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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 70
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 2.73% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.34% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 16
Median salary - £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
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 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 102 194 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 17.96% 24.07% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 175 162
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
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

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) DHCP
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) Office 365
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (50.00%) vCenter Server
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) Clustering
7 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
7 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (41.67%) VLAN
7 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) SMTP
7 5 (41.67%) DMZ
7 5 (41.67%) Symantec
7 5 (41.67%) Sophos

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) DMZ
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) SMTP
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) IPv4
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (41.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) cPanel
3 1 (8.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Dell
4 5 (41.67%) Extreme Networks
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Sophos
4 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) F5