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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 120 109
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 21 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.92% 1.24% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.50% 5.71% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 28
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% +20.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £21,425
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,500 £43,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 467 630 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.50% 21.66% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 269 380 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glasgow +4 9 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Edinburgh +5 6 £28,750 -
Inverclyde +1 4 £38,000 +58.33%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
4 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
5 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (52.54%) VMware
7 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
8 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (33.90%) DNS
10 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
11 16 (27.12%) ITIL
12 15 (25.42%) DHCP
12 15 (25.42%) SCCM
13 12 (20.34%) Firewall
13 12 (20.34%) vSphere
13 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (18.64%) Citrix
15 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (16.95%) LAN
15 10 (16.95%) Windows XP
15 10 (16.95%) MCSE
15 10 (16.95%) VBScript
15 10 (16.95%) Change Control
16 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
16 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
16 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (15.25%) IIS
16 9 (15.25%) SAN
17 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
17 8 (13.56%) Skype

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (15.25%) IIS
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
7 3 (5.08%) IBM Domino
7 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) DNS
2 15 (25.42%) DHCP
3 12 (20.34%) Firewall
4 10 (16.95%) LAN
5 9 (15.25%) SAN
6 8 (13.56%) Skype
7 7 (11.86%) NAS
8 6 (10.17%) WAN
9 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.78%) VPN
11 1 (1.69%) HTTP
11 1 (1.69%) Internet
11 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) IT Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Security Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) IT Security Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Systems Support
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Site Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Wintel Support
9 4 (6.78%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
1 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (5.08%) iSeries
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
4 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.95%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.17%) Windows 2000
7 5 (8.47%) OpenVMS
8 2 (3.39%) Unix
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Change Control
3 7 (11.86%) Network Management
3 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.17%) Service Management
5 5 (8.47%) Line Management
5 5 (8.47%) QMS
5 5 (8.47%) Quality Management
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (5.08%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.08%) Forensic Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) IT Strategy
7 3 (5.08%) Statistics
8 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.39%) Presales
8 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.39%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.39%) Web Development
9 1 (1.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) VBScript
2 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.86%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) VB
5 2 (3.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) MCSE
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) HND
3 3 (5.08%) CCA
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.08%) MCSA
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.39%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) vSphere
4 7 (11.86%) Terminal Server
5 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.17%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.78%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (6.78%) XenApp
7 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.39%) XenServer
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) DameWare
2 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) MOM
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) VMware
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) Citrix
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) Lotus
8 2 (3.39%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.69%) Altiris
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) F5
9 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.69%) Symantec
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