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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 183 181 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 30 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 2.17% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 22
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
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
1435 1288 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.43% 24.48% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1120 1167
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +3 17 £40,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -15 6 £27,500 -18.51%
Worcestershire - 3 £31,000 -
Coventry -10 2 £18,000 -35.13%
Staffordshire -7 1 £19,500 -7.14%
Walsall - 1 £23,000 - 1
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Windows XP
3 30 (58.82%) SQL
4 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
5 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (52.94%) Finance
6 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (43.14%) Mobile App
7 22 (43.14%) Cyber Security
7 22 (43.14%) Automated Testing
7 22 (43.14%) Degree
7 22 (43.14%) TickIT
7 22 (43.14%) Identity Management
7 22 (43.14%) Biometrics
7 22 (43.14%) Smartcard
7 22 (43.14%) ISO 9001
8 19 (37.25%) Windows 8
9 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 14 (27.45%) vSphere
10 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (27.45%) VMware
11 13 (25.49%) HP
12 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.57%) DNS
13 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
13 11 (21.57%) IIS
14 9 (17.65%) DHCP
15 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
15 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) IIS
3 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) DHCP
3 8 (15.69%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) SAN
4 6 (11.76%) Internet
5 5 (9.80%) NetScreen
6 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless
8 2 (3.92%) SNMP
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Test Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Junior IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
1 4 (7.84%) jQuery
1 4 (7.84%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Biometrics
1 22 (43.14%) Smartcard
1 22 (43.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Windows XP
3 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (37.25%) Windows 8
6 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Automated Testing
2 22 (43.14%) Identity Management
2 22 (43.14%) Cyber Security
3 5 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.84%) MVC
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
5 2 (3.92%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) C#
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) MCSE
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (9.80%) MCITP
4 3 (5.88%) MCSA
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (43.14%) ISO 9001
1 22 (43.14%) TickIT
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) vSphere
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) Xen
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) HP
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Avaya
6 2 (3.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) McAfee
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) Websense
7 1 (1.96%) SurfControl
7 1 (1.96%) Veritas
7 1 (1.96%) Kaspersky
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 days A/L, 5% Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago