The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 23 49 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.26% 5.72% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 16.12% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 13
Average salary £17,500 £32,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.73% -41.36%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
269 304 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.10% 35.51% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 227 220 195
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (83.33%) ITIL
4 23 (76.67%) Windows 7
5 21 (70.00%) MS Office
5 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (70.00%) SLA
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.00%) ISEB
8 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
9 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 2 (6.67%) WinRunner
9 2 (6.67%) Netcool
9 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) Firewall
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.67%) WAN
9 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (6.67%) VLAN
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (6.67%) Test Automation

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (70.00%) MS Office
1 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.67%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 17 (56.67%) IT Support
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Netcool
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Spiceworks
3 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas
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