Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 318 439 441
Rank change year-on-year +121 +2 -145
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 75 76 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.03% 1.17% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 84
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.46% -7.80%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £18,750
90th Percentile £52,625 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 3,686 6,505 7,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.37% 25.10% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,030 5,266 6,370
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +94 49 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Berkshire +56 28 £26,250 -47.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 16 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire +72 14 £31,000 -13.89%
West Sussex +37 8 £47,250 -0.53%
Buckinghamshire +34 5 £25,250 -28.87% 1
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 £51,250 -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (81.33%) Active Directory
3 60 (80.00%) VMware
4 56 (74.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (74.67%) Microsoft
5 55 (73.33%) Windows Server
6 53 (70.67%) DNS
6 53 (70.67%) DHCP
7 51 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (64.00%) Hyper-V
9 44 (58.67%) Windows Server 2016
10 35 (46.67%) Windows 7
11 31 (41.33%) MS Exchange
12 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (34.67%) Windows 10
14 25 (33.33%) Security Cleared
14 25 (33.33%) Citrix
15 24 (32.00%) SCCM
16 23 (30.67%) Symantec
16 23 (30.67%) Office 365
17 21 (28.00%) Performance Monitoring
17 21 (28.00%) Azure
17 21 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 21 (28.00%) EMC
17 21 (28.00%) SCVMM
17 21 (28.00%) EMC NetWorker
17 21 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2019
18 20 (26.67%) Project Delivery
18 20 (26.67%) VMware ESXi

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 31 (41.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.67%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Exchequer
1 3 (4.00%) Line 50
1 3 (4.00%) Pegasus Opera
1 3 (4.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Office 365
2 21 (28.00%) Azure
3 16 (21.33%) AWS
4 4 (5.33%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 53 (70.67%) DHCP
1 53 (70.67%) DNS
2 14 (18.67%) Firewall
3 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.00%) WAN
5 6 (8.00%) LAN
6 5 (6.67%) SAN
7 4 (5.33%) VLAN
7 4 (5.33%) Wireless
8 3 (4.00%) NAS
8 3 (4.00%) SMTP
8 3 (4.00%) SNMP
9 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.33%) Internet
10 1 (1.33%) Skype
10 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Server Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Project Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) IT Support
7 4 (5.33%) Junior
7 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (74.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 44 (58.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 35 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (34.67%) Windows 10
8 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2019
9 18 (24.00%) Windows 8
10 9 (12.00%) Unix
11 7 (9.33%) Linux
12 5 (6.67%) HPUX
12 5 (6.67%) Solaris
13 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 21 (28.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (26.67%) Project Delivery
3 19 (25.33%) Proactive Management
3 19 (25.33%) Server Management
3 19 (25.33%) Storage Management
3 19 (25.33%) Validation
4 17 (22.67%) Project Management
5 8 (10.67%) High Availability
6 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (5.33%) Product Roadmap
8 4 (5.33%) Remediation Plan
8 4 (5.33%) Runbook
9 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) PowerShell
2 12 (16.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) Perl
4 4 (5.33%) VBScript
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 61 (81.33%) Active Directory
2 51 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (64.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (21.33%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (8.00%) vSphere
7 5 (6.67%) XenApp
8 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.67%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) SCCM
2 21 (28.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 21 (28.00%) SCVMM
3 19 (25.33%) NetBackup
3 19 (25.33%) SCOM
3 19 (25.33%) WSUS
4 5 (6.67%) vCenter Server
5 4 (5.33%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.67%) Ansible
6 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.67%) NetCrunch
6 2 (2.67%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (80.00%) VMware
2 56 (74.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.33%) Citrix
4 23 (30.67%) Symantec
5 21 (28.00%) EMC
6 19 (25.33%) HP
7 6 (8.00%) Cisco
8 5 (6.67%) Oracle
8 5 (6.67%) Veeam
9 4 (5.33%) Ivanti
9 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.33%) Zscaler
10 3 (4.00%) Apple
10 3 (4.00%) Pegasus
10 3 (4.00%) Sage
10 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.67%) Mitel
11 2 (2.67%) Splunk
11 2 (2.67%) Zerto