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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.52% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
46 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 34.85% 20.13% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 34
Average salary £31,500 £20,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.80% -44.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £17,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco