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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 153 114 82
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 76 111 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 2.07% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.27% 10.70% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 107 154
Median salary £29,500 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £45,889
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
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
1212 1037 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.97% 19.36% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 913 1259
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -51 26 £32,500 - 3
Staffordshire -5 14 £22,000 -8.33% 2
Coventry -15 11 £48,000 +37.14% 2
Worcestershire +21 10 £20,000 -46.66%
Warwickshire - 6 £37,750 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £20,750 -
Shropshire -8 3 £40,000 +56.86% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (72.67%) Active Directory
3 109 (63.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (61.05%) Windows Server
5 86 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 74 (43.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (33.14%) VMware
8 50 (29.07%) SAN
9 48 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 48 (27.91%) Hyper-V
10 47 (27.33%) MS Exchange
11 45 (26.16%) VPN
11 45 (26.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (23.84%) SLA
13 40 (23.26%) DNS
13 40 (23.26%) Citrix
14 39 (22.67%) DHCP
15 37 (21.51%) Windows 7
16 34 (19.77%) Acronis
17 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
18 32 (18.60%) WSUS
19 30 (17.44%) IBM Notes
19 30 (17.44%) HP
19 30 (17.44%) Firewall
20 28 (16.28%) Cisco
21 26 (15.12%) IBM
22 25 (14.53%) IBM Domino
23 24 (13.95%) ITIL
23 24 (13.95%) WAN
23 24 (13.95%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (27.33%) MS Exchange
2 30 (17.44%) IBM Notes
3 25 (14.53%) IBM Domino
4 18 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (7.56%) NetWeaver
8 12 (6.98%) IIS
9 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (2.33%) SAS
12 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) Office 365
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.07%) SAN
2 45 (26.16%) VPN
3 40 (23.26%) DNS
4 39 (22.67%) DHCP
5 30 (17.44%) Firewall
6 24 (13.95%) WAN
7 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.56%) Internet
8 13 (7.56%) LAN
9 12 (6.98%) Wireless
10 11 (6.40%) VoIP
11 9 (5.23%) Intranet
11 9 (5.23%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (4.65%) DMVPN
13 7 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (3.49%) VLAN
15 5 (2.91%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (2.91%) IPsec
16 4 (2.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.56%) DB2
4 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (9.30%) Legal
2 14 (8.14%) Retail
3 3 (1.74%) Finance
3 3 (1.74%) Law
4 2 (1.16%) Advertising
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (15.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (13.95%) IT Support
3 21 (12.21%) Analyst
4 20 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 20 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 18 (10.47%) Consultant
6 16 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) IT Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 11 (6.40%) Field Engineer
10 10 (5.81%) Administrator
10 10 (5.81%) Senior IT Support
11 9 (5.23%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Technical Support
12 8 (4.65%) Network Administrator
12 8 (4.65%) Network Engineer
12 8 (4.65%) Senior Network Administrator
12 8 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.56%) SAP Basis
2 8 (4.65%) .NET
3 7 (4.07%) Web Services
3 7 (4.07%) XML
4 5 (2.91%) COM
5 2 (1.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Clustering
2 13 (7.56%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.81%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.33%) FMCG
4 4 (2.33%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) AS400
6 2 (1.16%) iSeries
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (63.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 105 (61.05%) Windows Server
4 74 (43.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (21.51%) Windows 7
6 23 (13.37%) Windows XP
7 16 (9.30%) Unix
8 14 (8.14%) Windows 10
8 14 (8.14%) Windows 8
9 12 (6.98%) Windows Vista
10 7 (4.07%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (3.49%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.91%) Linux
13 4 (2.33%) Android
14 2 (1.16%) MVS
14 2 (1.16%) Solaris
15 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.95%) ITIL
2 18 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (7.56%) SAP Implementation
5 10 (5.81%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.23%) High Availability
6 9 (5.23%) Ticket Management
7 8 (4.65%) Project Management
8 7 (4.07%) Presales
9 6 (3.49%) Change Control
9 6 (3.49%) Information Security
10 5 (2.91%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (2.91%) Coaching
10 5 (2.91%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.91%) Service Management
11 4 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.33%) Web Filtering
12 3 (1.74%) Line Management
12 3 (1.74%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.05%) SQL
2 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Degree
2 16 (9.30%) CCNA
2 16 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.14%) CCNP
4 10 (5.81%) MCSE
4 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.49%) MCSA
6 5 (2.91%) MCITP
6 5 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.33%) MCTS
8 2 (1.16%) CCA
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.16%) MCDST
9 1 (0.58%) MCP
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (23.84%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (72.67%) Active Directory
2 48 (27.91%) Hyper-V
3 45 (26.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (9.88%) vSphere
5 9 (5.23%) XenApp
6 8 (4.65%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.74%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.74%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.58%) NFS
9 1 (0.58%) vCloud
9 1 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 32 (18.60%) WSUS
2 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (6.40%) SCCM
4 7 (4.07%) MAILsweeper
5 4 (2.33%) Simpana
6 3 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) SCOM
8 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.58%) DameWare
8 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 57 (33.14%) VMware
3 40 (23.26%) Citrix
4 34 (19.77%) Acronis
5 30 (17.44%) HP
6 28 (16.28%) Cisco
7 26 (15.12%) IBM
8 15 (8.72%) Oracle
8 15 (8.72%) Veeam
9 13 (7.56%) SAP
10 12 (6.98%) NetApp
11 10 (5.81%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.23%) Apple
12 9 (5.23%) CommVault
13 8 (4.65%) Dell
14 7 (4.07%) Finjan
15 6 (3.49%) Wyse
15 6 (3.49%) Xerox
16 5 (2.91%) Lotus
17 4 (2.33%) EMC
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