The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 62 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 24 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.53% 2.62% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 9.63% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -6.36%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
200 187 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.12% 27.22% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 171 170 208
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 £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Vista
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows Vista Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows Vista
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Lutterworth -14 12 £32,500 -7.14%
Leicester -6 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Windows Vista
East Midlands

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
1 52 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (80.77%) SQL
4 40 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (75.00%) Automated Testing
5 39 (75.00%) Degree
5 39 (75.00%) Mobile App
6 24 (46.15%) Cyber Security
6 24 (46.15%) Biometrics
6 24 (46.15%) Smartcard
6 24 (46.15%) ISO 9001
6 24 (46.15%) TickIT
6 24 (46.15%) Identity Management
6 24 (46.15%) Finance
7 15 (28.85%) Software Testing
7 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 9 (17.31%) DHCP
9 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
9 9 (17.31%) DNS
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
9 9 (17.31%) VMware
10 8 (15.38%) Firewall
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.77%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DHCP
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) NetScreen
4 3 (5.77%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) TestPartner
1 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Tester
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) Server Support
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 39 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 24 (46.15%) Biometrics
2 24 (46.15%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
1 52 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 24 (46.15%) Cyber Security
2 24 (46.15%) Identity Management
3 15 (28.85%) Software Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
4 3 (5.77%) System Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Scrum
5 1 (1.92%) Time Management
5 1 (1.92%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (46.15%) ISO 9001
1 24 (46.15%) TickIT
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) Open-E