The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 104 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 122 107 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.16% 1.93% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.27% 6.96% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 58 59 87
Average salary £26,125 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1677 1537 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.73% 27.76% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1280 1452
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
South East

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 2014.

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 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
Bracknell +27 50 £26,000 -40.57% 5
Reading -23 20 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Wokingham +2 15 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Newbury +12 14 £24,500 -10.90% 2
Maidenhead - 8 £25,500 - 3
Slough +4 5 £42,500 +88.88% 3
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (69.86%) Active Directory
3 121 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 118 (56.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 102 (48.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (41.15%) SQL
7 84 (40.19%) Security Cleared
8 78 (37.32%) MS Excel
9 75 (35.89%) MS Exchange
10 71 (33.97%) DNS
11 63 (30.14%) SC Cleared
12 62 (29.67%) Windows 7
13 54 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2003
14 51 (24.40%) SQL Server
14 51 (24.40%) DV Cleared
15 50 (23.92%) MS Office
16 46 (22.01%) ITIL
17 40 (19.14%) Finance
17 40 (19.14%) VMware
17 40 (19.14%) Citrix
17 40 (19.14%) Fujitsu
18 39 (18.66%) Telecoms
19 38 (18.18%) Oracle
19 38 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (17.70%) SCCM
20 37 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
20 37 (17.70%) Windows 2000
21 32 (15.31%) Disaster Recovery
21 32 (15.31%) Retail
21 32 (15.31%) Software Distribution

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 75 (35.89%) MS Exchange
2 54 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (13.88%) SharePoint
4 27 (12.92%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 27 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (9.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 19 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
7 15 (7.18%) IIS
8 14 (6.70%) Lync
9 13 (6.22%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (4.78%) Lotus Domino
12 9 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (2.39%) IBM Notes
13 5 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.91%) Documentum
14 4 (1.91%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.96%) Apache
Applications
1 78 (37.32%) MS Excel
2 50 (23.92%) MS Office
3 5 (2.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (33.97%) DNS
2 23 (11.00%) Internet
3 21 (10.05%) VPN
4 20 (9.57%) LAN
4 20 (9.57%) WAN
5 19 (9.09%) SAN
5 19 (9.09%) DHCP
6 17 (8.13%) Firewall
6 17 (8.13%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.26%) Wireless
8 6 (2.87%) iSCSI
8 6 (2.87%) SSL
8 6 (2.87%) HTTP
9 4 (1.91%) IMAP
9 4 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.91%) SMTP
9 4 (1.91%) LDAP
9 4 (1.91%) GPRS
9 4 (1.91%) FTP
9 4 (1.91%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.35%) IDOL
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.91%) MS Access
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (9.09%) MSI
2 12 (5.74%) LoadRunner
3 10 (4.78%) TestDirector
4 9 (4.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (2.87%) WinRunner
6 3 (1.44%) SilkPerformer
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.96%) Selenium
8 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) Subversion
8 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (19.14%) Finance
2 39 (18.66%) Telecoms
3 32 (15.31%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) French Language
4 7 (3.35%) German Language
4 7 (3.35%) Italian Language
4 7 (3.35%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.39%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.91%) Swedish Language
6 4 (1.91%) Russian Language
6 4 (1.91%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.91%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Military
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (33.49%) Support Engineer
2 63 (30.14%) Analyst
3 42 (20.10%) Support Analyst
4 28 (13.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (11.96%) Desktop Support
6 21 (10.05%) Desktop Analyst
6 21 (10.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 19 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
8 18 (8.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (7.66%) Messaging Engineer
9 16 (7.66%) IT Support
9 16 (7.66%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.74%) Test Analyst
11 12 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.31%) Service Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) Desktop Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 7 (3.35%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.26%) .NET
2 6 (2.87%) .NET Framework
2 6 (2.87%) COM
3 4 (1.91%) ODBC
3 4 (1.91%) HTML
4 3 (1.44%) jQuery
5 2 (0.96%) WCF
6 1 (0.48%) Middleware
6 1 (0.48%) DHTML
6 1 (0.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.48%) EJB
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) JSP
6 1 (0.48%) SOAP
6 1 (0.48%) Struts
6 1 (0.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.35%) Blackberry
2 19 (9.09%) Clustering
3 15 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.31%) iPhone
5 7 (3.35%) PKI
6 6 (2.87%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.87%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.91%) Statistics
7 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.96%) GIS
8 2 (0.96%) Firmware
9 1 (0.48%) DTV
9 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 118 (56.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 102 (48.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (29.67%) Windows 7
5 37 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (17.70%) Windows 2000
6 29 (13.88%) Windows 8
7 25 (11.96%) Windows Vista
8 17 (8.13%) Linux
9 9 (4.31%) Android
10 7 (3.35%) UNIX
11 5 (2.39%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.39%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.44%) Solaris
14 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.01%) ITIL
2 32 (15.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (15.31%) Software Distribution
3 19 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 16 (7.66%) Test Scripting
4 16 (7.66%) High Availability
5 14 (6.70%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.74%) Time Management
6 12 (5.74%) Test Automation
7 10 (4.78%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.31%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.35%) Performance Testing
10 6 (2.87%) Performance Engineering
10 6 (2.87%) Migration
11 5 (2.39%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.39%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.39%) Service Management
11 5 (2.39%) Software Testing
11 5 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.39%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 86 (41.15%) SQL
2 24 (11.48%) PowerShell
3 22 (10.53%) VBScript
4 21 (10.05%) VB
5 6 (2.87%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.87%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.91%) Java
7 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.96%) VB6
8 2 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 84 (40.19%) Security Cleared
2 63 (30.14%) SC Cleared
3 51 (24.40%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.96%) MCP
5 24 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (9.09%) ISEB
6 19 (9.09%) MCSE
7 13 (6.22%) Degree
7 13 (6.22%) ISTQB
7 13 (6.22%) CCNA
7 13 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.26%) MCITP
9 6 (2.87%) CCNP
10 5 (2.39%) A+ Certification
10 5 (2.39%) CEH
10 5 (2.39%) ACSP
10 5 (2.39%) GNVQ
11 4 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.91%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.91%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
System Software
1 146 (69.86%) Active Directory
2 38 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.35%) vSphere
5 5 (2.39%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.39%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.91%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.44%) XenApp
8 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.96%) UAG
8 2 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.96%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (17.70%) SCCM
2 24 (11.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 19 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 17 (8.13%) Netcool
5 15 (7.18%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (2.87%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.39%) DameWare
7 5 (2.39%) SCOM
8 4 (1.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (1.91%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.48%) MOM
9 1 (0.48%) OpenView
9 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 121 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.14%) VMware
2 40 (19.14%) Citrix
2 40 (19.14%) Fujitsu
3 38 (18.18%) Oracle
4 16 (7.66%) HP
5 15 (7.18%) EMC
5 15 (7.18%) Cisco
6 13 (6.22%) Apple
7 12 (5.74%) Meridio
8 8 (3.83%) Veritas
9 6 (2.87%) IBM
9 6 (2.87%) Symantec
10 5 (2.39%) Lotus
10 5 (2.39%) Acronis
11 4 (1.91%) Aruba
11 4 (1.91%) MobileIron
11 4 (1.91%) SOTI
11 4 (1.91%) Sage
12 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
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