The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 237 201 222
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 20 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 2.59% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 27
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £19,100 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +3.57%
Windows Vista
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1730 1699 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.13% 25.38% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1464 1533
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Vista
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Windows Vista Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows Vista
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Manchester -22 11 £27,750 -2.63% 6
Lancashire -11 6 £40,000 +90.47% 2
Cheshire -13 2 £26,000 +23.80%
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) MS Office
4 17 (62.96%) Windows XP
4 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
8 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (25.93%) SLA
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) DNS
12 6 (22.22%) Internet
12 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
12 6 (22.22%) VMware
12 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
13 5 (18.52%) VoIP
13 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
13 5 (18.52%) MCSE
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
14 4 (14.81%) DECT
14 4 (14.81%) WAN
14 4 (14.81%) LAN

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) VoIP
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DECT
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.81%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) PBX
5 1 (3.70%) PSTN
5 1 (3.70%) GPRS
5 1 (3.70%) ISDN
5 1 (3.70%) ADSL
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
5 1 (3.70%) 3G
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
1 5 (18.52%) IT Support
2 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.81%) Support Technician
2 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Assistant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Life Science
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) PDA
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows XP
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (7.41%) Linux
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
2 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Security
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C#
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Nortel
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Draytek
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) SOTI
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