Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England > West Midlands
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 185 240
Rank change year-on-year -37 +55 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 47 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 1.38% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 7.22% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 88 75
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% -1.54%
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,750 £17,762
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £41,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -21.69% +15.28% -1.37%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,525 1,606 2,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.87% 19.17% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,319 1,798
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 6 December 2019.

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 6 months to 6 December 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
Birmingham -24 15 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Staffordshire +3 14 £30,000 -17.24%
Dudley +2 6 £31,250 +20.19%
Worcestershire -4 6 £28,105 -6.32%
West Bromwich - 3 £20,000 -
Walsall - 2 £20,000 -
Herefordshire -1 1 £21,000 -34.88%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server
3 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
4 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
5 31 (65.96%) Office 365
6 20 (42.55%) VMware
7 19 (40.43%) Firewall
7 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (40.43%) Citrix
7 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
7 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
8 18 (38.30%) DHCP
8 18 (38.30%) Cisco
8 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (36.17%) DNS
10 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (29.79%) Windows 10
12 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (25.53%) LAN
13 12 (25.53%) WAN
13 12 (25.53%) ITIL
14 11 (23.40%) XenApp
15 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
15 10 (21.28%) SCCM
15 10 (21.28%) VLAN
15 10 (21.28%) Change Management
16 9 (19.15%) SLA
16 9 (19.15%) VPN
16 9 (19.15%) DBS Check
17 8 (17.02%) Break/Fix

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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 31 (65.96%) Office 365
2 7 (14.89%) Azure
3 4 (8.51%) AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) Firewall
2 18 (38.30%) DHCP
3 17 (36.17%) DNS
4 12 (25.53%) LAN
4 12 (25.53%) WAN
5 10 (21.28%) VLAN
6 9 (19.15%) VPN
7 7 (14.89%) SAN
8 6 (12.77%) NAS
8 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
9 5 (10.64%) Wireless
10 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
10 4 (8.51%) SMTP
11 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (4.26%) VoIP
12 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
12 1 (2.13%) IPsec
12 1 (2.13%) SNMP
12 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) AutoIt
General
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.51%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.38%) Local Government
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) IT Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) IT Support
4 8 (17.02%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Office 365 Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) ICT Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) ICT Support
8 2 (4.26%) ICT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
1 4 (8.51%) SAML
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Replication
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.26%) Blog
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server
3 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
3 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (29.79%) Windows 10
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.26%) CentOS
9 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Change Management
3 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
3 8 (17.02%) Break/Fix
3 8 (17.02%) Facilities Management
3 8 (17.02%) Preventative Maintenance
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (10.64%) Process Management
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Network Design
6 4 (8.51%) Server Management
6 4 (8.51%) Server Patching
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Network Virtualisation
7 3 (6.38%) Ticket Management
8 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) DBS Check
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) MCSA
3 4 (8.51%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
2 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.51%) COBIT
4 1 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) XenApp
4 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
5 8 (17.02%) vSphere
6 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) WSUS
3 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.51%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.26%) SCDPM
5 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.13%) Icinga
6 1 (2.13%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
3 19 (40.43%) Citrix
4 18 (38.30%) Cisco
5 8 (17.02%) Veeam
6 7 (14.89%) SonicWALL
7 6 (12.77%) Acronis
8 5 (10.64%) CommVault
8 5 (10.64%) Meraki
8 5 (10.64%) NetApp
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.64%) Symantec
9 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.38%) EMC
10 3 (6.38%) HP
10 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
10 3 (6.38%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.26%) Zerto
12 1 (2.13%) Draytek
12 1 (2.13%) QNAP