The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 224 210 194
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 15 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 0.80% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 18
Average salary £26,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +1.85%
Windows Vista
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1241 1253 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.88% 23.43% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1090 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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
Coventry +5 5 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £24,000 -
Warwickshire -6 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Walsall - 2 £27,000 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,500 - 1
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (60.71%) Windows XP
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
5 12 (42.86%) MS Office
6 11 (39.29%) Retail
7 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (28.57%) IBM
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) AS400
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) iSeries
10 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (21.43%) VMware
12 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco
13 4 (14.29%) DNS
13 4 (14.29%) SMTP
13 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (14.29%) IMAP
14 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
14 3 (10.71%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) IMAP
2 4 (14.29%) SMTP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) ICT Support
3 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) FuelPHP
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
1 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) AS400
1 8 (28.57%) iSeries
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EPoS
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (60.71%) Windows XP
4 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (7.14%) Linux
8 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.57%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
1 3 (10.71%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
1 2 (7.14%) MCSA
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 2 (7.14%) Samba
4 2 (7.14%) Varnish
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Salt
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) IBM
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago