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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 241 219 224
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 8 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% 1.14% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 24
Average salary £21,250 £23,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,250 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £38,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
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
1736 1762 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.36% 25.44% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1533 1617
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,025 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -20 5 £23,000 -34.75% 1
Merseyside +5 1 £19,000 -19.14%
Lancashire -10 1 £18,500 -11.90% 1
Cheshire -13 1 £37,500 +10.29%
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Windows XP
4 10 (52.63%) MS Office
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Sybase ASA
8 5 (26.32%) Sybase
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) UNIX
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
10 3 (15.79%) ADSL
10 3 (15.79%) ISDN
10 3 (15.79%) PSTN
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
11 2 (10.53%) ISEB
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (10.53%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (15.79%) ADSL
3 3 (15.79%) ISDN
3 3 (15.79%) PSTN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Sybase ASA
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Support Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows XP
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
1 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
1 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
1 2 (10.53%) V-Model
1 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
1 2 (10.53%) Change Control
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Service Management
1 2 (10.53%) Change Management
1 2 (10.53%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) Content Management
2 1 (5.26%) Information Management
2 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
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