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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 50 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.76% 3.41% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 10.23% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
90 176 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.73% 33.33% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 71 126 111
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
3 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
4 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
5 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (51.61%) DNS
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Live Communications Server
7 15 (48.39%) Fujitsu
7 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
8 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
8 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (41.94%) Clustering
9 13 (41.94%) Blackberry
9 13 (41.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (41.94%) SQL
9 13 (41.94%) High Availability
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (35.48%) DHCP
11 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
12 9 (29.03%) SCCM
13 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
13 8 (25.81%) Citrix
13 8 (25.81%) SAN
14 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (19.35%) EdgeSight
15 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
15 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
15 6 (19.35%) iSCSI

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
2 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Live Communications Server
4 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (41.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
4 6 (19.35%) iSCSI
4 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) MS Access
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Messaging Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (29.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Blackberry
1 13 (41.94%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
3 6 (19.35%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.23%) RMADS
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) CESG
5 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) High Availability
2 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Release Management
4 5 (16.13%) Time Management
4 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Software Distribution
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
3 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) CCA
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
2 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
3 5 (16.13%) XenServer
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) EdgeSight
3 2 (6.45%) Unicenter
3 2 (6.45%) Netcool
3 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (48.39%) Fujitsu
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) AppSense
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) Meridio
5 2 (6.45%) Veritas