The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 65 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.45% 0.49% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.61% 1.78% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £50,000 £26,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -6.30%
UK excluding London median salary £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 225 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.48% 27.37% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78 203 182
Median salary £48,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Akamai
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Customer-Centric Approach

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Akamai
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) VMware