Period
to 14 August 2018

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 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 116 123
Rank change year-on-year -48 +7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.24% 1.59% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 6.64% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 21
Cheshire median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -2.61%
10th Percentile £21,875 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £47,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.84% +3.33%

Windows Server 2003 is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 621 648 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 21.23% 23.94% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 443 466 425
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,875 £19,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 6 £32,000 -14.67%
Sandbach - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp