The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 24 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 49 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.46% 3.54% 9.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.26% 11.97% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 21
Average salary £26,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 142 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 39.00% 29.58% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 128 79 173
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows XP
Berkshire

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 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (69.84%) MS Exchange
3 43 (68.25%) Security Cleared
4 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 41 (65.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (60.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (58.73%) SQL
7 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (57.14%) DNS
8 36 (57.14%) DV Cleared
9 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
10 29 (46.03%) SC Cleared
10 29 (46.03%) Fujitsu
11 26 (41.27%) MS Excel
12 22 (34.92%) Windows 2000
13 21 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (33.33%) Retail
13 21 (33.33%) Software Distribution
14 19 (30.16%) Telecoms
14 19 (30.16%) Finance
14 19 (30.16%) Blackberry
14 19 (30.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 18 (28.57%) Live Communications Server
15 18 (28.57%) Incident Management
16 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
16 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (23.81%) High Availability
17 15 (23.81%) Clustering
18 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Software

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (69.84%) MS Exchange
2 41 (65.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 19 (30.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 18 (28.57%) Live Communications Server
6 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (7.94%) IBM Notes
7 5 (7.94%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (4.76%) IIS
9 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (41.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
3 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) DNS
2 10 (15.87%) Internet
3 9 (14.29%) DHCP
4 6 (9.52%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) WAN
6 3 (4.76%) Firewall
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
7 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.17%) SSL
7 2 (3.17%) HTTP
7 2 (3.17%) VLAN
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MS Access
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MSI
1 5 (7.94%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.76%) SilkPerformer
2 3 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
General
1 21 (33.33%) Retail
2 19 (30.16%) Telecoms
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Support Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Messaging Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.17%) Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Test Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) IT Support
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Blackberry
2 15 (23.81%) Clustering
3 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.94%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.94%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.35%) Statistics
6 2 (3.17%) Firmware
7 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (60.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (34.92%) Windows 2000
5 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
6 10 (15.87%) Linux
7 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX
10 2 (3.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 18 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 15 (23.81%) High Availability
4 11 (17.46%) Time Management
5 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
9 3 (4.76%) Test Management
10 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Validation
10 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) VBScript
3 5 (7.94%) VB
4 2 (3.17%) C#
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (68.25%) Security Cleared
2 36 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 29 (46.03%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.94%) ISEB
5 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.17%) CCSP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNP
6 2 (3.17%) CCIP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (6.35%) Unicenter
3 4 (6.35%) Netcool
3 4 (6.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (6.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) Fujitsu
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle
4 11 (17.46%) VMware
5 10 (15.87%) Citrix
6 5 (7.94%) Veritas
6 5 (7.94%) Lotus
6 5 (7.94%) Apple
6 5 (7.94%) IBM
6 5 (7.94%) HP
7 4 (6.35%) EMC
7 4 (6.35%) Meridio
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco
9 2 (3.17%) NetApp
10 1 (1.59%) Dell KACE
10 1 (1.59%) Capita
10 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
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