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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 146 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.45% 2.20% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 8.06% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 55 64 100
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,050 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £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
1707 1502 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.68% 27.34% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1230 1464
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 £23,000 £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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +30 76 £26,000 -42.22%
Reading -32 20 £34,000 +23.63% 4
Wokingham -1 17 £30,000 +42.85%
Newbury +9 16 £24,500 -12.50%
Slough +6 8 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Maidenhead -13 4 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (64.47%) Active Directory
3 125 (54.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 121 (53.07%) Microsoft
5 108 (47.37%) SQL
6 106 (46.49%) Security Cleared
7 103 (45.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 89 (39.04%) MS Exchange
9 82 (35.96%) DNS
10 80 (35.09%) MS Excel
11 75 (32.89%) Windows 7
12 74 (32.46%) SC Cleared
13 68 (29.82%) DV Cleared
14 67 (29.39%) Exchange Server 2003
15 57 (25.00%) Fujitsu
16 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
17 53 (23.25%) MS Office
18 50 (21.93%) Finance
19 48 (21.05%) Oracle
20 46 (20.18%) Telecoms
21 44 (19.30%) ITIL
22 43 (18.86%) Citrix
22 43 (18.86%) VMware
23 42 (18.42%) Retail
24 41 (17.98%) Windows 2000
25 40 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
26 39 (17.11%) SCCM
27 36 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
27 36 (15.79%) Blackberry
27 36 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 89 (39.04%) MS Exchange
2 67 (29.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 31 (13.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 30 (13.16%) Live Communications Server
4 30 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (12.72%) SharePoint
6 27 (11.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (6.58%) SharePoint Server
8 14 (6.14%) IIS
9 12 (5.26%) Lync
10 9 (3.95%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (2.63%) Documentum
14 5 (2.19%) IBM Notes
15 4 (1.75%) GroupWise
15 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 80 (35.09%) MS Excel
2 53 (23.25%) MS Office
3 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (35.96%) DNS
2 25 (10.96%) Internet
3 23 (10.09%) DHCP
4 22 (9.65%) SAN
4 22 (9.65%) VPN
5 20 (8.77%) LAN
5 20 (8.77%) WAN
6 17 (7.46%) Firewall
7 14 (6.14%) TCP/IP
8 11 (4.82%) Wireless
9 6 (2.63%) SSL
9 6 (2.63%) HTTP
10 5 (2.19%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.75%) IMAP
11 4 (1.75%) FTP
11 4 (1.75%) SMTP
11 4 (1.75%) LDAP
11 4 (1.75%) GPRS
11 4 (1.75%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.51%) MS Access
5 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.63%) IDOL
7 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (9.65%) MSI
2 15 (6.58%) TestDirector
3 13 (5.70%) LoadRunner
4 12 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (3.95%) WinRunner
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.19%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (0.88%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.44%) Subversion
9 1 (0.44%) Ant
9 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (21.93%) Finance
2 46 (20.18%) Telecoms
3 42 (18.42%) Retail
4 7 (3.07%) Spanish Language
4 7 (3.07%) French Language
4 7 (3.07%) German Language
4 7 (3.07%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.75%) Billing
6 4 (1.75%) Russian Language
6 4 (1.75%) Swedish Language
6 4 (1.75%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Military
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 64 (28.07%) Analyst
3 37 (16.23%) Support Analyst
4 34 (14.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (11.40%) Desktop Support
6 24 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 22 (9.65%) Integration Engineer
8 21 (9.21%) Desktop Analyst
8 21 (9.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 21 (9.21%) IT Support
8 21 (9.21%) Messaging Engineer
8 21 (9.21%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 18 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (7.46%) Test Analyst
10 17 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Service Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (3.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Desktop Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.51%) .NET
2 7 (3.07%) HTML
3 6 (2.63%) jQuery
4 5 (2.19%) COM
5 4 (1.75%) ODBC
6 3 (1.32%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.88%) WCF
8 1 (0.44%) Middleware
8 1 (0.44%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.44%) EJB
8 1 (0.44%) CSS
8 1 (0.44%) JSP
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.44%) Struts
8 1 (0.44%) DHTML
8 1 (0.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 28 (12.28%) Clustering
3 19 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.95%) Fat Client
4 9 (3.95%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.51%) iPhone
5 8 (3.51%) Statistics
6 6 (2.63%) PKI
7 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) Replication
8 2 (0.88%) Firmware
8 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.88%) GIS
9 1 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (54.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 103 (45.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (32.89%) Windows 7
5 41 (17.98%) Windows 2000
6 36 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (12.28%) Windows 8
8 26 (11.40%) Windows Vista
9 18 (7.89%) Linux
10 9 (3.95%) UNIX
11 8 (3.51%) Mac OS X
11 8 (3.51%) Android
12 5 (2.19%) Solaris
13 4 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.75%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.30%) ITIL
2 36 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (15.79%) Software Distribution
3 28 (12.28%) Incident Management
4 22 (9.65%) High Availability
5 20 (8.77%) Test Scripting
6 18 (7.89%) Time Management
7 17 (7.46%) Test Automation
8 13 (5.70%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.82%) Regression Testing
9 11 (4.82%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.51%) Migration
11 7 (3.07%) Network Management
11 7 (3.07%) Performance Management
12 6 (2.63%) Performance Testing
12 6 (2.63%) Configuration Management
12 6 (2.63%) Performance Engineering
12 6 (2.63%) Test Strategy
13 5 (2.19%) Test Management
13 5 (2.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 108 (47.37%) SQL
2 31 (13.60%) PowerShell
3 25 (10.96%) VBScript
4 24 (10.53%) VB
5 9 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.07%) Java
7 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.88%) VB6
8 2 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 106 (46.49%) Security Cleared
2 74 (32.46%) SC Cleared
3 68 (29.82%) DV Cleared
4 26 (11.40%) ISEB
5 21 (9.21%) MCP
5 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (7.89%) MCSE
7 15 (6.58%) ISTQB
8 11 (4.82%) CCNA
8 11 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (4.39%) Degree
10 9 (3.95%) MCITP
11 6 (2.63%) CCNP
11 6 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.75%) ACSP
12 4 (1.75%) CCIE
12 4 (1.75%) CEH
12 4 (1.75%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.88%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.51%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 147 (64.47%) Active Directory
2 40 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.19%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.19%) DFS Replication
5 5 (2.19%) vSphere
6 4 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.88%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.88%) XenApp
7 2 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.88%) UAG
7 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (17.11%) SCCM
2 29 (12.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 25 (10.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 23 (10.09%) Netcool
5 22 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (3.95%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (3.51%) Unicenter
8 7 (3.07%) SCOM
9 4 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.88%) DameWare
11 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.44%) MOM
11 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 121 (53.07%) Microsoft
2 57 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 48 (21.05%) Oracle
4 43 (18.86%) Citrix
4 43 (18.86%) VMware
5 21 (9.21%) HP
6 20 (8.77%) EMC
7 15 (6.58%) Meridio
8 14 (6.14%) Veritas
9 13 (5.70%) Cisco
10 11 (4.82%) Apple
11 6 (2.63%) IBM
12 5 (2.19%) Lotus
12 5 (2.19%) Symantec
13 4 (1.75%) McAfee
13 4 (1.75%) Sage
13 4 (1.75%) NetApp
13 4 (1.75%) Aruba
13 4 (1.75%) Acronis
13 4 (1.75%) MobileIron
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