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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Kent
Rank 64 86 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.00% 1.85% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.25% 6.12% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 17
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £35,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £51,875 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.98% -4.28%  

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 173 343 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 21.65% 30.22% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 139 298 314
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sittingbourne +6 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Maidstone -7 2 £21,500 -52.22%
West Malling 0 1 £45,000 +4.65%
Chatham - 1 - -
Longfield - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 24 (68.57%) VPN
4 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
4 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 20 (57.14%) SAN
6 20 (57.14%) VMware
6 20 (57.14%) VLAN
7 18 (51.43%) Firewall
8 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (40.00%) Citrix
10 12 (34.29%) Cisco
10 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
11 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (31.43%) DNS
11 11 (31.43%) DHCP
11 11 (31.43%) Wireless
11 11 (31.43%) Migration
12 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
12 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
12 10 (28.57%) Symantec
12 10 (28.57%) SLA
12 10 (28.57%) NAS
12 10 (28.57%) iSCSI
12 10 (28.57%) vSphere
13 9 (25.71%) Veeam
13 9 (25.71%) WatchGuard

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) VPN
2 20 (57.14%) SAN
2 20 (57.14%) VLAN
3 18 (51.43%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) DHCP
4 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 11 (31.43%) Wireless
5 10 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 10 (28.57%) NAS
6 9 (25.71%) Internet
6 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (22.86%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) WLAN
8 7 (20.00%) DSL
9 6 (17.14%) MPLS
10 2 (5.71%) LAN
11 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 17 (48.57%) Server Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Support Engineer
4 12 (34.29%) Server Support
5 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory Support
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Exchange Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Exchange Support
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server Support
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Support Engineer
7 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 8 (22.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) Mac OS
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) Server Building
3 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) B2B
5 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) BCP
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (28.57%) vSphere
5 8 (22.86%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 9 (25.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Citrix
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) Symantec
5 9 (25.71%) Intel Security
5 9 (25.71%) Kaspersky
5 9 (25.71%) Veeam
5 9 (25.71%) WatchGuard
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
7 2 (5.71%) Nimsoft
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Acronis
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Sage