The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Windows Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 16 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.24% 2.29% 7.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.85% 9.41% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 41
Median salary £33,750 £26,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.35% -26.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 130 170 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 23.38% 24.32% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 114 145 150
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) CCNA
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (40.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (35.00%) MCSE
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Project Management
10 5 (25.00%) SAN
10 5 (25.00%) CCA
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (20.00%) Veeam
11 4 (20.00%) Replication
11 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) CCA
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) vCloud
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Veeam
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec