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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 165 143 139
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 1 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 2.13% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +5.55%
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
902 799 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.10% 25.39% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 537 478 592
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 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
Glasgow -6 1 £32,500 -
Windows Vista
UK

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) MFGPRO
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (20.00%) Telemarketing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Telemarketing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (20.00%) VMware