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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 78 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.97% 1.71% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.13% 6.12% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 20
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £31,750 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
East of England

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
218 278 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.44% 27.91% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 207 266 269
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,852 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 6 £25,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
6 8 (40.00%) MS Office
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Vista
7 7 (35.00%) Terminal Services
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) MCP
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (30.00%) Internet
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) IIS
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (25.00%) ISA Server
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) CCNA
10 4 (20.00%) HP
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (20.00%) SAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (15.00%) SSL
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) OSPF
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.00%) ATM
5 2 (10.00%) ISDN
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQLite
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Hardware Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) SecurID
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Android
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (5.00%) XAML
2 1 (5.00%) VB6
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCSP
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) CCIP
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 4 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (15.00%) UAG
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) 3Com
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Websense
6 2 (10.00%) BT
6 2 (10.00%) Brocade
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Veritas
6 2 (10.00%) Lotus
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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