Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 425 286 451
Rank change year-on-year -139 +165 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 70 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% 2.46% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 57 61
10th Percentile £30,800 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,525 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £36,050 £36,050
Median % change year-on-year +24.83% - +36.04%
75th Percentile £51,875 £48,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £49,100 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +8.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 3,516 2,851 6,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.47% 23.70% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,518 2,385 5,555
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the South East over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

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 28 July 2021. 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
Hampshire -72 12 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Thames Valley -74 4 £70,000 +94.17% 7
Buckinghamshire -28 2 £70,000 +139.32% 3
Oxfordshire -30 1 £32,500 -31.58%
Berkshire -64 1 - - 4
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
5 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
5 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
7 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
9 8 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (43.75%) Data Centre Operations
10 7 (43.75%) SCOrch
10 7 (43.75%) SCVMM
10 7 (43.75%) vCenter Server
10 7 (43.75%) Task Automation
10 7 (43.75%) HP
10 7 (43.75%) PKI
10 7 (43.75%) Change Management
11 6 (37.50%) DHCP
11 6 (37.50%) DNS
11 6 (37.50%) Social Skills
12 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (31.25%) LAN
12 5 (31.25%) WAN
13 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (12.50%) AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Wintel Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Server Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Server Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) PKI
3 3 (18.75%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre Operations
1 7 (43.75%) Task Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Server Management
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Management
4 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (43.75%) SCOrch
2 7 (43.75%) SCVMM
2 7 (43.75%) vCenter Server
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (18.75%) WSUS
4 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Sun
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Borland
7 1 (6.25%) Lumension
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos