The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.15% 0.60% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 1.79% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £25,000 £14,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -30.95%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 29.89% 33.33% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 11
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +61.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bolton

Windows XP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
Bolton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + shift + bens
Posted: 22 days ago