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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 608 586 435
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -151
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 292 366 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 1.17% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 221 315 477
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £20,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +7.84%

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
28810 31338 29723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.31% 26.79% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24177 26170 25172
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -59 257 £25,000 -9.09% 45
London +51 110 £35,000 +27.27% 10
South East -49 45 £22,500 -15.88% 11
South West -31 29 £21,000 -30.00% 3
North West +11 22 £20,000 +2.56% 2
Hampshire -20 21 £23,250 -28.46% 1
West Midlands -9 20 £25,000 -37.50% 4
East of England -22 17 £27,500 +23.59% 6
Cornwall +3 16 £21,000 -11.57%
Ealing - 16 £53,750 -
Docklands, London - 12 - -
Redruth -1 10 £21,000 -16.00%
Manchester +10 9 £25,588 +27.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 9 £20,000 -16.66%
Farnborough -24 9 £25,000 -9.09%
City of London +19 8 £28,750 +1.76%
Lancashire +1 8 £18,250 -1.35%
Yorkshire -2 7 £19,000 -5.00% 7
East Midlands -40 7 £19,500 -40.00% 1
Basingstoke +24 6 £20,000 -33.88% 1
Bournemouth +1 6 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Dorset +1 6 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 6 £19,500 -13.33%
Nottingham -6 6 £19,500 -13.33%
Birmingham -8 6 £40,000 +64.94%
Blackpool - 6 £18,500 -
West Yorkshire +7 5 £18,000 -14.28% 4
Essex -3 5 £20,000 -4.76%
Milton Keynes -5 5 £17,500 -27.08%
Southampton -10 5 £19,500 -40.00%

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 631 (100.00%) Windows
2 447 (70.84%) Microsoft
3 424 (67.19%) Windows XP
4 371 (58.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 306 (48.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 288 (45.64%) Active Directory
7 284 (45.01%) MS Office
8 250 (39.62%) MS Excel
8 250 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 247 (39.14%) MS Exchange
10 240 (38.03%) Windows 8
11 225 (35.66%) Windows 7
12 207 (32.81%) TCP/IP
13 200 (31.70%) VMware
13 200 (31.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 168 (26.62%) Firewall
15 155 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
16 146 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 128 (20.29%) Citrix
18 125 (19.81%) SLA
19 120 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2007
20 116 (18.38%) Exchange Server 2013
21 113 (17.91%) DNS
22 111 (17.59%) Hyper-V
23 105 (16.64%) SQL
24 103 (16.32%) ITIL
25 98 (15.53%) SQL Server
25 98 (15.53%) MCSE
26 97 (15.37%) LAN
26 97 (15.37%) Blackberry

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 247 (39.14%) MS Exchange
2 146 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 120 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 116 (18.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 55 (8.72%) IIS
7 39 (6.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 36 (5.71%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2000
9 12 (1.90%) Lync
10 10 (1.58%) Apache
11 7 (1.11%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.63%) Site Server
13 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.32%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 2 (0.32%) SAS
15 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
Applications
1 284 (45.01%) MS Office
2 250 (39.62%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.32%) Line 500
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Lawson
4 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.34%) Office 365
2 6 (0.95%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.32%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 207 (32.81%) TCP/IP
2 168 (26.62%) Firewall
3 113 (17.91%) DNS
4 97 (15.37%) LAN
5 87 (13.79%) WAN
6 85 (13.47%) DHCP
7 52 (8.24%) VPN
8 50 (7.92%) VoIP
9 44 (6.97%) Wireless
10 41 (6.50%) ADSL
11 40 (6.34%) Internet
12 36 (5.71%) SAN
12 36 (5.71%) NAS
13 29 (4.60%) SSL
14 23 (3.65%) VLAN
15 21 (3.33%) Ethernet
16 16 (2.54%) SMTP
17 13 (2.06%) IMAP
17 13 (2.06%) iSCSI
18 11 (1.74%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 21 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.22%) MS Access
5 12 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (1.74%) MySQL
7 9 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.16%) DB2
10 1 (0.16%) InterBase
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (3.65%) SpecFlow
2 19 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.69%) MSI
4 16 (2.54%) Selenium
5 12 (1.90%) WebDriver
6 7 (1.11%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.63%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.63%) MorphX
7 4 (0.63%) JIRA
8 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.48%) Subversion
8 3 (0.48%) TestPartner
9 2 (0.32%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.32%) Mocha
10 1 (0.16%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.16%) MSTest
10 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 67 (10.62%) Finance
2 23 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.38%) Retail
4 12 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.43%) Banking
6 8 (1.27%) Legal
6 8 (1.27%) Marketing
6 8 (1.27%) Advertising
7 7 (1.11%) Electronics
8 6 (0.95%) Publishing
9 4 (0.63%) Polish Language
9 4 (0.63%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.63%) Swedish Language
10 2 (0.32%) German Language
10 2 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 166 (26.31%) Support Engineer
2 160 (25.36%) Analyst
3 136 (21.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 95 (15.06%) IT Support
5 82 (13.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 81 (12.84%) Support Analyst
7 53 (8.40%) Desktop Support
8 46 (7.29%) IT Support Engineer
9 45 (7.13%) 1st Line Support
10 43 (6.81%) Consultant
11 39 (6.18%) Service Analyst
11 39 (6.18%) Service Desk Analyst
12 33 (5.23%) Support Technician
13 29 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
14 28 (4.44%) Technical Support
15 24 (3.80%) Help Desk Analyst
15 24 (3.80%) Tester
16 22 (3.49%) Desktop Engineer
17 21 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 21 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.80%) HTML
2 22 (3.49%) .NET
3 9 (1.43%) MAPI
4 8 (1.27%) jQuery
5 7 (1.11%) CSS
6 6 (0.95%) Web Services
7 5 (0.79%) XML
8 4 (0.63%) JSON
8 4 (0.63%) HTML5
9 3 (0.48%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.48%) Ajax
9 3 (0.48%) WSH
9 3 (0.48%) Middleware
9 3 (0.48%) EDI
10 2 (0.32%) COM
10 2 (0.32%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.32%) REST
11 1 (0.16%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.37%) Blackberry
2 64 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (7.29%) iPhone
4 43 (6.81%) Fat Client
4 43 (6.81%) Thin Client
5 28 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.33%) PDA
7 19 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
8 18 (2.85%) Data Centre
9 17 (2.69%) Replication
10 12 (1.90%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.58%) Life Science
11 10 (1.58%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.58%) iPad
12 8 (1.27%) iSeries
12 8 (1.27%) 3D Printing
12 8 (1.27%) AS400
13 7 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.11%) Clustering
14 6 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 631 (100.00%) Windows
2 424 (67.19%) Windows XP
3 371 (58.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 306 (48.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 250 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 240 (38.03%) Windows 8
7 225 (35.66%) Windows 7
8 55 (8.72%) Linux
9 43 (6.81%) Android
10 40 (6.34%) Mac OS X
11 30 (4.75%) Windows 2000
12 23 (3.65%) UNIX
12 23 (3.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 17 (2.69%) Mac OS
14 15 (2.38%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.48%) AIX
16 3 (0.48%) Solaris
17 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.32%) ITIL
2 46 (7.29%) Time Management
3 39 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (6.02%) Service Delivery
5 34 (5.39%) TDD
6 30 (4.75%) Automated Testing
7 28 (4.44%) Project Management
7 28 (4.44%) Service Management
8 25 (3.96%) BDD
9 24 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 23 (3.65%) Refactoring
10 23 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (3.65%) Manual Testing
10 23 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (3.65%) Pair Programming
11 22 (3.49%) Line Management
12 21 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (3.33%) CRM
13 20 (3.17%) Software Deployment
14 19 (3.01%) OO
Programming Languages
1 105 (16.64%) SQL
2 43 (6.81%) C#
3 28 (4.44%) C
4 25 (3.96%) VB
5 21 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.69%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.90%) Java
8 10 (1.58%) VBScript
9 6 (0.95%) C++
10 5 (0.79%) PHP
10 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.63%) X++
12 2 (0.32%) Python
12 2 (0.32%) Tcl
12 2 (0.32%) COBOL
12 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 155 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (15.53%) MCSE
3 67 (10.62%) MCSA
4 52 (8.24%) MCITP
5 51 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 50 (7.92%) Degree
7 49 (7.77%) CCA
7 49 (7.77%) Citrix Certification
7 49 (7.77%) MCP
8 35 (5.55%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (5.23%) CCNA
10 31 (4.91%) ISEB
11 30 (4.75%) A+ Certification
12 24 (3.80%) Network+ Certification
13 18 (2.85%) MOS
14 15 (2.38%) JNCIA
15 9 (1.43%) Security Cleared
16 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.95%) CCNP
17 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (19.81%) SLA
2 44 (6.97%) QA
3 6 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.32%) TickIT
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 288 (45.64%) Active Directory
2 200 (31.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (17.59%) Hyper-V
4 57 (9.03%) Terminal Services
5 41 (6.50%) XenApp
6 28 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 25 (3.96%) vSphere
8 14 (2.22%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.95%) XenServer
9 6 (0.95%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.63%) Xen
10 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.48%) Firmware
11 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.32%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 52 (8.24%) SCCM
2 46 (7.29%) Backup Exec
3 27 (4.28%) BladeLogic
4 25 (3.96%) WSUS
5 9 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (1.11%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.95%) SCOM
9 3 (0.48%) WMI
9 3 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.32%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.32%) DameWare
10 2 (0.32%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.32%) Iperf
11 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.16%) Casper Suite
11 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 447 (70.84%) Microsoft
2 200 (31.70%) VMware
3 128 (20.29%) Citrix
4 83 (13.15%) HP
5 66 (10.46%) Cisco
6 65 (10.30%) Symantec
7 57 (9.03%) Dell
8 43 (6.81%) Apple
9 22 (3.49%) Juniper
10 21 (3.33%) BMC
10 21 (3.33%) IBM
10 21 (3.33%) Avaya
11 17 (2.69%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.69%) McAfee
12 15 (2.38%) Mitel
13 13 (2.06%) Remedy
13 13 (2.06%) SonicWALL
13 13 (2.06%) Draytek
13 13 (2.06%) Oracle
14 12 (1.90%) Sophos
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training + Great Company
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES IT
Salary: Good salary
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago