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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 15 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 91 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.82% 4.83% 9.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.99% 14.04% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 26
Average salary £26,000 £31,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.80% -0.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £38,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
246 178 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.47% 34.36% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 179
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (72.12%) Security Cleared
3 68 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 66 (63.46%) MS Exchange
5 64 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 62 (59.62%) SQL
7 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (54.81%) DV Cleared
9 56 (53.85%) Fujitsu
10 49 (47.12%) DNS
11 45 (43.27%) Microsoft
12 44 (42.31%) SC Cleared
13 43 (41.35%) Windows 7
14 37 (35.58%) Retail
15 35 (33.65%) Telecoms
15 35 (33.65%) Finance
16 34 (32.69%) Live Communications Server
16 34 (32.69%) Incident Management
17 33 (31.73%) MS Excel
18 29 (27.88%) Blackberry
18 29 (27.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 28 (26.92%) Oracle
20 27 (25.96%) Windows 2000
20 27 (25.96%) Disaster Recovery
20 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
20 27 (25.96%) Clustering
20 27 (25.96%) High Availability
20 27 (25.96%) Software Distribution
21 26 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (63.46%) MS Exchange
2 64 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 34 (32.69%) Live Communications Server
4 29 (27.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 26 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.81%) IBM Notes
7 5 (4.81%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (31.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.35%) MS Office
3 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (47.12%) DNS
2 17 (16.35%) DHCP
3 15 (14.42%) Internet
4 10 (9.62%) SAN
5 9 (8.65%) LAN
5 9 (8.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.62%) MS Access
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) LoadRunner
2 10 (9.62%) SilkPerformer
3 6 (5.77%) MSI
3 6 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.88%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 37 (35.58%) Retail
2 35 (33.65%) Telecoms
2 35 (33.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (65.38%) Support Engineer
2 27 (25.96%) 2nd Line Support
2 27 (25.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 25 (24.04%) Messaging Engineer
3 25 (24.04%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) IT Support
5 8 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (7.69%) Consultant
6 7 (6.73%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Support Technician
8 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Technician
8 5 (4.81%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (2.88%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) .NET
1 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.88%) Blackberry
2 27 (25.96%) Clustering
3 22 (21.15%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (9.62%) Statistics
4 10 (9.62%) Fat Client
4 10 (9.62%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.92%) Firmware
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (41.35%) Windows 7
4 27 (25.96%) Windows 2000
5 17 (16.35%) Linux
6 10 (9.62%) UNIX
6 10 (9.62%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.73%) Solaris
8 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) Incident Management
2 27 (25.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (25.96%) High Availability
2 27 (25.96%) Software Distribution
3 20 (19.23%) Time Management
4 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
4 14 (13.46%) Regression Testing
4 14 (13.46%) Migration
5 11 (10.58%) Test Scripting
6 10 (9.62%) Test Management
6 10 (9.62%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 7 (6.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.73%) Validation
9 5 (4.81%) ITIL
9 5 (4.81%) SOA
9 5 (4.81%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.62%) SQL
2 16 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.77%) VBScript
3 6 (5.77%) VB
4 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 75 (72.12%) Security Cleared
2 57 (54.81%) DV Cleared
3 44 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 15 (14.42%) ISEB
4 15 (14.42%) ISTQB
5 9 (8.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 68 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.62%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.73%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.81%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (9.62%) Unicenter
2 10 (9.62%) Netcool
2 10 (9.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (9.62%) NetBackup
2 10 (9.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (5.77%) SCCM
3 6 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (53.85%) Fujitsu
2 45 (43.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.92%) Oracle
4 16 (15.38%) Citrix
4 16 (15.38%) VMware
5 14 (13.46%) HP
6 10 (9.62%) EMC
6 10 (9.62%) Veritas
6 10 (9.62%) Meridio
7 7 (6.73%) NetApp
8 5 (4.81%) Lotus
8 5 (4.81%) Apple
8 5 (4.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.96%) Capita
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago