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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 231 242 224
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 22 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.098% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 0.40% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 17
Average salary £20,000 £19,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +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
1513 1741 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.21% 24.34% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1443 1595
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +10 9 £25,588 +27.93% 2
Lancashire +1 8 £18,250 -1.35%
Cheshire - 5 £25,000 -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Windows XP
3 27 (71.05%) Windows 8
4 21 (55.26%) MS Office
5 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 12 (31.58%) MCP
7 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
8 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
8 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
8 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
9 10 (26.32%) SLA
9 10 (26.32%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) MCSE
10 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco
11 8 (21.05%) Citrix
11 8 (21.05%) DNS
12 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
12 7 (18.42%) MCSA
12 7 (18.42%) ADSL
12 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.79%) LAN
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.26%) Lync
7 1 (2.63%) WorkSite
Applications
1 21 (55.26%) MS Office
2 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
1 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) ADSL
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) DHCP
4 6 (15.79%) Wireless
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall
5 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
5 5 (13.16%) Broadband
6 2 (5.26%) DECT
6 2 (5.26%) ISDN
6 2 (5.26%) PSTN
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) MPLS
6 2 (5.26%) IPv4
6 2 (5.26%) SMTP
6 2 (5.26%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) InterBase
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) IT Support
2 18 (47.37%) Support Engineer
3 15 (39.47%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (18.42%) Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Supervisor
8 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) EDI
2 1 (2.63%) WSDL
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.26%) Life Science
3 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Windows XP
3 27 (71.05%) Windows 8
4 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
6 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (5.26%) Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.63%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) ERP
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.63%) SDLC
5 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) TDD
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) OO
5 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) MCP
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) MCSE
3 7 (18.42%) MCSA
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) MCITP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Firmware
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Citrix
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Avaya
4 3 (7.89%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Draytek
5 2 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Nortel
6 1 (2.63%) Interwoven
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia
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