Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 283 212
Rank change year-on-year -128 -71 -102
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 154 291 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.96% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 3.41% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 103 212 599
South East median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -10.96% -2.67%
10th Percentile £18,550 £21,600 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,688
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.08% -0.87%

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 8,272 8,528 11,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.19% 28.26% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6,943 7,305 10,138
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -49 75 £28,750 +2.68% 7
Berkshire -27 62 £44,000 +10.00% 4
Surrey +3 37 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Hampshire -69 18 £22,000 -37.14% 3
Buckinghamshire -21 13 £20,000 -21.57% 2
West Sussex -26 9 £19,750 -25.47%
East Sussex -17 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Kent -10 6 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 108 (70.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (62.99%) Active Directory
5 92 (59.74%) Microsoft
6 67 (43.51%) VMware
7 60 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (35.71%) SQL
9 54 (35.06%) Cisco
10 47 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (30.52%) Office 365
11 46 (29.87%) Windows 7
12 41 (26.62%) SCCM
12 41 (26.62%) DNS
13 40 (25.97%) ITIL
14 39 (25.32%) Citrix
15 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
16 37 (24.03%) Firewall
17 36 (23.38%) SLA
18 35 (22.73%) HP
18 35 (22.73%) MS Exchange
19 33 (21.43%) Linux
19 33 (21.43%) Windows 10
20 31 (20.13%) Windows XP
20 31 (20.13%) DHCP
21 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Office
22 28 (18.18%) SAN
23 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
23 26 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
24 25 (16.23%) 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 35 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.60%) IBM Domino
6 4 (2.60%) IIS
7 3 (1.95%) Apache
7 3 (1.95%) Confluence
7 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) Site Server
Applications
1 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (5.19%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (5.19%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.52%) Office 365
2 26 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.39%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.95%) G Suite
6 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (26.62%) DNS
2 37 (24.03%) Firewall
3 31 (20.13%) DHCP
4 28 (18.18%) SAN
5 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
6 24 (15.58%) WAN
7 22 (14.29%) LAN
8 14 (9.09%) Internet
9 13 (8.44%) VoIP
10 11 (7.14%) VPN
11 10 (6.49%) Wireless
12 9 (5.84%) FTP
13 8 (5.19%) NetScaler
14 7 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (3.90%) Wireshark
16 3 (1.95%) BIG-IP
16 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (1.95%) iSCSI
16 3 (1.95%) Network Security
16 3 (1.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) AdminStudio
1 4 (2.60%) MSI
1 4 (2.60%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.95%) JIRA
2 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (9.74%) Finance
1 15 (9.74%) French Language
1 15 (9.74%) German Language
2 11 (7.14%) Legal
3 9 (5.84%) Law
3 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (24.68%) Analyst
2 17 (11.04%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.39%) Infrastructure Manager
3 16 (10.39%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 16 (10.39%) Network Manager
4 15 (9.74%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 15 (9.74%) Firewall Analyst
4 15 (9.74%) IT Support
4 15 (9.74%) Security Analyst
5 12 (7.79%) Administrator
6 11 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 11 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (6.49%) IT Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.19%) DBA
9 8 (5.19%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (5.19%) IT Analyst
9 8 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.19%) Middleware
1 8 (5.19%) Rendezvous
1 8 (5.19%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.95%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 7 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.25%) EPoS
6 5 (3.25%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.95%) Handset
8 3 (1.95%) User Experience
9 2 (1.30%) Clustering
10 1 (0.65%) CCTV
10 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 108 (70.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (29.87%) Windows 7
6 33 (21.43%) Linux
6 33 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 31 (20.13%) Windows XP
8 23 (14.94%) Unix
9 21 (13.64%) Windows 2000
9 21 (13.64%) Windows 8
10 20 (12.99%) Windows Vista
11 15 (9.74%) Solaris
12 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (2.60%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.95%) CentOS
14 3 (1.95%) Kali Linux
14 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.97%) ITIL
2 18 (11.69%) Service Management
3 16 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (10.39%) IT Governance
4 14 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 14 (9.09%) Time Management
5 11 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 10 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.19%) Migration
8 7 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (3.90%) Security Patching
10 5 (3.25%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.25%) Data Protection
10 5 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.25%) Patch Management
10 5 (3.25%) Presales
11 4 (2.60%) MOF
11 4 (2.60%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.71%) SQL
2 17 (11.04%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.19%) COBOL
4 2 (1.30%) C
4 2 (1.30%) VBScript
5 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.94%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (12.34%) MCSE
4 15 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.14%) CCNP
6 8 (5.19%) MCP
7 6 (3.90%) CCNA
7 6 (3.90%) MCITP
8 5 (3.25%) CCA
8 5 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.25%) Degree
8 5 (3.25%) MCSA
9 4 (2.60%) MCTS
10 3 (1.95%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.30%) CCDA
11 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.30%) VCP5
11 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (23.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) COSHH
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (62.99%) Active Directory
2 47 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (15.58%) vSphere
4 19 (12.34%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.19%) XenApp
6 8 (5.19%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.25%) XenServer
9 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.95%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.30%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.30%) Squid
11 2 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 41 (26.62%) SCCM
2 9 (5.84%) Backup Exec
3 8 (5.19%) SCOM
3 8 (5.19%) TIBCO Hawk
4 7 (4.55%) WSUS
5 5 (3.25%) EdgeSight
6 4 (2.60%) WMI
7 3 (1.95%) Ansible
7 3 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.95%) Nagios
7 3 (1.95%) Nessus
7 3 (1.95%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.95%) Nmap
7 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.95%) Puppet
8 2 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 92 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 67 (43.51%) VMware
3 54 (35.06%) Cisco
4 39 (25.32%) Citrix
5 35 (22.73%) HP
6 22 (14.29%) Juniper
7 19 (12.34%) Dell
8 18 (11.69%) F5
8 18 (11.69%) IBM
8 18 (11.69%) Palo Alto
9 16 (10.39%) CheckPoint
10 15 (9.74%) Blue Coat
10 15 (9.74%) Crossbeam
10 15 (9.74%) Sourcefire
11 12 (7.79%) Apple
12 9 (5.84%) NetApp
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle
12 9 (5.84%) Zerto
13 8 (5.19%) EMC
13 8 (5.19%) SolarWinds