The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 90 67
Rank change year-on-year +25 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.46% 0.24% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 0.99% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 20
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -37.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.51% -5.71%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 95 202 185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.62% 23.96% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 83 176 176
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Bedford +7 3 £37,500 +29.31%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Akamai
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) VBScript
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Akamai
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) GPRS
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam