The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 77 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 5 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.70% 2.55% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 6.25% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 18
Average salary £19,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +7.84%
Windows Vista
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
275 352 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.52% 40.84% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 240 317 398
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (76.00%) MCITP
5 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (72.00%) Citrix
5 18 (72.00%) VMware
6 17 (68.00%) Firewall
6 17 (68.00%) MCSE
6 17 (68.00%) CCA
6 17 (68.00%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (68.00%) Thin Client
6 17 (68.00%) Fat Client
6 17 (68.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (12.00%) SLA
10 3 (12.00%) MS Office
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
11 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
11 2 (8.00%) Telecoms

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (92.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (68.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) IT Consultant
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
1 12 (48.00%) Support Consultant
1 12 (48.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Thin Client
1 17 (68.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (76.00%) MCITP
2 17 (68.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (68.00%) MCSE
2 17 (68.00%) CCA
2 17 (68.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) Citrix
2 18 (72.00%) VMware