The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.32% 2.27% 5.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.04% 11.00% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.07% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -1.51%  

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 163 100 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 30.07% 20.66% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 110 73 119
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -16.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 20 (90.91%) Office 365
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) VMware
4 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (68.18%) Terminal Services
5 15 (68.18%) MPLS
5 15 (68.18%) ISDN
5 15 (68.18%) LAN
5 15 (68.18%) PBX
5 15 (68.18%) VoIP
5 15 (68.18%) WAN
5 15 (68.18%) DHCP
5 15 (68.18%) ITIL
5 15 (68.18%) Linux
5 15 (68.18%) E-Commerce
5 15 (68.18%) VPN
5 15 (68.18%) DNS
5 15 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (68.18%) VLAN
5 15 (68.18%) Firewall
5 15 (68.18%) Retail
5 15 (68.18%) PaaS
5 15 (68.18%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 20 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 15 (68.18%) Skype for Business
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Office 365
2 15 (68.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DHCP
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
1 15 (68.18%) ISDN
1 15 (68.18%) LAN
1 15 (68.18%) MPLS
1 15 (68.18%) PBX
1 15 (68.18%) Remote Desktop
1 15 (68.18%) VLAN
1 15 (68.18%) VoIP
1 15 (68.18%) VPN
1 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) Skype
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 15 (68.18%) Retail
2 12 (54.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (90.91%) Office 365 Engineer
3 16 (72.73%) Support Engineer
4 15 (68.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (68.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (63.64%) Active Directory Engineer
5 14 (63.64%) Active Directory Support
5 14 (63.64%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 12 (54.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (54.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Support
6 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Coaching
1 15 (68.18%) E-Commerce
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
1 15 (68.18%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (68.18%) Terminal Services
3 15 (68.18%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
5 4 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint