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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 197 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 84 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 1.55% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.29% 6.31% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 65
Median salary £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £47,750 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
1393 1331 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.82% 24.55% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1030 1232
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -30 6 £23,000 -1.79%
Slough +3 4 £29,000 +28.88%
Thatcham - 4 £26,500 -
Bracknell -22 3 £26,500 -31.61% 1
Wokingham -17 1 £26,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (47.06%) MS Office
7 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
8 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (32.35%) Windows 8
9 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
10 9 (26.47%) VMware
11 8 (23.53%) Degree
11 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) SLA
12 7 (20.59%) DHCP
12 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
12 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (20.59%) Office 365
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Vista
13 6 (17.65%) LAN
13 6 (17.65%) WAN
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.65%) MCP
14 5 (14.71%) VPN
14 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (14.71%) Internet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) Internet
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
5 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
6 3 (8.82%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.88%) SAN
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) 2nd Line Support
1 13 (38.24%) Support Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) IT Support
3 10 (29.41%) IT Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Desktop Support
4 8 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (17.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Support Specialist
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 11 (32.35%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.88%) Android
7 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Security
5 1 (2.94%) Password Management
5 1 (2.94%) Presales
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) QMS
5 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) MCP
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.76%) MCITP
4 4 (11.76%) MCSE
5 3 (8.82%) MOS
6 2 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.88%) GNVQ
6 2 (5.88%) MCSA
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (8.82%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) XenServer
5 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) Acronis
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy