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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 562 394 332
Rank change year-on-year
-168 -62
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 413 678 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.60% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 2.21% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 366 563 795
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -11.66%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32714 30668 33516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.12% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27259 25685 28876
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 £37,500 £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 16 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 16 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 -158 382 £27,500 -1.78% 45
London -129 133 £30,000 -13.04% 8
East of England +6 72 £25,000 -4.76% 8
South East -77 72 £27,500 - 12
East Midlands -7 42 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +22 36 £24,500 -14.03% 2
Leicestershire -7 23 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -23 23 £27,500 -26.66% 3
South West -14 22 £27,000 +3.84% 2
Berkshire -31 21 £28,500 -12.30% 3
West Midlands -20 18 £40,000 +58.41% 3
City of London -25 17 £32,500 -21.21% 3
North West -44 17 £19,000 -30.65% 4
Watford - 17 £26,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -1 16 £35,000 -2.09% 1
Bedford -14 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Scotland -5 15 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Stevenage +3 14 £16,500 -
Essex -18 14 £18,000 -42.40% 2
Warwickshire +16 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire -3 13 £22,000 -6.38%
Chelmsford - 13 £18,000 -
Yorkshire -78 12 £17,000 -15.00% 3
Wiltshire - 12 £26,000 - 1
Edinburgh -16 11 £32,500 +44.44%
Leeds -27 11 £17,000 -15.00%
West Yorkshire -48 11 £17,000 -15.00% 2
Northampton -5 9 £22,250 -3.26%
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £26,644 +22.49%
Milton Keynes +14 8 £24,750 +17.85%

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 812 (100.00%) Windows
2 570 (70.20%) Windows XP
3 526 (64.78%) Microsoft
4 477 (58.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 408 (50.25%) Active Directory
6 407 (50.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 391 (48.15%) Windows 7
8 330 (40.64%) MS Exchange
9 320 (39.41%) MS Office
10 307 (37.81%) MS Excel
11 251 (30.91%) VMware
11 251 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 223 (27.46%) TCP/IP
13 213 (26.23%) DNS
14 197 (24.26%) SQL
15 187 (23.03%) Firewall
16 185 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 183 (22.54%) SQL Server
18 168 (20.69%) Citrix
19 163 (20.07%) Exchange Server 2010
19 163 (20.07%) Windows 8
20 159 (19.58%) ITIL
21 147 (18.10%) LAN
22 142 (17.49%) DHCP
23 139 (17.12%) VPN
24 135 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2007
25 130 (16.01%) Cisco
26 127 (15.64%) WAN
27 122 (15.02%) IIS
28 116 (14.29%) Blackberry

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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
1 330 (40.64%) MS Exchange
2 163 (20.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 135 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 122 (15.02%) IIS
5 102 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 88 (10.84%) SharePoint
7 72 (8.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 37 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (3.94%) SharePoint Server
10 30 (3.69%) Apache
11 23 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (2.09%) Lync
13 15 (1.85%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.86%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
16 4 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
17 3 (0.37%) Site Server
18 2 (0.25%) CMS
18 2 (0.25%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 320 (39.41%) MS Office
2 307 (37.81%) MS Excel
3 28 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.99%) MS Project
6 5 (0.62%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Sage 200
1 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.12%) Lawson
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.46%) Office 365
2 13 (1.60%) SaaS
3 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 223 (27.46%) TCP/IP
2 213 (26.23%) DNS
3 187 (23.03%) Firewall
4 147 (18.10%) LAN
5 142 (17.49%) DHCP
6 139 (17.12%) VPN
7 127 (15.64%) WAN
8 85 (10.47%) Internet
9 78 (9.61%) SAN
10 49 (6.03%) SSL
11 40 (4.93%) Wireless
12 31 (3.82%) VLAN
13 28 (3.45%) Network Security
14 25 (3.08%) VoIP
15 20 (2.46%) ADSL
16 19 (2.34%) HTTPS
16 19 (2.34%) HTTP
17 13 (1.60%) DMZ
17 13 (1.60%) Broadband
17 13 (1.60%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.06%) Relational Database
2 33 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (2.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 7 (0.86%) MySQL
8 5 (0.62%) Sybase ASA
9 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.37%) MS Access
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (1.23%) MSI
2 4 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.37%) TestPartner
3 3 (0.37%) TestDirector
3 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.25%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) Selenium
5 1 (0.12%) JMeter
5 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.12%) Grunt
5 1 (0.12%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 112 (13.79%) Finance
2 25 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.46%) German Language
4 17 (2.09%) Automotive
4 17 (2.09%) Law
5 14 (1.72%) Legal
5 14 (1.72%) Advertising
5 14 (1.72%) Publishing
6 13 (1.60%) Banking
7 6 (0.74%) Marketing
8 5 (0.62%) Retail
9 4 (0.49%) Dutch Language
9 4 (0.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.37%) French Language
10 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.25%) Local Government
11 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 187 (23.03%) Analyst
2 170 (20.94%) Support Engineer
3 112 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 92 (11.33%) IT Support
5 81 (9.98%) Support Analyst
6 61 (7.51%) Consultant
7 53 (6.53%) Desktop Support
8 52 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 49 (6.03%) Help Desk Support
10 46 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
11 41 (5.05%) Service Desk Analyst
11 41 (5.05%) Administrator
11 41 (5.05%) Service Analyst
12 40 (4.93%) Support Consultant
13 34 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
14 32 (3.94%) 1st Line Support
15 31 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
16 30 (3.69%) Help Desk Engineer
16 30 (3.69%) Technical Support
17 29 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.69%) .NET
2 26 (3.20%) XML
3 18 (2.22%) COM
4 10 (1.23%) HTML
5 9 (1.11%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.62%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.49%) CSS
7 4 (0.49%) MSMQ
7 4 (0.49%) XSLT
7 4 (0.49%) Middleware
8 3 (0.37%) Web Services
9 2 (0.25%) DCOM
9 2 (0.25%) WCF
9 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.12%) jQuery
10 1 (0.12%) Flash
10 1 (0.12%) XHTML
10 1 (0.12%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 116 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 38 (4.68%) iPad
3 34 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.94%) Replication
5 28 (3.45%) iPhone
6 25 (3.08%) Fat Client
6 25 (3.08%) Biometrics
6 25 (3.08%) Smartcard
6 25 (3.08%) Thin Client
7 20 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.23%) Firmware
9 10 (1.23%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 8 (0.99%) NHS
11 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.74%) Clustering
12 4 (0.49%) HP StorageWorks
12 4 (0.49%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 812 (100.00%) Windows
2 570 (70.20%) Windows XP
3 477 (58.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 407 (50.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 391 (48.15%) Windows 7
6 163 (20.07%) Windows 8
7 102 (12.56%) Linux
8 89 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (7.14%) Windows 2000
10 46 (5.67%) UNIX
11 39 (4.80%) Mac OS X
12 31 (3.82%) Mac OS
13 29 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 28 (3.45%) Android
15 16 (1.97%) Apple iOS
16 15 (1.85%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.74%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
20 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (19.58%) ITIL
2 52 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (5.05%) Service Management
4 39 (4.80%) Automated Testing
5 36 (4.43%) Test Scripting
6 32 (3.94%) Migration
7 25 (3.08%) Cyber Security
7 25 (3.08%) CRM
7 25 (3.08%) Identity Management
8 23 (2.83%) Project Management
8 23 (2.83%) Asset Management
9 21 (2.59%) Service Delivery
9 21 (2.59%) Time Management
10 19 (2.34%) Change Control
10 19 (2.34%) Agile Testing
10 19 (2.34%) OOP
10 19 (2.34%) OO
10 19 (2.34%) Incident Management
11 18 (2.22%) Software Testing
12 16 (1.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 197 (24.26%) SQL
2 53 (6.53%) PowerShell
3 38 (4.68%) VBScript
4 29 (3.57%) VB
5 21 (2.59%) Java
6 19 (2.34%) C
7 11 (1.35%) C#
8 7 (0.86%) C++
8 7 (0.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.62%) PHP
10 4 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.25%) VBA
11 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.25%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.25%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.12%) Ruby
12 1 (0.12%) AppleScript
12 1 (0.12%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 185 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 112 (13.79%) MCSE
3 101 (12.44%) Degree
4 89 (10.96%) MCP
5 80 (9.85%) MCITP
6 55 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (6.16%) CCNA
8 40 (4.93%) CCA
8 40 (4.93%) Citrix Certification
9 38 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (4.31%) MCSA
10 35 (4.31%) ISEB
11 32 (3.94%) ISTQB
12 26 (3.20%) Security Cleared
13 25 (3.08%) CCNP
14 22 (2.71%) SC Cleared
14 22 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (2.34%) CCIP
15 19 (2.34%) CCSP
16 16 (1.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (10.96%) SLA
2 45 (5.54%) QA
3 19 (2.34%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.09%) TickIT
5 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) GLP
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 408 (50.25%) Active Directory
2 251 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (11.70%) Terminal Services
4 79 (9.73%) vSphere
5 55 (6.77%) XenApp
6 49 (6.03%) Hyper-V
7 33 (4.06%) VMware ESX
8 32 (3.94%) UAG
9 31 (3.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (3.33%) ISA Server
12 25 (3.08%) XenDesktop
13 23 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
14 22 (2.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 9 (1.11%) IAG
16 7 (0.86%) MetaFrame
17 6 (0.74%) Terminal Server
17 6 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
18 5 (0.62%) XenServer
19 4 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 69 (8.50%) SCCM
2 53 (6.53%) WSUS
3 39 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 38 (4.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 26 (3.20%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 12 (1.48%) SCOM
8 11 (1.35%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.74%) MOM
10 5 (0.62%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.49%) ZENworks
11 4 (0.49%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.37%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.37%) OpenView
12 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.25%) Sysprep
13 2 (0.25%) DameWare
13 2 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 526 (64.78%) Microsoft
2 251 (30.91%) VMware
3 168 (20.69%) Citrix
4 130 (16.01%) Cisco
5 83 (10.22%) HP
6 74 (9.11%) Symantec
7 50 (6.16%) Apple
8 23 (2.83%) IBM
9 21 (2.59%) Oracle
10 18 (2.22%) SolarWinds
11 17 (2.09%) Sophos
12 16 (1.97%) Dell
12 16 (1.97%) Avaya
13 15 (1.85%) Remedy
13 15 (1.85%) McAfee
14 13 (1.60%) CheckPoint
14 13 (1.60%) JBoss
14 13 (1.60%) Adobe
14 13 (1.60%) GFI Software
15 12 (1.48%) Websense
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £27 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Prism Digital
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA, Gym etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days 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 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago