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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 145 131
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 41 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.99% 1.10% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 5.07% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 39
Median salary £37,500 £34,377 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.08% +14.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,100 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1038 749 768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.11% 21.69% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 912 652 635
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Cheadle - 4 £21,500 -
Wigan - 4 £27,000 -
Stockport - 3 £21,500 - 1
Altrincham -4 2 £26,500 +6.00%
Salford - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
3 47 (65.28%) ITIL
4 40 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 37 (51.39%) Citrix
6 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 34 (47.22%) Windows Server
8 33 (45.83%) VMware
9 32 (44.44%) Windows 7
10 28 (38.89%) SLA
11 26 (36.11%) Cisco
11 26 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (31.94%) DNS
12 23 (31.94%) HP
13 22 (30.56%) DHCP
14 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
14 21 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
15 20 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (26.39%) Windows 8
17 18 (25.00%) Office 365
17 18 (25.00%) Service Management
18 16 (22.22%) VBScript
19 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
19 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
19 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
20 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003

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 40 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 26 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (18.06%) Skype for Business
6 11 (15.28%) IBM Notes
7 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
8 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.78%) IIS
10 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Office 365
2 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (12.50%) IaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.39%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) DNS
2 22 (30.56%) DHCP
3 11 (15.28%) Skype
4 6 (8.33%) SAN
4 6 (8.33%) VPN
5 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.17%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.39%) NAS
8 1 (1.39%) VLAN
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.39%) Automotive
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Publishing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) 1st Line Support
2 13 (18.06%) Service Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
4 8 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 8 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (9.72%) Support Technician
6 6 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) IT Support
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL Service Manager
7 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 5 (6.94%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (6.94%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
1 1 (1.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) CMDB
2 8 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.94%) HP Storage
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Signage
7 1 (1.39%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 32 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 26 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (26.39%) Windows 8
6 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
6 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.56%) AIX
7 4 (5.56%) Linux
7 4 (5.56%) Unix
7 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) ITIL
2 18 (25.00%) Service Management
3 14 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 12 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.78%) Hardware Maintenance
8 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.78%) Proactive Monitoring
9 1 (1.39%) ITSM
9 1 (1.39%) Network Management
9 1 (1.39%) Process Improvement
9 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 16 (22.22%) VBScript
3 11 (15.28%) VB
4 2 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) HND
4 2 (2.78%) MCSA
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) HNC
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.06%) vSphere
4 8 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
5 7 (9.72%) XenApp
6 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.39%) Docker
7 1 (1.39%) KVM
7 1 (1.39%) MDaemon
7 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) AirWatch
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.17%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) Citrix
2 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (45.83%) VMware
4 26 (36.11%) Cisco
5 23 (31.94%) HP
6 11 (15.28%) Lotus
7 5 (6.94%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.56%) Symantec
9 3 (4.17%) Apple
10 1 (1.39%) Acronis
10 1 (1.39%) Dell
10 1 (1.39%) EMC
10 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.39%) Google
10 1 (1.39%) Juniper
10 1 (1.39%) McAfee
10 1 (1.39%) NetApp
10 1 (1.39%) Panasonic
10 1 (1.39%) Sage
10 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
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