The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 552 396 334
Rank change year-on-year
-156 -62
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 406 661 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 2.17% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 359 546 794
Average salary £27,500 £28,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -10.83%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32334 30489 33342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.50% 27.15% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26985 25554 28719
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend

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 23 April 2014 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -160 377 £27,500 -4.34% 23
London -118 130 £30,000 -14.28% 4
South East -78 73 £27,500 -1.66% 4
East of England 0 68 £25,000 -7.40% 4
East Midlands -10 43 £32,000 -8.57% 3
Hertfordshire +15 33 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Leicestershire +1 26 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Hampshire -19 22 £27,500 -21.42% 1
South West -28 21 £27,000 +3.84% 3
Berkshire -22 20 £29,250 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -23 19 £40,000 +58.41%
Bedfordshire -4 16 £35,000 -2.09%
Bedford -19 16 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -36 16 £19,000 -30.40% 4
Watford - 16 £26,500 - 2
City of London -25 15 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Essex -16 14 £18,000 -48.57%
Warwickshire +13 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Stevenage +4 13 £16,500 -
Chelmsford - 13 £18,000 -
Northamptonshire -5 12 £22,125 -5.85%
Scotland -11 12 £31,750 +41.11%
Yorkshire -53 12 £17,000 -15.00% 1
Leeds -40 11 £17,000 -19.04% 1
West Yorkshire -48 11 £17,000 -15.00% 1
Wiltshire - 11 £26,000 -
West Sussex +5 10 £22,750 -48.00%
Northampton -9 9 £22,250 -3.26%
Surrey -18 9 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Lutterworth - 9 £32,000 - 2

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 798 (100.00%) Windows
2 558 (69.92%) Windows XP
3 532 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 462 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 401 (50.25%) Active Directory
6 392 (49.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 387 (48.50%) Windows 7
8 329 (41.23%) MS Exchange
9 318 (39.85%) MS Office
10 303 (37.97%) MS Excel
11 247 (30.95%) VMware
11 247 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 212 (26.57%) TCP/IP
13 205 (25.69%) DNS
14 184 (23.06%) SQL
15 181 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
16 179 (22.43%) Firewall
17 172 (21.55%) SQL Server
18 169 (21.18%) Citrix
19 165 (20.68%) Windows 8
20 159 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2010
21 155 (19.42%) ITIL
22 140 (17.54%) DHCP
23 139 (17.42%) LAN
24 138 (17.29%) VPN
25 137 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2007
26 126 (15.79%) Cisco
27 119 (14.91%) WAN
28 113 (14.16%) IIS
28 113 (14.16%) Blackberry

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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
1 329 (41.23%) MS Exchange
2 159 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 137 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 113 (14.16%) IIS
5 103 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 88 (11.03%) SharePoint
7 71 (8.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 35 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (4.01%) SharePoint Server
10 26 (3.26%) Apache
11 22 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (2.26%) Lync
13 15 (1.88%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
14 7 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.63%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.38%) Site Server
17 2 (0.25%) CMS
17 2 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.25%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 318 (39.85%) MS Office
2 303 (37.97%) MS Excel
3 28 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.00%) MS Project
6 5 (0.63%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.13%) Lawson
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.88%) Office 365
2 13 (1.63%) SaaS
3 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 212 (26.57%) TCP/IP
2 205 (25.69%) DNS
3 179 (22.43%) Firewall
4 140 (17.54%) DHCP
5 139 (17.42%) LAN
6 138 (17.29%) VPN
7 119 (14.91%) WAN
8 82 (10.28%) Internet
9 74 (9.27%) SAN
10 48 (6.02%) SSL
11 41 (5.14%) Wireless
12 28 (3.51%) VLAN
13 25 (3.13%) Network Security
14 22 (2.76%) VoIP
15 21 (2.63%) ADSL
16 19 (2.38%) HTTP
16 19 (2.38%) HTTPS
17 15 (1.88%) Broadband
18 12 (1.50%) DMZ
19 11 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.88%) MySQL
9 6 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.63%) Sybase ASA
11 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.25%) MS Access
11 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.13%) MSI
2 4 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.38%) TestDirector
3 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.38%) TestPartner
4 2 (0.25%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.13%) Grunt
5 1 (0.13%) JMeter
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Selenium
5 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 106 (13.28%) Finance
2 24 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.38%) German Language
4 17 (2.13%) Automotive
4 17 (2.13%) Law
5 13 (1.63%) Advertising
5 13 (1.63%) Publishing
5 13 (1.63%) Banking
6 12 (1.50%) Legal
7 6 (0.75%) Retail
7 6 (0.75%) Marketing
8 4 (0.50%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.50%) Billing
9 3 (0.38%) Electronics
9 3 (0.38%) French Language
9 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.25%) Local Government
10 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 183 (22.93%) Analyst
2 165 (20.68%) Support Engineer
3 112 (14.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 88 (11.03%) IT Support
5 80 (10.03%) Support Analyst
6 59 (7.39%) Consultant
7 55 (6.89%) Desktop Support
8 52 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 49 (6.14%) Help Desk Support
10 44 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
11 39 (4.89%) Service Analyst
11 39 (4.89%) Service Desk Analyst
12 38 (4.76%) Administrator
13 37 (4.64%) Support Consultant
14 33 (4.14%) 1st Line Support
15 31 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
15 31 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
16 30 (3.76%) Help Desk Engineer
17 29 (3.63%) Technical Engineer
18 28 (3.51%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.13%) .NET
2 21 (2.63%) XML
3 17 (2.13%) COM
4 8 (1.00%) HTML
5 7 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.63%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.63%) Middleware
7 4 (0.50%) CSS
8 2 (0.25%) Web Services
8 2 (0.25%) DCOM
8 2 (0.25%) XSLT
8 2 (0.25%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.13%) XHTML
9 1 (0.13%) Flash
9 1 (0.13%) WCF
9 1 (0.13%) jQuery
9 1 (0.13%) HTML5
9 1 (0.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (14.16%) Blackberry
2 39 (4.89%) iPad
3 29 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.51%) iPhone
5 27 (3.38%) Replication
6 25 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 25 (3.13%) Fat Client
7 24 (3.01%) Biometrics
7 24 (3.01%) Smartcard
8 22 (2.76%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.25%) Firmware
11 9 (1.13%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.00%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.88%) NHS
14 6 (0.75%) Clustering
15 4 (0.50%) HP StorageWorks
16 3 (0.38%) AS400
16 3 (0.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 798 (100.00%) Windows
2 558 (69.92%) Windows XP
3 462 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 392 (49.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 387 (48.50%) Windows 7
6 165 (20.68%) Windows 8
7 95 (11.90%) Linux
8 87 (10.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (6.89%) Windows 2000
10 40 (5.01%) UNIX
11 37 (4.64%) Mac OS X
12 31 (3.88%) Android
13 27 (3.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 26 (3.26%) Mac OS
15 16 (2.01%) Apple iOS
15 16 (2.01%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.75%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (19.42%) ITIL
2 49 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (4.76%) Service Management
3 38 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 31 (3.88%) Test Scripting
5 30 (3.76%) Migration
6 24 (3.01%) Identity Management
6 24 (3.01%) Cyber Security
7 23 (2.88%) Project Management
7 23 (2.88%) CRM
7 23 (2.88%) Asset Management
8 22 (2.76%) Time Management
9 20 (2.51%) Service Delivery
10 19 (2.38%) Software Testing
10 19 (2.38%) Change Control
11 18 (2.26%) Incident Management
12 16 (2.01%) OOP
12 16 (2.01%) OO
12 16 (2.01%) Agile Testing
13 15 (1.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 184 (23.06%) SQL
2 47 (5.89%) PowerShell
3 34 (4.26%) VBScript
4 27 (3.38%) VB
5 19 (2.38%) Java
6 17 (2.13%) C
7 6 (0.75%) C#
8 5 (0.63%) C++
9 4 (0.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.50%) PHP
10 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.25%) VBA
10 2 (0.25%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.25%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) AppleScript
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 181 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (13.53%) MCSE
3 94 (11.78%) Degree
4 88 (11.03%) MCP
5 79 (9.90%) MCITP
6 52 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (5.89%) CCNA
8 37 (4.64%) CCA
8 37 (4.64%) Citrix Certification
9 36 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 34 (4.26%) MCSA
11 32 (4.01%) ISEB
12 29 (3.63%) ISTQB
13 26 (3.26%) Security Cleared
14 24 (3.01%) CCNP
15 23 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (2.76%) SC Cleared
17 19 (2.38%) CCIP
17 19 (2.38%) CCSP
18 15 (1.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (10.90%) SLA
2 41 (5.14%) QA
3 19 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 18 (2.26%) TickIT
5 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) GLP
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 401 (50.25%) Active Directory
2 247 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (11.65%) Terminal Services
4 74 (9.27%) vSphere
5 53 (6.64%) XenApp
6 50 (6.27%) Hyper-V
7 33 (4.14%) UAG
8 32 (4.01%) VMware ESX
8 32 (4.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 30 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (3.38%) ISA Server
11 24 (3.01%) XenDesktop
12 23 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
13 21 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 10 (1.25%) IAG
15 7 (0.88%) MetaFrame
15 7 (0.88%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
17 4 (0.50%) XenServer
18 2 (0.25%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 69 (8.65%) SCCM
2 51 (6.39%) WSUS
3 38 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 36 (4.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 27 (3.38%) Backup Exec
6 18 (2.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 12 (1.50%) SCOM
8 11 (1.38%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.63%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.50%) MOM
11 3 (0.38%) ZENworks
11 3 (0.38%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.38%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.25%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (0.25%) WMI
12 2 (0.25%) DameWare
12 2 (0.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 532 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 247 (30.95%) VMware
3 169 (21.18%) Citrix
4 126 (15.79%) Cisco
5 80 (10.03%) HP
6 78 (9.77%) Symantec
7 50 (6.27%) Apple
8 24 (3.01%) IBM
9 19 (2.38%) Oracle
9 19 (2.38%) Sophos
10 18 (2.26%) SolarWinds
11 15 (1.88%) Remedy
11 15 (1.88%) McAfee
12 13 (1.63%) Sage
12 13 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.63%) Avaya
12 13 (1.63%) JBoss
12 13 (1.63%) Adobe
12 13 (1.63%) Dell
12 13 (1.63%) GFI Software
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + career prog
Posted: 3 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits + OT +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £25- 35K per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, car, pension & BUPA
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wymondham, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + +O/T+bonus+profit share+25 days annual leave
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18-£21k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
CV Wow
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 6 days ago