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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 155 127 98
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 84 94 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.35% 1.76% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.77% 7.50% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 117
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
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
1241 1253 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.88% 23.43% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1090 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -5 30 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Walsall - 14 £45,000 -
Coventry -6 9 £30,000 -1.23% 1
Warwickshire -3 7 £37,500 -14.28%
Staffordshire +9 6 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Shropshire -19 5 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Solihull +11 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Wolverhampton +4 2 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Worcestershire -12 2 £32,500 -14.47%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 - 3
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 113 (70.19%) Active Directory
4 109 (67.70%) Windows Server
5 97 (60.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (59.01%) VMware
7 69 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 56 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 50 (31.06%) Hyper-V
10 49 (30.43%) Citrix
11 39 (24.22%) TCP/IP
12 37 (22.98%) Cisco
13 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
13 36 (22.36%) MS Excel
13 36 (22.36%) Firewall
14 35 (21.74%) Windows XP
14 35 (21.74%) SAN
15 27 (16.77%) HP
15 27 (16.77%) Veeam
16 26 (16.15%) DNS
17 25 (15.53%) DHCP
17 25 (15.53%) NetApp
17 25 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2003
18 24 (14.91%) MS Office
18 24 (14.91%) XenApp
19 22 (13.66%) Windows 7
20 21 (13.04%) SQL
20 21 (13.04%) SLA
21 20 (12.42%) Terminal Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 56 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (9.32%) IIS
5 15 (9.32%) SharePoint
6 12 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (6.21%) Site Server
8 6 (3.73%) IBM Domino
8 6 (3.73%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.24%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (22.36%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Office 365
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.22%) TCP/IP
2 36 (22.36%) Firewall
3 35 (21.74%) SAN
4 26 (16.15%) DNS
5 25 (15.53%) DHCP
6 16 (9.94%) VLAN
7 15 (9.32%) VPN
8 12 (7.45%) LAN
8 12 (7.45%) WAN
8 12 (7.45%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (5.59%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (5.59%) OSPF
9 9 (5.59%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (3.73%) IPv4
11 5 (3.11%) IPsec
12 4 (2.48%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.48%) IMAP
12 4 (2.48%) SMTP
13 3 (1.86%) Internet
13 3 (1.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.62%) DB2
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 17 (10.56%) Finance
2 7 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 7 (4.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.24%) Advertising
4 2 (1.24%) Automotive
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (21.12%) Support Engineer
2 28 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (14.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (13.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 22 (13.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.42%) Analyst
6 18 (11.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 18 (11.18%) Server Engineer
7 17 (10.56%) Support Analyst
8 16 (9.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 15 (9.32%) Exchange Support
9 15 (9.32%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (8.70%) IT Engineer
11 13 (8.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (8.07%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 13 (8.07%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (8.07%) Exchange Engineer
12 12 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
12 12 (7.45%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.48%) Web Services
1 4 (2.48%) XML
2 3 (1.86%) .NET
3 2 (1.24%) COM
4 1 (0.62%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.62%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (5.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.73%) Fat Client
3 6 (3.73%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.11%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.86%) AS400
6 3 (1.86%) iSeries
7 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.24%) Clustering
7 2 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.62%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.62%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 109 (67.70%) Windows Server
4 97 (60.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 22 (13.66%) Windows 7
7 20 (12.42%) Windows 8
8 19 (11.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (9.32%) Linux
10 13 (8.07%) Windows 10
11 9 (5.59%) Windows Vista
12 6 (3.73%) Unix
13 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (2.48%) Solaris
15 3 (1.86%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.86%) MVS
16 2 (1.24%) Android
16 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000
16 2 (1.24%) Windows NT
17 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (7.45%) ITIL
2 12 (7.45%) Server Building
3 9 (5.59%) Network Management
3 9 (5.59%) Presales
4 7 (4.35%) ETRM
5 5 (3.11%) High Availability
5 5 (3.11%) Information Security
5 5 (3.11%) Migration
5 5 (3.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.48%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.48%) Project Management
7 3 (1.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (1.86%) Data Acquisition
7 3 (1.86%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (1.86%) Quality Management
7 3 (1.86%) Software Deployment
7 3 (1.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.04%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) Tcl
3 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.62%) Korn
4 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (3.73%) MCSE
5 4 (2.48%) MCITP
6 3 (1.86%) CCNA
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.24%) CCA
7 2 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.24%) MCSA
7 2 (1.24%) NCSA
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) MCP
8 1 (0.62%) MOS
8 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) VCP4
8 1 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.04%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.24%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 113 (70.19%) Active Directory
2 69 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (31.06%) Hyper-V
4 24 (14.91%) XenApp
5 20 (12.42%) Terminal Services
6 19 (11.80%) vSphere
7 9 (5.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (5.59%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.73%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 3 (1.86%) NFS
9 3 (1.86%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.24%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.62%) Firmware
11 1 (0.62%) vCloud
11 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (8.07%) WSUS
2 9 (5.59%) SCCM
3 4 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.48%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (1.86%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.24%) SCOM
5 2 (1.24%) Simpana
6 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.62%) MOM
6 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.62%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.62%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (59.01%) VMware
2 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 49 (30.43%) Citrix
4 37 (22.98%) Cisco
5 27 (16.77%) HP
5 27 (16.77%) Veeam
6 25 (15.53%) NetApp
7 13 (8.07%) Intel Security
8 12 (7.45%) Dell
9 11 (6.83%) Oracle
10 9 (5.59%) CheckPoint
10 9 (5.59%) SonicWALL
10 9 (5.59%) Sophos
10 9 (5.59%) Symantec
11 8 (4.97%) Acronis
12 7 (4.35%) IBM
12 7 (4.35%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.48%) Apple
13 4 (2.48%) Finjan
13 4 (2.48%) ProCurve
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, training etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car + Phone + Laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago