The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 41 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 50 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.62% 3.08% 5.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.95% 12.24% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 49
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,075 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
295 294 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.26% 25.13% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 274 275 242
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
Cardiff +21 42 £26,000 -17.46% 1
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 -
Newport +13 1 £37,500 +11.11%
Windows Server 2003
Wales

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (65.63%) VMware
4 59 (61.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
7 36 (37.50%) Cisco
8 31 (32.29%) Firewall
8 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 28 (29.17%) IIS
10 28 (29.17%) Active Directory
11 27 (28.13%) SQL
12 25 (26.04%) ITIL
13 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (21.88%) DNS
15 20 (20.83%) HP
15 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (20.83%) SAN
15 20 (20.83%) Office 365
15 20 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (18.75%) Finance
16 18 (18.75%) CCNA
16 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (18.75%) Linux
17 17 (17.71%) MCSE
17 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
17 17 (17.71%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
2 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (29.17%) IIS
4 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.21%) Apache
9 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
9 4 (4.17%) Site Server
9 4 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (3.13%) CMS
10 3 (3.13%) Commerce Server
10 3 (3.13%) Lync
10 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.04%) WorkSite
11 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.29%) Firewall
2 21 (21.88%) DNS
3 20 (20.83%) SAN
4 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.42%) DHCP
6 7 (7.29%) Internet
7 5 (5.21%) SNMP
8 3 (3.13%) tcpdump
8 3 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (2.08%) FTP
9 2 (2.08%) HTTP
9 2 (2.08%) LAN
9 2 (2.08%) VoIP
9 2 (2.08%) WAN
9 2 (2.08%) SMTP
9 2 (2.08%) VPN
9 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.08%) SSL
10 1 (1.04%) IPv6
10 1 (1.04%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.04%) QlikView
7 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.04%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) French Language
3 3 (3.13%) German Language
3 3 (3.13%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.13%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.13%) Welsh Language
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Advertising
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Server Support
5 10 (10.42%) Server Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Server Support Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Server Technician
8 6 (6.25%) DBA
8 6 (6.25%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.21%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.21%) Server Support Technician
10 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) CSS
3 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Replication
2 7 (7.29%) Clustering
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) AS400
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) iPhone
6 1 (1.04%) iSeries
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (61.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.75%) Linux
5 12 (12.50%) Solaris
6 10 (10.42%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (8.33%) UNIX
8 7 (7.29%) Windows 2000
8 7 (7.29%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.13%) Debian
12 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) ITIL
2 13 (13.54%) Change Management
3 11 (11.46%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (10.42%) Service Management
5 8 (8.33%) Line Management
5 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 7 (7.29%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) Competitive Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.17%) Project Management
9 4 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.13%) C#
4 3 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.75%) CCNA
3 17 (17.71%) MCSE
4 9 (9.38%) Degree
5 7 (7.29%) CCA
5 7 (7.29%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.25%) RHCE
7 5 (5.21%) CCNP
8 4 (4.17%) MCSD
8 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.17%) VCP5
9 3 (3.13%) MCP
9 3 (3.13%) MCSA
9 3 (3.13%) MCITP
10 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
10 2 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 17 (17.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.58%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.08%) XenServer
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) BladeLogic
1 5 (5.21%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (5.21%) SCOM
1 5 (5.21%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 63 (65.63%) VMware
2 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 36 (37.50%) Cisco
4 20 (20.83%) HP
5 13 (13.54%) Citrix
6 10 (10.42%) Oracle
7 9 (9.38%) IBM
8 8 (8.33%) NetApp
8 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.21%) BMC
10 4 (4.17%) Remedy
10 4 (4.17%) Dell
10 4 (4.17%) Sun
11 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.04%) Red Gate
12 1 (1.04%) SAP
12 1 (1.04%) JBoss
12 1 (1.04%) Apple
12 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.04%) Mitel