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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 43 53 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 15 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.14% 2.98% 14.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.54% 9.20% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,250 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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
133 163 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.00% 32.34% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 118 126
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £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 17 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (87.14%) Active Directory
3 51 (72.86%) Security Cleared
4 50 (71.43%) MS Exchange
5 44 (62.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 36 (51.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (48.57%) DNS
8 33 (47.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (47.14%) DV Cleared
9 32 (45.71%) SC Cleared
9 32 (45.71%) Fujitsu
10 29 (41.43%) Live Communications Server
10 29 (41.43%) SQL
11 24 (34.29%) Clustering
11 24 (34.29%) High Availability
12 23 (32.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (32.86%) Blackberry
12 23 (32.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (31.43%) Windows 7
14 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
15 19 (27.14%) DHCP
16 16 (22.86%) Release Management
16 16 (22.86%) Replication
17 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
18 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (20.00%) Windows 2000
18 14 (20.00%) SCCM
18 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 14 (20.00%) Software Distribution
19 13 (18.57%) Incident Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 44 (62.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (41.43%) Live Communications Server
4 23 (32.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (32.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) DNS
2 19 (27.14%) DHCP
3 12 (17.14%) SAN
4 6 (8.57%) Wireshark
4 6 (8.57%) iSCSI
4 6 (8.57%) NetScaler
4 6 (8.57%) LAN
4 6 (8.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.43%) MSI
2 1 (1.43%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Messaging Engineer
3 21 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 21 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (27.14%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Technical Support
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.43%) Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Test Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Clustering
2 23 (32.86%) Blackberry
3 16 (22.86%) Replication
4 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.57%) Thin Client
5 6 (8.57%) Statistics
5 6 (8.57%) Fat Client
6 3 (4.29%) RMADS
6 3 (4.29%) CESG
6 3 (4.29%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (51.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (47.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (31.43%) Windows 7
5 14 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.29%) Windows NT
6 3 (4.29%) Solaris
6 3 (4.29%) UNIX
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) High Availability
2 16 (22.86%) Release Management
3 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (20.00%) Software Distribution
4 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.86%) Time Management
6 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Regression Testing
6 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Coaching
7 4 (5.71%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.29%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) CRM
8 3 (4.29%) Security Architecture
8 3 (4.29%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
3 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (72.86%) Security Cleared
2 33 (47.14%) DV Cleared
3 32 (45.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) ISEB
4 6 (8.57%) CCA
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (87.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.57%) XenApp
3 6 (8.57%) XenServer
3 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
3 6 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (8.57%) Unicenter
3 6 (8.57%) SCOM
3 6 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (8.57%) EdgeSight
3 6 (8.57%) Netcool
4 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Fujitsu
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.14%) Oracle
3 12 (17.14%) Citrix
4 6 (8.57%) Veritas
4 6 (8.57%) AppSense
4 6 (8.57%) Meridio
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco
4 6 (8.57%) HP
4 6 (8.57%) EMC
5 5 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Borland