft
3 49 (26.06%) Citrix
4 35 (18.62%) Cisco
5 30 (15.96%) HP
6 24 (12.77%) NetApp
7 15 (7.98%) Dell
8 13 (6.91%) Intel Security
9 12 (6.38%) CheckPoint
9 12 (6.38%) SonicWALL
10 10 (5.32%) Oracle
11 6 (3.19%) ProCurve
11 6 (3.19%) Veeam
12 4 (2.13%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.13%) SAP
12 4 (2.13%) Symantec
13 3 (1.60%) Apple
13 3 (1.60%) Avaya
13 3 (1.60%) CommVault
13 3 (1.60%) Tandberg
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago