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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 512 526 382
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -144
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 425 391 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 1.36% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 316 338 582
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,750 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+14.42% -5.45%

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
28914 28736 29273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.18% 26.93% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24154 23623 24642
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +33 406 £30,000 +9.09% 40
London +65 179 £30,000 -7.69% 12
South East +6 98 £30,250 +10.00% 6
Hampshire +7 54 £32,500 +18.18% 1
City of London +35 48 £30,000 - 2
South West +11 45 £33,750 +33.66% 6
Southampton -2 26 £32,500 -7.14%
Croydon +29 25 £40,000 +66.66%
North West +11 25 £32,500 +18.18% 3
East of England -48 22 £21,750 -13.00% 9
Hertfordshire -26 20 £21,750 -9.37% 4
Dorset - 17 £35,000 - 2
Manchester +17 16 £25,000 -13.04% 1
Surrey +6 14 £29,750 +21.42% 3
East Midlands +1 14 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Bournemouth - 13 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -38 12 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Hook +3 11 - -
Farnborough - 11 £25,000 -
Egham +2 10 £30,250 +21.00% 2
Bristol +1 10 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Kent +19 9 £22,500 -40.78%
Devon +9 9 £21,000 +9.09%
Plymouth +2 8 £21,000 +9.09%
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Berkshire -19 7 £36,250 +45.00% 1
Cornwall - 7 £21,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 7 - -
Leicestershire +10 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lancashire +6 6 £55,000 +158.82%

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 875 (100.00%) Windows
2 585 (66.86%) Microsoft
3 557 (63.66%) Windows XP
4 513 (58.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 442 (50.51%) Active Directory
6 398 (45.49%) MS Exchange
7 393 (44.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 356 (40.69%) MS Excel
9 329 (37.60%) MS Office
10 320 (36.57%) VMware
10 320 (36.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 287 (32.80%) Windows 7
12 285 (32.57%) Windows 8
13 272 (31.09%) Firewall
14 259 (29.60%) TCP/IP
15 258 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 226 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
17 209 (23.89%) DNS
18 200 (22.86%) Citrix
19 172 (19.66%) MCSE
20 168 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2007
21 165 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2010
22 149 (17.03%) SQL
22 149 (17.03%) DHCP
23 147 (16.80%) Hyper-V
24 126 (14.40%) SLA
24 126 (14.40%) LAN
25 125 (14.29%) VPN
26 119 (13.60%) SQL Server
27 116 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 398 (45.49%) MS Exchange
2 168 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 165 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 116 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 108 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 73 (8.34%) SharePoint
7 59 (6.74%) IIS
8 56 (6.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (1.94%) Apache
10 15 (1.71%) MS Project Server
11 14 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.57%) Lync
13 5 (0.57%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.34%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 356 (40.69%) MS Excel
2 329 (37.60%) MS Office
3 13 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.14%) Office 365
2 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.11%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 272 (31.09%) Firewall
2 259 (29.60%) TCP/IP
3 209 (23.89%) DNS
4 149 (17.03%) DHCP
5 126 (14.40%) LAN
6 125 (14.29%) VPN
7 114 (13.03%) WAN
8 89 (10.17%) Internet
9 54 (6.17%) VoIP
9 54 (6.17%) SAN
10 49 (5.60%) Wireless
11 42 (4.80%) ADSL
12 37 (4.23%) NAS
13 29 (3.31%) SSL
14 28 (3.20%) Ethernet
14 28 (3.20%) VLAN
15 23 (2.63%) iSCSI
16 21 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (2.17%) SMTP
17 19 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 33 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (1.49%) MS Access
7 12 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.14%) MySQL
10 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.46%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.11%) Big Data
14 1 (0.11%) InterBase
14 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Rational Performance Tester
1 8 (0.91%) LoadRunner
1 8 (0.91%) Facilita Forecast
2 5 (0.57%) MSI
3 3 (0.34%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.34%) Ant
3 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.23%) TestPartner
4 2 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.11%) InstallShield
General
1 68 (7.77%) Finance
2 56 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.20%) Retail
4 19 (2.17%) Electronics
5 18 (2.06%) Advertising
6 14 (1.60%) Banking
7 9 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.80%) Publishing
8 7 (0.80%) Marketing
9 6 (0.69%) Law
9 6 (0.69%) Back Office
10 5 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.23%) Billing
11 2 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Games
12 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (24.69%) Analyst
2 196 (22.40%) Support Engineer
3 134 (15.31%) Support Analyst
4 124 (14.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 97 (11.09%) IT Support
6 76 (8.69%) Technical Support
7 70 (8.00%) Consultant
8 62 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 61 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 61 (6.97%) Service Analyst
10 60 (6.86%) Desktop Support
11 59 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
12 55 (6.29%) Help Desk Support
13 42 (4.80%) Help Desk Analyst
14 40 (4.57%) IT Support Engineer
15 35 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
16 34 (3.89%) Technical Analyst
16 34 (3.89%) Technical Support Engineer
17 32 (3.66%) Technical Support Analyst
18 30 (3.43%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.83%) HTML
2 11 (1.26%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (1.14%) MAPI
3 10 (1.14%) Web Services
4 9 (1.03%) .NET
5 6 (0.69%) WSH
6 5 (0.57%) COM
7 4 (0.46%) SAP BC
7 4 (0.46%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (0.46%) Middleware
7 4 (0.46%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.34%) HTML5
8 3 (0.34%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.34%) jQuery
8 3 (0.34%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.23%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.23%) CSS
9 2 (0.23%) XML
9 2 (0.23%) Flash
10 1 (0.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 107 (12.23%) Blackberry
2 79 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (8.23%) Thin Client
3 72 (8.23%) Fat Client
4 42 (4.80%) iPhone
5 32 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.63%) 3D Printing
7 21 (2.40%) Clustering
8 16 (1.83%) PDA
8 16 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.71%) Biometrics
9 15 (1.71%) Smartcard
10 14 (1.60%) Life Science
11 8 (0.91%) Open Source
12 7 (0.80%) Replication
12 7 (0.80%) Social Network
13 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.57%) NHS
15 4 (0.46%) Equities
15 4 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 875 (100.00%) Windows
2 557 (63.66%) Windows XP
3 513 (58.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 393 (44.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 287 (32.80%) Windows 7
6 285 (32.57%) Windows 8
7 258 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 59 (6.74%) Mac OS X
9 55 (6.29%) Linux
10 44 (5.03%) Apple iOS
11 40 (4.57%) Android
11 40 (4.57%) Windows 2000 Server
12 39 (4.46%) Windows 2000
13 22 (2.51%) UNIX
14 8 (0.91%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.46%) Solaris
18 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
19 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (10.86%) ITIL
2 67 (7.66%) Time Management
3 48 (5.49%) Service Delivery
4 47 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (3.77%) Service Management
6 31 (3.54%) Business Continuity
7 30 (3.43%) CRM
7 30 (3.43%) Project Management
8 29 (3.31%) Software Distribution
9 26 (2.97%) Software Deployment
10 25 (2.86%) Document Management
10 25 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (2.74%) Coaching
12 22 (2.51%) Migration
12 22 (2.51%) Service Desk Management
13 20 (2.29%) Identity Management
14 18 (2.06%) Automated Testing
14 18 (2.06%) Asset Management
15 15 (1.71%) Cyber Security
15 15 (1.71%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 149 (17.03%) SQL
2 56 (6.40%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.31%) VBScript
4 16 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 14 (1.60%) C
6 13 (1.49%) VB
7 10 (1.14%) C#
7 10 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.80%) Java
9 6 (0.69%) PHP
10 3 (0.34%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 226 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 172 (19.66%) MCSE
3 107 (12.23%) MCITP
4 104 (11.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 101 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
6 96 (10.97%) CCA
7 80 (9.14%) MCP
8 66 (7.54%) Degree
9 53 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
9 53 (6.06%) CCNA
10 32 (3.66%) MCSA
11 28 (3.20%) Security Cleared
12 27 (3.09%) A+ Certification
13 24 (2.74%) JNCIA
14 23 (2.63%) MCDST
15 13 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
15 13 (1.49%) VCP4
16 12 (1.37%) SC Cleared
16 12 (1.37%) DV Cleared
17 8 (0.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (14.40%) SLA
2 27 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 18 (2.06%) QA
4 15 (1.71%) TickIT
System Software
1 442 (50.51%) Active Directory
2 320 (36.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (16.80%) Hyper-V
4 64 (7.31%) XenApp
5 53 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 41 (4.69%) vSphere
7 34 (3.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 25 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (2.17%) VMware ESX
10 13 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (1.49%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.03%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.91%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.69%) XenServer
14 4 (0.46%) Novell eDirectory
14 4 (0.46%) IAG
14 4 (0.46%) UAG
15 3 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.34%) Xen
16 2 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 68 (7.77%) Backup Exec
2 66 (7.54%) SCCM
3 33 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (2.97%) WSUS
5 22 (2.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (1.60%) BladeLogic
7 12 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 12 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 11 (1.26%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.91%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.69%) WMI
10 6 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.46%) BMC Marimba
12 3 (0.34%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.34%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.23%) SCOM
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
13 2 (0.23%) AppManager
Vendors
1 585 (66.86%) Microsoft
2 320 (36.57%) VMware
3 200 (22.86%) Citrix
4 112 (12.80%) Symantec
5 106 (12.11%) Cisco
5 106 (12.11%) HP
6 58 (6.63%) Apple
7 53 (6.06%) Dell
8 36 (4.11%) Juniper
9 25 (2.86%) Oracle
10 22 (2.51%) McAfee
11 21 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 19 (2.17%) Draytek
13 18 (2.06%) Remedy
14 17 (1.94%) EMC
14 17 (1.94%) Avaya
15 15 (1.71%) Lumension
15 15 (1.71%) NetApp
15 15 (1.71%) Borland
16 11 (1.26%) BMC
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Thornton Heath, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £60,000 per annum to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £59000 per annum + personal bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 30000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallington, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum £24,000 - £27,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago