The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 99 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 11 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.091% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.37% 0.38% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 18
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -11.66%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 263 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 23.95% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 199 166 242
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Vista
Scotland

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) MS Office
3 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) Windows 2000
5 10 (71.43%) SQL
5 10 (71.43%) CRM
5 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
5 10 (71.43%) SaaS
6 9 (64.29%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (64.29%) COM
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) Automotive
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Dutch Language
9 3 (21.43%) French Language
9 3 (21.43%) German Language
9 3 (21.43%) Spanish Language
9 3 (21.43%) Marketing
10 2 (14.29%) VMware
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) Citrix
10 2 (14.29%) VBA
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) L2TP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Dutch Language
2 3 (21.43%) French Language
2 3 (21.43%) German Language
2 3 (21.43%) Spanish Language
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Technician
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Customer Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Windows 2000
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Openswan
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Postfix
2 1 (7.14%) Squid
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu