Period
to 14 August 2020

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 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 596 633 636
Rank change year-on-year +37 +3 -196
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 132 463 565
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 1.54% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 96 372 473
Median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £38,469
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% -5.77% +2.58%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,125 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,185 30,081 36,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.29% 22.89% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,975 23,927 29,646
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,800 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,162 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -4.92% +5.56%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in England.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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 6 months to 14 August 2020. 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
South East +195 63 £47,500 +18.75% 2
London +125 25 £45,000 +42.86% 5
North of England +94 22 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Yorkshire +97 14 £27,500 -27.15% 2
East of England +70 11 £42,500 +6.25%
North West +93 8 £35,000 +11.11%
South West +98 7 £27,000 -1.82% 2
Midlands +34 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands +25 3 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands +63 1 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Windows Server 2003
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 104 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 95 (71.97%) VMware
4 92 (69.70%) Windows Server
5 90 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 90 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 84 (63.64%) DNS
7 77 (58.33%) DHCP
8 76 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (46.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 61 (46.21%) Windows Server 2016
11 60 (45.45%) Hyper-V
12 55 (41.67%) HP
13 51 (38.64%) Office 365
14 49 (37.12%) Citrix
14 49 (37.12%) SCCM
15 38 (28.79%) Azure
15 38 (28.79%) Disaster Recovery
16 37 (28.03%) MS Exchange
17 36 (27.27%) Windows 7
18 31 (23.48%) Data Centre
19 30 (22.73%) Security Cleared
19 30 (22.73%) Cisco
19 30 (22.73%) EMC
20 29 (21.97%) Symantec
21 28 (21.21%) Firewall
21 28 (21.21%) Linux
21 28 (21.21%) WSUS
21 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2019
21 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 37 (28.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.27%) IIS
5 3 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.76%) Apache
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.27%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.76%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 51 (38.64%) Office 365
2 38 (28.79%) Azure
3 23 (17.42%) AWS
4 10 (7.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (6.06%) OneDrive
6 5 (3.79%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) G Suite
8 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) IaaS
8 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (63.64%) DNS
2 77 (58.33%) DHCP
3 28 (21.21%) Firewall
4 23 (17.42%) SAN
5 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 17 (12.88%) WAN
7 14 (10.61%) LAN
8 11 (8.33%) VPN
9 9 (6.82%) Wireless
10 7 (5.30%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (5.30%) Internet
11 6 (4.55%) FTP
11 6 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.03%) NAS
12 4 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (3.03%) SMTP
13 3 (2.27%) 3G
13 3 (2.27%) 4G
13 3 (2.27%) NetScaler
13 3 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (3.79%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Local Government
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Server Engineer
2 18 (13.64%) Analyst
3 15 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 11 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Administrator
7 7 (5.30%) Consultant
7 7 (5.30%) Network Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Network Support
7 7 (5.30%) Network Support Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Project Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Service Desk Support
7 7 (5.30%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.82%) LDAP
2 2 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (0.76%) LAMP
3 1 (0.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.48%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.85%) Replication
3 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.06%) HP Storage
6 7 (5.30%) Private Cloud
7 6 (4.55%) Clustering
7 6 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (4.55%) EMC VNX
7 6 (4.55%) IBM XIV
8 5 (3.79%) iPhone
9 3 (2.27%) iPad
9 3 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.76%) EPoS
11 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.76%) FMCG
11 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (69.70%) Windows Server
3 90 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (46.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (46.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 36 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 28 (21.21%) Linux
7 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2019
8 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
9 23 (17.42%) Unix
10 17 (12.88%) Windows 8
11 11 (8.33%) Solaris
12 8 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (3.79%) HPUX
15 4 (3.03%) Android
16 3 (2.27%) CentOS
16 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000
16 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 27 (20.45%) ITIL
4 26 (19.70%) Server Management
5 24 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 24 (18.18%) Proactive Management
6 23 (17.42%) Validation
7 22 (16.67%) Storage Management
8 20 (15.15%) Project Delivery
9 19 (14.39%) Project Management
10 14 (10.61%) Configuration Management
10 14 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (6.82%) Change Management
12 9 (6.82%) High Availability
12 9 (6.82%) Incident Management
13 8 (6.06%) ITSM
13 8 (6.06%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.06%) Web Filtering
14 7 (5.30%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.91%) SQL
2 19 (14.39%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.79%) Perl
4 4 (3.03%) VBScript
5 2 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
6 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.42%) DV Cleared
3 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.30%) MCSA
5 4 (3.03%) Degree
6 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.27%) MCP
6 3 (2.27%) MCSE
7 2 (1.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.52%) CCNP
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.52%) MCITP
7 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) SLA
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 4 (3.03%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 104 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 76 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 25 (18.94%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (16.67%) vSphere
6 13 (9.85%) VMware Workstation
7 12 (9.09%) XenApp
8 7 (5.30%) NFS
8 7 (5.30%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.52%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.76%) Docker
11 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.76%) KVM
11 1 (0.76%) pfSense
11 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (37.12%) SCCM
2 28 (21.21%) WSUS
3 24 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
3 24 (18.18%) SCVMM
4 23 (17.42%) NetBackup
4 23 (17.42%) SCOM
5 5 (3.79%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.79%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.52%) Ansible
6 2 (1.52%) DameWare
6 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.52%) NetCrunch
6 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.52%) OpenView
6 2 (1.52%) OVSD
6 2 (1.52%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 95 (71.97%) VMware
2 90 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 55 (41.67%) HP
4 49 (37.12%) Citrix
5 30 (22.73%) Cisco
5 30 (22.73%) EMC
6 29 (21.97%) Symantec
7 16 (12.12%) Oracle
8 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.06%) IBM
10 7 (5.30%) NetApp
11 6 (4.55%) Fujitsu
11 6 (4.55%) Ivanti
11 6 (4.55%) McAfee
11 6 (4.55%) Remedy
12 5 (3.79%) Sun
13 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
13 4 (3.03%) Dell
13 4 (3.03%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.03%) Veeam