The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Windows Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.60% 1.92% 4.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 7.41% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Median salary £21,500 £22,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -1.51%  

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 54 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 11.20% 25.96% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 54 53
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Bedford.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam