Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 255 171
Rank change year-on-year -59 -84 -93
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 240 441 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 1.26% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.83% 4.45% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 185 338 777
South East median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,350 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.37% +4.29% -

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 8473 9911 12401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.47% 28.35% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7302 8477 10666
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,513 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -14 115 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire -27 68 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surrey +1 48 £52,500 +75.00%
Buckinghamshire +39 37 £30,000 +34.08%
Hampshire -86 32 £39,000 +30.00% 1
Kent +9 16 £29,750 -25.63%
East Sussex -5 13 £47,500 -
West Sussex -12 12 £35,500 +33.96%
Oxfordshire -14 10 £30,000 +30.43%
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 169 (70.42%) Active Directory
3 165 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 145 (60.42%) Microsoft
5 118 (49.17%) VMware
6 115 (47.92%) Cisco
7 102 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 94 (39.17%) Firewall
9 92 (38.33%) MS Exchange
10 90 (37.50%) ITIL
11 87 (36.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 77 (32.08%) Windows 7
12 77 (32.08%) DNS
13 76 (31.67%) TCP/IP
14 72 (30.00%) Office 365
15 70 (29.17%) SQL
16 68 (28.33%) DHCP
17 64 (26.67%) SQL Server
18 61 (25.42%) HP
19 57 (23.75%) Linux
20 56 (23.33%) VPN
20 56 (23.33%) Citrix
20 56 (23.33%) Juniper
21 55 (22.92%) Windows 10
21 55 (22.92%) SCCM
22 54 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
22 54 (22.50%) SLA
23 53 (22.08%) WAN
24 50 (20.83%) 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 92 (38.33%) MS Exchange
2 54 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (11.67%) IIS
6 21 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (5.00%) Apache
8 11 (4.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.75%) IBM Notes
9 9 (3.75%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.50%) Skype for Business
11 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.67%) SAS
12 4 (1.67%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.25%) Confluence
14 1 (0.42%) Documentum
14 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.42%) Site Server
Applications
1 40 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.25%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 72 (30.00%) Office 365
2 20 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.25%) G Suite
6 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (39.17%) Firewall
2 77 (32.08%) DNS
3 76 (31.67%) TCP/IP
4 68 (28.33%) DHCP
5 56 (23.33%) VPN
6 53 (22.08%) WAN
7 43 (17.92%) LAN
8 34 (14.17%) VLAN
9 32 (13.33%) SAN
10 31 (12.92%) Remote Desktop
11 29 (12.08%) MPLS
12 26 (10.83%) VoIP
13 25 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (9.17%) Cisco PIX
15 21 (8.75%) DSL
16 19 (7.92%) Ethernet
17 16 (6.67%) SSL
18 9 (3.75%) Wireshark
19 8 (3.33%) Wireless
20 7 (2.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.75%) MySQL
6 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.25%) JIRA
1 3 (1.25%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (15.42%) Finance
2 30 (12.50%) German Language
3 22 (9.17%) French Language
4 20 (8.33%) Digital Economy
5 11 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.17%) Back Office
6 10 (4.17%) Retail
7 9 (3.75%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.33%) Legal
9 7 (2.92%) Electronics
9 7 (2.92%) Marketing
10 5 (2.08%) Local Government
11 3 (1.25%) Law
12 2 (0.83%) Advertising
13 1 (0.42%) Banking
13 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 62 (25.83%) Analyst
2 32 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 27 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 24 (10.00%) IT Support
6 23 (9.58%) Infrastructure Manager
7 22 (9.17%) Blue Coat Analyst
7 22 (9.17%) Firewall Analyst
7 22 (9.17%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 22 (9.17%) Network Manager
7 22 (9.17%) Security Analyst
8 20 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (7.92%) IT Engineer
10 18 (7.50%) Administrator
11 15 (6.25%) IT Analyst
11 15 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (5.83%) Consultant
12 14 (5.83%) IT Consultant
12 14 (5.83%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) Java EE
1 4 (1.67%) JSON
1 4 (1.67%) Middleware
1 4 (1.67%) REST
1 4 (1.67%) SOAP
1 4 (1.67%) Web Services
1 4 (1.67%) WSDL
1 4 (1.67%) XSD
2 3 (1.25%) .NET
2 3 (1.25%) Java SE
3 2 (0.83%) WSH
4 1 (0.42%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.67%) Clustering
2 20 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.08%) Blackberry
3 17 (7.08%) Replication
4 12 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.50%) Fintech
7 4 (1.67%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.67%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.25%) Handset
8 3 (1.25%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) CCTV
9 2 (0.83%) EPoS
9 2 (0.83%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 165 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 165 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (32.08%) Windows 7
5 57 (23.75%) Linux
6 55 (22.92%) Windows 10
7 41 (17.08%) Unix
8 38 (15.83%) Windows 2000
9 34 (14.17%) Solaris
10 33 (13.75%) Windows 8
11 24 (10.00%) Windows XP
12 14 (5.83%) Windows Vista
13 8 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (2.92%) Ubuntu
15 6 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (1.67%) AIX
16 4 (1.67%) CentOS
16 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
17 3 (1.25%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (37.50%) ITIL
2 24 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (9.58%) Service Delivery
4 22 (9.17%) Service Management
5 21 (8.75%) Problem Management
6 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 20 (8.33%) IT Governance
6 20 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 18 (7.50%) High Availability
7 18 (7.50%) Migration
8 17 (7.08%) Patch Management
9 16 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.83%) Integration Testing
10 14 (5.83%) Load Balancing
10 14 (5.83%) Server Building
11 13 (5.42%) Presales
12 11 (4.58%) Network Load Balancing
12 11 (4.58%) Software Audit
13 10 (4.17%) DevOps
13 10 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.17%) SQL
2 48 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.92%) Java
4 4 (1.67%) Perl
5 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.83%) VBScript
7 1 (0.42%) C
7 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (16.67%) MCSE
3 29 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (12.08%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (10.83%) CCNA
5 25 (10.42%) MCP
6 24 (10.00%) MCITP
7 17 (7.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (5.83%) CCIE
8 14 (5.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (5.42%) MCSA
10 6 (2.50%) Degree
11 4 (1.67%) CCNP
12 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.83%) CCA
12 2 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (22.50%) SLA
2 7 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.08%) QA
4 4 (1.67%) SAS 70
5 3 (1.25%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 169 (70.42%) Active Directory
2 87 (36.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 29 (12.08%) Terminal Services
4 29 (12.08%) vSphere
5 22 (9.17%) XenApp
6 9 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (3.75%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.33%) KVM
7 8 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (3.33%) XenServer
8 6 (2.50%) Firmware
9 5 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.67%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.25%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (22.92%) SCCM
2 23 (9.58%) Backup Exec
3 18 (7.50%) WSUS
4 16 (6.67%) vCenter Server
5 8 (3.33%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.08%) SCOM
7 4 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.25%) Ansible
8 3 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.25%) Nagios
8 3 (1.25%) Nessus
8 3 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.25%) Nmap
8 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.25%) Opsview
8 3 (1.25%) Puppet
8 3 (1.25%) vMotion
8 3 (1.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 145 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 118 (49.17%) VMware
3 115 (47.92%) Cisco
4 61 (25.42%) HP
5 56 (23.33%) Citrix
5 56 (23.33%) Juniper
6 49 (20.42%) F5
7 40 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 34 (14.17%) Palo Alto
9 30 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 30 (12.50%) Crossbeam
9 30 (12.50%) Sourcefire
10 22 (9.17%) Dell
11 21 (8.75%) Symantec
11 21 (8.75%) Veeam
12 17 (7.08%) Veritas
13 14 (5.83%) EMC
13 14 (5.83%) ProCurve
13 14 (5.83%) WatchGuard
13 14 (5.83%) ZyXEL