The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +1.85%
Windows Vista
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
118 163 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.65% 25.19% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 84 136 97
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) COM
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WEP
2 2 (66.67%) WPA
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) WEP
1 2 (66.67%) WPA
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya