The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.89% 1.52% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.08% 7.52% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £29,500 £25,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.68% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £38,050 £23,300
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 113 133 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 26.71% 20.18% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 97 125 134
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.85% +12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +15 8 £29,500 -23.37% 2
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
4 14 (82.35%) VMware
5 13 (76.47%) DNS
6 12 (70.59%) VLAN
6 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
7 11 (64.71%) Office 365
8 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (47.06%) DHCP
9 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
10 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
10 7 (41.18%) MS Office
10 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
11 6 (35.29%) Firewall
11 6 (35.29%) WLAN
11 6 (35.29%) Cisco
11 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
12 5 (29.41%) Server Building
12 5 (29.41%) Cyberoam
12 5 (29.41%) Proofpoint
12 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
12 5 (29.41%) Acronis
12 5 (29.41%) arcserve
12 5 (29.41%) Symantec
12 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
12 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (29.41%) Site Server
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) VLAN
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) WLAN
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) SNMP
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) NAS
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) BGP
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) FTP
8 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Technical Support
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Server Building
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Ticket Management
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Acronis
4 5 (29.41%) arcserve
4 5 (29.41%) Cyberoam
4 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
4 5 (29.41%) Kaspersky
4 5 (29.41%) Proofpoint
4 5 (29.41%) SonicWALL
4 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) WatchGuard
4 5 (29.41%) Webroot
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
greywood
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago