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 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 206 190 163
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 32 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.41% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 1.42% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 54
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,000 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
1722 1481 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.69% 29.11% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1297 1526
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 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
Dorset +5 11 £35,000 +79.48%
Cornwall - 8 £25,000 -
Wiltshire +2 6 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Bristol -7 6 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Gloucestershire -4 1 £19,500 +21.87% 1
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (90.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (84.00%) Microsoft
4 49 (65.33%) TCP/IP
5 47 (62.67%) MS Excel
5 47 (62.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (60.00%) Windows XP
6 45 (60.00%) Firewall
7 41 (54.67%) VMware
7 41 (54.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
11 31 (41.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 31 (41.33%) Windows 8
12 30 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (36.00%) DNS
14 25 (33.33%) DHCP
15 23 (30.67%) Citrix
16 22 (29.33%) MCSE
16 22 (29.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (29.33%) MCITP
17 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (25.33%) vSphere
19 18 (24.00%) Fat Client
19 18 (24.00%) MS Office
19 18 (24.00%) CCA
19 18 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
19 18 (24.00%) VPN
19 18 (24.00%) Thin Client

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 31 (41.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (14.67%) Lync
6 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (6.67%) IIS
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (62.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (24.00%) MS Office
3 12 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (65.33%) TCP/IP
2 45 (60.00%) Firewall
3 27 (36.00%) DNS
4 25 (33.33%) DHCP
5 18 (24.00%) VPN
6 12 (16.00%) LAN
7 9 (12.00%) WAN
7 9 (12.00%) ADSL
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.00%) Intranet
9 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.33%) FTP
10 1 (1.33%) SMTP
10 1 (1.33%) SAN
10 1 (1.33%) 3G
10 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
1 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Consultant
2 18 (24.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (22.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (21.33%) Help Desk Support
5 13 (17.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Server Engineer
8 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Technical Support
9 7 (9.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
10 6 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (6.67%) Senior Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Thin Client
1 18 (24.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (90.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (62.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (41.33%) Windows 8
7 13 (17.33%) Windows 2000
8 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.00%) Linux
9 3 (4.00%) CentOS
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Android
10 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Service Management
2 12 (16.00%) Risk Management
2 12 (16.00%) Change Control
3 11 (14.67%) Identity Management
4 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.67%) Line Management
7 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.33%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.00%) Project Management
9 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.67%) Time Management
11 1 (1.33%) Software Deployment
11 1 (1.33%) Use Case
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (29.33%) MCSE
2 22 (29.33%) MCITP
3 18 (24.00%) CCA
3 18 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (10.67%) MCSA
5 8 (10.67%) A+ Certification
5 8 (10.67%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.33%) MCP
7 4 (5.33%) MCTS
8 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
3 19 (25.33%) vSphere
4 12 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.00%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.00%) XenApp
7 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Backup Exec
2 8 (10.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (10.67%) NetBackup
2 8 (10.67%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
3 3 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (54.67%) VMware
3 23 (30.67%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) Symantec
4 8 (10.67%) McAfee
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) Juniper
6 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.00%) HP
6 3 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) Apple
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe
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