The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 166 139 152
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 5 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 2.37% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Windows Vista
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
970 761 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.74% 24.60% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 591 469 576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows Vista
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 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
Glasgow +1 4 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -
Windows Vista
UK

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) COM
6 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) SaaS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Debian
6 2 (25.00%) MFGPRO
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (12.50%) Squid
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) L2TP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Validation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Customer Support
3 1 (12.50%) Validation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Telemarketing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
2 1 (12.50%) Openswan
2 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle