Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 321 261
Rank change year-on-year +27 -60 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 39 38 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.32% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 1.46% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 108
North West median annual salary £33,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.33% +15.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £22,025 £23,475 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -13.75% +8.11% +2.78%

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 North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,192 2,594 3,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.99% 21.75% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,637 2,080 2,482
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in the North West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the North West

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the North West

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Manchester +20 20 £28,250 -29.38% 2
Cumbria 0 10 - -
Lancashire -25 6 £52,500 +87.50%
Cheshire +32 3 £37,000 +55.79% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 21 (53.85%) Office 365
6 18 (46.15%) DNS
7 17 (43.59%) DHCP
7 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (41.03%) SLA
8 16 (41.03%) Cisco
9 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
9 15 (38.46%) SQL
9 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (35.90%) LAN
10 14 (35.90%) WAN
10 14 (35.90%) Problem Management
10 14 (35.90%) VMware
11 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
12 12 (30.77%) Linux
12 12 (30.77%) Citrix
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (23.08%) ITIL
15 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
15 8 (20.51%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (20.51%) Azure
15 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
16 7 (17.95%) CCNA
16 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (53.85%) Office 365
2 8 (20.51%) Azure
2 8 (20.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) DNS
2 17 (43.59%) DHCP
3 14 (35.90%) LAN
3 14 (35.90%) WAN
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 4 (10.26%) Firewall
5 4 (10.26%) Wireless
6 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) SAN
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (12.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Service Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) IT Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) IT Support
4 7 (17.95%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
1 5 (12.82%) Ajax
1 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
2 5 (12.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 5 (12.82%) Xbox
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (30.77%) Linux
6 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
8 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Unix
10 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Problem Management
2 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Presales
7 2 (5.13%) Server Building
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
8 1 (2.56%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (2.56%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
2 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) CCNA
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.82%) DBS Check
3 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) MCSA
4 4 (10.26%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) CCNP
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) DameWare
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.56%) OVSD
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 12 (30.77%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle
6 5 (12.82%) Avaya
6 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec