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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 150 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 82 116 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 2.05% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.96% 10.43% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 129
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,300 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
1178 1112 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.32% 19.69% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 980 979 1115
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -32 44 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Coventry -10 11 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Staffordshire -9 10 £22,000 -8.33% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £38,000 - 1
Worcestershire +14 5 £36,500 +7.35% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £21,500 -
Walsall +2 1 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Shropshire -13 1 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (76.27%) Active Directory
3 124 (70.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 107 (60.45%) Windows Server
5 84 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
7 69 (38.98%) VMware
8 57 (32.20%) Hyper-V
8 57 (32.20%) SAN
9 53 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (25.99%) DNS
10 46 (25.99%) SQL Server
11 45 (25.42%) DHCP
12 43 (24.29%) MS Exchange
12 43 (24.29%) Citrix
12 43 (24.29%) VPN
13 40 (22.60%) SLA
14 39 (22.03%) Cisco
15 37 (20.90%) HP
15 37 (20.90%) Firewall
16 33 (18.64%) Acronis
17 32 (18.08%) WSUS
18 29 (16.38%) Windows 7
19 28 (15.82%) Disaster Recovery
19 28 (15.82%) Windows XP
20 27 (15.25%) MS Excel
20 27 (15.25%) IBM Notes
20 27 (15.25%) Degree
21 26 (14.69%) IBM
22 25 (14.12%) TCP/IP

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 43 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 27 (15.25%) IBM Notes
3 24 (13.56%) IBM Domino
4 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (8.47%) IIS
7 15 (8.47%) SharePoint
8 13 (7.34%) NetWeaver
9 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.26%) SAS
11 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.56%) Apache
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.56%) Site Server
12 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.47%) Office 365
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (32.20%) SAN
2 46 (25.99%) DNS
3 45 (25.42%) DHCP
4 43 (24.29%) VPN
5 37 (20.90%) Firewall
6 25 (14.12%) TCP/IP
7 22 (12.43%) WAN
8 16 (9.04%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (8.47%) Internet
10 13 (7.34%) LAN
11 12 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (6.21%) Intranet
12 11 (6.21%) Wireless
13 10 (5.65%) VoIP
14 9 (5.08%) OSPF
15 7 (3.95%) IPsec
15 7 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (3.39%) DMVPN
16 6 (3.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.91%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (7.34%) DB2
4 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (8.47%) Legal
2 14 (7.91%) Retail
3 6 (3.39%) Finance
4 3 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (14.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (13.56%) Support Engineer
3 21 (11.86%) IT Support
4 18 (10.17%) Consultant
5 16 (9.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (8.47%) Team Leader
7 14 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (7.91%) IT Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Architect
9 11 (6.21%) Field Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) Senior IT Support
10 10 (5.65%) Analyst
10 10 (5.65%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.65%) Support Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.08%) Technical Leader
12 8 (4.52%) Senior Technical Architect
12 8 (4.52%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.52%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.34%) SAP Basis
2 11 (6.21%) .NET
2 11 (6.21%) Web Services
2 11 (6.21%) XML
3 7 (3.95%) COM
4 2 (1.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Clustering
2 11 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.52%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.39%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.69%) AS400
5 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.69%) iSeries
5 3 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (70.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 107 (60.45%) Windows Server
4 84 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (16.38%) Windows 7
6 28 (15.82%) Windows XP
7 21 (11.86%) Unix
8 17 (9.60%) Windows 8
9 16 (9.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 15 (8.47%) Windows 10
11 10 (5.65%) Windows Vista
12 8 (4.52%) Linux
13 6 (3.39%) Mac OS X
13 6 (3.39%) Solaris
14 3 (1.69%) MVS
15 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (10.73%) ITIL
3 13 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (7.34%) SAP Implementation
4 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
5 10 (5.65%) High Availability
6 9 (5.08%) Network Management
7 7 (3.95%) Change Control
7 7 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.95%) Project Management
8 6 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.39%) Coaching
8 6 (3.39%) Information Security
8 6 (3.39%) Presales
8 6 (3.39%) Service Management
9 5 (2.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.82%) Ticket Management
10 4 (2.26%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.26%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (2.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.73%) SQL
2 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.08%) Tcl
3 1 (0.56%) Korn
3 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.25%) Degree
2 13 (7.34%) CCNA
2 13 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (6.78%) CCNP
4 7 (3.95%) MCSE
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.82%) MCSA
5 5 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.69%) MCITP
7 2 (1.13%) MCDST
7 2 (1.13%) MCTS
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.60%) SLA
System Software
1 135 (76.27%) Active Directory
2 57 (32.20%) Hyper-V
3 53 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (11.30%) vSphere
5 12 (6.78%) Terminal Services
6 11 (6.21%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (6.21%) XenApp
7 4 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.26%) NFS
7 4 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (1.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.13%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (18.08%) WSUS
2 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (7.34%) SCCM
3 11 (6.21%) MAILsweeper
4 6 (3.39%) Simpana
5 4 (2.26%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.26%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 2 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
2 69 (38.98%) VMware
3 43 (24.29%) Citrix
4 39 (22.03%) Cisco
5 37 (20.90%) HP
6 33 (18.64%) Acronis
7 26 (14.69%) IBM
8 25 (14.12%) Veeam
9 20 (11.30%) Oracle
10 18 (10.17%) NetApp
11 13 (7.34%) SAP
12 12 (6.78%) CommVault
13 11 (6.21%) Finjan
14 10 (5.65%) Dell
15 9 (5.08%) Apple
15 9 (5.08%) Sophos
16 8 (4.52%) Riverbed
17 6 (3.39%) SonicWALL
17 6 (3.39%) Wyse
17 6 (3.39%) Xerox
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