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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 29 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.26% 1.11% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.12% 3.57% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -40.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.98% -4.28%  

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 49 56 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 36.84% 31.11% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 44
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £47,500
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

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Bedford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam