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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 28 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 45 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.51% 1.85% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.14% 7.95% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 5 9
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
179 88 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.90% 23.22% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 158 75 70
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
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 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 53 (79.10%) VMware
3 44 (65.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
5 33 (49.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
7 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
8 27 (40.30%) IBM
9 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (35.82%) WebSphere
10 24 (35.82%) AS400
11 23 (34.33%) Finance
12 22 (32.84%) Linux
13 20 (29.85%) Cisco
14 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
16 17 (25.37%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (23.88%) DNS
17 16 (23.88%) OS/400
17 16 (23.88%) DHCP
17 16 (23.88%) HTTP
17 16 (23.88%) IBM HTTP Server
18 15 (22.39%) Office 365
19 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2010
19 14 (20.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 14 (20.90%) Firewall
20 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
20 13 (19.40%) VCP5
21 10 (14.93%) SAN
21 10 (14.93%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
2 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (35.82%) WebSphere
4 17 (25.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (23.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (10.45%) IIS
8 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.49%) JBoss
9 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) DHCP
1 16 (23.88%) HTTP
1 16 (23.88%) DNS
2 14 (20.90%) Firewall
3 10 (14.93%) SAN
4 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.48%) LAN
6 2 (2.99%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Advertising
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Solutions Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support
8 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) LAMP
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) AS400
2 5 (7.46%) iSeries
3 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (49.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.84%) Linux
5 16 (23.88%) OS/400
6 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL
4 2 (2.99%) Project Management
5 1 (1.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (19.40%) VCP5
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.45%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) MCSE
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.48%) VCP4
5 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) CCA
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.93%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.97%) XenServer
4 4 (5.97%) vSphere
5 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.30%) IBM
4 20 (29.85%) Cisco
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle
8 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.99%) Verint
8 2 (2.99%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) EMC