Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 200 178
Rank change year-on-year -59 -22 -45
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 36 88 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 1.20% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 5.43% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 67
Manchester median annual salary £29,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.89% +58.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £22,150 £19,300 £19,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £53,125 £44,250
North West median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1793 1620 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.54% 22.00% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1461 1422
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Wigan - 3 £26,000 -
Altrincham -14 1 £26,500 +6.00%
Oldham - 1 £19,366 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
4 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 19 (52.78%) ITIL
6 18 (50.00%) VMware
7 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
7 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
8 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
9 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (33.33%) Cisco
10 12 (33.33%) VBScript
11 10 (27.78%) DNS
11 10 (27.78%) DHCP
12 9 (25.00%) Office 365
13 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
13 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (19.44%) SCCM
13 7 (19.44%) HP
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
14 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
14 6 (16.67%) SAN
14 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
2 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 3 (8.33%) IIS
7 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) DHCP
1 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) Skype
5 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) LAN
7 1 (2.78%) PABX
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Local Government
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 4 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
3 4 (11.11%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
2 12 (33.33%) VBScript
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) HNC
2 3 (8.33%) HND
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco
4 7 (19.44%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec