The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 70 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 6 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.85% 1.54% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 4.91% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
Windows Vista
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 265 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.84% 31.36% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 147 247 176
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) SQL
4 17 (80.95%) ISO 9001
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (80.95%) Biometrics
4 17 (80.95%) Smartcard
4 17 (80.95%) TickIT
4 17 (80.95%) Identity Management
4 17 (80.95%) Finance
4 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
4 17 (80.95%) Degree
4 17 (80.95%) Mobile App
4 17 (80.95%) Cyber Security
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) MS Access
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) TestPartner
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Test Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Biometrics
1 17 (80.95%) Smartcard
1 17 (80.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 17 (80.95%) Identity Management
2 17 (80.95%) Cyber Security
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) ISO 9001
1 17 (80.95%) TickIT
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Open-E