The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / North East
Rank 61 67 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.88% 1.24% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.57% 6.40% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
Median salary £27,250 £27,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.80% +0.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,250 £31,200
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.98% -4.28%  

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 140 125 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.98% 19.44% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 129 106 132
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the North East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Tyne and Wear +9 12 £27,250 -17.42% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (76.00%) VMware
4 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (64.00%) DHCP
5 16 (64.00%) DNS
6 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (60.00%) ITIL
7 13 (52.00%) MCSE
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
8 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (40.00%) MS Office
9 10 (40.00%) Citrix
9 10 (40.00%) Office 365
10 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (32.00%) Firewall
12 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
12 7 (28.00%) HP
12 7 (28.00%) Dell
12 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
13 6 (24.00%) Cisco
13 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
13 6 (24.00%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
5 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.00%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) DHCP
1 16 (64.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) Skype
4 5 (20.00%) DMZ
4 5 (20.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) IPv4
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support
7 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) Messaging Support
8 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Collaboration Consultant
9 2 (8.00%) Consultant
9 2 (8.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.00%) PKI
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 5 (20.00%) Presales
4 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) MCSE
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (20.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) cPanel
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Dell
4 7 (28.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (20.00%) Sophos
6 5 (20.00%) Symantec
7 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
8 2 (8.00%) Trend Micro
9 1 (4.00%) AppSense
9 1 (4.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
9 1 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Qualys
9 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago