The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 121 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.067% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.25% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £26,750 £16,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.12% -62.28%
UK excluding London average salary £29,750 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+14.42% -5.45%
Windows Vista
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
400 401 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.46% 26.84% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 353 362 322
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Vista 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 Vista.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (14.29%) AS400
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Retail

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Vista 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 Vista. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com