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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 192 122
Rank change year-on-year -68 -70  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 138 315 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 1.61% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 5.29% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 103 285 430
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.51% -5.71%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4162 5955 5992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.73% 30.42% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3598 5167 5020
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +14 45 £34,000 -2.85% 5
Hampshire -41 26 £38,000 +4.10% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 20 £33,000 - 5
Kent +11 16 £30,000 -14.28%
Surrey -14 14 £37,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +5 8 £26,000 +26.82%
West Sussex +6 6 £25,750 +7.29%
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 - 1
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 320 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (69.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 207 (64.69%) Active Directory
4 182 (56.88%) Windows Server
5 161 (50.31%) Microsoft
6 137 (42.81%) VMware
7 136 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 106 (33.13%) TCP/IP
9 103 (32.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 100 (31.25%) Cisco
10 100 (31.25%) MS Exchange
11 99 (30.94%) Firewall
12 97 (30.31%) MS Excel
13 85 (26.56%) Windows 7
14 80 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 80 (25.00%) Finance
15 77 (24.06%) MS Office
16 76 (23.75%) DNS
17 74 (23.13%) Linux
18 72 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 70 (21.88%) ITIL
20 65 (20.31%) IIS
21 61 (19.06%) Unix
21 61 (19.06%) MCSE
22 58 (18.13%) DHCP
23 56 (17.50%) Citrix
24 53 (16.56%) VPN
24 53 (16.56%) SQL
25 51 (15.94%) Risk Management
26 50 (15.63%) Palo Alto

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
1 100 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 65 (20.31%) IIS
3 37 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (5.63%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.06%) Apache
8 11 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (3.13%) Skype for Business
9 10 (3.13%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.50%) IBM Notes
10 8 (2.50%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.50%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.56%) CMS
11 5 (1.56%) WordPress
12 4 (1.25%) IBM Domino
12 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.94%) Documentum
13 3 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 97 (30.31%) MS Excel
2 77 (24.06%) MS Office
3 6 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.25%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.25%) QuarkXPress
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.44%) Office 365
2 15 (4.69%) SaaS
3 14 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.63%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 106 (33.13%) TCP/IP
2 99 (30.94%) Firewall
3 76 (23.75%) DNS
4 58 (18.13%) DHCP
5 53 (16.56%) VPN
6 45 (14.06%) SAN
7 35 (10.94%) WAN
8 31 (9.69%) LAN
9 25 (7.81%) Internet
10 24 (7.50%) VLAN
11 19 (5.94%) NAS
12 16 (5.00%) SSL
13 14 (4.38%) iSCSI
13 14 (4.38%) Wireless
14 13 (4.06%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (4.06%) VoIP
14 13 (4.06%) WLAN
15 10 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.50%) HTTP
16 8 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.56%) MySQL
8 3 (0.94%) DB2
9 2 (0.63%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.50%) JIRA
2 4 (1.25%) Selenium
3 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) Trac
General
1 80 (25.00%) Finance
2 27 (8.44%) German Language
3 21 (6.56%) French Language
4 9 (2.81%) Marketing
5 8 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
5 8 (2.50%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.88%) Advertising
7 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 3 (0.94%) Local Government
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (23.75%) Support Engineer
2 49 (15.31%) IT Support
3 45 (14.06%) Security Engineer
4 42 (13.13%) Analyst
5 41 (12.81%) Administrator
6 36 (11.25%) IT Engineer
7 35 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (10.94%) Juniper Engineer
8 33 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 31 (9.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (9.06%) Windows Engineer
11 28 (8.75%) IT Support Engineer
11 28 (8.75%) Support Analyst
12 25 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 25 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 25 (7.81%) Server Engineer
13 22 (6.88%) Blue Coat Engineer
13 22 (6.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 22 (6.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 22 (6.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.06%) Web Services
2 10 (3.13%) XML
3 7 (2.19%) Regular Expression
4 6 (1.88%) .NET
5 5 (1.56%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.25%) CSS
7 3 (0.94%) COM+
7 3 (0.94%) HTML
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.31%) COM
8 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.63%) Clustering
4 16 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.69%) Blackberry
6 14 (4.38%) Driving Licence
6 14 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.50%) iPhone
8 5 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.25%) iPad
9 4 (1.25%) PDA
9 4 (1.25%) Replication
10 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.94%) HACMP
10 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.31%) EPoS
12 1 (0.31%) IVR
12 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 320 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (69.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 182 (56.88%) Windows Server
4 136 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (26.56%) Windows 7
6 74 (23.13%) Linux
7 61 (19.06%) Unix
8 49 (15.31%) Windows 2000
9 42 (13.13%) Solaris
10 39 (12.19%) Windows XP
11 30 (9.38%) Windows 10
12 25 (7.81%) Mac OS
13 19 (5.94%) Mac OS X
13 19 (5.94%) Windows 8
14 13 (4.06%) Windows Vista
15 8 (2.50%) Windows NT
16 7 (2.19%) Windows Phone
17 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.88%) ITIL
2 51 (15.94%) Risk Management
3 28 (8.75%) B2B
3 28 (8.75%) Mentoring
4 27 (8.44%) Kalman Filter
5 24 (7.50%) Change Management
5 24 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (6.88%) Coaching
6 22 (6.88%) Identity Management
6 22 (6.88%) Migration
7 21 (6.56%) Project Management
8 20 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 19 (5.94%) Information Security
10 18 (5.63%) GAP Analysis
11 17 (5.31%) Security Operations
12 16 (5.00%) Line Management
13 15 (4.69%) Service Delivery
13 15 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (4.38%) Change Control
14 14 (4.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.56%) SQL
2 33 (10.31%) PowerShell
3 23 (7.19%) VB
4 12 (3.75%) T-SQL
5 11 (3.44%) Python
6 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.88%) VBScript
8 5 (1.56%) C
8 5 (1.56%) PHP
9 4 (1.25%) C++
9 4 (1.25%) Java
9 4 (1.25%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.25%) Perl
9 4 (1.25%) Ruby
9 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.63%) VB6
11 1 (0.31%) C#
11 1 (0.31%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 72 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (19.06%) MCSE
3 26 (8.13%) CCNA
3 26 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (6.25%) MCSA
5 17 (5.31%) MCP
6 14 (4.38%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.06%) GCIH
7 13 (4.06%) GIAC
7 13 (4.06%) MCITP
8 10 (3.13%) A+ Certification
9 9 (2.81%) Degree
9 9 (2.81%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.50%) CEH
10 8 (2.50%) CISSP
11 7 (2.19%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (2.19%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (1.88%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.81%) SLA
2 20 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 207 (64.69%) Active Directory
2 103 (32.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (13.75%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.63%) vSphere
5 15 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (2.50%) Terminal Server
7 7 (2.19%) Samba
7 7 (2.19%) XenApp
8 5 (1.56%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.56%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.63%) KVM
10 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.63%) UAG
10 2 (0.63%) vCloud
10 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (6.25%) WSUS
2 19 (5.94%) Backup Exec
3 18 (5.63%) SCCM
4 14 (4.38%) Nessus
5 10 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 10 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (2.50%) SCOM
7 6 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.25%) Ansible
10 3 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.94%) NetCrunch
10 3 (0.94%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.94%) Tivoli NetView
10 3 (0.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (0.94%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 161 (50.31%) Microsoft
2 137 (42.81%) VMware
3 100 (31.25%) Cisco
4 56 (17.50%) Citrix
5 50 (15.63%) Palo Alto
6 46 (14.38%) F5
7 44 (13.75%) CheckPoint
8 42 (13.13%) Juniper
9 41 (12.81%) Blue Coat
9 41 (12.81%) Crossbeam
9 41 (12.81%) Sourcefire
10 27 (8.44%) Apple
10 27 (8.44%) HP
11 19 (5.94%) Intel Security
12 14 (4.38%) Adobe
12 14 (4.38%) Qualys
13 13 (4.06%) Oracle
13 13 (4.06%) TOWER Software
13 13 (4.06%) Veeam
14 12 (3.75%) Symantec
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Salary: £21500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23 - £27 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fleet
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