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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 119 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 104 137 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 2.76% 3.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.31% 12.63% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 92 123 167
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1252 1085 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.41% 21.87% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 952 971
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 -45 23 £37,500 +27.11% 8
Coventry -17 21 £30,375 -10.00% 2
Shropshire -2 14 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Worcestershire 0 11 £41,500 +84.44% 2
Herefordshire +13 8 £42,500 +102.38%
Staffordshire +4 7 £24,000 +7.86% 3
Solihull -4 5 £33,750 -10.00%
Warwickshire -30 4 £43,750 +9.37%
Dudley -6 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Wolverhampton +16 2 £40,000 +42.85%
West Bromwich -6 1 £37,500 +53.06%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 200 (85.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (64.38%) Active Directory
4 131 (56.22%) Microsoft
5 111 (47.64%) VMware
6 101 (43.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 98 (42.06%) MS Exchange
8 79 (33.91%) Citrix
9 73 (31.33%) SQL Server
10 67 (28.76%) Windows 7
11 66 (28.33%) MS Excel
12 64 (27.47%) SQL
12 64 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (26.61%) DNS
14 58 (24.89%) Firewall
15 56 (24.03%) MS Office
16 55 (23.61%) LAN
17 54 (23.18%) Cisco
18 53 (22.75%) Exchange Server 2010
19 52 (22.32%) Windows XP
20 51 (21.89%) Hyper-V
21 49 (21.03%) ITIL
22 46 (19.74%) WAN
22 46 (19.74%) DHCP
22 46 (19.74%) TCP/IP
22 46 (19.74%) SAN
23 43 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
24 40 (17.17%) HP
25 33 (14.16%) VPN
25 33 (14.16%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 98 (42.06%) MS Exchange
2 53 (22.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (10.73%) SharePoint
5 24 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (6.87%) IIS
6 16 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.00%) Apache
7 7 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.72%) Lync
8 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 66 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 56 (24.03%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Agresso
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.30%) Office 365
2 3 (1.29%) Mimecast
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 62 (26.61%) DNS
2 58 (24.89%) Firewall
3 55 (23.61%) LAN
4 46 (19.74%) WAN
4 46 (19.74%) DHCP
4 46 (19.74%) TCP/IP
4 46 (19.74%) SAN
5 33 (14.16%) VPN
6 20 (8.58%) Wireless
7 17 (7.30%) IP Telephony
8 12 (5.15%) IPv4
9 11 (4.72%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (4.72%) NAS
9 11 (4.72%) Internet
9 11 (4.72%) DDNS
10 10 (4.29%) VLAN
11 8 (3.43%) Intranet
12 7 (3.00%) FTP
12 7 (3.00%) VoIP
12 7 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (2.58%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.15%) MS Access
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.43%) DB2
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.15%) NUnit
1 5 (2.15%) Selenium
2 4 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) Toad
4 1 (0.43%) Hudson
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (10.30%) Finance
2 10 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.72%) Advertising
4 3 (1.29%) Marketing
4 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Local Government
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (20.60%) Support Engineer
2 41 (17.60%) Analyst
3 27 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (7.30%) Administrator
5 17 (7.30%) Network Engineer
6 16 (6.87%) Support Analyst
6 16 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (6.87%) IT Support
7 14 (6.01%) DBA
8 13 (5.58%) SQL DBA
8 13 (5.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (5.15%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (5.15%) Service Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Support Technician
12 8 (3.43%) Technical Support
12 8 (3.43%) IT Support Technician
12 8 (3.43%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.87%) .NET
2 4 (1.72%) COM
2 4 (1.72%) XML
3 3 (1.29%) HTML
3 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.86%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) ADO
5 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.43%) WinForms
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) Ajax
5 1 (0.43%) Ext JS
5 1 (0.43%) HTML5
5 1 (0.43%) CSS3
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.15%) Client/Server
1 12 (5.15%) Clustering
2 9 (3.86%) Replication
2 9 (3.86%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.43%) Biometrics
3 8 (3.43%) Smartcard
3 8 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.58%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.29%) Statistics
8 2 (0.86%) NHS
8 2 (0.86%) PDA
9 1 (0.43%) iSeries
9 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.43%) AS400
9 1 (0.43%) Handset
9 1 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 200 (85.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (43.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (28.76%) Windows 7
5 52 (22.32%) Windows XP
6 26 (11.16%) Linux
7 20 (8.58%) Windows 8
8 15 (6.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (5.58%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.43%) Android
11 7 (3.00%) Ubuntu
12 6 (2.58%) UNIX
13 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.29%) CentOS
14 3 (1.29%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.03%) ITIL
2 29 (12.45%) Service Delivery
3 12 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (4.72%) Problem Management
5 10 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (4.29%) Network Design
6 9 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (3.43%) Automated Testing
7 8 (3.43%) Identity Management
7 8 (3.43%) Cyber Security
7 8 (3.43%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.00%) Change Management
8 7 (3.00%) Migration
8 7 (3.00%) Service Management
9 6 (2.58%) Configuration Management
9 6 (2.58%) Network Management
9 6 (2.58%) Unit Testing
10 5 (2.15%) Performance Management
10 5 (2.15%) Software Deployment
10 5 (2.15%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.47%) SQL
2 12 (5.15%) C#
3 11 (4.72%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.43%) VB
4 8 (3.43%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.58%) C
7 5 (2.15%) VBA
8 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.43%) R
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.45%) MCSE
3 18 (7.73%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (7.73%) MCITP
4 17 (7.30%) Degree
4 17 (7.30%) CCNA
4 17 (7.30%) CCA
5 16 (6.87%) MCSA
6 15 (6.44%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (5.58%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.72%) MCTS
9 4 (1.72%) VCP4
9 4 (1.72%) MCP
10 2 (0.86%) MOS
10 2 (0.86%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.01%) SLA
2 8 (3.43%) TickIT
2 8 (3.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.86%) QA
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 150 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 64 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (21.89%) Hyper-V
4 27 (11.59%) XenApp
5 25 (10.73%) vSphere
6 19 (8.15%) XenDesktop
7 18 (7.73%) Terminal Services
8 15 (6.44%) VMware ESX
9 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (2.58%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (1.72%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.86%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (9.87%) SCCM
2 14 (6.01%) SCOM
3 11 (4.72%) WSUS
4 10 (4.29%) Nagios
5 4 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.72%) MOM
6 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.29%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.43%) SCSM
7 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) Puppet
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 131 (56.22%) Microsoft
2 111 (47.64%) VMware
3 79 (33.91%) Citrix
4 54 (23.18%) Cisco
5 40 (17.17%) HP
6 23 (9.87%) Dell
6 23 (9.87%) NetApp
7 12 (5.15%) Brocade
7 12 (5.15%) SonicWALL
8 8 (3.43%) AppSense
8 8 (3.43%) EMC
8 8 (3.43%) Oracle
9 7 (3.00%) Juniper
9 7 (3.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.00%) Symantec
10 6 (2.58%) Apple
11 5 (2.15%) Avaya
11 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.15%) IBM
12 4 (1.72%) LANDesk
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per month + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 27k to 32k per year GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago