Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > North West
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 275 299 307
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 29 46 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 1.99% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 51
North West median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +69.64% +3.70%
10th Percentile £29,300 £20,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,312 £72,312 £41,250
England median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.82% +21.43% -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 1,837 2,310 3,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.84% 22.53% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 1,838 2,341
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +31 13 £52,156 -19.64% 2
Cumbria -15 8 £35,000 - 3
Cheshire +20 5 £34,000 +30.77% 1
Lancashire +1 3 £72,312 +18.74% 7
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Office 365
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) SLA
7 11 (37.93%) HP
8 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
9 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) LAN
9 9 (31.03%) WAN
9 9 (31.03%) DHCP
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) DNS
10 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
10 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
10 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (24.14%) VPN
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) Change Management
11 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
12 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.69%) Citrix
12 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
12 6 (20.69%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Office 365
2 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DHCP
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
1 9 (31.03%) LAN
1 9 (31.03%) WAN
2 7 (24.14%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Server Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Service Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Server Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Support
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Server Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Server Support
3 6 (20.69%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Xbox
3 3 (10.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
2 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
3 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Change Management
4 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 6 (20.69%) Coaching
5 6 (20.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Server Management
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) Email Filtering
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 2 (6.90%) Change Control
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
8 2 (6.90%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) DameWare
1 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
1 2 (6.90%) OVSD
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) Adobe
6 2 (6.90%) McAfee
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus