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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 22 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.65% 3.18% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.60% 13.68% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 12
Average salary £24,000 £35,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
141 117 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.38% 23.26% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 127 108 75
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 November 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (86.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (82.09%) VMware
4 49 (73.13%) MS Exchange
5 43 (64.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (55.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (53.73%) Cisco
8 34 (50.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 33 (49.25%) Firewall
10 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
10 28 (41.79%) Office 365
11 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
12 20 (29.85%) Terminal Services
13 19 (28.36%) SAN
14 18 (26.87%) DNS
14 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
17 13 (19.40%) IIS
18 12 (17.91%) CCNA
18 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
18 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (16.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 10 (14.93%) IBM
21 9 (13.43%) DHCP
21 9 (13.43%) ITIL
21 9 (13.43%) Citrix
21 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 49 (73.13%) MS Exchange
2 37 (55.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 34 (50.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (19.40%) IIS
7 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.99%) Lync
9 2 (2.99%) JBoss
9 2 (2.99%) Apache
10 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.49%) CMS
10 1 (1.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (49.25%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) SAN
3 18 (26.87%) DNS
4 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.43%) DHCP
6 5 (7.46%) Internet
7 4 (5.97%) LAN
8 3 (4.48%) WAN
9 1 (1.49%) VoIP
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
9 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.49%) VLAN
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) French Language
3 1 (1.49%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.49%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Server Support
3 10 (14.93%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Server Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.97%) Server Support Technician
7 4 (5.97%) Server Technician
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support
8 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.48%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) LAMP
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) AS400
3 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.49%) iSeries
3 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (86.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (64.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.94%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.43%) ITIL
2 6 (8.96%) Change Management
3 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.99%) Line Management
5 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) Coaching
6 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.49%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.49%) Time Management
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (17.91%) CCNA
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (11.94%) MCSE
4 5 (7.46%) CCA
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.99%) VCP5
5 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
6 1 (1.49%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) CCENT
6 1 (1.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (29.85%) Terminal Services
3 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.97%) XenServer
6 3 (4.48%) vSphere
7 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (82.09%) VMware
2 36 (53.73%) Cisco
3 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.93%) IBM
5 9 (13.43%) Citrix
6 6 (8.96%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
9 1 (1.49%) EMC
9 1 (1.49%) Verint
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp