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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 46 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.61% 1.31% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 3.37% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Average salary £20,250 £20,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,900 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
176 297 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.26% 38.93% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 146 223 240
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 5 August 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) ITIL
5 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 9 (50.00%) SLA
7 8 (44.44%) MS Office
8 7 (38.89%) NAS
8 7 (38.89%) XenApp
8 7 (38.89%) Unified Communications
8 7 (38.89%) Software Deployment
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
8 7 (38.89%) Life Science
8 7 (38.89%) Performance Management
8 7 (38.89%) iSCSI
8 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (38.89%) MOS
8 7 (38.89%) UNIX
8 7 (38.89%) VoIP
8 7 (38.89%) DHCP
8 7 (38.89%) Ethernet
8 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) Linux

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) VoIP
1 7 (38.89%) DHCP
1 7 (38.89%) Ethernet
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
1 7 (38.89%) iSCSI
1 7 (38.89%) NAS
1 7 (38.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) IT Support
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
6 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
7 3 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Advisor
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Analyst
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Life Science
1 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
4 7 (38.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Management
2 7 (38.89%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSA
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) VMware