The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 56 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.54% 2.64% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.78% 7.04% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 17
Average salary £30,000 £17,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
Windows XP
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 270 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.66% 37.55% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 153 235 221
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) ITIL
3 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 20 (55.56%) Windows 8
5 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
7 16 (44.44%) MS Office
7 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
8 13 (36.11%) SLA
9 11 (30.56%) Citrix
9 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.78%) XenApp
11 9 (25.00%) VMware
12 8 (22.22%) DNS
12 8 (22.22%) DHCP
13 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (19.44%) DameWare
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (16.67%) CMDB
14 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 6 (16.67%) ITSM
14 6 (16.67%) VPN
14 6 (16.67%) SAN
15 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
15 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
15 5 (13.89%) EMC

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Office
2 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) NAS
5 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.78%) MSI
2 1 (2.78%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) IT Support
2 10 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Support Technician
4 7 (19.44%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.89%) Designer
7 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
8 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Desktop Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) CMDB
2 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) Life Science
3 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.56%) Linux
7 2 (5.56%) UNIX
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) ITSM
3 5 (13.89%) Service Management
3 5 (13.89%) Line Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) MOS
4 2 (5.56%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) XenApp
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) DameWare
2 5 (13.89%) Netcool
2 5 (13.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Citrix
3 9 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) AppSense
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Bomgar
6 1 (2.78%) Aastra
6 1 (2.78%) Veeam
6 1 (2.78%) LANDesk