Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 478 325 248
Rank change year-on-year -153 -77 -99
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 64 232 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.80% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 2.86% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 179 390
South East median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,000 £21,475
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £53,875
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.86%

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 8,112 10,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.03% 28.03% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,003 6,953 9,176
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -97 26 £36,750 +0.68% 7
West Sussex +7 17 £20,000 -26.61% 1
Berkshire -61 17 £45,000 - 2
Surrey -15 11 £32,500 -29.35% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 8 £28,750 -4.17% 5
Hampshire -31 7 £48,750 +21.88% 5
Kent +8 2 £31,000 +11.71%
Oxfordshire -12 1 £33,450 +11.50%
East Sussex -22 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (79.69%) Windows Server
3 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
4 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (51.56%) Active Directory
7 29 (45.31%) VMware
8 22 (34.38%) Windows 7
8 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (32.81%) Windows 10
10 20 (31.25%) Hyper-V
11 19 (29.69%) DNS
12 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
13 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (25.00%) SCCM
15 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
15 14 (21.88%) DHCP
16 12 (18.75%) Linux
16 12 (18.75%) SAN
17 11 (17.19%) Citrix
17 11 (17.19%) ITIL
17 11 (17.19%) SQL
17 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
17 11 (17.19%) vSphere
18 10 (15.63%) Office 365
18 10 (15.63%) Cisco
19 9 (14.06%) HP
19 9 (14.06%) LAN
19 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
19 9 (14.06%) Windows XP

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 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.38%) IIS
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.63%) Office 365
3 8 (12.50%) IaaS
3 8 (12.50%) PaaS
4 7 (10.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (6.25%) SaaS
7 3 (4.69%) GitHub
7 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) DNS
2 14 (21.88%) DHCP
3 12 (18.75%) SAN
4 9 (14.06%) LAN
5 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.50%) WAN
6 7 (10.94%) Firewall
7 6 (9.38%) NetScaler
7 6 (9.38%) Wireshark
8 4 (6.25%) VPN
9 3 (4.69%) Internet
9 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.69%) NAS
9 3 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.69%) Skype
10 2 (3.13%) BIG-IP
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.56%) Network Security
11 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
1 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Arabic Language
2 2 (3.13%) Billing
2 2 (3.13%) French Language
2 2 (3.13%) German Language
2 2 (3.13%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.13%) Polish Language
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Russian Language
2 2 (3.13%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.13%) Swedish Language
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) IT Support
3 9 (14.06%) IT Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Service Desk Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
7 4 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix Support
8 3 (4.69%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) J2EE
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (79.69%) Windows Server
3 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (34.38%) Windows 7
6 21 (32.81%) Windows 10
7 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
8 12 (18.75%) Linux
9 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.50%) Unix
11 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (7.81%) Windows NT
12 4 (6.25%) AIX
13 3 (4.69%) Android
13 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
13 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
15 1 (1.56%) SUSE
15 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
15 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (10.94%) Validation
4 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.81%) Presales
5 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.81%) SysML
5 5 (7.81%) Time Management
5 5 (7.81%) UML
6 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (6.25%) DevOps
6 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Proactive Management
7 3 (4.69%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) C++
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 4 (6.25%) Python
5 3 (4.69%) C
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) CCA
2 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (7.81%) MCSE
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.25%) AWS Certification
3 4 (6.25%) MCSA
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) RHCE
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.13%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.56%) CCDA
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (51.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (17.19%) vSphere
5 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (9.38%) XenApp
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.81%) XenServer
8 3 (4.69%) Docker
8 3 (4.69%) vCloud
9 1 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) SCOM
3 5 (7.81%) EdgeSight
3 5 (7.81%) WSUS
4 4 (6.25%) Ansible
4 4 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.69%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.69%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.56%) Nagios
7 1 (1.56%) Nessus
7 1 (1.56%) Nmap
7 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.56%) Puppet
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (45.31%) VMware
3 11 (17.19%) Citrix
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco
5 9 (14.06%) HP
6 7 (10.94%) Dell
6 7 (10.94%) EMC
7 6 (9.38%) Ivanti
7 6 (9.38%) Oracle
7 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.81%) IBM
8 5 (7.81%) Juniper
8 5 (7.81%) Symantec
9 4 (6.25%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.25%) NetApp
9 4 (6.25%) Veeam
10 3 (4.69%) Google
10 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.13%) F5
11 2 (3.13%) McAfee