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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 88 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.69% 3.58% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -22.10%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
271 279 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.76% 23.99% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 245 233 284
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +19 10 £32,500 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 11 (50.00%) MS Office
6 10 (45.45%) Degree
7 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (40.91%) VMware
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
9 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
9 7 (31.82%) Citrix
9 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
9 7 (31.82%) Office 365
9 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
10 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
10 6 (27.27%) DNS
10 6 (27.27%) SLA
10 6 (27.27%) DHCP
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (27.27%) A+ Certification
10 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (27.27%) Terminal Services

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) SMTP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) Ajax
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Android
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) A+ Certification
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCP
3 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) HNC
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) FalconStor
5 2 (9.09%) CommVault
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (4.55%) Spiceworks
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