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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 558 424 369
Rank change year-on-year
-134 -55
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 379 558 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.51% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% 1.88% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 321 462 635
Average salary £27,500 £29,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%

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
30966 29715 33097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.83% 27.23% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25696 25274 28312
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -97 368 £27,500 -5.98% 43
South East -45 113 £28,000 +1.81% 9
London -100 91 £28,000 -25.33% 15
Hampshire -1 46 £32,500 +13.04% 3
East Midlands -6 44 £32,500 -7.14% 4
South West -7 43 £27,500 +10.00% 1
East of England -8 41 £19,000 -19.14% 6
Surrey +9 32 £28,000 +3.70%
Hertfordshire -6 27 £16,750 -27.17% 5
Southampton +12 24 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Leicestershire +2 22 £36,250 -9.37%
West Midlands -14 21 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire -35 19 £25,000 -19.35% 4
City of London -20 18 £27,500 -47.61% 5
Yorkshire -37 15 £21,500 +4.87% 5
Dorset - 13 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire +15 12 £40,000 -
Stevenage +9 12 £16,500 +3.12%
Bristol -5 12 £32,000 -5.88%
Watford -1 11 £27,500 +52.77% 1
West Yorkshire -29 11 £24,000 +17.07% 4
Egham - 11 £32,500 -
Lutterworth -18 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Bournemouth - 10 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +10 9 £22,250 -27.04% 2
Nottingham -1 9 £22,250 -27.04%
Wiltshire -14 8 £23,000 -8.00%
Chippenham -20 8 £23,000 -8.00%
North West -23 8 £21,250 -9.57% 3
Northampton -20 7 £26,500 +20.45% 1

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 741 (100.00%) Windows
2 523 (70.58%) Windows XP
3 513 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 439 (59.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 352 (47.50%) Active Directory
6 342 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 309 (41.70%) MS Exchange
8 303 (40.89%) MS Excel
9 295 (39.81%) MS Office
10 281 (37.92%) Windows 7
11 243 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 243 (32.79%) VMware
12 231 (31.17%) TCP/IP
13 212 (28.61%) Windows 8
14 196 (26.45%) DNS
15 172 (23.21%) Firewall
16 164 (22.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 161 (21.73%) Exchange Server 2010
18 152 (20.51%) SQL
19 149 (20.11%) Citrix
20 148 (19.97%) Exchange Server 2007
21 143 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
22 128 (17.27%) DHCP
23 121 (16.33%) Cisco
24 118 (15.92%) SQL Server
24 118 (15.92%) MCSE
25 109 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
26 105 (14.17%) SLA
27 103 (13.90%) LAN
28 99 (13.36%) VPN

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 309 (41.70%) MS Exchange
2 161 (21.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 148 (19.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 109 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 84 (11.34%) IIS
6 70 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 64 (8.64%) SharePoint
8 41 (5.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (3.78%) Lync
10 24 (3.24%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
11 14 (1.89%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.08%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.54%) Quickr
14 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.27%) Apache
15 2 (0.27%) Documentum
15 2 (0.27%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 303 (40.89%) MS Excel
2 295 (39.81%) MS Office
3 24 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.81%) MS Project
6 5 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.67%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.54%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.40%) Maya
9 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.27%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.27%) TrackWise
2 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
3 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.18%) Office 365
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 231 (31.17%) TCP/IP
2 196 (26.45%) DNS
3 172 (23.21%) Firewall
4 128 (17.27%) DHCP
5 103 (13.90%) LAN
6 99 (13.36%) VPN
7 81 (10.93%) Internet
8 80 (10.80%) WAN
9 64 (8.64%) Wireless
10 41 (5.53%) SAN
11 38 (5.13%) SSL
12 24 (3.24%) VoIP
13 23 (3.10%) ADSL
14 22 (2.97%) Network Security
15 20 (2.70%) NAS
15 20 (2.70%) Broadband
16 18 (2.43%) HTTP
16 18 (2.43%) HTTPS
17 15 (2.02%) VLAN
18 14 (1.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.21%) MySQL
8 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.67%) Sybase ASA
11 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.27%) EDMS
13 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.13%) QlikView
14 1 (0.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.54%) Subversion
3 3 (0.40%) TestPartner
3 3 (0.40%) Ant
3 3 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.27%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.13%) MSI
5 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 98 (13.23%) Finance
2 32 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.02%) Automotive
3 15 (2.02%) Retail
4 13 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.62%) German Language
6 8 (1.08%) Legal
7 7 (0.94%) Games
8 6 (0.81%) Banking
9 5 (0.67%) Law
10 4 (0.54%) Electronics
10 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.54%) Military
10 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.54%) Billing
10 4 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.27%) French Language
11 2 (0.27%) Back Office
11 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 185 (24.97%) Support Engineer
2 152 (20.51%) Analyst
3 130 (17.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 91 (12.28%) Support Analyst
5 82 (11.07%) IT Support
6 58 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (7.29%) Help Desk Support
8 53 (7.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 45 (6.07%) Consultant
10 41 (5.53%) Technical Support
10 41 (5.53%) Desktop Support
11 40 (5.40%) Help Desk Engineer
12 36 (4.86%) IT Support Engineer
13 34 (4.59%) Team Leader
14 33 (4.45%) Help Desk Analyst
15 32 (4.32%) Field Engineer
16 28 (3.78%) Help Desk Support Engineer
17 27 (3.64%) Test Engineer
18 25 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
19 24 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.24%) .NET
2 11 (1.48%) Web Services
3 10 (1.35%) COM
4 9 (1.21%) HTML
5 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.81%) Middleware
6 5 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.67%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.67%) XML
7 4 (0.54%) CSS
7 4 (0.54%) JSP
8 3 (0.40%) SOAP
8 3 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.40%) WPF
8 3 (0.40%) Silverlight
8 3 (0.40%) REST
9 2 (0.27%) WSDL
9 2 (0.27%) jQuery
9 2 (0.27%) WCF
10 1 (0.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.66%) Blackberry
2 45 (6.07%) Thin Client
2 45 (6.07%) Fat Client
3 41 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.72%) iPhone
5 32 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.24%) Biometrics
6 24 (3.24%) Smartcard
7 18 (2.43%) iPad
8 13 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.94%) Firmware
12 6 (0.81%) Grid Computing
12 6 (0.81%) Clustering
12 6 (0.81%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.81%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.81%) PDA
12 6 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 741 (100.00%) Windows
2 523 (70.58%) Windows XP
3 439 (59.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 342 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 281 (37.92%) Windows 7
6 212 (28.61%) Windows 8
7 143 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (6.88%) Linux
9 44 (5.94%) Windows 2000
10 39 (5.26%) Apple iOS
11 32 (4.32%) Android
12 22 (2.97%) UNIX
13 18 (2.43%) Mac OS X
14 17 (2.29%) Windows Phone
15 15 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.67%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.67%) CentOS
18 4 (0.54%) VMS
18 4 (0.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (13.36%) ITIL
2 48 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (6.07%) Automated Testing
4 34 (4.59%) Identity Management
5 28 (3.78%) Service Management
6 26 (3.51%) Software Testing
7 24 (3.24%) Software Distribution
7 24 (3.24%) Cyber Security
8 23 (3.10%) Project Management
9 22 (2.97%) Manual Testing
9 22 (2.97%) Time Management
10 21 (2.83%) Risk Management
11 19 (2.56%) CRM
11 19 (2.56%) Change Control
12 16 (2.16%) Migration
12 16 (2.16%) Problem Management
13 15 (2.02%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (1.89%) Incident Management
14 14 (1.89%) Asset Management
15 11 (1.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 152 (20.51%) SQL
2 25 (3.37%) C
3 22 (2.97%) PowerShell
4 17 (2.29%) Java
5 15 (2.02%) VBScript
6 12 (1.62%) C#
7 8 (1.08%) VB
8 5 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.40%) PHP
10 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.27%) C++
11 2 (0.27%) VBA
11 2 (0.27%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.27%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.13%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 164 (22.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 118 (15.92%) MCSE
3 94 (12.69%) MCITP
4 77 (10.39%) Degree
5 68 (9.18%) MCP
6 53 (7.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 48 (6.48%) Citrix Certification
8 46 (6.21%) MCSA
8 46 (6.21%) CCA
9 44 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (5.13%) CCNA
11 33 (4.45%) Security Cleared
12 26 (3.51%) SC Cleared
13 21 (2.83%) CCNP
14 17 (2.29%) CCIP
14 17 (2.29%) CCSP
15 14 (1.89%) ISEB
16 11 (1.48%) A+ Certification
16 11 (1.48%) MCTS
16 11 (1.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (14.17%) SLA
2 25 (3.37%) TickIT
2 25 (3.37%) ISO 9001
3 20 (2.70%) QA
4 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
5 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 352 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 243 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (8.64%) Hyper-V
4 59 (7.96%) Terminal Services
4 59 (7.96%) vSphere
5 42 (5.67%) XenApp
6 22 (2.97%) UAG
7 20 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 19 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (2.43%) VMware ESX
10 17 (2.29%) Forefront TMG
10 17 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (2.16%) ISA Server
12 13 (1.75%) Terminal Server
12 13 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (1.21%) IAG
14 4 (0.54%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 49 (6.61%) SCCM
2 46 (6.21%) Backup Exec
3 22 (2.97%) WSUS
4 19 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.94%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.67%) SCOM
8 5 (0.67%) ZENworks
9 4 (0.54%) Sysprep
9 4 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.54%) WMI
10 3 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.40%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.27%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.27%) MOM
12 1 (0.13%) Legato
Vendors
1 513 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 243 (32.79%) VMware
3 149 (20.11%) Citrix
4 121 (16.33%) Cisco
5 76 (10.26%) HP
6 64 (8.64%) Symantec
7 47 (6.34%) Apple
8 33 (4.45%) Dell
9 20 (2.70%) Oracle
10 18 (2.43%) Juniper
11 15 (2.02%) Sage
12 12 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.62%) JBoss
13 11 (1.48%) McAfee
13 11 (1.48%) Sophos
13 11 (1.48%) Acronis
14 10 (1.35%) LANDesk
14 10 (1.35%) Draytek
14 10 (1.35%) Avaya
15 8 (1.08%) Lotus
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - £21k + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 6 days ago