The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 497 516 386
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -130
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 417 408 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.46% 1.43% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 323 358 618
Average salary £27,250 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.67% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £19,000 £21,215
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28567 28606 30546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.43% 27.43% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23973 23567 26175
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Vista
Salary Trend

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Vista
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Windows Vista Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Vista
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
England +26 392 £27,500 -1.78% 51
London +8 168 £26,750 -17.69% 15
South East -11 102 £27,500 -4.34% 11
Hampshire -16 60 £32,500 -7.14% 6
City of London +15 45 £26,250 -19.23% 1
South West +14 39 £35,000 +42.85% 5
North West +15 26 £37,500 +36.70% 4
Southampton +2 25 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Croydon +26 19 £21,500 -10.41% 1
East of England -42 19 £17,000 -32.00% 3
Hertfordshire -24 16 £16,750 -30.20% 1
Dorset - 16 £35,000 - 2
Manchester +7 15 £21,875 -20.45% 1
West Midlands -17 15 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Farnborough - 13 £25,000 - 1
Hook -2 12 - - 2
East Midlands -7 12 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Bournemouth - 12 £35,000 - 2
Surrey -5 11 £32,500 +49.42% 2
Kent +6 10 £22,500 -25.61%
Yorkshire -11 10 £28,000 +47.36% 1
Berkshire -17 9 £25,000 - 2
Devon - 9 £21,000 -
Stevenage +22 8 £16,500 -26.66%
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £30,500 +32.60%
Milton Keynes -4 8 £30,500 +31.18%
Lancashire - 8 £42,500 -
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Plymouth - 8 £21,000 -
Docklands, London - 8 - -

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 847 (100.00%) Windows
2 553 (65.29%) Microsoft
3 515 (60.80%) Windows XP
4 499 (58.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 440 (51.95%) Active Directory
6 379 (44.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 372 (43.92%) MS Exchange
8 333 (39.32%) MS Office
9 332 (39.20%) MS Excel
10 301 (35.54%) VMware
10 301 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 265 (31.29%) Windows 8
12 262 (30.93%) Windows 7
13 260 (30.70%) TCP/IP
14 245 (28.93%) Firewall
15 227 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
16 213 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 202 (23.85%) DNS
18 191 (22.55%) Citrix
19 169 (19.95%) Exchange Server 2007
20 159 (18.77%) MCSE
21 157 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
22 153 (18.06%) SQL
23 147 (17.36%) DHCP
24 139 (16.41%) LAN
25 128 (15.11%) SLA
26 127 (14.99%) WAN
27 117 (13.81%) Hyper-V
28 115 (13.58%) SQL Server
29 108 (12.75%) VPN

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 372 (43.92%) MS Exchange
2 169 (19.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 157 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 104 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 103 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 67 (7.91%) IIS
7 64 (7.56%) SharePoint
8 41 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (2.01%) Apache
10 13 (1.53%) MS Project Server
11 9 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (0.94%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.71%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.47%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.35%) Lync
16 3 (0.35%) GroupWise
Applications
1 333 (39.32%) MS Office
2 332 (39.20%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.47%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
6 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.49%) Office 365
2 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 260 (30.70%) TCP/IP
2 245 (28.93%) Firewall
3 202 (23.85%) DNS
4 147 (17.36%) DHCP
5 139 (16.41%) LAN
6 127 (14.99%) WAN
7 108 (12.75%) VPN
8 99 (11.69%) Internet
9 55 (6.49%) Wireless
10 51 (6.02%) SAN
11 50 (5.90%) VoIP
12 33 (3.90%) ADSL
13 32 (3.78%) NAS
14 28 (3.31%) Ethernet
15 27 (3.19%) iSCSI
16 21 (2.48%) SSL
17 20 (2.36%) VLAN
18 19 (2.24%) FTP
19 18 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
19 18 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.77%) MySQL
6 14 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (1.53%) MS Access
8 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.47%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.12%) Big Data
13 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (0.94%) LoadRunner
1 8 (0.94%) Rational Performance Tester
1 8 (0.94%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (0.71%) MSI
2 6 (0.71%) Ant
3 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.12%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
4 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
General
1 88 (10.39%) Finance
2 49 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.78%) Retail
4 17 (2.01%) Advertising
5 14 (1.65%) Electronics
6 12 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.06%) Banking
8 7 (0.83%) Marketing
8 7 (0.83%) Law
9 6 (0.71%) Legal
9 6 (0.71%) Back Office
10 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.24%) Publishing
10 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 216 (25.50%) Analyst
2 192 (22.67%) Support Engineer
3 144 (17.00%) Support Analyst
4 129 (15.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 98 (11.57%) IT Support
6 80 (9.45%) Technical Support
7 64 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 58 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 57 (6.73%) Help Desk Support
10 55 (6.49%) Consultant
11 52 (6.14%) Service Analyst
12 51 (6.02%) Desktop Support
13 50 (5.90%) Service Desk Analyst
14 40 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
15 38 (4.49%) Help Desk Analyst
16 37 (4.37%) Technical Support Analyst
16 37 (4.37%) IT Support Engineer
17 36 (4.25%) Technical Engineer
18 35 (4.13%) Customer Engineer
19 30 (3.54%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.89%) HTML
2 13 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (1.42%) .NET
4 10 (1.18%) Web Services
5 8 (0.94%) MAPI
6 4 (0.47%) Middleware
6 4 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (0.47%) jQuery
6 4 (0.47%) SAP BC
6 4 (0.47%) HTML5
6 4 (0.47%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.35%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.35%) COM
7 3 (0.35%) CSS
7 3 (0.35%) WSH
7 3 (0.35%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.24%) XML
8 2 (0.24%) Flash
8 2 (0.24%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 71 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (8.15%) Thin Client
3 69 (8.15%) Fat Client
4 36 (4.25%) iPhone
5 35 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.60%) Clustering
7 18 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.01%) Biometrics
8 17 (2.01%) Smartcard
9 16 (1.89%) Life Science
10 14 (1.65%) 3D Printing
11 12 (1.42%) PDA
12 9 (1.06%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.94%) Open Source
14 7 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.83%) Handset
15 6 (0.71%) CCTV
16 5 (0.59%) NHS
17 4 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 847 (100.00%) Windows
2 515 (60.80%) Windows XP
3 499 (58.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 379 (44.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 265 (31.29%) Windows 8
6 262 (30.93%) Windows 7
7 227 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (5.55%) Mac OS X
8 47 (5.55%) Apple iOS
9 42 (4.96%) Linux
10 38 (4.49%) Windows 2000 Server
11 35 (4.13%) Windows 2000
12 31 (3.66%) Android
13 24 (2.83%) UNIX
14 9 (1.06%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.59%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.59%) VMS
17 4 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (11.57%) ITIL
2 48 (5.67%) Time Management
3 36 (4.25%) Software Distribution
4 34 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (3.66%) Service Delivery
6 29 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (3.42%) Service Management
7 28 (3.31%) CRM
8 24 (2.83%) Software Deployment
9 23 (2.72%) Migration
10 22 (2.60%) Coaching
11 21 (2.48%) Performance Management
12 20 (2.36%) Asset Management
13 19 (2.24%) Identity Management
14 18 (2.13%) Automated Testing
14 18 (2.13%) Project Management
15 17 (2.01%) Cyber Security
16 16 (1.89%) Document Management
16 16 (1.89%) Business Continuity
16 16 (1.89%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (18.06%) SQL
2 62 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.42%) VBScript
4 20 (2.36%) C
5 14 (1.65%) Shell Script
6 12 (1.42%) VB
7 9 (1.06%) C#
8 8 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.83%) Java
10 3 (0.35%) PHP
10 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.24%) Perl
11 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 213 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 159 (18.77%) MCSE
3 99 (11.69%) MCITP
4 90 (10.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 88 (10.39%) Citrix Certification
6 81 (9.56%) CCA
7 68 (8.03%) MCP
8 65 (7.67%) Degree
9 34 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (4.01%) CCNA
10 32 (3.78%) MCSA
11 26 (3.07%) A+ Certification
12 24 (2.83%) Security Cleared
13 21 (2.48%) MCDST
14 17 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
15 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
15 12 (1.42%) JNCIA
16 10 (1.18%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 7 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (15.11%) SLA
2 29 (3.42%) ISO 9001
3 17 (2.01%) TickIT
4 13 (1.53%) QA
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 440 (51.95%) Active Directory
2 301 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (13.81%) Hyper-V
4 53 (6.26%) XenApp
5 49 (5.79%) vSphere
6 47 (5.55%) Terminal Services
7 22 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (1.77%) VMware ESX
10 10 (1.18%) Terminal Server
10 10 (1.18%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.94%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.71%) Firmware
13 5 (0.59%) XenServer
14 4 (0.47%) Novell eDirectory
15 3 (0.35%) UAG
16 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.24%) IAG
Systems Management
1 69 (8.15%) SCCM
2 55 (6.49%) Backup Exec
3 28 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (3.07%) WSUS
5 16 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (1.30%) BladeLogic
6 11 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (1.06%) ARCserve
9 6 (0.71%) SCVMM
9 6 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.59%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.47%) AppManager
11 4 (0.47%) BMC Marimba
11 4 (0.47%) SCOM
12 3 (0.35%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.35%) WMI
12 3 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.24%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 553 (65.29%) Microsoft
2 301 (35.54%) VMware
3 191 (22.55%) Citrix
4 102 (12.04%) Cisco
5 100 (11.81%) HP
6 81 (9.56%) Symantec
7 47 (5.55%) Apple
8 40 (4.72%) Dell
9 30 (3.54%) Juniper
10 27 (3.19%) Oracle
11 18 (2.13%) McAfee
11 18 (2.13%) EMC
12 16 (1.89%) SonicWALL
13 14 (1.65%) Remedy
13 14 (1.65%) Avaya
14 13 (1.53%) Lumension
14 13 (1.53%) Draytek
14 13 (1.53%) NetApp
14 13 (1.53%) Borland
15 11 (1.30%) Reuters
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Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £27k - 30k per year + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago