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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 189 170 172
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 15 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 2.12% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £16,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
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
1252 1036 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.10% 23.98% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 857 1068
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Warwickshire -11 7 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Shropshire - 3 £23,750 - 2
Staffordshire +4 2 £22,000 +27.53%
Birmingham -10 2 £27,125 +30.72% 2
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Windows XP
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 25 (53.19%) SQL
5 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (44.68%) Finance
6 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (40.43%) Windows 8
9 17 (36.17%) Mobile App
9 17 (36.17%) Cyber Security
9 17 (36.17%) Automated Testing
9 17 (36.17%) Degree
9 17 (36.17%) Biometrics
9 17 (36.17%) Smartcard
9 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
9 17 (36.17%) TickIT
9 17 (36.17%) Identity Management
9 17 (36.17%) ISO 9001
10 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.79%) VMware
11 13 (27.66%) vSphere
12 11 (23.40%) HP
13 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.28%) IIS
14 9 (19.15%) MS Office
14 9 (19.15%) DNS
15 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
15 8 (17.02%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
1 10 (21.28%) IIS
2 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 5 (10.64%) SAN
3 5 (10.64%) Internet
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) LAN
3 5 (10.64%) WAN
4 3 (6.38%) NetScreen
5 2 (4.26%) SMTP
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
5 2 (4.26%) SNMP
6 1 (2.13%) IPv4
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Test Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) IT Support
4 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) jQuery
1 3 (6.38%) HTML5
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) SAP BC
3 1 (2.13%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Mobile App
1 17 (36.17%) Biometrics
1 17 (36.17%) Smartcard
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) Wiki
3 1 (2.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Windows XP
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (40.43%) Windows 8
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.26%) Linux
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Cyber Security
2 17 (36.17%) Automated Testing
2 17 (36.17%) Identity Management
3 5 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.38%) MVC
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.13%) Time Management
6 1 (2.13%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (10.64%) MCITP
4 3 (6.38%) MCSA
4 3 (6.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) TickIT
1 17 (36.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (27.66%) vSphere
4 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) HP
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco
5 6 (12.77%) Avaya
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.13%) SurfControl
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) McAfee
7 1 (2.13%) Sophos
7 1 (2.13%) Websense
7 1 (2.13%) Veritas
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
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