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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 192 187 179
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 25 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 2.00% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +58.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £17,975 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
1403 1353 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.31% 24.83% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1202 1048
Average salary £36,479 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 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 16 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 +10 13 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham -9 5 £26,500 +43.24% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Coventry - 2 £27,500 -
Staffordshire -10 1 £19,500 -40.00%
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 29 (64.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (62.22%) Finance
4 28 (62.22%) SQL
4 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (55.56%) Automated Testing
6 25 (55.56%) Degree
6 25 (55.56%) Mobile App
6 25 (55.56%) Cyber Security
6 25 (55.56%) ISO 9001
6 25 (55.56%) TickIT
6 25 (55.56%) Identity Management
6 25 (55.56%) Biometrics
6 25 (55.56%) Smartcard
7 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
9 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 7 (15.56%) MS Office
10 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
11 6 (13.33%) vSphere
11 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.33%) VMware
11 6 (13.33%) HP
12 5 (11.11%) SAN
12 5 (11.11%) IIS
12 5 (11.11%) Internet
13 4 (8.89%) Cisco
13 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (8.89%) Wireless
2 4 (8.89%) Broadband
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) NetScreen
3 2 (4.44%) SMTP
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) SNMP
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (62.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
3 4 (8.89%) ICT Support Technician
3 4 (8.89%) ICT Technician
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support
6 1 (2.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.22%) HTML5
1 1 (2.22%) jQuery
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Mobile App
1 25 (55.56%) Biometrics
1 25 (55.56%) Smartcard
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 29 (64.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 25 (55.56%) Cyber Security
2 25 (55.56%) Identity Management
3 4 (8.89%) Time Management
3 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.67%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) MVC
5 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) MCSE
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) NVQ Level 3
2 4 (8.89%) MCITP
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 25 (55.56%) TickIT
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) vSphere
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) Avaya
4 2 (4.44%) Apple
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tipton, West Midlands (County)
Rethink Mental Illness
Salary: From £18,378 to £20,622 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago