The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 222 219 235
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2000 34 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.08% 1.52% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 22
Average salary £34,500 £29,000 £30,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.96% -4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £41,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Windows 2000
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1631 1709 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.09% 25.57% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1458 1545
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,605 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows 2000
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows 2000 Salary Trend in the North West

Windows 2000
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Windows 2000 Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows 2000
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -2 17 £34,500 +35.29%
Manchester +8 14 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Merseyside +7 2 £39,000 +81.39%
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (60.00%) ITIL
5 27 (54.00%) Finance
5 27 (54.00%) VMware
6 26 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (50.00%) MCTS
7 25 (50.00%) MCITP
7 25 (50.00%) Citrix
8 23 (46.00%) Change Management
8 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (40.00%) Change Control
10 19 (38.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 19 (38.00%) VMware ESX
10 19 (38.00%) CCA
10 19 (38.00%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (36.00%) VMS
12 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
13 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
13 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
14 14 (28.00%) SAN
14 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (26.00%) DNS
15 13 (26.00%) Migration
16 12 (24.00%) DHCP
17 11 (22.00%) HP
17 11 (22.00%) Windows XP
17 11 (22.00%) Clustering
18 10 (20.00%) Problem Management

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.00%) SAN
3 13 (26.00%) DNS
4 12 (24.00%) DHCP
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Support Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Server Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 18 (36.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 18 (36.00%) Server Support
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Wintel Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.00%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
1 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (36.00%) VMS
5 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (22.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.00%) Windows NT
8 5 (10.00%) AIX
8 5 (10.00%) zOS
8 5 (10.00%) MVS
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
9 3 (6.00%) Linux
9 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) ITIL
2 23 (46.00%) Change Management
3 20 (40.00%) Change Control
4 13 (26.00%) Migration
5 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (14.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.00%) High Availability
8 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (4.00%) Line Management
11 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
11 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (50.00%) MCTS
2 25 (50.00%) MCITP
3 19 (38.00%) CCA
3 19 (38.00%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (18.00%) MCSE
5 5 (10.00%) CCNA
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) ISEB
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.00%) VMware ESX
2 19 (38.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
6 2 (4.00%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) XenServer
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCVMM
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
3 3 (6.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) VMware
2 25 (50.00%) Citrix
3 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.00%) HP
5 8 (16.00%) Dell
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco
6 5 (10.00%) SAP
7 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 4 (8.00%) EMC
7 4 (8.00%) Symantec
8 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.00%) CA
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle