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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 194 196 178
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 16 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 1.72% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 28
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £26,700 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,756 £28,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +12.00%
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
1087 1334 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.44% 24.37% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1157 1218
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Birmingham +12 8 £25,000 +3.09%
Staffordshire - 3 £19,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -3 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Coventry -10 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows XP
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
5 15 (44.12%) Windows 8
6 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 13 (38.24%) MS Office
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Finance
10 10 (29.41%) VMware
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (29.41%) LAN
10 10 (29.41%) WAN
11 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
13 7 (20.59%) iSeries
13 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (20.59%) AS400
13 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (17.65%) Office 365
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (17.65%) IBM
14 6 (17.65%) Service Management
14 6 (17.65%) VoIP
15 5 (14.71%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Office
2 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) LAN
1 10 (29.41%) WAN
2 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) VoIP
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 3 (8.82%) DHCP
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.94%) ISDN
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Team Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) AS400 Operator
6 2 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) jQuery
1 4 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) AS400
1 7 (20.59%) iSeries
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows XP
3 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
4 15 (44.12%) Windows 8
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
8 3 (8.82%) UNIX
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSA
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) MetaFrame
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Intel
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Open-E