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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 664 596 496
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -100
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2000 245 302 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 1.02% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 148 233 381
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+18.40% +4.16%

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
30610 29497 32344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.91% 27.26% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25291 25133 27617
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,960 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014 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 21 October 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
England -66 210 £34,500 -1.42% 12
London -22 75 £32,000 -39.04% 5
South East -31 61 £40,750 +8.66% 5
Berkshire -8 33 £39,500 +5.33%
Edinburgh +15 28 £48,000 +41.17%
Scotland +14 28 £48,000 +39.13%
North West -6 23 £34,750 +24.10% 1
Bracknell -11 15 - -
Reading -2 14 £39,500 -9.71%
Hampshire -21 14 £19,750 -53.52% 3
West Midlands -28 14 £42,500 +93.18%
Cheshire -12 12 £34,500 +38.00%
Birmingham -15 12 £40,750 +91.76%
East of England -23 12 £24,500 -18.33%
City of London +11 11 £34,288 -37.65% 1
Yorkshire -35 11 £22,000 -23.47% 1
Staines +16 10 £41,500 - 1
Surrey -10 10 £41,500 +82.41% 2
South West -20 10 £60,000 +90.47%
Bristol +3 8 £61,250 +80.14%
Manchester -16 8 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 6 £24,000 +2.12%
Portsmouth -35 6 £43,000 -2.27%
West Yorkshire -35 6 £23,000 -8.00%
Hertfordshire -10 5 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire -22 5 £17,000 -24.44% 1
Leeds -40 5 £23,000 -8.00%
Knutsford - 5 £34,500 -
Eastleigh - 4 £17,250 -
Fareham +8 3 £17,000 -26.08% 1

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 441 (100.00%) Windows
2 282 (63.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 217 (49.21%) Active Directory
4 216 (48.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 196 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 191 (43.31%) Windows XP
7 151 (34.24%) MS Exchange
8 141 (31.97%) VMware
9 127 (28.80%) Finance
10 118 (26.76%) Citrix
11 113 (25.62%) MS Office
12 104 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 98 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
14 97 (22.00%) HP
15 93 (21.09%) ITIL
15 93 (21.09%) MS Excel
16 91 (20.63%) DNS
17 90 (20.41%) Cisco
18 80 (18.14%) SQL
19 78 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
20 76 (17.23%) TCP/IP
21 73 (16.55%) SQL Server
22 72 (16.33%) Security Cleared
23 69 (15.65%) VMware ESX
24 65 (14.74%) SC Cleared
25 61 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
26 56 (12.70%) Windows 7
27 55 (12.47%) Firewall
28 53 (12.02%) Clustering
28 53 (12.02%) Blackberry

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 151 (34.24%) MS Exchange
2 98 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 48 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (9.52%) IIS
5 39 (8.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 30 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2000
7 28 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 23 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (3.85%) WebLogic
9 17 (3.85%) Apache
10 13 (2.95%) Lync
11 10 (2.27%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.59%) Site Server
12 7 (1.59%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.91%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.91%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 113 (25.62%) MS Office
2 93 (21.09%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.59%) Acrobat
4 7 (1.59%) MS Project
4 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 18 (4.08%) Maximo
2 6 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.91%) AWD
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.13%) Office 365
1 5 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (20.63%) DNS
2 76 (17.23%) TCP/IP
3 55 (12.47%) Firewall
4 38 (8.62%) DHCP
5 35 (7.94%) SAN
6 33 (7.48%) Internet
7 28 (6.35%) LAN
8 23 (5.22%) NetScaler
9 19 (4.31%) WAN
10 12 (2.72%) VPN
10 12 (2.72%) VoIP
11 11 (2.49%) MPLS
12 10 (2.27%) LDAP
13 9 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.59%) DMZ
14 7 (1.59%) Wireless
14 7 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (1.36%) FCoE
15 6 (1.36%) Ethernet
16 5 (1.13%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.13%) DTS
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.23%) Crystal Enterprise
12 1 (0.23%) MS Access
12 1 (0.23%) MySQL
12 1 (0.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 127 (28.80%) Finance
2 38 (8.62%) Retail
3 36 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 26 (5.90%) Back Office
5 11 (2.49%) Marketing
5 11 (2.49%) French Language
6 10 (2.27%) Legal
7 9 (2.04%) German Language
8 7 (1.59%) Law
9 6 (1.36%) Banking
10 4 (0.91%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Games
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 98 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 84 (19.05%) Analyst
3 50 (11.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 41 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 31 (7.03%) Server Engineer
6 29 (6.58%) Consultant
6 29 (6.58%) Server Support
7 26 (5.90%) Desktop Support
8 25 (5.67%) Server Support Engineer
9 23 (5.22%) Windows Server Engineer
9 23 (5.22%) Windows Support Engineer
10 22 (4.99%) Citrix Engineer
11 21 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.54%) Service Desk Analyst
12 20 (4.54%) Service Analyst
13 19 (4.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 17 (3.85%) Security Engineer
15 16 (3.63%) Wintel Consultant
16 15 (3.40%) Technical Support
16 15 (3.40%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.04%) .NET
2 8 (1.81%) HTML
3 6 (1.36%) MSMQ
4 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (0.91%) Middleware
4 4 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.68%) J2EE
6 2 (0.45%) WSH
7 1 (0.23%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.23%) Web Services
7 1 (0.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.02%) Clustering
1 53 (12.02%) Blackberry
2 32 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.76%) Handset
4 16 (3.63%) Replication
5 10 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 10 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 7 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.59%) PDA
7 6 (1.36%) iPad
7 6 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.13%) EPoS
9 4 (0.91%) iSeries
9 4 (0.91%) Open Source
9 4 (0.91%) iPhone
9 4 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.91%) Life Science
9 4 (0.91%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 441 (100.00%) Windows
2 282 (63.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 216 (48.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 191 (43.31%) Windows XP
5 56 (12.70%) Windows 7
6 45 (10.20%) Linux
7 41 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (8.16%) Windows Vista
9 35 (7.94%) UNIX
9 35 (7.94%) Solaris
10 31 (7.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 30 (6.80%) Windows 8
12 19 (4.31%) VMS
13 16 (3.63%) Windows NT
14 12 (2.72%) AIX
15 10 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (1.59%) HPUX
16 7 (1.59%) CentOS
17 6 (1.36%) SUSE
18 5 (1.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (21.09%) ITIL
2 61 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (10.66%) Change Control
4 43 (9.75%) Problem Management
5 40 (9.07%) Software Distribution
6 38 (8.62%) Change Management
7 35 (7.94%) Migration
8 24 (5.44%) Project Management
9 19 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 16 (3.63%) Test Scripting
11 16 (3.63%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (3.63%) Configuration Management
11 16 (3.63%) Service Management
12 15 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (2.49%) Service Delivery
13 11 (2.49%) Identity Management
13 11 (2.49%) CRM
13 11 (2.49%) Line Management
13 11 (2.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.14%) SQL
2 21 (4.76%) Java
3 11 (2.49%) Perl
3 11 (2.49%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.81%) Korn
4 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.59%) VBScript
6 5 (1.13%) VB
7 4 (0.91%) Jython
8 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.45%) VBA
8 2 (0.45%) C
8 2 (0.45%) C#
8 2 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 65 (14.74%) SC Cleared
4 48 (10.88%) MCSE
5 44 (9.98%) DV Cleared
6 38 (8.62%) MCITP
7 28 (6.35%) MCTS
8 22 (4.99%) Degree
9 20 (4.54%) CCA
9 20 (4.54%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (2.95%) CCNA
11 13 (2.95%) MCP
11 13 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (2.27%) MCSA
13 7 (1.59%) MCSD
13 7 (1.59%) APMP
14 5 (1.13%) CCNP
15 4 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.35%) SLA
2 21 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 217 (49.21%) Active Directory
2 78 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (15.65%) VMware ESX
4 46 (10.43%) XenApp
5 41 (9.30%) vSphere
6 32 (7.26%) MetaFrame
7 28 (6.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 19 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (4.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 17 (3.85%) Hyper-V
11 7 (1.59%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.59%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.59%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.36%) Novell eDirectory
13 5 (1.13%) vCloud
14 4 (0.91%) XenServer
14 4 (0.91%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
16 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (6.58%) Tivoli
1 29 (6.58%) NetBackup
2 25 (5.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 22 (4.99%) SCCM
3 22 (4.99%) Backup Exec
4 21 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 16 (3.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.81%) SCVMM
7 7 (1.59%) WSUS
8 6 (1.36%) SCOM
8 6 (1.36%) ServiceCenter
8 6 (1.36%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (1.13%) Nagios
9 5 (1.13%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.91%) BMC Performance Manager
11 3 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 196 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 141 (31.97%) VMware
3 118 (26.76%) Citrix
4 97 (22.00%) HP
5 90 (20.41%) Cisco
6 43 (9.75%) Intel
7 42 (9.52%) IBM
8 38 (8.62%) Symantec
9 37 (8.39%) Oracle
10 35 (7.94%) Fujitsu
11 25 (5.67%) Juniper
12 23 (5.22%) Mitel
13 21 (4.76%) SAP
13 21 (4.76%) LANDesk
14 17 (3.85%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.63%) Crossbeam
15 16 (3.63%) Blue Coat
15 16 (3.63%) Sourcefire
15 16 (3.63%) F5
16 15 (3.40%) Sun
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Mediaforce
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago