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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 79 45 87
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 167 230 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.98% 4.23% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.70% 16.75% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 203 124
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
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
1427 1373 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.48% 25.23% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1218 1045
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Birmingham -43 49 £35,000 -15.15% 5
Coventry +5 30 £35,500 -20.22% 5
Solihull +5 23 £37,500 +70.45% 3
Warwickshire -3 22 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Staffordshire -13 17 £27,000 -18.18% 1
Shropshire -6 8 £31,250 +66.66%
Herefordshire 0 6 £42,500 - 1
Walsall -1 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Worcestershire -6 2 £28,250 -19.28%
West Bromwich +3 1 £37,500 +13.63%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 313 (100.00%) Windows
2 251 (80.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (48.88%) Active Directory
4 146 (46.65%) VMware
5 145 (46.33%) Microsoft
6 129 (41.21%) Citrix
7 113 (36.10%) MS Exchange
8 101 (32.27%) Windows XP
9 96 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 95 (30.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 87 (27.80%) Finance
12 84 (26.84%) Cisco
13 83 (26.52%) TCP/IP
14 82 (26.20%) Windows 7
15 81 (25.88%) WAN
16 77 (24.60%) LAN
16 77 (24.60%) SQL
17 73 (23.32%) Firewall
18 71 (22.68%) MS Excel
19 63 (20.13%) XenApp
20 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
20 56 (17.89%) HP
21 55 (17.57%) ITIL
22 54 (17.25%) Microsoft Certification
23 53 (16.93%) Exchange Server 2010
24 51 (16.29%) vSphere
24 51 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2003
24 51 (16.29%) SAN
25 50 (15.97%) MS Office
26 46 (14.70%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 113 (36.10%) MS Exchange
2 53 (16.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 40 (12.78%) IIS
5 33 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (9.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (5.11%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.92%) Lync
10 4 (1.28%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (1.28%) CMS
10 4 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.28%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.32%) Apache
12 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 71 (22.68%) MS Excel
2 50 (15.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.15%) Office 365
2 4 (1.28%) IaaS
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (26.52%) TCP/IP
2 81 (25.88%) WAN
3 77 (24.60%) LAN
4 73 (23.32%) Firewall
5 51 (16.29%) SAN
6 42 (13.42%) DNS
7 34 (10.86%) VoIP
8 33 (10.54%) VPN
9 29 (9.27%) Internet
10 26 (8.31%) DHCP
11 18 (5.75%) IP Telephony
12 17 (5.43%) NetScaler
13 15 (4.79%) NAS
14 14 (4.47%) 3G
14 14 (4.47%) Broadband
15 13 (4.15%) Wireless
16 12 (3.83%) VLAN
16 12 (3.83%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (3.51%) iSCSI
17 11 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.64%) MySQL
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.32%) RequisitePro
General
1 87 (27.80%) Finance
2 19 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.88%) Retail
4 5 (1.60%) Law
5 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.96%) Legal
6 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Banking
7 2 (0.64%) Automotive
7 2 (0.64%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (30.99%) Analyst
2 55 (17.57%) Support Analyst
3 44 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.90%) IT Support
5 28 (8.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (8.31%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (8.31%) Consultant
7 24 (7.67%) Test Engineer
8 21 (6.71%) Service Desk Analyst
8 21 (6.71%) Service Analyst
9 18 (5.75%) Administrator
10 15 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (4.79%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.47%) IT Support Analyst
12 12 (3.83%) Citrix Consultant
12 12 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (3.51%) Senior Support Engineer
13 11 (3.51%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.11%) .NET
1 16 (5.11%) XML
2 15 (4.79%) Web Services
3 12 (3.83%) HTML
3 12 (3.83%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (1.60%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.86%) Blackberry
2 24 (7.67%) Biometrics
2 24 (7.67%) Smartcard
2 24 (7.67%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.47%) PDA
4 14 (4.47%) Replication
5 10 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.88%) Clustering
6 9 (2.88%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.56%) FlexPod
8 6 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.60%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.60%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.28%) CMDB
11 2 (0.64%) Life Science
11 2 (0.64%) AS400
12 1 (0.32%) Wiki
12 1 (0.32%) iSeries
12 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 313 (100.00%) Windows
2 251 (80.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (32.27%) Windows XP
4 95 (30.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (26.20%) Windows 7
6 28 (8.95%) Windows Vista
7 22 (7.03%) Windows 8
8 21 (6.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 20 (6.39%) Linux
10 8 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.92%) Android
12 4 (1.28%) Windows NT
12 4 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.28%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.96%) UNIX
13 3 (0.96%) Solaris
14 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.57%) ITIL
2 28 (8.95%) Identity Management
3 27 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (7.67%) Automated Testing
4 24 (7.67%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (7.67%) Cyber Security
5 15 (4.79%) Service Management
6 14 (4.47%) Asset Management
6 14 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (4.47%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (3.83%) Network Management
7 12 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (3.51%) Coaching
9 8 (2.56%) Service Delivery
9 8 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.24%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (1.92%) Change Control
12 5 (1.60%) Change Management
12 5 (1.60%) Mentoring
13 4 (1.28%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 77 (24.60%) SQL
2 20 (6.39%) VB
3 11 (3.51%) VB.NET
3 11 (3.51%) VB6
4 8 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.56%) VBScript
5 3 (0.96%) R
6 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) C
6 1 (0.32%) Java
6 1 (0.32%) Python
6 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (17.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (12.46%) MCSE
3 35 (11.18%) Degree
4 27 (8.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (8.31%) Citrix Certification
6 24 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (7.35%) CCNA
8 21 (6.71%) CCA
9 16 (5.11%) MCP
10 14 (4.47%) NCDA
11 13 (4.15%) Security Cleared
12 12 (3.83%) SC Cleared
13 8 (2.56%) VCDX
13 8 (2.56%) NCIE
13 8 (2.56%) VCAP
13 8 (2.56%) VTSP
14 7 (2.24%) CCIE
14 7 (2.24%) CCNP
14 7 (2.24%) CCIP
15 6 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.18%) SLA
2 24 (7.67%) TickIT
2 24 (7.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 153 (48.88%) Active Directory
2 96 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (20.13%) XenApp
4 51 (16.29%) vSphere
5 46 (14.70%) Hyper-V
6 41 (13.10%) XenDesktop
7 34 (10.86%) VMware ESX
8 17 (5.43%) XenServer
9 16 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (4.47%) Terminal Services
11 10 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (2.24%) Terminal Server
12 7 (2.24%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.28%) Novell eDirectory
14 3 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.64%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.32%) NFS
16 1 (0.32%) Nmap
16 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 32 (10.22%) SCCM
2 22 (7.03%) Backup Exec
3 17 (5.43%) SCOM
4 11 (3.51%) WSUS
5 8 (2.56%) XenMobile
6 7 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.60%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.96%) Legato
11 1 (0.32%) MOM
11 1 (0.32%) Nessus
11 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.32%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 146 (46.65%) VMware
2 145 (46.33%) Microsoft
3 129 (41.21%) Citrix
4 84 (26.84%) Cisco
5 56 (17.89%) HP
6 41 (13.10%) NetApp
7 20 (6.39%) LANDesk
8 19 (6.07%) EMC
9 16 (5.11%) SonicWALL
10 15 (4.79%) McAfee
10 15 (4.79%) CheckPoint
11 14 (4.47%) Symantec
11 14 (4.47%) AppSense
12 11 (3.51%) Dell
13 10 (3.19%) CommVault
13 10 (3.19%) Mitel
13 10 (3.19%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.88%) Siemens
14 9 (2.88%) IBM
15 8 (2.56%) Fujitsu
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry
Trinity
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k base plus bens + bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago