The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 26 45 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 55 18 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.17% 4.09% 12.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.07% 9.84% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +21.15%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
274 183 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.67% 41.59% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 105 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 113 (76.35%) Active Directory
3 102 (68.92%) Security Cleared
4 83 (56.08%) MS Exchange
5 81 (54.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 79 (53.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (52.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 74 (50.00%) SQL
9 72 (48.65%) Windows 7
10 70 (47.30%) Fujitsu
10 70 (47.30%) DV Cleared
11 64 (43.24%) DNS
12 58 (39.19%) SC Cleared
13 48 (32.43%) Live Communications Server
14 47 (31.76%) Microsoft
15 42 (28.38%) Oracle
16 40 (27.03%) Blackberry
16 40 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 40 (27.03%) Telecoms
16 40 (27.03%) Clustering
16 40 (27.03%) High Availability
17 39 (26.35%) Retail
18 38 (25.68%) Finance
19 37 (25.00%) SQL Server
19 37 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 35 (23.65%) Incident Management
21 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
22 28 (18.92%) Windows 2000
22 28 (18.92%) DHCP
22 28 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 83 (56.08%) MS Exchange
2 81 (54.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 48 (32.43%) Live Communications Server
4 40 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 37 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 6 (4.05%) IIS
7 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.38%) IBM Notes
8 5 (3.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.22%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 64 (43.24%) DNS
2 28 (18.92%) DHCP
3 20 (13.51%) LAN
3 20 (13.51%) WAN
4 13 (8.78%) SAN
4 13 (8.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) MS Access
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (17.57%) LoadRunner
2 12 (8.11%) SilkPerformer
3 8 (5.41%) MSI
3 8 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.38%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.35%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 40 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 39 (26.35%) Retail
3 38 (25.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 93 (62.84%) Support Engineer
2 42 (28.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 42 (28.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 38 (25.68%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 38 (25.68%) Messaging Engineer
4 20 (13.51%) Consultant
5 19 (12.84%) Test Consultant
6 16 (10.81%) IT Support
7 11 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.76%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.38%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.38%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.38%) IT Support Technician
11 5 (3.38%) Senior IT Support
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) .NET
1 1 (0.68%) COM
1 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.03%) Blackberry
1 40 (27.03%) Clustering
2 20 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (11.49%) Replication
4 13 (8.78%) Statistics
4 13 (8.78%) Fat Client
4 13 (8.78%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.35%) RMADS
5 2 (1.35%) CESG
5 2 (1.35%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (53.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (52.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (48.65%) Windows 7
5 28 (18.92%) Windows 2000
6 18 (12.16%) Linux
7 15 (10.14%) Windows 8
8 14 (9.46%) UNIX
9 11 (7.43%) Solaris
10 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (3.38%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.38%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.03%) High Availability
2 35 (23.65%) Incident Management
3 28 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (18.92%) Software Distribution
4 24 (16.22%) Test Automation
4 24 (16.22%) Regression Testing
4 24 (16.22%) Migration
5 21 (14.19%) Test Scripting
5 21 (14.19%) Time Management
6 17 (11.49%) Release Management
7 13 (8.78%) Problem Management
8 12 (8.11%) Test Management
9 9 (6.08%) Validation
9 9 (6.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (4.73%) Performance Management
10 7 (4.73%) Test Strategy
11 6 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 74 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.41%) VBScript
3 8 (5.41%) VB
4 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 102 (68.92%) Security Cleared
2 70 (47.30%) DV Cleared
3 58 (39.19%) SC Cleared
4 26 (17.57%) ISEB
4 26 (17.57%) ISTQB
5 11 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 113 (76.35%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.08%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.38%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (17.57%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (10.81%) SCCM
3 15 (10.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (8.78%) NetBackup
4 13 (8.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 13 (8.78%) Unicenter
4 13 (8.78%) Netcool
5 8 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (47.30%) Fujitsu
2 47 (31.76%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.38%) Oracle
4 20 (13.51%) VMware
5 19 (12.84%) HP
5 19 (12.84%) Citrix
6 13 (8.78%) Veritas
6 13 (8.78%) EMC
6 13 (8.78%) Meridio
7 9 (6.08%) NetApp
8 5 (3.38%) Lotus
8 5 (3.38%) IBM
8 5 (3.38%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.38%) Apple
9 2 (1.35%) Borland
10 1 (0.68%) Capita
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