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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 198 167 153
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 13 16 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.36% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.07% 1.59% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 39
Average salary £36,913 £36,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.82% +51.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,250 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £26,250 £27,150
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -3.31%
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
1215 1004 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.85% 22.59% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 871 1030
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Shropshire - 5 £30,663 - 1
Warwickshire -18 4 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -3 2 £22,000 -32.30% 2
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows XP
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) Windows 8
5 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (42.86%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
8 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
9 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Degree
9 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
9 11 (31.43%) ISO 9001
9 11 (31.43%) Identity Management
9 11 (31.43%) TickIT
9 11 (31.43%) Biometrics
9 11 (31.43%) Smartcard
9 11 (31.43%) Cyber Security
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) vSphere
11 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
11 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
12 7 (20.00%) Office 365
12 7 (20.00%) DHCP
12 7 (20.00%) LAN
12 7 (20.00%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LAN
1 7 (20.00%) WAN
1 7 (20.00%) DHCP
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) NetScreen
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) IPv4
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) jQuery
1 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (2.86%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Biometrics
1 11 (31.43%) Smartcard
1 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows XP
3 17 (48.57%) Windows 8
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.43%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Identity Management
2 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
2 11 (31.43%) Cyber Security
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO 9001
1 11 (31.43%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) vSphere
4 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) Xen
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Sophos
6 1 (2.86%) Websense
6 1 (2.86%) SurfControl
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Shropshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35651 - £37000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago