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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 246 204 231
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 8 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.63% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 2.44% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 19
Average salary £32,750 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.36% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £20,700 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
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
1602 1719 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.87% 25.66% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1471 1529
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £47,500 £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 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 1 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 -23 4 £32,750 +2.34% 3
Lancashire -19 2 £30,000 +42.85% 2
Merseyside +10 1 £19,000 -19.14%
Cheshire -17 1 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) MS Office
3 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
9 3 (17.65%) MCSE
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
10 2 (11.76%) C#
10 2 (11.76%) HTML
10 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.76%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) ADSL
3 2 (11.76%) ISDN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) PSTN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) PBX
4 1 (5.88%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 1 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Service Management
1 2 (11.76%) Change Management
1 2 (11.76%) Change Control
1 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
1 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
1 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Scrum
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Content Management
2 1 (5.88%) Information Management
2 1 (5.88%) People Management
2 1 (5.88%) Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Nortel
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
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