The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 62 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.21% 1.42% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 5.69% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £18,500 £21,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 123 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.72% 25.00% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 63
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Vista
North West

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows Vista
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +2 1 £18,500 -26.00%
Windows Vista
North West

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Grunt
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel