The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 116 102 142
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2000 1 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.055% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 2.64% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +35.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%
Windows 2000
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
478 416 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.53% 26.60% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 422 344 456
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows 2000
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Cheshire region.

Windows 2000 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows 2000 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 2000.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) MCTS
3 5 (62.50%) MCITP
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) VMS
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) CCA
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Avaya
6 2 (25.00%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) MCP

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows 2000 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 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Server Support
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Celerra
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCTS
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) CCA
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell