The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 145 100 123
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 65 122 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 2.18% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.25% 7.30% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 59
Average salary £22,500 £26,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1238 1672 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.85% 29.81% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1238 1280
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Berkshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Berkshire 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
Reading +19 34 £19,250 -41.66% 3
Newbury +12 13 £24,000 -2.04%
Slough -3 8 £25,500 -38.55% 4
Maidenhead -3 2 £23,000 -9.80%
Windsor - 2 £50,000 -
Wokingham -23 1 - -
Bracknell -30 1 £50,000 +92.30%
Hungerford - 1 £22,500 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 106 (67.95%) Active Directory
3 91 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 68 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (39.10%) MS Office
6 58 (37.18%) MS Excel
7 53 (33.97%) MS Exchange
8 52 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 51 (32.69%) TCP/IP
9 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (25.64%) Windows 8
11 38 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (23.72%) DNS
13 36 (23.08%) Security Cleared
14 32 (20.51%) ITIL
14 32 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (19.87%) DHCP
16 30 (19.23%) SCCM
17 29 (18.59%) VMware
18 27 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (16.67%) Windows 2000
20 22 (14.10%) SQL
21 19 (12.18%) SC Cleared
22 18 (11.54%) Linux
22 18 (11.54%) Citrix
23 17 (10.90%) Windows 2000 Server
24 16 (10.26%) DV Cleared
24 16 (10.26%) VPN
24 16 (10.26%) Cisco
24 16 (10.26%) SharePoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 53 (33.97%) MS Exchange
2 32 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
6 11 (7.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (7.05%) Live Communications Server
7 7 (4.49%) Lync
8 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.56%) Site Server
10 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (1.28%) IIS
10 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (39.10%) MS Office
2 58 (37.18%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (32.69%) TCP/IP
2 37 (23.72%) DNS
3 31 (19.87%) DHCP
4 16 (10.26%) VPN
5 15 (9.62%) Firewall
6 12 (7.69%) SAN
6 12 (7.69%) Internet
7 11 (7.05%) FTP
7 11 (7.05%) HTTP
8 9 (5.77%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.13%) Wireshark
9 8 (5.13%) NetScaler
10 7 (4.49%) LAN
10 7 (4.49%) SSL
11 3 (1.92%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.28%) Wireless
12 2 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.64%) NAS
13 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.56%) TestDirector
3 3 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.64%) MSI
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 11 (7.05%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 38 (24.36%) Analyst
3 25 (16.03%) IT Support
4 20 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 20 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 16 (10.26%) Technical Support
5 16 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
6 15 (9.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (9.62%) Service Analyst
7 14 (8.97%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 13 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Real Time Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.92%) .NET
3 2 (1.28%) ADO
3 2 (1.28%) XML
3 2 (1.28%) HTML
3 2 (1.28%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 10 (6.41%) Clustering
4 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.85%) Replication
5 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.92%) iPhone
8 2 (1.28%) Xbox
8 2 (1.28%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.64%) RMADS
9 1 (0.64%) CCTV
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.64%) CESG
9 1 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.64%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (25.64%) Windows 8
6 38 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (16.67%) Windows 2000
8 18 (11.54%) Linux
9 17 (10.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (8.33%) Windows NT
11 12 (7.69%) Windows Vista
12 5 (3.21%) UNIX
13 3 (1.92%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.28%) Android
14 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.51%) ITIL
2 14 (8.97%) Software Engineering
3 12 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 10 (6.41%) High Availability
5 9 (5.77%) Time Management
6 8 (5.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (5.13%) Project Management
6 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
6 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 8 (5.13%) Office Automation
7 7 (4.49%) Security Patching
7 7 (4.49%) Migration
7 7 (4.49%) Change Control
8 6 (3.85%) ETL
8 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.85%) ETL Development
9 5 (3.21%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.21%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.10%) SQL
2 14 (8.97%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.69%) VC++
3 12 (7.69%) C++
4 9 (5.77%) VB
5 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.92%) VBScript
5 3 (1.92%) C
5 3 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 13 (8.33%) MCITP
5 12 (7.69%) A+ Certification
6 11 (7.05%) Network+ Certification
6 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.41%) MCP
8 9 (5.77%) MCSE
9 8 (5.13%) CCA
9 8 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.85%) Degree
11 5 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (3.21%) CCNA
12 4 (2.56%) MCSA
13 3 (1.92%) ISEB
14 2 (1.28%) MCTS
15 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 7 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 106 (67.95%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.05%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.77%) Terminal Services
6 8 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 8 (5.13%) XenApp
6 8 (5.13%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.85%) XenServer
8 4 (2.56%) vSphere
9 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.64%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (19.23%) SCCM
2 8 (5.13%) SCOM
2 8 (5.13%) EdgeSight
2 8 (5.13%) WSUS
3 7 (4.49%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.64%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.64%) Netcool
6 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 91 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.59%) VMware
3 18 (11.54%) Citrix
4 16 (10.26%) Cisco
5 14 (8.97%) Apple
6 13 (8.33%) HP
7 8 (5.13%) Oracle
7 8 (5.13%) Symantec
7 8 (5.13%) AppSense
7 8 (5.13%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.56%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.92%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.92%) Veritas
9 3 (1.92%) Dell
9 3 (1.92%) Avaya
10 2 (1.28%) IBM
10 2 (1.28%) NetApp
10 2 (1.28%) Remedy
10 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
OH PARSONS PARTNERS
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago