The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.22% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 1.38% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Median salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 243 217 306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 21.66% 16.11% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 149 143 194
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £54,400 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
7 5 (35.71%) OpenVMS
7 5 (35.71%) HND
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) QMS
7 5 (35.71%) Change Control
7 5 (35.71%) Line Management
8 4 (28.57%) Skype
8 4 (28.57%) SCCM
8 4 (28.57%) Network Management
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (28.57%) DameWare
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) Skype
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Site Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Support
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Traffic Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
6 5 (35.71%) OpenVMS
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Control
1 5 (35.71%) Line Management
1 5 (35.71%) QMS
1 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) MetaFrame
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) DameWare
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) Altiris
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) VMware