The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 106 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 2.27% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Median salary £26,000 £20,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.82% -60.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 465 484 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 32.77% 33.82% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 424 375 326
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Abingdon +13 2 £28,500 +42.50%
Oxford -1 2 £23,000 -16.36%
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
4 12 (70.59%) Windows XP
5 11 (64.71%) SLA
5 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) Service Management
7 7 (41.18%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) DHCP
7 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 7 (41.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (41.18%) A+ Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Office 365
7 7 (41.18%) Change Control
7 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
7 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) SCOM
9 4 (23.53%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Technician
2 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Project Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Software Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Windows XP
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Control
1 7 (41.18%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) System Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) VB
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) A+ Certification
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (41.18%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (23.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (23.53%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (23.53%) SCOM
3 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
3 4 (23.53%) Sophos
4 3 (17.65%) Apple