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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 165 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 43 147 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 2.51% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.40% 8.77% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 63
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £24,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
1265 1677 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.16% 28.62% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1217 1224
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +4 17 £19,250 -43.38% 4
Slough 0 11 £26,000 -38.82% 1
Newbury -1 7 £31,500 +28.57%
Maidenhead +12 2 £23,000 +2.22%
Wokingham -15 1 - -
Bracknell -36 1 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Hungerford - 1 £22,500 -
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 54 (45.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (35.29%) MS Office
6 40 (33.61%) TCP/IP
7 39 (32.77%) Windows 7
8 38 (31.93%) Windows 8
8 38 (31.93%) MS Excel
9 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 25 (21.01%) DNS
13 23 (19.33%) ITIL
13 23 (19.33%) VMware
13 23 (19.33%) SCCM
14 21 (17.65%) DHCP
15 20 (16.81%) Windows 2000
15 20 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
17 18 (15.13%) Citrix
18 16 (13.45%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (12.61%) SQL
20 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
21 13 (10.92%) Linux
21 13 (10.92%) Cisco
22 12 (10.08%) Windows NT
22 12 (10.08%) VC++
22 12 (10.08%) C++

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.56%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.36%) Lync
6 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.52%) IIS
6 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.68%) Live Communications Server
7 2 (1.68%) Site Server
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (35.29%) MS Office
2 38 (31.93%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.61%) TCP/IP
2 25 (21.01%) DNS
3 21 (17.65%) DHCP
4 11 (9.24%) FTP
4 11 (9.24%) HTTP
4 11 (9.24%) VPN
5 10 (8.40%) SAN
5 10 (8.40%) Firewall
5 10 (8.40%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.56%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.56%) Wireshark
6 9 (7.56%) Internet
7 5 (4.20%) LAN
8 4 (3.36%) SSL
9 3 (2.52%) Wireless
10 1 (0.84%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.84%) VLAN
10 1 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.84%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (9.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Support Engineer
2 34 (28.57%) Analyst
3 27 (22.69%) IT Support
4 18 (15.13%) Support Analyst
5 16 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (12.61%) Service Analyst
6 15 (12.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 14 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 13 (10.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Real Time Software Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Real Time Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Technical Support
10 11 (9.24%) Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.52%) HTML
2 3 (2.52%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) ADO
3 2 (1.68%) XML
3 2 (1.68%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.84%) jQuery
4 1 (0.84%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Device Driver
2 7 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.68%) Clustering
4 2 (1.68%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Xbox
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) Replication
5 1 (0.84%) CCTV
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.84%) EPoS
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (45.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (32.77%) Windows 7
4 38 (31.93%) Windows 8
5 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (16.81%) Windows 2000
8 16 (13.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (10.92%) Linux
10 12 (10.08%) Windows NT
11 9 (7.56%) Windows Vista
12 4 (3.36%) UNIX
13 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.68%) Android
15 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) ITIL
2 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 12 (10.08%) Multithreading
4 9 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 8 (6.72%) Office Automation
6 7 (5.88%) Time Management
7 6 (5.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.36%) Migration
9 4 (3.36%) Project Management
9 4 (3.36%) SIEM
9 4 (3.36%) Change Control
9 4 (3.36%) Security Patching
10 3 (2.52%) ETL Development
10 3 (2.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.52%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.52%) Service Management
10 3 (2.52%) ETL
10 3 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.61%) SQL
2 12 (10.08%) C++
2 12 (10.08%) VC++
3 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.88%) VB
4 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.84%) Java
5 1 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.56%) MCITP
3 9 (7.56%) CCA
3 9 (7.56%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (6.72%) A+ Certification
4 8 (6.72%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.88%) MCP
6 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.20%) Degree
7 5 (4.20%) MCSE
8 3 (2.52%) CCNA
8 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.68%) MCSA
10 1 (0.84%) ISEB
10 1 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.40%) XenApp
4 9 (7.56%) XenDesktop
4 9 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (7.56%) Terminal Services
4 9 (7.56%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.72%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (5.88%) XenServer
7 6 (5.04%) vSphere
8 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (19.33%) SCCM
2 9 (7.56%) SCOM
2 9 (7.56%) EdgeSight
3 5 (4.20%) WSUS
4 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.84%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.33%) VMware
3 18 (15.13%) Citrix
4 13 (10.92%) Cisco
5 9 (7.56%) AppSense
6 8 (6.72%) Apple
6 8 (6.72%) HP
7 4 (3.36%) Symantec
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle
8 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.68%) Avaya
8 2 (1.68%) NetApp
9 1 (0.84%) Veritas
9 1 (0.84%) Lotus
9 1 (0.84%) Dell
9 1 (0.84%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) Remedy
9 1 (0.84%) McAfee
9 1 (0.84%) Google
9 1 (0.84%) LANDesk
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