Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 284 235
Rank change year-on-year +5 -49 -66
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 102 112 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.70% 0.72% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.63% 3.45% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 89 192
Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.67% -7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £20,925 £20,950 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year -0.67% +0.68% +0.68%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,807 3,245 4,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.37% 20.76% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,299 2,768 3,467
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -2.03% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
West Midlands +10 80 £40,000 +33.33% 10
East Midlands +3 22 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 75 (73.53%) VMware
4 74 (72.55%) Firewall
5 67 (65.69%) Windows Server
6 64 (62.75%) MS Exchange
7 59 (57.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (48.04%) SAN
9 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
10 47 (46.08%) WAN
11 46 (45.10%) LAN
11 46 (45.10%) ITIL
12 44 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
14 36 (35.29%) IPsec
14 36 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
16 32 (31.37%) DHCP
17 30 (29.41%) PRINCE2
17 30 (29.41%) Citrix
17 30 (29.41%) DNS
17 30 (29.41%) SSL
18 28 (27.45%) Cisco
18 28 (27.45%) TCP/IP
19 27 (26.47%) VoIP
19 27 (26.47%) Project Management
20 25 (24.51%) Finance
20 25 (24.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 24 (23.53%) COBIT
21 24 (23.53%) Network Design

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 64 (62.75%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.73%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.55%) Office 365
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.96%) PaaS
4 2 (1.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (72.55%) Firewall
2 49 (48.04%) SAN
3 47 (46.08%) WAN
4 46 (45.10%) LAN
5 36 (35.29%) IPsec
6 32 (31.37%) DHCP
7 30 (29.41%) DNS
7 30 (29.41%) SSL
8 28 (27.45%) TCP/IP
9 27 (26.47%) VoIP
10 14 (13.73%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (9.80%) VLAN
11 10 (9.80%) Wireless
12 9 (8.82%) VPN
13 8 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (4.90%) MPLS
14 5 (4.90%) WLAN
15 4 (3.92%) Kerberos
16 3 (2.94%) IPv6
16 3 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 25 (24.51%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (42.16%) Analyst
2 31 (30.39%) Support Analyst
3 19 (18.63%) Network Support
3 19 (18.63%) Support Engineer
4 18 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 18 (17.65%) Network Support Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Support
7 12 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 11 (10.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) IT Support
9 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) IT Engineer
11 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) NHS
2 7 (6.86%) HP StoreVirtual
3 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.92%) CCTV
5 4 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.94%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) EMV
7 2 (1.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) PKI
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (65.69%) Windows Server
3 44 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (21.57%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.75%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.78%) Windows 7
8 10 (9.80%) Windows Vista
9 8 (7.84%) Windows 10
10 7 (6.86%) Linux
10 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) Solaris
11 2 (1.96%) Unix
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.98%) Android
12 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.98%) CentOS
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) ITIL
2 30 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 27 (26.47%) Project Management
4 24 (23.53%) Business Continuity
4 24 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (23.53%) IT Strategy
4 24 (23.53%) Network Design
4 24 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (23.53%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.88%) PDM
7 6 (5.88%) Ticket Management
8 5 (4.90%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.90%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.90%) Time Management
9 4 (3.92%) ITSM
9 4 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.71%) CCNA
2 15 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.78%) MCSE
4 10 (9.80%) Degree
5 8 (7.84%) MCITP
5 8 (7.84%) MCSA
6 6 (5.88%) HNC
6 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.92%) CCNP
8 4 (3.92%) MCP
9 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.96%) HND
9 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (23.53%) COBIT
3 8 (7.84%) PMO
4 7 (6.86%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 59 (57.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (17.65%) XenApp
5 11 (10.78%) Hyper-V
5 11 (10.78%) vSphere
6 7 (6.86%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (5.88%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.94%) VMware NSX
8 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.96%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 75 (73.53%) VMware
2 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 30 (29.41%) Citrix
4 28 (27.45%) Cisco
5 24 (23.53%) HP
6 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
6 13 (12.75%) NetApp
7 9 (8.82%) Juniper
8 8 (7.84%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (6.86%) Dell
9 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.86%) SonicWALL
10 6 (5.88%) Mitel
10 6 (5.88%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.92%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.94%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.96%) Qualys
13 2 (1.96%) Sophos
13 2 (1.96%) Telindus
13 2 (1.96%) Tripwire