The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 70 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 4 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.62% 1.33% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 4.72% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +7.27%
Windows Vista
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 106 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.30% 28.19% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 146 73 125
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Watford region.

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Watford

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (42.86%) Handset
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) VMS
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
4 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 6 (42.86%) C
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) X-Windows
2 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Handset
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) VMS
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware