The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.93% 2.21% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.30% 5.94% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £33,500 £32,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% +4.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £22,750 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,500 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 101 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.09% 37.27% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 96 87
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bedford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) CCSP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCIP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCSP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCIP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (71.43%) UAG
2 5 (71.43%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware