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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 110 87 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -39
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 117 155 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.09% 2.87% 4.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.77% 11.75% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 134 212
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
1086 1319 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.38% 24.44% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1143 1203
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +22 58 £31,500 -10.00% 7
Coventry -17 19 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Staffordshire +6 18 £24,000 -11.11%
Solihull -18 5 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Worcestershire +1 4 £34,000 +20.35% 1
Shropshire -11 4 £28,250 -13.07%
West Bromwich -9 3 £30,500 -18.66%
Walsall +3 2 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 155 (70.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 145 (66.21%) Active Directory
4 131 (59.82%) Microsoft
5 127 (57.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 100 (45.66%) VMware
7 88 (40.18%) MS Exchange
8 72 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 71 (32.42%) Citrix
10 65 (29.68%) Hyper-V
11 59 (26.94%) SQL
12 56 (25.57%) Firewall
13 53 (24.20%) MS Excel
13 53 (24.20%) Cisco
14 52 (23.74%) Windows 7
15 50 (22.83%) SAN
16 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
17 48 (21.92%) Windows XP
18 47 (21.46%) MS Office
19 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
20 45 (20.55%) WAN
20 45 (20.55%) LAN
21 44 (20.09%) HP
22 42 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
23 36 (16.44%) NetApp
23 36 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
24 35 (15.98%) DNS
25 34 (15.53%) SLA
25 34 (15.53%) Dell
26 31 (14.16%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 88 (40.18%) MS Exchange
2 42 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (10.50%) IIS
6 18 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.83%) Site Server
10 2 (0.91%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.91%) Lync
11 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.46%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 53 (24.20%) MS Excel
2 47 (21.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.05%) Office 365
2 3 (1.37%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (25.57%) Firewall
2 50 (22.83%) SAN
3 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
4 45 (20.55%) LAN
4 45 (20.55%) WAN
5 35 (15.98%) DNS
6 29 (13.24%) DHCP
7 25 (11.42%) VPN
8 23 (10.50%) IPv4
9 19 (8.68%) IPsec
10 11 (5.02%) VLAN
10 11 (5.02%) Wireless
11 8 (3.65%) Network Security
11 8 (3.65%) VoIP
12 7 (3.20%) NAS
13 6 (2.74%) IP Telephony
13 6 (2.74%) Internet
14 5 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.83%) MPLS
16 3 (1.37%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.91%) DB2
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (6.39%) InstallShield
1 14 (6.39%) NUnit
1 14 (6.39%) Selenium
1 14 (6.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.46%) Hudson
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.46%) MSI
General
1 26 (11.87%) Finance
2 11 (5.02%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.28%) Advertising
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Local Government
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (24.20%) Analyst
2 41 (18.72%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.50%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (7.76%) Help Desk Analyst
6 17 (7.76%) Administrator
7 13 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (5.94%) Consultant
7 13 (5.94%) Development Manager
7 13 (5.94%) IT Support
8 12 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (5.48%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.57%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Server Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Network Analyst
10 9 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.11%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.68%) .NET
2 2 (0.91%) SAP Basis
2 2 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.46%) ADO
3 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.46%) COM
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
3 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.13%) HP StoreVirtual
2 11 (5.02%) Fat Client
2 11 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.02%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.11%) Replication
4 7 (3.20%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.74%) Clustering
6 5 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.28%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.37%) iPhone
8 3 (1.37%) CCTV
8 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.91%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 155 (70.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 127 (57.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (23.74%) Windows 7
5 48 (21.92%) Windows XP
6 26 (11.87%) Windows 8
7 16 (7.31%) Linux
8 13 (5.94%) Windows Vista
9 12 (5.48%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.28%) UNIX
11 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.37%) Solaris
13 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.46%) AIX
14 1 (0.46%) HPUX
14 1 (0.46%) NetWare
14 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (9.59%) ITIL
2 15 (6.85%) Unit Testing
3 12 (5.48%) Line Management
4 10 (4.57%) Mentoring
4 10 (4.57%) Project Management
4 10 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (4.11%) Service Management
5 9 (4.11%) Server Building
6 8 (3.65%) ERP
6 8 (3.65%) Configuration Management
7 7 (3.20%) Coaching
8 6 (2.74%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.74%) Matrix Management
9 5 (2.28%) CRM
9 5 (2.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (1.83%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.83%) Incident Management
10 4 (1.83%) Software Deployment
11 3 (1.37%) Patch Management
11 3 (1.37%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (26.94%) SQL
2 24 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.31%) C#
4 15 (6.85%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.28%) VBScript
5 5 (2.28%) VB
6 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.91%) VBA
7 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.46%) C
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (9.13%) MCSE
3 18 (8.22%) MCITP
4 17 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (7.76%) CCNA
5 12 (5.48%) CCA
5 12 (5.48%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (5.02%) MCTS
7 10 (4.57%) MCSA
8 9 (4.11%) Degree
9 7 (3.20%) MCP
10 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.28%) CCNP
12 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.46%) VCP4
14 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.46%) HNC
14 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.46%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.53%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 145 (66.21%) Active Directory
2 72 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (29.68%) Hyper-V
4 31 (14.16%) XenApp
5 28 (12.79%) vSphere
6 24 (10.96%) Terminal Services
7 23 (10.50%) XenDesktop
8 21 (9.59%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (4.11%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.74%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.83%) XenServer
11 4 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.46%) UAG
12 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.46%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 16 (7.31%) SCCM
2 12 (5.48%) SCOM
3 10 (4.57%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.28%) WSUS
6 4 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.46%) MOM
8 1 (0.46%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.46%) Puppet
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.46%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 131 (59.82%) Microsoft
2 100 (45.66%) VMware
3 71 (32.42%) Citrix
4 53 (24.20%) Cisco
5 44 (20.09%) HP
6 36 (16.44%) NetApp
7 34 (15.53%) Dell
8 24 (10.96%) SonicWALL
9 21 (9.59%) CheckPoint
10 18 (8.22%) Oracle
11 11 (5.02%) Veeam
12 9 (4.11%) AppSense
13 8 (3.65%) Symantec
14 5 (2.28%) CommVault
15 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.83%) Apple
15 4 (1.83%) McAfee
16 3 (1.37%) Wyse
16 3 (1.37%) Avaya
16 3 (1.37%) SAP
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