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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 37 37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.65% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.09% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £19,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
28 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 24.14% 7.19% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 38
Average salary £30,000 £19,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -57.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco