The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.58% - 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £21,000 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 - £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £22,600 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 46.32% 42.86% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 52
Average salary £46,500 £42,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows Vista
Essex

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Colchester

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Pegasus
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Pegasus
1 2 (66.67%) VMware