The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 89 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 1.00% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.37% 4.18% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 22
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +29.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £19,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £65,000
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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 208 311 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.70% 23.90% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 151 278 331
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Macclesfield -1 2 £41,250 -25.00% 1
Knutsford - 2 - -
Northwich 0 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
8 2 (20.00%) IIS
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) VBScript
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
8 2 (20.00%) NetApp

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) KVM
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Draytek
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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