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

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 50 58
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.18% 1.69% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 6.02% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +0.66%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 100 133 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 18.35% 28.18% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 84
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +21.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool 0 1 £45,000 +73.07%
Windows Server 2003
North West

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds