The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 59 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.98% 0.26% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 0.86% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £21,000 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £23,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £23,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
Windows XP
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 116 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 37.59% 30.45% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 131 98 82
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) MCDST
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Handset
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
5 1 (20.00%) PDA
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Toshiba