The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 698 679 556
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -123
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2000 181 216 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.77% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 131 172 301
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29033 28189 30240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.42% 27.48% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24362 23214 25899
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows 2000
Salary Trend

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

Windows 2000 Salary Trend in the UK

Windows 2000
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Windows 2000 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
England -21 178 £40,000 +31.14% 14
South East -47 65 £32,500 +8.33% 3
London +28 64 £32,000 -19.24% 6
Berkshire 0 30 £50,000 +51.51%
East of England -3 29 £50,000 +108.33% 3
Hampshire -25 25 £17,500 -41.17% 1
Hertfordshire +9 22 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 21 £50,000 - 1
Reading +11 18 £47,750 +59.16%
City of London +4 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bracknell -10 12 £50,000 +51.51%
Eastleigh +11 10 £17,000 -
South West -9 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Southampton -1 7 £18,125 -4.60%
Surrey -30 7 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 6 £42,000 +75.00%
Basingstoke -2 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Milton Keynes - 6 £42,000 -
Wiltshire -4 5 - - 1
Fareham -5 5 £17,500 -23.07%
West Midlands -28 5 £46,250 +49.19%
Bristol - 5 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 5 - -
East Midlands +19 4 £27,500 -6.77%
Woking +4 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Essex -11 4 £28,750 +17.34% 2
Yorkshire -13 4 £25,000 -10.71%
South Yorkshire -2 3 £24,000 +18.51%
Birmingham -21 3 £32,000 -34.02%
Portsmouth -32 3 £44,500 +0.56% 1

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 418 (100.00%) Windows
2 242 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 234 (55.98%) Active Directory
3 234 (55.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 202 (48.33%) Microsoft
5 166 (39.71%) VMware
6 153 (36.60%) MS Exchange
7 142 (33.97%) Windows XP
8 117 (27.99%) Citrix
9 111 (26.56%) Finance
10 109 (26.08%) MS Excel
11 107 (25.60%) HP
12 104 (24.88%) DNS
13 103 (24.64%) MS Office
14 98 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2003
15 97 (23.21%) Cisco
16 96 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 94 (22.49%) ITIL
18 93 (22.25%) Firewall
19 82 (19.62%) TCP/IP
20 78 (18.66%) Clustering
20 78 (18.66%) SQL Server
21 74 (17.70%) Windows 7
22 73 (17.46%) Security Cleared
23 71 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
24 69 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
25 67 (16.03%) VMware ESX
25 67 (16.03%) Blackberry
26 66 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
27 63 (15.07%) SC Cleared

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 153 (36.60%) MS Exchange
2 98 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 66 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 60 (14.35%) IIS
5 49 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (6.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 19 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
8 11 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (2.15%) Lync
11 8 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.67%) LiveLink
13 6 (1.44%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.20%) Apache
14 5 (1.20%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.72%) JBoss
17 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.48%) Site Server
Applications
1 109 (26.08%) MS Excel
2 103 (24.64%) MS Office
3 9 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.67%) MS Project
5 6 (1.44%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) Maximo
2 6 (1.44%) AWD
3 5 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.91%) Office 365
2 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (24.88%) DNS
2 93 (22.25%) Firewall
3 82 (19.62%) TCP/IP
4 52 (12.44%) DHCP
5 51 (12.20%) SAN
6 32 (7.66%) Internet
7 21 (5.02%) LAN
8 18 (4.31%) VPN
9 15 (3.59%) NetScaler
10 12 (2.87%) VoIP
11 11 (2.63%) Wireless
12 10 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (2.15%) WCDMA
13 9 (2.15%) PSTN
13 9 (2.15%) 3GPP
13 9 (2.15%) UMTS
13 9 (2.15%) ATM
13 9 (2.15%) CDMA
13 9 (2.15%) GPRS
13 9 (2.15%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (9.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.72%) DTS
8 2 (0.48%) MS Access
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Enterprise
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MSI
1 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 111 (26.56%) Finance
2 45 (10.77%) Retail
3 35 (8.37%) Telecoms
4 27 (6.46%) Back Office
5 21 (5.02%) Banking
6 14 (3.35%) Law
7 12 (2.87%) Marketing
8 8 (1.91%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.20%) French Language
10 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (19.38%) Support Engineer
2 64 (15.31%) Analyst
3 47 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (8.13%) Administrator
4 34 (8.13%) Desktop Support
5 31 (7.42%) Support Analyst
6 30 (7.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 28 (6.70%) Consultant
8 27 (6.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (5.50%) Wintel Consultant
9 23 (5.50%) Security Engineer
9 23 (5.50%) Junior
10 22 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
11 21 (5.02%) Server Engineer
12 20 (4.78%) Server Support
13 18 (4.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 17 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (3.83%) Server Support Engineer
16 14 (3.35%) Systems Administrator
16 14 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.44%) MSMQ
2 2 (0.48%) Middleware
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.24%) Web Services
3 1 (0.24%) HTML
3 1 (0.24%) .NET
3 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.66%) Clustering
2 67 (16.03%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.35%) EPoS
4 14 (3.35%) Replication
5 12 (2.87%) Mainframe
6 9 (2.15%) iPhone
7 8 (1.91%) PDA
8 7 (1.67%) AS400
9 5 (1.20%) Life Science
9 5 (1.20%) iSeries
9 5 (1.20%) iPad
9 5 (1.20%) Handset
10 3 (0.72%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.72%) Kindle
10 3 (0.72%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.48%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 418 (100.00%) Windows
2 242 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 234 (55.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 142 (33.97%) Windows XP
5 74 (17.70%) Windows 7
6 69 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (11.24%) Linux
8 41 (9.81%) UNIX
9 36 (8.61%) Windows Vista
10 34 (8.13%) Windows NT
11 33 (7.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 31 (7.42%) Solaris
13 30 (7.18%) Windows 8
14 10 (2.39%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (1.91%) CentOS
16 7 (1.67%) VMS
16 7 (1.67%) HPUX
17 6 (1.44%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.49%) ITIL
2 52 (12.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (9.57%) Change Control
4 33 (7.89%) Migration
5 27 (6.46%) Software Distribution
6 24 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (5.50%) Test Scripting
7 23 (5.50%) Problem Management
7 23 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (5.02%) Change Management
9 20 (4.78%) Project Management
10 15 (3.59%) Time Management
11 14 (3.35%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.11%) Service Delivery
13 12 (2.87%) Coaching
14 11 (2.63%) CRM
15 9 (2.15%) High Availability
15 9 (2.15%) Configuration Management
16 8 (1.91%) Line Management
16 8 (1.91%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.83%) SQL
2 23 (5.50%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.11%) VBScript
4 11 (2.63%) Java
5 8 (1.91%) C
6 7 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.44%) VB
8 5 (1.20%) Perl
9 3 (0.72%) Korn
9 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 96 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (17.46%) Security Cleared
3 63 (15.07%) SC Cleared
4 62 (14.83%) MCSE
5 31 (7.42%) Degree
6 30 (7.18%) DV Cleared
7 27 (6.46%) MCITP
8 23 (5.50%) MCP
9 22 (5.26%) MCSA
10 15 (3.59%) MCTS
11 9 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.67%) APMP
13 7 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.44%) CCA
14 6 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (1.20%) CCNA
16 2 (0.48%) MCSD
16 2 (0.48%) Avaya Certification
16 2 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.24%) SLA
2 27 (6.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (2.87%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 234 (55.98%) Active Directory
2 71 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (16.03%) VMware ESX
4 60 (14.35%) vSphere
5 59 (14.11%) XenApp
6 28 (6.70%) vCloud
6 28 (6.70%) Hyper-V
7 26 (6.22%) XenDesktop
8 15 (3.59%) MetaFrame
9 13 (3.11%) ISA Server
10 12 (2.87%) Terminal Services
11 11 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 5 (1.20%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.20%) Novell eDirectory
13 5 (1.20%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.96%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (10.05%) NetBackup
1 42 (10.05%) Backup Exec
2 34 (8.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 28 (6.70%) SCCM
4 20 (4.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (4.55%) Tivoli
6 15 (3.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 14 (3.35%) BladeLogic
8 12 (2.87%) SCOM
9 9 (2.15%) WSUS
10 8 (1.91%) SCVMM
11 7 (1.67%) Nagios
12 6 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (1.44%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
14 4 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.96%) SCDPM
15 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
16 2 (0.48%) XenMobile
16 2 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 202 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 166 (39.71%) VMware
3 117 (27.99%) Citrix
4 107 (25.60%) HP
5 97 (23.21%) Cisco
6 49 (11.72%) Symantec
7 38 (9.09%) Sophos
8 37 (8.85%) IBM
9 36 (8.61%) Veritas
10 32 (7.66%) Juniper
11 31 (7.42%) Fujitsu
12 25 (5.98%) SAP
13 24 (5.74%) CheckPoint
14 23 (5.50%) F5
14 23 (5.50%) Crossbeam
14 23 (5.50%) Sourcefire
14 23 (5.50%) Blue Coat
14 23 (5.50%) Intel
15 19 (4.55%) Oracle
16 15 (3.59%) EMC
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