The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 31 52 25
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 42 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.68% 1.93% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.42% 8.94% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 20
Average salary £26,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 123 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.34% 21.54% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 157 115 86
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (88.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (84.51%) VMware
4 48 (67.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
6 31 (43.66%) Cisco
6 31 (43.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 30 (42.25%) Firewall
8 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
9 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
10 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (29.58%) DNS
12 20 (28.17%) Office 365
13 19 (26.76%) ITIL
13 19 (26.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (25.35%) SAN
15 17 (23.94%) IIS
15 17 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
17 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (21.13%) HP
18 14 (19.72%) Terminal Services
18 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
18 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
19 13 (18.31%) Finance
19 13 (18.31%) Change Management
19 13 (18.31%) Linux
19 13 (18.31%) CCNA
19 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
2 31 (43.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.94%) IIS
5 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.23%) CMS
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.23%) Commerce Server
8 3 (4.23%) Lync
9 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.41%) Apache
9 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.25%) Firewall
2 21 (29.58%) DNS
3 18 (25.35%) SAN
4 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.08%) DHCP
6 7 (9.86%) Internet
7 3 (4.23%) tcpdump
7 3 (4.23%) VLAN
8 2 (2.82%) LAN
8 2 (2.82%) WAN
9 1 (1.41%) ADSL
9 1 (1.41%) VoIP
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.41%) Wireless
9 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ClearQuest
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) French Language
2 3 (4.23%) German Language
2 3 (4.23%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
2 3 (4.23%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Server Support
4 10 (14.08%) Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Server Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Server Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Server Technician
8 5 (7.04%) Server Support Technician
8 5 (7.04%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Project Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
1 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) iSeries
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (88.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (67.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.31%) Linux
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (11.27%) Solaris
7 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.23%) Debian
9 3 (4.23%) UNIX
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Change Management
3 8 (11.27%) Line Management
3 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
4 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) Service Management
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) Competitive Intelligence
6 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.41%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.31%) CCNA
4 12 (16.90%) MCSE
5 7 (9.86%) Degree
6 6 (8.45%) RHCE
6 6 (8.45%) CCA
6 6 (8.45%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.63%) CCNP
8 3 (4.23%) MCP
8 3 (4.23%) VCP5
9 2 (2.82%) MCITP
9 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
9 2 (2.82%) MCSA
9 2 (2.82%) ISEB
10 1 (1.41%) CCENT
10 1 (1.41%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.72%) Terminal Services
3 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) XenServer
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (84.51%) VMware
2 31 (43.66%) Cisco
3 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.13%) HP
5 10 (14.08%) Citrix
6 9 (12.68%) IBM
7 8 (11.27%) NetApp
7 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.63%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.41%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.41%) Apple
10 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.41%) SAP
10 1 (1.41%) JBoss