Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Windows Vista skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Vista over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Vista
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 280 291
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 22 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 1.59% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 21
West Midlands median annual salary £22,000 £22,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -31.25%
10th Percentile £18,250 £18,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £41,875 £27,250 £42,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

Windows Vista is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,029 2,199 2,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.94% 21.09% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,709 1,880 1,775
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows Vista in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Vista 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +8 10 £25,000 -3.85%
Staffordshire +2 8 £22,000 -
Worcestershire +7 3 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Shropshire +3 1 £19,000 -
Windows Vista
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows XP
3 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) IBM
5 10 (45.45%) AS400
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 10 (45.45%) iSeries
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Ticket Management
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) MCITP
10 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
10 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (13.64%) NAS
10 3 (13.64%) Veeam
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (13.64%) Presales
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) Line Management
10 3 (13.64%) iSCSI

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
1 3 (13.64%) NAS
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Trainee
4 4 (18.18%) Trainee Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Trainee Operations Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Adviser
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) AS400
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 10 (45.45%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows XP
3 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Ticket Management
4 3 (13.64%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Presales
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) B2B
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.55%) E-Procurement
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Veeam
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Google