The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 410 268 159
Rank change year-on-year -142 -109  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 593 1127 2077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.71% 1.22% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 4.79% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 491 947 1756
Median salary £37,750 £36,000 £35,345
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21218 23546 27350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.33% 25.45% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17539 20360 23140
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,729 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in 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 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
London -96 171 £47,500 +5.55% 20
South East -52 127 £40,000 +14.28% 8
North West -35 75 £36,250 +18.85% 9
Yorkshire -42 74 £27,500 -11.29% 3
West Midlands -41 49 £30,000 -15.49% 9
East of England -44 44 £43,750 +29.15% 1
South West -79 42 £32,500 +4.83% 2
East Midlands 0 10 £37,000 +17.46% 2
Windows Server 2003
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 1306 (100.00%) Windows
2 874 (66.92%) Windows Server
3 858 (65.70%) Active Directory
4 848 (64.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 725 (55.51%) VMware
6 682 (52.22%) Microsoft
7 659 (50.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 538 (41.19%) MS Exchange
9 443 (33.92%) DNS
9 443 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 426 (32.62%) Cisco
11 413 (31.62%) ITIL
12 385 (29.48%) Firewall
13 380 (29.10%) Citrix
14 368 (28.18%) DHCP
15 333 (25.50%) SQL Server
16 305 (23.35%) Office 365
17 291 (22.28%) SQL
18 290 (22.21%) Hyper-V
19 287 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
20 281 (21.52%) Windows 7
20 281 (21.52%) SAN
21 264 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
22 263 (20.14%) TCP/IP
23 244 (18.68%) HP
24 243 (18.61%) WAN
25 239 (18.30%) Linux
26 229 (17.53%) LAN
27 223 (17.08%) Windows XP
28 210 (16.08%) IIS

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 538 (41.19%) MS Exchange
2 287 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 210 (16.08%) IIS
4 187 (14.32%) SharePoint
5 177 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 160 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 135 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 91 (6.97%) Skype for Business
9 48 (3.68%) Apache
10 27 (2.07%) Tomcat
11 23 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 18 (1.38%) IBM Notes
13 15 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (1.00%) OpenStack
14 13 (1.00%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.92%) ColdFusion
15 12 (0.92%) nginx
16 11 (0.84%) SAS
17 10 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 264 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 19 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.31%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.31%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.15%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.077%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.077%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.077%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 305 (23.35%) Office 365
2 113 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.30%) PaaS
6 15 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.15%) IaaS
7 11 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.54%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.23%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.23%) SaaS
13 2 (0.15%) G Suite
14 1 (0.077%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 443 (33.92%) DNS
2 385 (29.48%) Firewall
3 368 (28.18%) DHCP
4 281 (21.52%) SAN
5 263 (20.14%) TCP/IP
6 243 (18.61%) WAN
7 229 (17.53%) LAN
8 208 (15.93%) VPN
9 113 (8.65%) VLAN
10 99 (7.58%) VoIP
11 87 (6.66%) MPLS
12 85 (6.51%) Remote Desktop
13 75 (5.74%) Internet
14 71 (5.44%) Wireless
15 55 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
16 54 (4.13%) iSCSI
16 54 (4.13%) Skype
17 53 (4.06%) NAS
18 35 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
19 34 (2.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 128 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 118 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 40 (3.06%) MySQL
6 35 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 28 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.84%) MongoDB
8 24 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.54%) Big Data
12 7 (0.54%) Essbase
13 6 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 12 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 12 (0.92%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.61%) JIRA
5 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.23%) AdminStudio
7 3 (0.23%) InstallShield
7 3 (0.23%) Maven
7 3 (0.23%) MSI
7 3 (0.23%) Selenium
8 2 (0.15%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.077%) AppScan
9 1 (0.077%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.077%) Paros
9 1 (0.077%) Toad
9 1 (0.077%) WebScarab
General
1 192 (14.70%) Finance
2 51 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 49 (3.75%) Retail
4 38 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.22%) Digital Economy
6 25 (1.91%) Advertising
7 24 (1.84%) Law
8 23 (1.76%) Back Office
9 22 (1.68%) Marketing
10 17 (1.30%) German Language
11 15 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.15%) Legal
12 14 (1.07%) Electronics
13 11 (0.84%) Games
14 10 (0.77%) Banking
15 9 (0.69%) French Language
15 9 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.54%) Local Government
17 4 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
17 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 300 (22.97%) Support Engineer
2 188 (14.40%) Analyst
3 184 (14.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 170 (13.02%) IT Support
5 147 (11.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 137 (10.49%) IT Engineer
7 113 (8.65%) Windows Engineer
8 107 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 105 (8.04%) Support Analyst
10 94 (7.20%) IT Support Engineer
10 94 (7.20%) Server Engineer
11 92 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
12 86 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 75 (5.74%) Administrator
14 70 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 68 (5.21%) Server Support
16 59 (4.52%) Infrastructure Support
17 58 (4.44%) Windows Server Engineer
17 58 (4.44%) Windows Support Engineer
18 56 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.83%) .NET
2 33 (2.53%) HTML
3 30 (2.30%) XML
4 27 (2.07%) Web Services
5 18 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 14 (1.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (0.54%) 802.1X
7 7 (0.54%) Regular Expression
7 7 (0.54%) XSLT
8 6 (0.46%) CGI
8 6 (0.46%) JSP
9 5 (0.38%) COM+
9 5 (0.38%) OpenVZ
9 5 (0.38%) RESTful
9 5 (0.38%) SOAP
9 5 (0.38%) XSD
10 4 (0.31%) CSS
10 4 (0.31%) JMS
10 4 (0.31%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.49%) Data Centre
2 79 (6.05%) Replication
3 76 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (5.13%) Clustering
5 57 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 43 (3.29%) Blackberry
7 42 (3.22%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.76%) Driving Licence
9 20 (1.53%) HP Storage
10 19 (1.45%) iPhone
10 19 (1.45%) Smartphone
11 16 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
11 16 (1.23%) Public Cloud
12 15 (1.15%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (1.07%) iPad
14 13 (1.00%) CMDB
15 12 (0.92%) AS400
16 11 (0.84%) PKI
16 11 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1306 (100.00%) Windows
2 874 (66.92%) Windows Server
3 848 (64.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 659 (50.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 281 (21.52%) Windows 7
6 239 (18.30%) Linux
7 223 (17.08%) Windows XP
8 128 (9.80%) Windows 8
9 118 (9.04%) Unix
10 106 (8.12%) Windows 10
11 67 (5.13%) Windows 2000
12 63 (4.82%) Windows Vista
13 54 (4.13%) Solaris
14 45 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 33 (2.53%) Mac OS
16 31 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (1.99%) Mac OS X
18 25 (1.91%) Android
19 18 (1.38%) Apple iOS
20 15 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (31.62%) ITIL
2 118 (9.04%) Service Delivery
3 109 (8.35%) Service Management
4 85 (6.51%) Mentoring
5 81 (6.20%) High Availability
6 79 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 71 (5.44%) Migration
8 61 (4.67%) Kalman Filter
9 54 (4.13%) Problem Management
9 54 (4.13%) Project Management
10 52 (3.98%) Change Management
11 50 (3.83%) Information Security
12 45 (3.45%) ITIL V3
13 44 (3.37%) Presales
14 42 (3.22%) Server Building
15 41 (3.14%) Configuration Management
15 41 (3.14%) PRINCE2
15 41 (3.14%) Server Virtualisation
16 40 (3.06%) Coaching
17 39 (2.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 291 (22.28%) SQL
2 167 (12.79%) PowerShell
3 56 (4.29%) Java
4 51 (3.91%) VBScript
5 47 (3.60%) C
6 39 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 38 (2.91%) VB
8 29 (2.22%) C++
9 22 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 21 (1.61%) Perl
11 20 (1.53%) C#
11 20 (1.53%) Ruby
12 15 (1.15%) Python
13 10 (0.77%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.38%) PHP
16 4 (0.31%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.31%) VBA
17 2 (0.15%) VB6
18 1 (0.077%) AWK
Qualifications
1 197 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 146 (11.18%) MCSE
3 140 (10.72%) Degree
4 128 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (8.65%) CCNA
6 80 (6.13%) MCP
7 79 (6.05%) ITIL Certification
8 75 (5.74%) Security Cleared
9 66 (5.05%) MCSA
10 63 (4.82%) CCNP
11 60 (4.59%) SC Cleared
12 56 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 49 (3.75%) MCITP
14 31 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
15 21 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
16 18 (1.38%) HND
17 17 (1.30%) CISSP
17 17 (1.30%) GNVQ
18 13 (1.00%) DV Cleared
18 13 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (13.32%) SLA
2 24 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.38%) ISO 22301
6 4 (0.31%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.31%) SSAE 16
7 3 (0.23%) GPG13
7 3 (0.23%) PMO
8 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 858 (65.70%) Active Directory
2 443 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 290 (22.21%) Hyper-V
4 163 (12.48%) vSphere
5 158 (12.10%) VMware ESXi
6 156 (11.94%) XenApp
7 86 (6.58%) Terminal Services
8 57 (4.36%) XenDesktop
9 38 (2.91%) XenServer
10 29 (2.22%) KVM
11 25 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
12 24 (1.84%) VMware Workstation
13 21 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
14 20 (1.53%) Terminal Server
15 12 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
16 11 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 10 (0.77%) ISA Server
18 9 (0.69%) Firmware
18 9 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (0.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 110 (8.42%) SCCM
2 55 (4.21%) Backup Exec
3 47 (3.60%) WSUS
4 45 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 43 (3.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 40 (3.06%) vCenter Server
7 32 (2.45%) SCOM
8 22 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (1.53%) DameWare
9 20 (1.53%) Perfmon
10 19 (1.45%) Puppet
11 15 (1.15%) ZABBIX
12 14 (1.07%) NetBackup
13 13 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 12 (0.92%) Packer
15 10 (0.77%) Opsview
16 9 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
16 9 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 8 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
18 7 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 725 (55.51%) VMware
2 682 (52.22%) Microsoft
3 426 (32.62%) Cisco
4 380 (29.10%) Citrix
5 244 (18.68%) HP
6 83 (6.36%) Juniper
7 81 (6.20%) Dell
8 78 (5.97%) NetApp
9 76 (5.82%) Veeam
10 75 (5.74%) Symantec
11 72 (5.51%) CheckPoint
11 72 (5.51%) Oracle
12 60 (4.59%) F5
13 56 (4.29%) SonicWALL
14 53 (4.06%) McAfee
15 52 (3.98%) Palo Alto
16 49 (3.75%) EMC
17 46 (3.52%) IBM
18 43 (3.29%) Apple
19 34 (2.60%) Crossbeam
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £18070 - £20661 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Circa £100,000 plus bens (may go hi
Posted: 10 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus on call and flexible benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + £2k on call + Excellent Pension +
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago