The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 44 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 59 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.41% 3.77% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.62% 15.16% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 45
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 310 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.55% 24.88% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 317 284 244
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £54,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
South Wales +12 56 £30,000 -16.66% 8
West Wales -4 2 £26,000 -5.45% 1
North Wales - 1 £42,500 - 1
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (64.37%) VMware
4 50 (57.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
6 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
7 34 (39.08%) SQL
8 31 (35.63%) MS Exchange
9 30 (34.48%) Cisco
9 30 (34.48%) IIS
9 30 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (26.44%) ITIL
11 22 (25.29%) Active Directory
11 22 (25.29%) HP
12 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 21 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 20 (22.99%) DNS
13 20 (22.99%) Firewall
13 20 (22.99%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (21.84%) MCSE
15 18 (20.69%) SAN
16 17 (19.54%) Finance
16 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
17 16 (18.39%) Linux
18 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
18 15 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
19 14 (16.09%) CCNA
19 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (14.94%) Citrix

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 31 (35.63%) MS Exchange
2 30 (34.48%) IIS
3 21 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.75%) Apache
7 5 (5.75%) Site Server
8 4 (4.60%) Commerce Server
8 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.60%) CMS
9 3 (3.45%) Lync
10 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.15%) WorkSite
11 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) DNS
1 20 (22.99%) Firewall
2 18 (20.69%) SAN
3 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.34%) DHCP
5 6 (6.90%) Internet
6 5 (5.75%) SNMP
6 5 (5.75%) LAN
6 5 (5.75%) WAN
7 3 (3.45%) VLAN
7 3 (3.45%) tcpdump
8 2 (2.30%) SMTP
8 2 (2.30%) FTP
8 2 (2.30%) HTTP
8 2 (2.30%) VPN
8 2 (2.30%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.30%) SSL
9 1 (1.15%) IPv6
9 1 (1.15%) ADSL
9 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.60%) MySQL
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) QlikView
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) ClearQuest
1 2 (2.30%) NUnit
1 2 (2.30%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.30%) NCover
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) French Language
3 3 (3.45%) German Language
3 3 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.45%) Welsh Language
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 10 (11.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.34%) Server Support
5 8 (9.20%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Server Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Server Technician
8 5 (5.75%) Server Support Technician
8 5 (5.75%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.75%) DBA
8 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
3 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Replication
2 6 (6.90%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) iSeries
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (57.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (18.39%) Linux
5 12 (13.79%) Solaris
6 11 (12.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (9.20%) Windows 2000
7 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
7 8 (9.20%) UNIX
8 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) ITIL
2 10 (11.49%) Service Management
2 10 (11.49%) Change Management
2 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (9.20%) Software Testing
3 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.05%) Database Tuning
5 6 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (6.90%) Competitive Intelligence
5 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.60%) Project Management
7 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.45%) Content Management
9 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) C#
3 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (21.84%) MCSE
3 15 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (16.09%) CCNA
5 11 (12.64%) Degree
6 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.90%) RHCE
7 6 (6.90%) MCP
8 5 (5.75%) ISEB
8 5 (5.75%) CCA
8 5 (5.75%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (4.60%) MCSD
9 4 (4.60%) MCSA
9 4 (4.60%) CCNP
9 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.60%) ISTQB
10 3 (3.45%) MCITP
11 2 (2.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (25.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.15%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.15%) vSphere
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCOM
2 5 (5.75%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (5.75%) BladeLogic
2 5 (5.75%) BMC Performance Manager
3 4 (4.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) VMware
2 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
3 30 (34.48%) Cisco
4 22 (25.29%) HP
5 13 (14.94%) Citrix
6 10 (11.49%) Oracle
7 9 (10.34%) NetApp
8 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
9 7 (8.05%) IBM
10 5 (5.75%) BMC
11 4 (4.60%) Remedy
11 4 (4.60%) Sun
12 3 (3.45%) Dell
13 1 (1.15%) SAP
13 1 (1.15%) JBoss
13 1 (1.15%) Sage
13 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.15%) Mitel
13 1 (1.15%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + training,bonus,pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago