Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 264 225
Rank change year-on-year +29 -39 -46
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 144 129 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.08% 0.86% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.60% 4.02% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 116 95 180
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £49,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +5.71%

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 2,571 3,206 3,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.22% 21.41% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,087 2,780 3,269
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,571 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +1.63% -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,300 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +54 114 £35,000 +7.69% 9
East Midlands -17 30 £37,000 +23.33% 8
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 112 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 104 (72.22%) VMware
4 97 (67.36%) Microsoft
5 77 (53.47%) Windows Server
6 76 (52.78%) MS Exchange
7 73 (50.69%) Cisco
7 73 (50.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (49.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 67 (46.53%) DHCP
10 64 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (41.67%) DNS
11 60 (41.67%) Firewall
12 59 (40.97%) HP
13 57 (39.58%) Hyper-V
14 52 (36.11%) ITIL
15 48 (33.33%) TCP/IP
16 41 (28.47%) Citrix
17 36 (25.00%) SAN
18 34 (23.61%) Patch Management
19 33 (22.92%) Office 365
20 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
21 31 (21.53%) WAN
21 31 (21.53%) SQL
22 30 (20.83%) IPsec
22 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
23 29 (20.14%) LAN
24 28 (19.44%) SharePoint
24 28 (19.44%) NetApp
24 28 (19.44%) VLAN

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 76 (52.78%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (19.44%) SharePoint
4 25 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.39%) Apache
8 2 (1.39%) Confluence
8 2 (1.39%) JBoss
8 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.92%) Office 365
2 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.47%) IaaS
4 5 (3.47%) SaaS
5 4 (2.78%) PaaS
6 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (46.53%) DHCP
2 60 (41.67%) DNS
2 60 (41.67%) Firewall
3 48 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 36 (25.00%) SAN
5 31 (21.53%) WAN
6 30 (20.83%) IPsec
7 29 (20.14%) LAN
8 28 (19.44%) VLAN
9 16 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (9.03%) SSL
11 12 (8.33%) VoIP
12 10 (6.94%) MPLS
13 8 (5.56%) BGP
13 8 (5.56%) DSL
13 8 (5.56%) DWDM
13 8 (5.56%) IPv6
13 8 (5.56%) OSPF
13 8 (5.56%) SHDSL
13 8 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Billing
4 1 (0.69%) Legal
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Analyst
2 22 (15.28%) Support Engineer
3 21 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (11.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 16 (11.11%) IT Support
5 16 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 14 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 12 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Technical Leader
10 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 9 (6.25%) Consultant
10 9 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
10 9 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.25%) Technical Presales Consultant
11 8 (5.56%) NOC Technician
11 8 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) LDAP
2 2 (1.39%) ADSI
2 2 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.19%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (12.50%) Clustering
4 17 (11.81%) HP StoreVirtual
5 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.25%) Fat Client
5 9 (6.25%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.47%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.39%) EMV
7 2 (1.39%) Fintech
7 2 (1.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) User Experience
8 1 (0.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (53.47%) Windows Server
3 73 (50.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 64 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (15.28%) Linux
6 21 (14.58%) Windows XP
7 18 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 17 (11.81%) Windows 10
8 17 (11.81%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.94%) Unix
10 8 (5.56%) Solaris
10 8 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.08%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.69%) CentOS
12 1 (0.69%) VMS
12 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.11%) ITIL
2 34 (23.61%) Patch Management
3 24 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 21 (14.58%) Project Management
5 18 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (12.50%) Web Filtering
6 16 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 16 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.42%) DevOps
8 14 (9.72%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.94%) Business Continuity
11 10 (6.94%) IT Strategy
11 10 (6.94%) Network Design
11 10 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.94%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (6.25%) Presales
12 9 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.53%) SQL
2 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 17 (11.81%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (0.69%) Ruby
6 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (12.50%) Degree
4 18 (12.50%) MCSE
5 17 (11.81%) CCNA
5 17 (11.81%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (10.42%) HNC
7 9 (6.25%) HND
8 7 (4.86%) MCSA
9 6 (4.17%) MCP
10 5 (3.47%) MCITP
11 1 (0.69%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.69%) CCA
11 1 (0.69%) CCAA
11 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) SLA
2 14 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (6.94%) COBIT
4 3 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 112 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 71 (49.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (39.58%) Hyper-V
4 24 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (12.50%) vSphere
5 18 (12.50%) XenApp
6 17 (11.81%) Forefront TMG
7 16 (11.11%) Terminal Services
8 8 (5.56%) VMware NSX
8 8 (5.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.69%) NFS
9 1 (0.69%) vCloud
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (13.19%) SCCM
2 18 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.39%) Ansible
4 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.39%) Puppet
4 2 (1.39%) RSA enVision
4 2 (1.39%) Salt
5 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.69%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.69%) vMotion
5 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 104 (72.22%) VMware
2 97 (67.36%) Microsoft
3 73 (50.69%) Cisco
4 59 (40.97%) HP
5 41 (28.47%) Citrix
6 28 (19.44%) NetApp
7 27 (18.75%) Dell
8 20 (13.89%) CheckPoint
8 20 (13.89%) McAfee
9 19 (13.19%) IBM
10 18 (12.50%) Forcepoint
10 18 (12.50%) Symantec
11 17 (11.81%) Red Hat
11 17 (11.81%) SonicWALL
12 10 (6.94%) Juniper
13 9 (6.25%) Mitel
13 9 (6.25%) WatchGuard
14 8 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 8 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
14 8 (5.56%) Telindus