Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 473 327
Rank change year-on-year +26 -146 -72
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 57 68 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.23% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 0.93% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 190
South East median annual salary £35,000 £30,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% -15.17% +3.57%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £52,150 £67,500 £61,375
England median annual salary £33,817 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -15.46% +12.68% -2.74%

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 6,466 7,314 8,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.52% 25.12% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,345 6,016 6,910
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,839 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% +5.56% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Thames Valley +49 43 £36,134 -2.67% 12
Berkshire +54 41 £36,134 -39.78% 7
Hampshire +8 5 £20,750 -24.55% 7
West Sussex -14 4 £41,000 +105.00%
Surrey +27 2 £30,000 +20.00% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £41,250 +50.00% 4
Kent -3 2 £34,500 +11.29% 1
East Sussex +19 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (85.96%) Windows Server
3 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
4 42 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (52.63%) Citrix
6 29 (50.88%) DNS
7 26 (45.61%) DHCP
8 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
8 25 (43.86%) VMware
9 24 (42.11%) Office 365
10 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
11 18 (31.58%) HP
12 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
12 16 (28.07%) Azure
13 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
13 15 (26.32%) Proactive Management
13 15 (26.32%) Storage Management
13 15 (26.32%) EMC
13 15 (26.32%) SCCM
13 15 (26.32%) SCOM
13 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
13 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
13 15 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (24.56%) Validation
14 14 (24.56%) NetBackup
14 14 (24.56%) EMC NetWorker
14 14 (24.56%) SCVMM
14 14 (24.56%) WSUS
14 14 (24.56%) Symantec

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 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (8.77%) Apache
3 5 (8.77%) JBoss
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.11%) Office 365
2 16 (28.07%) Azure
3 1 (1.75%) AWS
3 1 (1.75%) GCP
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) DNS
2 26 (45.61%) DHCP
3 12 (21.05%) Internet
3 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.53%) SAN
4 6 (10.53%) SSL
4 6 (10.53%) VoIP
5 5 (8.77%) NAS
5 5 (8.77%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) Firewall
6 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.75%) ADSL
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Server Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.28%) Exchange Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) IT Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) IT Support
4 7 (12.28%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
5 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Exchange Support
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (7.02%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (8.77%) NHS
2 5 (8.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) EPoS
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (85.96%) Windows Server
3 42 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 10 (17.54%) Linux
8 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.51%) Unix
10 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (26.32%) Proactive Management
1 15 (26.32%) Storage Management
2 14 (24.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (24.56%) Server Management
2 14 (24.56%) Validation
3 9 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.77%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (8.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (8.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (8.77%) Open Source
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
2 5 (8.77%) Go
2 5 (8.77%) Java
2 5 (8.77%) Python
2 5 (8.77%) Ruby
3 2 (3.51%) VBScript
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) MCSE
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) PMP
6 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
6 1 (1.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) Docker
4 5 (8.77%) NFS
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) SCCM
1 15 (26.32%) SCOM
2 14 (24.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (24.56%) NetBackup
2 14 (24.56%) SCVMM
2 14 (24.56%) WSUS
3 5 (8.77%) Ansible
3 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.77%) Puppet
4 4 (7.02%) Kibana
4 4 (7.02%) logstash
4 4 (7.02%) Terraform
5 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Citrix
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) VMware
3 18 (31.58%) HP
4 15 (26.32%) EMC
5 14 (24.56%) Symantec
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle
7 5 (8.77%) Cisco
7 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.02%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.51%) Avaya
9 2 (3.51%) Dell
9 2 (3.51%) Meraki
9 2 (3.51%) Remedy
10 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.75%) Google
10 1 (1.75%) Juniper
10 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds