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 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 XP
Rank 45 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 19 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.43% 3.03% 5.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 7.95% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 32
Average salary £27,500 £17,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
180 239 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.63% 38.06% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 146 191 226
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) ITIL
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (45.00%) MS Office
5 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
6 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.00%) SLA
8 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) Citrix
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (22.50%) XenApp
11 8 (20.00%) DNS
11 8 (20.00%) DHCP
12 7 (17.50%) SAN
12 7 (17.50%) DameWare
12 7 (17.50%) Office 365
13 6 (15.00%) CMDB
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
13 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) ITSM
13 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
13 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) DHCP
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) SAN
4 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) IT Support
2 9 (22.50%) Support Technician
2 9 (22.50%) IT Support Technician
3 8 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Designer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Desktop Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) CMDB
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
5 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) ITSM
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
3 5 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) XenApp
3 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) DameWare
2 6 (15.00%) Netcool
2 6 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
4 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Citrix
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (2.50%) Sophos
4 1 (2.50%) AppSense
4 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.50%) Aastra
4 1 (2.50%) Veeam
4 1 (2.50%) Bomgar