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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 560 561 391
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -170
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 371 409 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.34% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 1.27% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 312 362 562
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £27,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%

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
29741 32126 30634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.84% 26.60% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24926 26762 25655
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +6 352 £28,000 +1.81% 38
London +30 150 £30,000 - 11
South East +17 90 £30,000 +9.09% 9
South West +12 44 £22,500 -16.66% 5
City of London +45 33 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hampshire +10 30 £32,500 +18.18% 3
East of England -17 25 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Surrey +25 22 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Southampton +10 20 £42,500 +65.04% 1
Cornwall - 20 £21,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -17 19 £21,750 -11.22% 1
Egham +14 17 £28,000 +12.00% 1
North West +3 17 £25,000 +31.57% 3
Croydon - 13 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -21 12 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Redruth - 12 £21,000 - 2
Berkshire -7 11 £30,750 +7.89% 2
Dorset -13 11 £35,000 - 2
Bournemouth -9 10 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +6 9 £25,000 +31.57% 1
East Midlands -20 9 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Docklands, London - 9 - -
Bristol +6 8 £45,000 +38.46%
Kent +25 7 £30,000 +118.18% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £23,207 - 1
Lancashire +5 6 £36,500 +71.76%
South Wales +1 6 £18,000 +5.88%
Wales -1 6 £18,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £18,750 -29.62%
Stansted - 6 £30,000 -

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 802 (100.00%) Windows
2 544 (67.83%) Microsoft
3 496 (61.85%) Windows XP
4 441 (54.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 398 (49.63%) Active Directory
6 357 (44.51%) MS Exchange
7 343 (42.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 321 (40.02%) MS Excel
9 317 (39.53%) MS Office
10 294 (36.66%) VMware
10 294 (36.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 267 (33.29%) Windows 8
12 257 (32.04%) Windows 7
12 257 (32.04%) Firewall
13 250 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 246 (30.67%) TCP/IP
15 212 (26.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 181 (22.57%) DNS
17 177 (22.07%) Citrix
18 164 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
19 159 (19.83%) MCSE
20 151 (18.83%) Hyper-V
21 148 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2007
22 139 (17.33%) DHCP
23 125 (15.59%) LAN
24 119 (14.84%) SLA
25 115 (14.34%) SQL
26 114 (14.21%) SQL Server
27 113 (14.09%) Blackberry
28 111 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 357 (44.51%) MS Exchange
2 164 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 148 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 111 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 109 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 63 (7.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 61 (7.61%) SharePoint
8 51 (6.36%) IIS
9 20 (2.49%) Apache
10 15 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (1.87%) MS Project Server
11 7 (0.87%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.62%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.62%) Lync
13 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.50%) Site Server
14 3 (0.37%) GroupWise
Applications
1 321 (40.02%) MS Excel
2 317 (39.53%) MS Office
3 15 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.25%) Summit
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.86%) Office 365
2 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.12%) IaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 257 (32.04%) Firewall
2 246 (30.67%) TCP/IP
3 181 (22.57%) DNS
4 139 (17.33%) DHCP
5 125 (15.59%) LAN
6 109 (13.59%) VPN
7 102 (12.72%) WAN
8 73 (9.10%) Internet
9 55 (6.86%) SAN
10 50 (6.23%) Wireless
11 49 (6.11%) VoIP
12 48 (5.99%) ADSL
13 34 (4.24%) NAS
14 29 (3.62%) VLAN
15 28 (3.49%) Ethernet
16 26 (3.24%) SSL
17 23 (2.87%) SMTP
18 21 (2.62%) DMZ
19 15 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (1.87%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (0.87%) MySQL
8 6 (0.75%) MS Access
8 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.12%) InterBase
11 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (1.00%) LoadRunner
1 8 (1.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 8 (1.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (0.75%) SpecFlow
2 6 (0.75%) MSI
3 3 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.37%) TestPartner
4 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.12%) JIRA
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (8.60%) Finance
2 51 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.24%) Retail
4 19 (2.37%) Electronics
5 16 (2.00%) Advertising
6 11 (1.37%) Banking
7 8 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.00%) Publishing
8 6 (0.75%) Marketing
9 5 (0.62%) Legal
9 5 (0.62%) Back Office
10 3 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.25%) Games
11 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 192 (23.94%) Support Engineer
2 179 (22.32%) Analyst
3 132 (16.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 105 (13.09%) Support Analyst
5 83 (10.35%) IT Support
6 77 (9.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 69 (8.60%) Consultant
8 61 (7.61%) Technical Support
9 60 (7.48%) Desktop Support
10 48 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 47 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
11 47 (5.86%) Service Analyst
12 46 (5.74%) Help Desk Support
13 37 (4.61%) Help Desk Analyst
14 31 (3.87%) Technical Support Engineer
14 31 (3.87%) Technical Engineer
15 30 (3.74%) 1st Line Support
16 29 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (3.62%) IT Support Engineer
17 27 (3.37%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.75%) HTML
1 14 (1.75%) MAPI
2 10 (1.25%) Web Services
3 6 (0.75%) WSH
4 5 (0.62%) .NET
4 5 (0.62%) COM
4 5 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.50%) SAP BC
5 4 (0.50%) WebCenter
5 4 (0.50%) Middleware
5 4 (0.50%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (0.37%) EDI
6 3 (0.37%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.25%) XML
7 2 (0.25%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.25%) CSS
7 2 (0.25%) jQuery
8 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) WCF
8 1 (0.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 113 (14.09%) Blackberry
2 77 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (8.73%) Thin Client
3 70 (8.73%) Fat Client
4 50 (6.23%) iPhone
5 28 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.87%) PDA
6 23 (2.87%) 3D Printing
7 17 (2.12%) Clustering
8 14 (1.75%) Replication
9 10 (1.25%) Life Science
10 9 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.00%) Open Source
11 8 (1.00%) Social Network
11 8 (1.00%) Biometrics
11 8 (1.00%) Smartcard
12 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.75%) Handset
12 6 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 802 (100.00%) Windows
2 496 (61.85%) Windows XP
3 441 (54.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 343 (42.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 267 (33.29%) Windows 8
6 257 (32.04%) Windows 7
7 250 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (7.86%) Linux
9 59 (7.36%) Mac OS X
10 45 (5.61%) Android
11 39 (4.86%) Apple iOS
12 32 (3.99%) Windows 2000
13 29 (3.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 16 (2.00%) UNIX
15 8 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.75%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.62%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.50%) Solaris
18 4 (0.50%) Windows NT
19 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (11.97%) ITIL
2 64 (7.98%) Time Management
3 52 (6.48%) Service Delivery
4 44 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (4.36%) Business Continuity
6 32 (3.99%) Project Management
7 30 (3.74%) Migration
8 25 (3.12%) Service Management
8 25 (3.12%) CRM
8 25 (3.12%) Document Management
8 25 (3.12%) Software Distribution
8 25 (3.12%) Coaching
9 21 (2.62%) Service Desk Management
10 20 (2.49%) Software Deployment
10 20 (2.49%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (2.12%) Asset Management
11 17 (2.12%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (1.75%) Automated Testing
13 13 (1.62%) Identity Management
13 13 (1.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 115 (14.34%) SQL
2 45 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.37%) VBScript
4 18 (2.24%) C
5 15 (1.87%) Shell Script
6 12 (1.50%) VB
7 11 (1.37%) C#
8 10 (1.25%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.75%) PHP
10 5 (0.62%) Java
11 3 (0.37%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.25%) COBOL
13 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 212 (26.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 159 (19.83%) MCSE
3 99 (12.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 94 (11.72%) CCA
4 94 (11.72%) Citrix Certification
4 94 (11.72%) MCITP
5 67 (8.35%) MCP
6 53 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (6.61%) CCNA
7 48 (5.99%) Degree
8 38 (4.74%) MCSA
9 29 (3.62%) A+ Certification
10 27 (3.37%) JNCIA
11 25 (3.12%) Security Cleared
12 23 (2.87%) MCDST
13 15 (1.87%) Network+ Certification
14 12 (1.50%) DV Cleared
15 9 (1.12%) CCNP
15 9 (1.12%) ISEB
16 8 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (14.84%) SLA
2 21 (2.62%) QA
3 17 (2.12%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 398 (49.63%) Active Directory
2 294 (36.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (18.83%) Hyper-V
4 60 (7.48%) XenApp
4 60 (7.48%) Terminal Services
5 38 (4.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 34 (4.24%) vSphere
7 24 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.37%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (1.37%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.00%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.62%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.62%) XenServer
12 4 (0.50%) Novell eDirectory
12 4 (0.50%) Xen
12 4 (0.50%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.25%) IAG
13 2 (0.25%) UAG
13 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 63 (7.86%) Backup Exec
2 54 (6.73%) SCCM
3 32 (3.99%) WSUS
4 24 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (2.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (1.87%) BladeLogic
7 11 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (1.37%) NetBackup
8 10 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (0.87%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.75%) WMI
10 6 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.50%) BMC Marimba
12 3 (0.37%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.25%) SCOM
14 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Intune
14 1 (0.12%) AppManager
14 1 (0.12%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 544 (67.83%) Microsoft
2 294 (36.66%) VMware
3 177 (22.07%) Citrix
4 108 (13.47%) HP
4 108 (13.47%) Symantec
5 106 (13.22%) Cisco
6 67 (8.35%) Apple
7 58 (7.23%) Dell
8 39 (4.86%) Juniper
9 25 (3.12%) Oracle
10 23 (2.87%) Draytek
11 22 (2.74%) SonicWALL
12 19 (2.37%) McAfee
13 17 (2.12%) EMC
14 16 (2.00%) Remedy
15 15 (1.87%) Borland
15 15 (1.87%) Avaya
15 15 (1.87%) NetApp
15 15 (1.87%) Lumension
16 14 (1.75%) IBM
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