The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 89 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 2 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% 0.77% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% 2.69% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 20
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,050
% change year-on-year
- +5.56%
Windows Vista
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
237 335 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.72% 28.76% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 173 287 291
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Essex

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Capita
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) NAS

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) SIEM
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZENworks
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Capita
3 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle