The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 176 123
Rank change year-on-year -44 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 44 77 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 1.12% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 4.64% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 65 101
Median salary £43,750 £33,875 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.15% -3.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1608 1661 2105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.93% 24.27% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1409 1633
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hertfordshire -24 25 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire -23 13 £55,000 +19.56%
Bedfordshire +18 5 £32,000 +45.45% 1
Norfolk - 2 £31,250 -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (87.88%) Windows Server
3 69 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (68.69%) VMware
5 65 (65.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (62.63%) Active Directory
7 54 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 48 (48.48%) MS Exchange
9 44 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
11 33 (33.33%) Office 365
12 31 (31.31%) Linux
12 31 (31.31%) Citrix
13 30 (30.30%) Cisco
14 29 (29.29%) Firewall
15 28 (28.28%) ITIL
15 28 (28.28%) LAN
15 28 (28.28%) WAN
16 23 (23.23%) DHCP
16 23 (23.23%) DNS
16 23 (23.23%) HP
17 21 (21.21%) Skype for Business
17 21 (21.21%) Degree
18 20 (20.20%) Terminal Services
18 20 (20.20%) IIS
19 19 (19.19%) SQL
20 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (18.18%) Mentoring
21 17 (17.17%) VMware ESXi
22 16 (16.16%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 48 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 21 (21.21%) Skype for Business
3 20 (20.20%) IIS
4 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (13.13%) OpenStack
6 12 (12.12%) Apache
6 12 (12.12%) ColdFusion
6 12 (12.12%) nginx
7 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.02%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.33%) Office 365
2 14 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.14%) PaaS
3 12 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.29%) Firewall
2 28 (28.28%) LAN
2 28 (28.28%) WAN
3 23 (23.23%) DHCP
3 23 (23.23%) DNS
4 15 (15.15%) SAN
4 15 (15.15%) VPN
5 14 (14.14%) ISDN
5 14 (14.14%) MPLS
5 14 (14.14%) PBX
5 14 (14.14%) Remote Desktop
5 14 (14.14%) VLAN
5 14 (14.14%) VoIP
6 12 (12.12%) Skype
7 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.04%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.04%) NAS
9 2 (2.02%) HTTP
9 2 (2.02%) Wireless
10 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
1 12 (12.12%) TeamCity
1 12 (12.12%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (16.16%) Retail
2 11 (11.11%) Games
3 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.08%) Finance
5 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.04%) Back Office
7 3 (3.03%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.02%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (19.19%) Office 365 Engineer
5 18 (18.18%) Analyst
6 16 (16.16%) IT Engineer
7 14 (14.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (14.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (14.14%) Active Directory Support
7 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Support
7 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) Active Directory Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 9 (9.09%) IT Manager
11 9 (9.09%) IT Support
12 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.12%) Private Cloud
3 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Life Science
5 4 (4.04%) Replication
5 4 (4.04%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.01%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (87.88%) Windows Server
3 69 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (65.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (31.31%) Linux
6 16 (16.16%) Windows 7
7 14 (14.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (14.14%) Windows 8
8 8 (8.08%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.04%) Mac OS
9 4 (4.04%) Windows Vista
10 3 (3.03%) Unix
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) ITIL
2 18 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 15 (15.15%) Coaching
4 14 (14.14%) Configuration Management
4 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
4 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2
4 14 (14.14%) Service Delivery
5 13 (13.13%) DevOps
6 12 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.06%) ERP
8 5 (5.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 5 (5.05%) Service Management
8 5 (5.05%) Time Management
9 4 (4.04%) CRM
9 4 (4.04%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.04%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) Migration
9 4 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.13%) Bash Shell
3 13 (13.13%) Java
4 12 (12.12%) Perl
4 12 (12.12%) Ruby
5 5 (5.05%) C
6 2 (2.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Degree
2 12 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.05%) MCSE
5 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) MCSA
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (62.63%) Active Directory
2 44 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.20%) Terminal Services
4 17 (17.17%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
6 13 (13.13%) KVM
7 11 (11.11%) XenApp
8 9 (9.09%) XenDesktop
9 5 (5.05%) vSphere
10 2 (2.02%) XenServer
11 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (13.13%) Puppet
2 12 (12.12%) Packer
2 12 (12.12%) SCCM
2 12 (12.12%) WSUS
3 4 (4.04%) SCOM
4 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 68 (68.69%) VMware
2 54 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.31%) Citrix
4 30 (30.30%) Cisco
5 23 (23.23%) HP
6 11 (11.11%) IBM
7 7 (7.07%) Veeam
8 5 (5.05%) Dell
9 4 (4.04%) Apple
10 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.03%) NetApp
10 3 (3.03%) Oracle
11 2 (2.02%) AppSense
11 2 (2.02%) JD Edwards
11 2 (2.02%) Juniper
11 2 (2.02%) Symantec
12 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.01%) CommVault
12 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
12 1 (1.01%) Veritas