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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 15 50
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 76 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 14.53% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 33.93% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
90 224 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.79% 42.83% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 86
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco