The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 25 July 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 195 162 186
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 19 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.81% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 3.23% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 18
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -2.72%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1124 1392 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.93% 25.05% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1174 1041
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows Vista Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Warwickshire +11 13 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -15 6 £22,000 +4.76% 4
Coventry 0 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows XP
3 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (72.97%) Finance
5 26 (70.27%) SQL
6 25 (67.57%) ISO 9001
6 25 (67.57%) Biometrics
6 25 (67.57%) Smartcard
6 25 (67.57%) TickIT
6 25 (67.57%) Identity Management
6 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (67.57%) Automated Testing
6 25 (67.57%) Degree
6 25 (67.57%) Mobile App
6 25 (67.57%) Cyber Security
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.81%) Broadband
9 4 (10.81%) MS Office
9 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
9 4 (10.81%) Wireless
9 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 4 (10.81%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
10 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
10 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
10 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Broadband
1 4 (10.81%) Wireless
2 3 (8.11%) DHCP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) NetScreen
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 27 (72.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Test Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
3 4 (10.81%) ICT Technician
3 4 (10.81%) ICT Support Technician
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (67.57%) Biometrics
1 25 (67.57%) Smartcard
1 25 (67.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows XP
3 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Identity Management
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (67.57%) Automated Testing
1 25 (67.57%) Cyber Security
2 4 (10.81%) Time Management
3 3 (8.11%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) ISO 9001
1 25 (67.57%) TickIT
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Twitter
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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