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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 30 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 43 12 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.72% 3.14% 12.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.22% 8.05% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
236 149 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.37% 39.01% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 157 87 106
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (81.75%) Active Directory
3 91 (72.22%) Security Cleared
4 78 (61.90%) MS Exchange
5 72 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 69 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (53.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (50.79%) SQL
9 63 (50.00%) Fujitsu
10 60 (47.62%) DV Cleared
11 59 (46.83%) Windows 7
12 55 (43.65%) SC Cleared
13 54 (42.86%) DNS
14 42 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
15 35 (27.78%) Clustering
15 35 (27.78%) Telecoms
15 35 (27.78%) High Availability
16 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
16 33 (26.19%) Finance
16 33 (26.19%) Retail
17 31 (24.60%) Blackberry
17 31 (24.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 31 (24.60%) Oracle
18 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
18 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
19 27 (21.43%) Incident Management
20 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
20 26 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
20 26 (20.63%) Windows 2000
20 26 (20.63%) Software Distribution

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 78 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 72 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 42 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
4 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (24.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 5 (3.97%) IIS
7 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Office
2 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 54 (42.86%) DNS
2 25 (19.84%) DHCP
3 17 (13.49%) LAN
3 17 (13.49%) WAN
4 15 (11.90%) SAN
5 7 (5.56%) Internet
6 4 (3.17%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.17%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 9 (7.14%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (3.97%) WinRunner
3 5 (3.97%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.38%) MSI
5 2 (1.59%) StarTeam
General
1 35 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 33 (26.19%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (65.87%) Support Engineer
2 35 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 35 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 32 (25.40%) Messaging Engineer
4 31 (24.60%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 18 (14.29%) Consultant
6 17 (13.49%) Test Consultant
7 15 (11.90%) IT Support
8 11 (8.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (7.14%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.97%) IT Support Technician
11 5 (3.97%) Senior IT Support
11 5 (3.97%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) Senior Technician
12 4 (3.17%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.78%) Clustering
2 31 (24.60%) Blackberry
3 21 (16.67%) Replication
4 12 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (8.73%) Fat Client
5 11 (8.73%) Statistics
5 11 (8.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.59%) CESG
6 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.59%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 126 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 67 (53.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (46.83%) Windows 7
5 26 (20.63%) Windows 2000
6 11 (8.73%) UNIX
7 9 (7.14%) Solaris
7 9 (7.14%) Linux
7 9 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.97%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.78%) High Availability
2 27 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 26 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (20.63%) Software Distribution
4 21 (16.67%) Release Management
5 19 (15.08%) Regression Testing
5 19 (15.08%) Test Automation
5 19 (15.08%) Migration
6 17 (13.49%) Test Scripting
7 14 (11.11%) Time Management
8 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
9 9 (7.14%) Test Management
10 7 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (5.56%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.56%) Validation
11 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.97%) SOA
11 5 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (3.17%) Coaching
12 4 (3.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.79%) SQL
2 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.38%) VBScript
3 3 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 60 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 55 (43.65%) SC Cleared
4 21 (16.67%) ISEB
4 21 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 7 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.17%) CCA
6 4 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (81.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.17%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.17%) vSphere
5 4 (3.17%) XenApp
5 4 (3.17%) XenServer
5 4 (3.17%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (11.90%) SCCM
3 13 (10.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (8.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 11 (8.73%) NetBackup
4 11 (8.73%) Netcool
4 11 (8.73%) Unicenter
5 4 (3.17%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.17%) SCOM
6 3 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 31 (24.60%) Oracle
3 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.70%) HP
4 16 (12.70%) Citrix
4 16 (12.70%) VMware
5 11 (8.73%) Meridio
5 11 (8.73%) Veritas
5 11 (8.73%) EMC
6 7 (5.56%) NetApp
7 5 (3.97%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.17%) Cisco
8 4 (3.17%) AppSense
9 2 (1.59%) Borland
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