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

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 446 258 454
Rank change year-on-year -188 +196 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 31 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 1.57% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 51
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £30,125 £33,263 £28,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,500 £36,050 £36,050
Median % change year-on-year +9.57% - -1.90%
75th Percentile £65,625 £48,125 £42,040
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £36,050 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.67% +3.00% -12.50%

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 3,782 1,974 6,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.86% 24.29% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,592 1,632 5,498
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,625 £33,938 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £46,125 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.81% +8.53% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 October 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 October 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
Thames Valley -105 5 £70,000 +94.17% 5
Surrey - 4 £41,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire -53 3 £70,000 +150.00% 2
Hampshire -129 3 £34,500 +7.48% 1
East Sussex - 2 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire -33 1 £32,500 -31.58%
Berkshire -92 1 £45,000 +24.83% 3
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) Azure
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (64.29%) WAN
6 9 (64.29%) LAN
7 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (50.00%) SCCM
9 6 (42.86%) Finance
9 6 (42.86%) ITIL
9 6 (42.86%) DNS
9 6 (42.86%) AWS
9 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
10 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
10 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
10 5 (35.71%) Social Skills
10 5 (35.71%) HP
10 5 (35.71%) Firewall
11 4 (28.57%) Change Management
11 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
11 4 (28.57%) Cisco
11 4 (28.57%) MCSE

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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (42.86%) AWS
4 2 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) PaaS
4 2 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Social Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Server Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Azure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Operational Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2016
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 2 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
4 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
4 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) Veritas
6 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 2 (14.29%) CommVault
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) Ivanti
6 2 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (7.14%) Intel
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam