Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 407 363 257
Rank change year-on-year -44 -106 -67
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 104 204 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.56% 2.42% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 99 156 281
South East median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% +20.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +16.67% -0.69% +3.57%

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 6,673 8,422 8,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.91% 27.25% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,467 7,231 7,420
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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
West Sussex +21 37 £52,500 +34.62%
Thames Valley -41 32 £41,250 +37.50% 6
Berkshire -28 21 £60,000 +36.36% 3
Surrey -7 20 £33,500 -44.17%
Hampshire +7 14 £30,500 +35.56% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 11 £28,500 -5.00% 2
East Sussex -2 1 £40,000 -15.79%
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
4 65 (62.50%) VMware
5 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
6 51 (49.04%) Unix
7 50 (48.08%) Linux
8 44 (42.31%) Windows 7
8 44 (42.31%) SCCM
8 44 (42.31%) Windows Server
9 43 (41.35%) Windows 10
10 41 (39.42%) Citrix
10 41 (39.42%) Symantec
11 38 (36.54%) PowerShell
12 37 (35.58%) Hyper-V
13 36 (34.62%) DNS
13 36 (34.62%) DHCP
14 34 (32.69%) High Availability
15 33 (31.73%) Remediation Plan
15 33 (31.73%) Runbook
16 32 (30.77%) XenApp
16 32 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (29.81%) Continuous Improvement
18 30 (28.85%) Ivanti
19 28 (26.92%) VBScript
19 28 (26.92%) ITIL
20 27 (25.96%) Office 365
20 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 26 (25.00%) SolarWinds
21 26 (25.00%) GDPR

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 24 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (11.54%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.92%) IIS
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.96%) iPlanet
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 27 (25.96%) Office 365
2 14 (13.46%) IaaS
2 14 (13.46%) PaaS
3 13 (12.50%) SaaS
4 12 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.96%) G Suite
8 1 (0.96%) GitHub
8 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.62%) DHCP
1 36 (34.62%) DNS
2 22 (21.15%) Firewall
3 15 (14.42%) NetScaler
4 13 (12.50%) SAN
5 12 (11.54%) Skype
6 5 (4.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (4.81%) LAN
6 5 (4.81%) WAN
6 5 (4.81%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.88%) NAS
8 3 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.88%) VPN
9 2 (1.92%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.92%) Internet
10 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.96%) HTTP
10 1 (0.96%) VoIP
10 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.96%) DB2
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Arabic Language
2 4 (3.85%) French Language
2 4 (3.85%) German Language
2 4 (3.85%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.85%) Polish Language
2 4 (3.85%) Russian Language
2 4 (3.85%) Spanish Language
2 4 (3.85%) Swedish Language
3 2 (1.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) IT Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Senior IT Engineer
3 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (19.23%) Analyst
5 15 (14.42%) Consultant
6 13 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 12 (11.54%) Cloud Consultant
7 12 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 12 (11.54%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (11.54%) Windows Consultant
8 11 (10.58%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.65%) Backup Engineer
10 9 (8.65%) Storage and Backup Engineer
10 9 (8.65%) Storage Engineer
11 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) Senior Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Clustering
2 13 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.88%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.92%) RIA
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (49.04%) Unix
4 50 (48.08%) Linux
5 44 (42.31%) Windows 7
5 44 (42.31%) Windows Server
6 43 (41.35%) Windows 10
7 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (9.62%) Windows XP
9 8 (7.69%) Windows NT
10 6 (5.77%) Android
10 6 (5.77%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (2.88%) AIX
14 2 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.96%) CentOS
15 1 (0.96%) Solaris
15 1 (0.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) High Availability
2 33 (31.73%) Remediation Plan
2 33 (31.73%) Runbook
3 32 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (29.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (26.92%) ITIL
6 20 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (17.31%) Technical Leadership
8 14 (13.46%) Migration
9 13 (12.50%) Presales
10 12 (11.54%) Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (11.54%) Storage Management
11 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
12 8 (7.69%) SysML
12 8 (7.69%) UML
12 8 (7.69%) Validation
13 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (4.81%) Business Development
14 5 (4.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) PowerShell
2 28 (26.92%) VBScript
3 16 (15.38%) SQL
4 8 (7.69%) C++
4 8 (7.69%) Java
5 7 (6.73%) C
6 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (19.23%) MCSE
3 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (7.69%) MCSA
6 5 (4.81%) CCA
6 5 (4.81%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.88%) Degree
7 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) CCDA
8 1 (0.96%) CCNA
8 1 (0.96%) CCNP
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.96%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.96%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.96%) MCITP
8 1 (0.96%) RHCE
8 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.00%) GDPR
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 37 (35.58%) Hyper-V
3 32 (30.77%) XenApp
4 23 (22.12%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (12.50%) vSphere
6 11 (10.58%) DFS Replication
6 11 (10.58%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (4.81%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.85%) XenServer
9 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.96%) Docker
10 1 (0.96%) NDS
10 1 (0.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.96%) vCloud
10 1 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (42.31%) SCCM
2 23 (22.12%) SCVMM
3 12 (11.54%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (7.69%) SCOM
4 8 (7.69%) vRealize
5 7 (6.73%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.81%) EdgeSight
7 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (3.85%) WSUS
8 3 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.92%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.96%) Ansible
10 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 65 (62.50%) VMware
2 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
3 41 (39.42%) Citrix
3 41 (39.42%) Symantec
4 30 (28.85%) Ivanti
5 26 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 15 (14.42%) Cisco
6 15 (14.42%) EMC
7 12 (11.54%) Veeam
8 11 (10.58%) Oracle
9 10 (9.62%) Dell
10 8 (7.69%) IBM
11 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.85%) Adobe
13 3 (2.88%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.88%) HP
13 3 (2.88%) NetApp
14 2 (1.92%) F5
14 2 (1.92%) Intel
14 2 (1.92%) Juniper