Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 441 337 254
Rank change year-on-year -104 -83 -78
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 83 240 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.78% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 2.86% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75 186 344
South East median annual salary £36,750 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £23,400 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.04% +5.00%

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 7,296 8,392 10,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.31% 27.44% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6,021 7,239 8,575
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -71 29 £36,750 +22.50% 7
West Sussex +16 26 £52,500 +34.62% 3
Berkshire -52 16 £45,000 - 4
Surrey -2 15 £28,250 -43.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 12 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Hampshire -27 10 £25,000 -35.90% 3
Kent +2 2 £31,000 +4.20%
Oxfordshire +2 1 £33,450 +11.50%
East Sussex -16 1 £40,000 -15.79%
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (73.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (63.86%) Microsoft
4 47 (56.63%) Windows Server
5 45 (54.22%) Active Directory
5 45 (54.22%) VMware
6 35 (42.17%) Windows 7
7 33 (39.76%) Windows 10
8 28 (33.73%) Linux
9 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
9 27 (32.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (30.12%) DNS
10 25 (30.12%) DHCP
11 24 (28.92%) Unix
11 24 (28.92%) SCCM
11 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (27.71%) ITIL
13 21 (25.30%) Citrix
14 20 (24.10%) Symantec
14 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (24.10%) Office 365
15 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
16 17 (20.48%) XenApp
17 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
17 16 (19.28%) SQL
17 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
18 15 (18.07%) MCSE
18 15 (18.07%) SAN
18 15 (18.07%) Cisco
18 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification

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 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (7.23%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.20%) iPlanet
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (24.10%) Office 365
3 10 (12.05%) IaaS
3 10 (12.05%) PaaS
4 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (8.43%) SaaS
6 6 (7.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (4.82%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (2.41%) GitHub
9 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (1.20%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) DHCP
1 25 (30.12%) DNS
2 15 (18.07%) Firewall
2 15 (18.07%) SAN
3 9 (10.84%) LAN
3 9 (10.84%) WAN
4 8 (9.64%) NetScaler
5 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.23%) Skype
7 5 (6.02%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.02%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.82%) NAS
8 4 (4.82%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.61%) VPN
10 2 (2.41%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.41%) Internet
11 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (1.20%) VLAN
11 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.20%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Arabic Language
2 4 (4.82%) French Language
2 4 (4.82%) German Language
2 4 (4.82%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.82%) Polish Language
2 4 (4.82%) Russian Language
2 4 (4.82%) Spanish Language
2 4 (4.82%) Swedish Language
3 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.41%) Billing
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Analyst
2 17 (20.48%) IT Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Senior IT Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (8.43%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) IT Support
7 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) J2EE
1 1 (1.20%) Middleware
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Clustering
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.41%) RIA
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (73.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (56.63%) Windows Server
4 35 (42.17%) Windows 7
5 33 (39.76%) Windows 10
6 28 (33.73%) Linux
7 27 (32.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (28.92%) Unix
9 11 (13.25%) Windows XP
10 10 (12.05%) Windows 8
11 6 (7.23%) Android
11 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
11 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (7.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (6.02%) Windows NT
13 4 (4.82%) AIX
14 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (1.20%) CentOS
15 1 (1.20%) SUSE
15 1 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 15 (18.07%) High Availability
3 14 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (16.87%) Remediation Plan
3 14 (16.87%) Runbook
4 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.84%) Migration
7 8 (9.64%) Presales
8 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.43%) Storage Management
9 6 (7.23%) Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (7.23%) Time Management
9 6 (7.23%) Validation
10 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (6.02%) SysML
10 5 (6.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.28%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) VBScript
4 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.02%) C++
5 5 (6.02%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) C
6 4 (4.82%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) MCSE
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) MCSA
4 7 (8.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (6.02%) CCA
5 5 (6.02%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.61%) Degree
6 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.41%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.41%) MCITP
7 2 (2.41%) RHCE
7 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) GDPR
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) COBIT
3 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 45 (54.22%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
3 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (20.48%) XenApp
5 14 (16.87%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (12.05%) vSphere
7 5 (6.02%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.82%) DFS Replication
8 4 (4.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (4.82%) XenServer
9 2 (2.41%) Docker
9 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.41%) vCloud
10 1 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.20%) NDS
10 1 (1.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) SCCM
2 10 (12.05%) SCVMM
3 8 (9.64%) SCOM
4 6 (7.23%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (6.02%) EdgeSight
5 5 (6.02%) WSUS
6 4 (4.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (4.82%) vRealize
7 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.41%) Ansible
8 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (63.86%) Microsoft
2 45 (54.22%) VMware
3 21 (25.30%) Citrix
4 20 (24.10%) Symantec
5 15 (18.07%) Cisco
5 15 (18.07%) Ivanti
6 12 (14.46%) EMC
7 11 (13.25%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.64%) Oracle
9 6 (7.23%) Dell
9 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.23%) Veeam
10 5 (6.02%) HP
10 5 (6.02%) IBM
11 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.82%) Adobe
11 4 (4.82%) Juniper
11 4 (4.82%) NetApp
12 2 (2.41%) F5
12 2 (2.41%) Google