Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 365 273 196
Rank change year-on-year -92 -77 -106
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 200 343 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 1.09% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.35% 3.91% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 154 251 668
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,825 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,150
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8,503 8,771 11,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.92% 27.85% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7,290 7,446 10,348
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the South East

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Thames Valley -25 94 £30,000 -25.00% 8
Berkshire -20 57 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Surrey +9 50 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 29 £25,000 +5.26% 4
Hampshire -81 24 £22,000 -30.16% 2
East Sussex -6 14 £47,500 +23.38% 1
Kent -10 8 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Oxfordshire -32 8 £30,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -33 8 £39,000 +47.17% 1
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 200 (100.00%) Windows
2 150 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 134 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (66.50%) Active Directory
5 120 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 98 (49.00%) VMware
7 78 (39.00%) Cisco
8 73 (36.50%) Office 365
9 72 (36.00%) Windows 7
10 71 (35.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 71 (35.50%) SQL
11 69 (34.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 63 (31.50%) ITIL
13 62 (31.00%) DNS
14 61 (30.50%) MS Exchange
15 59 (29.50%) SCCM
16 56 (28.00%) Firewall
17 54 (27.00%) DHCP
18 53 (26.50%) Windows 10
19 52 (26.00%) SLA
19 52 (26.00%) HP
19 52 (26.00%) SQL Server
20 48 (24.00%) TCP/IP
21 46 (23.00%) Citrix
22 43 (21.50%) Microsoft Office
23 39 (19.50%) Exchange Server 2010
24 38 (19.00%) Linux
25 36 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
26 34 (17.00%) WAN
26 34 (17.00%) LAN

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 61 (30.50%) MS Exchange
2 39 (19.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.00%) IIS
6 5 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.50%) Apache
7 3 (1.50%) Confluence
7 3 (1.50%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.50%) Site Server
Applications
1 43 (21.50%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (4.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 73 (36.50%) Office 365
2 26 (13.00%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.50%) G Suite
6 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (31.00%) DNS
2 56 (28.00%) Firewall
3 54 (27.00%) DHCP
4 48 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 34 (17.00%) LAN
5 34 (17.00%) WAN
6 33 (16.50%) SAN
7 32 (16.00%) VPN
8 20 (10.00%) VLAN
9 13 (6.50%) VoIP
9 13 (6.50%) Wireless
10 9 (4.50%) FTP
10 9 (4.50%) Internet
11 8 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (2.50%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.50%) Network Security
13 4 (2.00%) NAS
13 4 (2.00%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.00%) SSL
14 3 (1.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.50%) MySQL
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.50%) JIRA
1 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.50%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.00%) MSI
2 2 (1.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (14.00%) Finance
2 18 (9.00%) French Language
2 18 (9.00%) German Language
3 13 (6.50%) Legal
4 10 (5.00%) Retail
5 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.50%) Law
7 6 (3.00%) Local Government
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (24.50%) Analyst
2 27 (13.50%) Support Engineer
3 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 26 (13.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 26 (13.00%) Network Manager
4 23 (11.50%) IT Support
5 20 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 18 (9.00%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 18 (9.00%) Firewall Analyst
6 18 (9.00%) Security Analyst
7 17 (8.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (7.50%) Administrator
9 15 (7.50%) Support Analyst
9 15 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (6.50%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.50%) Service Analyst
10 13 (6.50%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.00%) Middleware
2 8 (4.00%) Rendezvous
2 8 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (1.50%) SOAP
3 3 (1.50%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.00%) Java EE
4 2 (1.00%) JSON
4 2 (1.00%) REST
4 2 (1.00%) WSDL
4 2 (1.00%) XSD
5 1 (0.50%) HTML
5 1 (0.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.50%) WSH
5 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.50%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.50%) Clustering
3 9 (4.50%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.50%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.50%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.50%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.00%) Fintech
6 5 (2.50%) EPoS
7 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.50%) Handset
7 3 (1.50%) User Experience
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.50%) CCTV
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 200 (100.00%) Windows
2 150 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 134 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 69 (34.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (26.50%) Windows 10
7 38 (19.00%) Linux
8 28 (14.00%) Unix
9 27 (13.50%) Windows 2000
10 26 (13.00%) Windows 8
10 26 (13.00%) Windows XP
11 18 (9.00%) Solaris
12 17 (8.50%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.00%) Mac OS
13 4 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.50%) CentOS
14 3 (1.50%) Kali Linux
14 3 (1.50%) SUSE
14 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.50%) ITIL
2 30 (15.00%) Service Management
3 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 26 (13.00%) IT Governance
4 24 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (6.50%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.50%) Time Management
6 10 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 8 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.50%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (3.50%) Software Audit
9 6 (3.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.00%) Data Security
9 6 (3.00%) Migration
9 6 (3.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.50%) Business Continuity
10 5 (2.50%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.00%) Document Management
11 4 (2.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.50%) SQL
2 24 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.00%) COBOL
4 3 (1.50%) C
4 3 (1.50%) VBScript
5 2 (1.00%) Java
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
2 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.00%) MCSE
4 15 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (7.00%) MCP
6 11 (5.50%) MCITP
7 10 (5.00%) CCNP
8 9 (4.50%) MCSA
9 8 (4.00%) CCNA
10 5 (2.50%) Degree
11 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.50%) CCDA
12 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.50%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.50%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.50%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
13 2 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (26.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) COSHH
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 133 (66.50%) Active Directory
2 71 (35.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.00%) vSphere
4 28 (14.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.50%) XenApp
5 9 (4.50%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.50%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.50%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.00%) Firmware
9 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.00%) Squid
9 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (29.50%) SCCM
2 9 (4.50%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.00%) TIBCO Hawk
4 7 (3.50%) WSUS
5 4 (2.00%) SCOM
6 3 (1.50%) Ansible
6 3 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.50%) Nagios
6 3 (1.50%) Nessus
6 3 (1.50%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.50%) Nmap
6 3 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.50%) Puppet
7 2 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.00%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 120 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 98 (49.00%) VMware
3 78 (39.00%) Cisco
4 52 (26.00%) HP
5 46 (23.00%) Citrix
6 26 (13.00%) Juniper
7 23 (11.50%) F5
8 22 (11.00%) CheckPoint
9 21 (10.50%) Palo Alto
10 18 (9.00%) Blue Coat
10 18 (9.00%) Crossbeam
10 18 (9.00%) Sourcefire
11 17 (8.50%) Dell
12 16 (8.00%) IBM
13 12 (6.00%) EMC
14 11 (5.50%) Apple
14 11 (5.50%) NetApp
14 11 (5.50%) Oracle
15 10 (5.00%) SolarWinds
16 8 (4.00%) Red Hat