The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 216 219 143
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -76
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 29 10 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.18% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 0.62% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 73
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £34,359
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -34.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £29,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +9.25%
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 South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1693 1614 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.99% 28.60% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1421 1364
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Vista
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Vista Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows Vista
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Cornwall - 9 £22,500 -
Dorset -9 8 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £24,000 - 1
Bristol +4 4 £48,750 +77.27% 2
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (90.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 51 (70.83%) Firewall
5 48 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (63.89%) TCP/IP
7 39 (54.17%) MS Excel
7 39 (54.17%) Windows XP
8 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (48.61%) MS Exchange
10 34 (47.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (44.44%) Active Directory
11 32 (44.44%) VMware
11 32 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (29.17%) MCSE
14 21 (29.17%) MS Office
14 21 (29.17%) MCITP
14 21 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (27.78%) VPN
16 19 (26.39%) DNS
16 19 (26.39%) Windows 8
17 18 (25.00%) Service Management
17 18 (25.00%) SLA
17 18 (25.00%) Citrix
17 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
18 17 (23.61%) Fat Client
18 17 (23.61%) CCA
18 17 (23.61%) Citrix Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 35 (48.61%) MS Exchange
2 28 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (9.72%) Lync
8 4 (5.56%) IIS
9 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (29.17%) MS Office
3 14 (19.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (70.83%) Firewall
2 46 (63.89%) TCP/IP
3 20 (27.78%) VPN
4 19 (26.39%) DNS
5 17 (23.61%) DHCP
6 16 (22.22%) LAN
7 15 (20.83%) WAN
8 14 (19.44%) ADSL
9 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) MS Access
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Advertising
1 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) Technical Support
3 17 (23.61%) Consultant
3 17 (23.61%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (23.61%) Help Desk Support
3 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 16 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 16 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
4 16 (22.22%) Help Desk Engineer
4 16 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 14 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Technical Support Analyst
6 11 (15.28%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Server Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Technical Support
9 4 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Thin Client
1 17 (23.61%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (90.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (54.17%) Windows XP
5 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (26.39%) Windows 8
7 10 (13.89%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.17%) Linux
8 3 (4.17%) CentOS
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Service Management
2 14 (19.44%) Risk Management
2 14 (19.44%) Change Control
3 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.72%) Identity Management
4 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.94%) Line Management
5 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.78%) Time Management
7 2 (2.78%) Project Management
7 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (29.17%) MCSE
2 21 (29.17%) MCITP
3 17 (23.61%) CCA
3 17 (23.61%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (18.06%) MCSA
4 13 (18.06%) A+ Certification
4 13 (18.06%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.56%) MCP
6 4 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 32 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) vSphere
3 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.56%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.17%) SCCM
4 2 (2.78%) WSUS
5 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 56 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (44.44%) VMware
3 18 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) Symantec
4 4 (5.56%) McAfee
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Dell
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (1.39%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
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