The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 81 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.97% 2.31% 3.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.22% 9.96% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 26
Median salary £42,500 £26,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.37% -47.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £42,500 £62,500
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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 251 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 23.01% 23.18% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 192 182 237
Median salary £42,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Essex

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Essex

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Colchester +2 6 £51,500 +18.39%
Basildon - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 19 (57.58%) IIS
4 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 12 (36.36%) ITIL
6 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 11 (33.33%) SAN
7 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 10 (30.30%) SCCM
8 10 (30.30%) Java
9 9 (27.27%) HTTP
9 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) Firewall
9 9 (27.27%) Capacity Management
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
9 9 (27.27%) Performance Management
10 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
11 7 (21.21%) Citrix
11 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
12 6 (18.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 19 (57.58%) IIS
2 12 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) HTTP
3 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) NAS
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Support
3 10 (30.30%) SharePoint Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Web Applications Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Web Applications Support
4 9 (27.27%) Web Support Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) SharePoint Support
6 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (3.03%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.03%) VXML
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) WinForms
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
1 12 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
1 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 9 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Tcl
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) VB6
4 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
4 6 (18.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 5 (15.15%) vSphere
6 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) EMC
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Veeam
5 4 (12.12%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
7 2 (6.06%) Kaspersky
7 2 (6.06%) SAP