The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 138 132 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 1.09% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Average salary £21,500 £27,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +3.57%
Windows Vista
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
709 736 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.35% 29.79% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 486 585 514
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Vista
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware