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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 191 179 178
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 22 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 2.31% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +32.65%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
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
1319 1388 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.10% 25.12% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1219 997
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,950 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +19 13 £40,000 -
Birmingham -4 5 £24,250 +31.08%
Worcestershire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £27,500 -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows XP
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (65.85%) SQL
4 27 (65.85%) Finance
5 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (60.98%) Automated Testing
6 25 (60.98%) Biometrics
6 25 (60.98%) Smartcard
6 25 (60.98%) TickIT
6 25 (60.98%) Identity Management
6 25 (60.98%) ISO 9001
6 25 (60.98%) Degree
6 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
6 25 (60.98%) Cyber Security
7 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
8 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
9 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
10 6 (14.63%) MS Office
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
11 5 (12.20%) Internet
12 4 (9.76%) HP
12 4 (9.76%) DNS
12 4 (9.76%) Broadband
12 4 (9.76%) Wireless
12 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
12 4 (9.76%) VMware
12 4 (9.76%) vSphere
12 4 (9.76%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) Wireless
2 4 (9.76%) Broadband
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) SMTP
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) SNMP
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (65.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Test Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
3 4 (9.76%) ICT Technician
3 4 (9.76%) ICT Support Technician
4 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.44%) Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Biometrics
1 25 (60.98%) Smartcard
1 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows XP
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Automated Testing
2 25 (60.98%) Identity Management
2 25 (60.98%) Cyber Security
3 4 (9.76%) Time Management
4 3 (7.32%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) MVC
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (60.98%) ISO 9001
1 25 (60.98%) TickIT
2 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix
3 2 (4.88%) Avaya
3 2 (4.88%) Apple
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago