The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 48 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.59% - 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% - 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £20,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Windows XP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 58.57% 36.21% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 39
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Abingdon region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Abingdon

Windows XP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows XP 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 XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 8 (72.73%) System Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Vista
4 8 (72.73%) Windows 8
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
5 7 (63.64%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (18.18%) Presales
8 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (9.09%) WAN
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows XP 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 XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Tester
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (54.55%) Junior
4 5 (45.45%) Junior Software Tester
4 5 (45.45%) Junior Tester
5 3 (27.27%) Graduate
5 3 (27.27%) Graduate Software Tester
5 3 (27.27%) Graduate Tester
5 3 (27.27%) IT Graduate
6 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
6 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Junior Field Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Vista
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
1 8 (72.73%) SDLC
1 8 (72.73%) System Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco