January 2005 Netcraft Survey Highlights
The Netcraft Web Server Survey is a survey of Web server software usage on the Internet. Netcraft received responses to its Janaury 2005 survey from 58,194,836 sites. This is nearly 1.3 million more sites than responded in December. Results for the January 2005 Netcraft Web Server Survey are in and measure responses from more than 58 million sites. This is the 24th consecutive month of growth for the Web. Apache and IIS again dominated.
January was the 24th consecutive month of growth for the Web. The upswing began in February 2003 when the survey measured 35.8 million sites.
Although January brought yet another peak in the number of responses received, the top-four players, Apache, Microsoft (which includes Microsoft-Internet-Information-Server, Microsoft-IIS, Microsoft-IIS-W, Microsoft-PWS-95, and Microsoft-PWS), Sun (which includes SunONE, iPlanet-Enterprise, Netscape-Enterprise, Netscape-FastTrack, Netscape-Commerce, Netscape-Communications, Netsite-Commerce, and Netsite-Communications), and Zeus again remained flat, seeing growth of 0.59 percent, -0.33 percent, -0.04 percent, -0.02 percent, respectively.
Of the sites surveyed, 29,218,248, or 50.21 percent, had .com domains; 3,575,637, or about 6.14 percent, had .uk domains.
|Market Share||No. of Sites
With .com domains
|Enterprise for NetWare||5,452||0.01%||1,451|
|Netscape FastTrack Server||3,931||0.01%||1,574|