The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 148 112
Rank change year-on-year -33 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 50 98 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.96% 1.61% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 8.46% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 84 110
Median salary £30,000 £35,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.49% +12.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £47,250
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1133 1159 1236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.86% 19.03% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 981 951 1097
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham -31 23 £40,500 +15.71% 5
Staffordshire +20 8 £28,750 +18.55%
Coventry -8 4 £37,500 +59.57%
Walsall +6 1 £26,500 -29.33%
Wolverhampton +4 1 £22,000 -38.88%
Shropshire +4 1 £20,000 -46.66%
Worcestershire 0 1 £33,000 -9.58% 2
Solihull - 1 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
2 58 (71.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
5 40 (49.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
7 37 (45.68%) VMware
8 33 (40.74%) Cisco
9 32 (39.51%) DNS
10 31 (38.27%) DHCP
11 29 (35.80%) HP
12 24 (29.63%) Firewall
13 23 (28.40%) TCP/IP
13 23 (28.40%) Hyper-V
14 22 (27.16%) Dell
14 22 (27.16%) SAN
15 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
16 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (23.46%) Citrix
18 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (20.99%) CCNA
19 17 (20.99%) ITIL
20 16 (19.75%) VLAN
21 15 (18.52%) Office 365
21 15 (18.52%) NetApp
22 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
22 14 (17.28%) vSphere
22 14 (17.28%) SCCM
23 13 (16.05%) SonicWALL

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
2 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.64%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.51%) DNS
2 31 (38.27%) DHCP
3 24 (29.63%) Firewall
4 23 (28.40%) TCP/IP
5 22 (27.16%) SAN
6 16 (19.75%) VLAN
7 12 (14.81%) IPsec
7 12 (14.81%) IPv4
8 11 (13.58%) WAN
9 10 (12.35%) LAN
10 9 (11.11%) Wireless
11 8 (9.88%) WLAN
12 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
12 6 (7.41%) FTP
12 6 (7.41%) HTTP
12 6 (7.41%) IGMP
12 6 (7.41%) SMTP
12 6 (7.41%) SSH
12 6 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (6.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.70%) Advertising
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Support Engineer
2 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) IT Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) IT Support
5 11 (13.58%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Switch Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Wireless Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) HP StoreVirtual
2 11 (13.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (71.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 40 (49.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.64%) Linux
6 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Vista
8 5 (6.17%) Android
9 3 (3.70%) Solaris
9 3 (3.70%) Unix
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) ITIL
2 8 (9.88%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (8.64%) Patch Management
3 7 (8.64%) Web Filtering
4 6 (7.41%) Presales
5 4 (4.94%) CRM
5 4 (4.94%) ERP
5 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.70%) High Availability
6 3 (3.70%) Migration
6 3 (3.70%) Stress Testing
6 3 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.47%) Information Security
7 2 (2.47%) Project Management
7 2 (2.47%) Server Building
8 1 (1.23%) BCP
8 1 (1.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) CCNA
3 13 (16.05%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (12.35%) CCNP
4 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.41%) Degree
6 5 (6.17%) MCITP
7 4 (4.94%) MCSE
8 3 (3.70%) MCP
9 2 (2.47%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
2 23 (28.40%) Hyper-V
3 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (17.28%) vSphere
5 12 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (6.17%) XenApp
7 3 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.47%) XenServer
9 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) SCCM
2 8 (9.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.47%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
2 37 (45.68%) VMware
3 33 (40.74%) Cisco
4 29 (35.80%) HP
5 22 (27.16%) Dell
6 19 (23.46%) Citrix
7 15 (18.52%) NetApp
8 13 (16.05%) SonicWALL
9 12 (14.81%) CheckPoint
10 8 (9.88%) IBM
10 8 (9.88%) McAfee
10 8 (9.88%) Symantec
11 7 (8.64%) Aerohive Networks
11 7 (8.64%) Aruba
11 7 (8.64%) Extreme Networks
11 7 (8.64%) Forcepoint
11 7 (8.64%) Motorola
11 7 (8.64%) Veeam
12 6 (7.41%) AirMagnet
12 6 (7.41%) Meru Networks
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