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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 514 496 348
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -148
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 441 480 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% 1.61% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 385 417 711
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.81%

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
30559 29884 32065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.49% 27.42% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25580 24804 27672
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(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 -24 411 £26,000 -13.33% 41
London -31 151 £26,000 -33.33% 15
South East +6 121 £27,500 -21.42% 6
Hampshire -17 56 £30,000 -14.28% 4
City of London +1 39 £25,500 -55.65% 5
North West 0 30 £37,500 +50.00% 3
South West +18 27 £24,000 -3.03% 4
East of England -47 27 £16,500 -32.65% 4
Southampton -4 25 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Surrey +2 22 £32,500 +16.07%
West Midlands -24 22 £30,500 +1.66% 4
Hertfordshire -14 21 £16,500 -31.25% 2
East Midlands -7 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester -22 17 £22,500 -16.45% 3
Stevenage +22 16 £16,500 +6.45%
Yorkshire -27 16 £21,750 +14.47% 2
Berkshire 0 14 £22,000 -34.81%
Milton Keynes +10 13 £23,500 -2.08% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £23,500 -2.08% 1
Warwickshire -1 13 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Farnborough +17 12 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Croydon +15 12 £21,500 -10.41% 1
Kent -1 11 £22,500 -37.93%
Dorset -6 10 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Leicestershire +9 9 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Lancashire +4 9 £42,500 +157.57%
Reading -3 9 £22,500 -29.68%
Fareham -3 9 £17,500 -41.66% 1
Bournemouth - 9 £35,000 - 1
Egham 0 7 £22,500 -19.64%

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 820 (100.00%) Windows
2 546 (66.59%) Microsoft
3 521 (63.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 512 (62.44%) Windows XP
5 428 (52.20%) Active Directory
6 393 (47.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 359 (43.78%) MS Exchange
8 333 (40.61%) MS Excel
8 333 (40.61%) MS Office
9 290 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 290 (35.37%) VMware
10 281 (34.27%) TCP/IP
11 259 (31.59%) Windows 7
12 241 (29.39%) Firewall
13 231 (28.17%) Windows 8
14 219 (26.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 211 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 202 (24.63%) DNS
17 178 (21.71%) Citrix
18 170 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2007
19 161 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
20 157 (19.15%) SQL
21 155 (18.90%) MCSE
22 149 (18.17%) SLA
23 135 (16.46%) DHCP
24 133 (16.22%) LAN
25 122 (14.88%) WAN
26 106 (12.93%) MCITP
27 105 (12.80%) SQL Server
28 102 (12.44%) HP

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 359 (43.78%) MS Exchange
2 170 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 161 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 98 (11.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 96 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 79 (9.63%) IIS
7 60 (7.32%) SharePoint
8 29 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.59%) Apache
10 8 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.85%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.49%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.49%) Lync
14 3 (0.37%) GroupWise
Applications
1 333 (40.61%) MS Office
1 333 (40.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.61%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Maya
5 2 (0.24%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.24%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.78%) Office 365
2 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 281 (34.27%) TCP/IP
2 241 (29.39%) Firewall
3 202 (24.63%) DNS
4 135 (16.46%) DHCP
5 133 (16.22%) LAN
6 122 (14.88%) WAN
7 92 (11.22%) VPN
8 86 (10.49%) Internet
9 52 (6.34%) Wireless
10 49 (5.98%) VoIP
11 41 (5.00%) SAN
12 35 (4.27%) NAS
13 29 (3.54%) ADSL
14 26 (3.17%) iSCSI
15 25 (3.05%) SSL
16 21 (2.56%) Ethernet
17 19 (2.32%) FTP
18 17 (2.07%) SMTP
18 17 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
19 16 (1.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 28 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.07%) MySQL
4 16 (1.95%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (1.71%) MS Access
6 13 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.12%) Big Data
11 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.73%) Ant
3 5 (0.61%) MSI
4 4 (0.49%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.49%) Rational Performance Tester
4 4 (0.49%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.12%) WinDbg
General
1 87 (10.61%) Finance
2 32 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.54%) Retail
4 12 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.34%) Advertising
5 11 (1.34%) Banking
6 8 (0.98%) Law
7 7 (0.85%) Back Office
8 6 (0.73%) Electronics
9 5 (0.61%) Legal
10 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.37%) German Language
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (25.85%) Analyst
2 207 (25.24%) Support Engineer
3 144 (17.56%) Support Analyst
4 138 (16.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 110 (13.41%) IT Support
6 81 (9.88%) Technical Support
7 66 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 62 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 62 (7.56%) Help Desk Support
9 52 (6.34%) Consultant
10 50 (6.10%) Service Analyst
11 48 (5.85%) Service Desk Analyst
12 46 (5.61%) IT Support Engineer
13 45 (5.49%) Desktop Support
14 38 (4.63%) Help Desk Analyst
14 38 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
15 37 (4.51%) Customer Engineer
15 37 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
16 35 (4.27%) Technical Support Analyst
17 32 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.71%) .NET
2 10 (1.22%) HTML
2 10 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (0.73%) Web Services
4 5 (0.61%) COM
4 5 (0.61%) MAPI
5 4 (0.49%) Middleware
5 4 (0.49%) jQuery
5 4 (0.49%) WebCenter
5 4 (0.49%) HTML5
6 3 (0.37%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.37%) WSH
6 3 (0.37%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.37%) CSS
6 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.24%) JSP
7 2 (0.24%) Flash
7 2 (0.24%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) WCF
8 1 (0.12%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.27%) Blackberry
2 72 (8.78%) Thin Client
2 72 (8.78%) Fat Client
3 61 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.90%) iPhone
6 24 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.32%) Biometrics
7 19 (2.32%) Smartcard
8 16 (1.95%) Clustering
9 14 (1.71%) Life Science
10 13 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.10%) Hedge funds
12 8 (0.98%) Handset
13 7 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.73%) PDA
14 6 (0.73%) CCTV
14 6 (0.73%) 3D Printing
15 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 820 (100.00%) Windows
2 521 (63.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 512 (62.44%) Windows XP
4 393 (47.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 259 (31.59%) Windows 7
6 231 (28.17%) Windows 8
7 219 (26.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (5.73%) Apple iOS
9 42 (5.12%) Linux
10 37 (4.51%) Mac OS X
11 34 (4.15%) Windows 2000
12 33 (4.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 24 (2.93%) Android
14 22 (2.68%) UNIX
15 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.73%) VMS
17 6 (0.73%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.49%) Solaris
18 4 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (12.32%) ITIL
2 40 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (4.63%) Software Distribution
4 36 (4.39%) Service Management
5 26 (3.17%) Automated Testing
6 25 (3.05%) Asset Management
6 25 (3.05%) CRM
7 23 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (2.68%) Software Deployment
9 20 (2.44%) Service Delivery
9 20 (2.44%) Identity Management
9 20 (2.44%) Performance Management
10 19 (2.32%) Time Management
10 19 (2.32%) Cyber Security
10 19 (2.32%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (2.32%) Mentoring
11 18 (2.20%) Migration
12 17 (2.07%) Project Management
13 16 (1.95%) E-Commerce
13 16 (1.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (19.15%) SQL
2 49 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 30 (3.66%) VBScript
4 27 (3.29%) C
5 12 (1.46%) VB
6 9 (1.10%) C#
7 8 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.85%) Java
9 3 (0.37%) PHP
9 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.24%) Perl
11 1 (0.12%) C++
11 1 (0.12%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.12%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 155 (18.90%) MCSE
3 106 (12.93%) MCITP
4 86 (10.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 81 (9.88%) Citrix Certification
6 73 (8.90%) CCA
7 72 (8.78%) Degree
8 60 (7.32%) MCP
9 37 (4.51%) MCSA
10 25 (3.05%) Security Cleared
11 22 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (2.68%) A+ Certification
12 20 (2.44%) CCNA
13 19 (2.32%) SC Cleared
14 18 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
15 12 (1.46%) MCDST
16 9 (1.10%) MCTS
17 8 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (0.85%) CCNP
19 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (18.17%) SLA
2 30 (3.66%) ISO 9001
3 19 (2.32%) TickIT
4 10 (1.22%) QA
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 428 (52.20%) Active Directory
2 290 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (11.46%) Hyper-V
4 48 (5.85%) vSphere
5 40 (4.88%) XenApp
5 40 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 14 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 10 (1.22%) Terminal Server
9 9 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (0.98%) Firmware
10 8 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.85%) UAG
11 7 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.61%) XenServer
14 4 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
14 4 (0.49%) IAG
Systems Management
1 64 (7.80%) SCCM
2 61 (7.44%) Backup Exec
3 24 (2.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 24 (2.93%) WSUS
4 11 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (1.10%) ARCserve
6 9 (1.10%) BladeLogic
7 6 (0.73%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.49%) BMC Marimba
9 4 (0.49%) SCOM
9 4 (0.49%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.49%) AppManager
10 3 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.37%) WMI
11 2 (0.24%) MIMEsweeper
11 2 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 546 (66.59%) Microsoft
2 290 (35.37%) VMware
3 178 (21.71%) Citrix
4 102 (12.44%) HP
5 93 (11.34%) Cisco
6 65 (7.93%) Symantec
7 46 (5.61%) Dell
8 41 (5.00%) Apple
9 23 (2.80%) Oracle
10 22 (2.68%) Juniper
11 18 (2.20%) McAfee
11 18 (2.20%) SonicWALL
12 13 (1.59%) Remedy
13 12 (1.46%) Avaya
14 11 (1.34%) NetApp
14 11 (1.34%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.22%) Nortel
15 10 (1.22%) EMC
16 9 (1.10%) Reuters
16 9 (1.10%) Bloomberg
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Learning4You
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + growing company
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bathgate, West Lothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4K Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Appen
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
CPS Group UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Appen
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Appen
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago