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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 625 558 454
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -104
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 273 373 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.96% 1.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 209 312 431
Average salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,950 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,756 £28,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +12.00%

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
28471 31135 29220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.14% 26.93% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24122 25840 24880
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -71 244 £26,500 -5.35% 36
London +33 111 £32,500 +12.06% 15
South East -71 43 £25,750 -12.71% 5
East of England -10 20 £27,500 +52.77% 4
South West -30 19 £21,000 -16.00% 4
North West +11 18 £19,500 -8.23% 7
Hampshire -8 17 £24,500 -24.61%
West Midlands +2 16 £25,000 -37.50%
Ealing - 14 £51,250 -
Yorkshire +13 13 £19,000 -20.83% 1
Manchester +17 10 £19,000 -17.39% 2
West Yorkshire +3 10 £19,000 -24.00%
Leeds +20 8 £20,250 -11.95%
City of London +16 8 £28,000 -12.50% 3
Birmingham +12 8 £25,000 +3.09%
Cornwall -6 8 £21,000 -16.00%
Docklands, London - 8 - -
Kent -5 7 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Berkshire +1 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Southampton -11 6 £19,500 -40.00%
Basingstoke +27 5 £20,000 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire +20 5 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Cheshire +4 5 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Redruth -2 5 £21,000 -16.00%
Essex -7 5 £45,000 +136.84%
Nottingham -9 5 - -
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £17,500 -32.69%
Nottinghamshire -16 5 - -
Bristol -16 5 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Farnborough -20 5 £25,000 -9.09%

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 558 (100.00%) Windows
2 400 (71.68%) Microsoft
3 377 (67.56%) Windows XP
4 321 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 281 (50.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 272 (48.75%) MS Office
7 263 (47.13%) Active Directory
8 236 (42.29%) Windows 8
9 227 (40.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 216 (38.71%) MS Excel
11 212 (37.99%) MS Exchange
12 197 (35.30%) Windows 7
13 177 (31.72%) TCP/IP
14 164 (29.39%) VMware
14 164 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
15 134 (24.01%) Firewall
16 121 (21.68%) SLA
17 120 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
18 112 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 103 (18.46%) SQL Server
19 103 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2013
20 102 (18.28%) ITIL
21 97 (17.38%) Citrix
22 93 (16.67%) LAN
22 93 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
23 90 (16.13%) WAN
23 90 (16.13%) SQL
24 87 (15.59%) DNS
25 81 (14.52%) Hyper-V
26 75 (13.44%) Blackberry

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 212 (37.99%) MS Exchange
2 120 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 103 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 93 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 63 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 48 (8.60%) IIS
7 28 (5.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (2.87%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.97%) Lync
10 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (1.43%) Apache
12 5 (0.90%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.36%) JBoss
13 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.36%) SAS
13 2 (0.36%) Site Server
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 272 (48.75%) MS Office
2 216 (38.71%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.36%) Line 500
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.18%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.35%) Office 365
2 11 (1.97%) Google Apps
3 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (31.72%) TCP/IP
2 134 (24.01%) Firewall
3 93 (16.67%) LAN
4 90 (16.13%) WAN
5 87 (15.59%) DNS
6 73 (13.08%) DHCP
7 49 (8.78%) VoIP
8 44 (7.89%) VPN
9 40 (7.17%) Wireless
10 35 (6.27%) Internet
11 31 (5.56%) NAS
12 28 (5.02%) SAN
12 28 (5.02%) ADSL
13 22 (3.94%) SSL
14 18 (3.23%) Ethernet
15 16 (2.87%) VLAN
16 14 (2.51%) SMTP
16 14 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (1.97%) HTTP
17 11 (1.97%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (3.23%) MS Access
5 18 (3.23%) MySQL
6 15 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.36%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.36%) Redis
11 1 (0.18%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.18%) DB2
11 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (3.76%) MSI
1 21 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 21 (3.76%) SpecFlow
2 20 (3.58%) Selenium
3 14 (2.51%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.08%) Subversion
5 6 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.72%) MorphX
6 4 (0.72%) JIRA
7 3 (0.54%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.54%) Mocha
7 3 (0.54%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.36%) LoadUI
8 2 (0.36%) Mockito
8 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.36%) Hudson
8 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.36%) Gradle
8 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 69 (12.37%) Finance
2 25 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.33%) Retail
4 12 (2.15%) Marketing
5 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.61%) Legal
7 8 (1.43%) Advertising
8 7 (1.25%) Banking
9 5 (0.90%) Publishing
10 4 (0.72%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.72%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.72%) Swedish Language
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 159 (28.49%) Support Engineer
2 152 (27.24%) Analyst
3 129 (23.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 89 (15.95%) IT Support
5 77 (13.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 74 (13.26%) Support Analyst
7 48 (8.60%) Desktop Support
8 46 (8.24%) 1st Line Support
9 43 (7.71%) IT Support Engineer
10 36 (6.45%) Support Technician
11 35 (6.27%) Service Desk Analyst
11 35 (6.27%) Service Analyst
12 32 (5.73%) Help Desk Support
13 27 (4.84%) Technical Support
14 25 (4.48%) Consultant
15 22 (3.94%) Tester
15 22 (3.94%) Help Desk Analyst
16 20 (3.58%) Junior
17 19 (3.41%) Developer
17 19 (3.41%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.20%) .NET
2 25 (4.48%) HTML
3 9 (1.61%) CSS
4 8 (1.43%) jQuery
5 7 (1.25%) Web Services
5 7 (1.25%) MAPI
6 6 (1.08%) HTML5
7 5 (0.90%) XML
8 4 (0.72%) JSON
9 3 (0.54%) REST
9 3 (0.54%) Ajax
9 3 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.54%) Middleware
10 2 (0.36%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.36%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.36%) Spring
10 2 (0.36%) Java EE
10 2 (0.36%) EDI
10 2 (0.36%) JMS
10 2 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (13.44%) Blackberry
2 56 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (7.35%) iPhone
4 30 (5.38%) Fat Client
4 30 (5.38%) Thin Client
5 23 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 17 (3.05%) PDA
8 13 (2.33%) iPad
8 13 (2.33%) Data Centre
9 12 (2.15%) Replication
10 10 (1.79%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.61%) Life Science
12 7 (1.25%) iSeries
12 7 (1.25%) AS400
13 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.90%) Clustering
15 4 (0.72%) SCORM
15 4 (0.72%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 558 (100.00%) Windows
2 377 (67.56%) Windows XP
3 321 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 281 (50.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 236 (42.29%) Windows 8
6 227 (40.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 197 (35.30%) Windows 7
8 44 (7.89%) Linux
9 39 (6.99%) Android
10 34 (6.09%) Mac OS X
11 31 (5.56%) Windows 2000
12 22 (3.94%) UNIX
13 18 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 16 (2.87%) Mac OS
15 14 (2.51%) Apple iOS
16 9 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.36%) AIX
18 1 (0.18%) Solaris
18 1 (0.18%) Debian
18 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (18.28%) ITIL
2 38 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (6.27%) TDD
4 33 (5.91%) Time Management
5 32 (5.73%) Problem Management
6 29 (5.20%) Service Delivery
7 26 (4.66%) Automated Testing
8 24 (4.30%) BDD
8 24 (4.30%) OO
9 23 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (4.12%) Line Management
10 21 (3.76%) Manual Testing
10 21 (3.76%) Refactoring
10 21 (3.76%) CRM
10 21 (3.76%) OOP
10 21 (3.76%) Pair Programming
11 20 (3.58%) Service Management
11 20 (3.58%) Portfolio Management
12 19 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (3.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (16.13%) SQL
2 48 (8.60%) C#
3 26 (4.66%) C
3 26 (4.66%) VB
4 25 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.05%) Java
6 15 (2.69%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.79%) C++
8 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.90%) R
9 4 (0.72%) X++
9 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.72%) VBA
9 4 (0.72%) Python
9 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.54%) Tcl
11 2 (0.36%) VBScript
11 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) COBOL
12 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 112 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (11.47%) MCSA
3 63 (11.29%) MCSE
4 52 (9.32%) Degree
5 42 (7.53%) MCP
6 31 (5.56%) MCITP
7 29 (5.20%) ISEB
8 22 (3.94%) CCA
8 22 (3.94%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.76%) A+ Certification
10 20 (3.58%) Network+ Certification
10 20 (3.58%) MOS
11 16 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (2.51%) CCNA
13 10 (1.79%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.61%) SC Cleared
15 7 (1.25%) ISTQB
15 7 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (21.68%) SLA
2 45 (8.06%) QA
3 6 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 263 (47.13%) Active Directory
2 164 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 49 (8.78%) Terminal Services
5 28 (5.02%) XenApp
6 23 (4.12%) vSphere
7 13 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 12 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.61%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.08%) XenServer
11 4 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.54%) Xen
12 3 (0.54%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.36%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.36%) Firmware
14 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 45 (8.06%) SCCM
2 31 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 27 (4.84%) BladeLogic
4 18 (3.23%) WSUS
5 8 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.08%) SCOM
6 6 (1.08%) DameWare
7 5 (0.90%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.54%) Iperf
9 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.18%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 400 (71.68%) Microsoft
2 164 (29.39%) VMware
3 97 (17.38%) Citrix
4 63 (11.29%) HP
5 46 (8.24%) Cisco
6 42 (7.53%) Symantec
6 42 (7.53%) Apple
7 41 (7.35%) Dell
8 22 (3.94%) BMC
9 18 (3.23%) IBM
10 17 (3.05%) CheckPoint
10 17 (3.05%) Avaya
11 15 (2.69%) McAfee
11 15 (2.69%) Mitel
11 15 (2.69%) Google
12 14 (2.51%) Oracle
13 13 (2.33%) Sophos
14 12 (2.15%) Juniper
14 12 (2.15%) Veeam
15 11 (1.97%) Computacenter
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Large Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
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Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £7 - £8 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £25500 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25500 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
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City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £22,962 per annum
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Cambridge University Press
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