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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 15 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 92 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.64% 4.91% 9.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.95% 13.43% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 12
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.64%
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
271 201 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 49.01% 36.55% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 122 152
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 21 October 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (71.32%) Active Directory
2 92 (71.32%) Security Cleared
3 75 (58.14%) MS Exchange
4 73 (56.59%) SQL
4 73 (56.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 71 (55.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (55.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (51.94%) DV Cleared
7 66 (51.16%) Fujitsu
8 59 (45.74%) Windows 7
9 58 (44.96%) DNS
10 54 (41.86%) SC Cleared
11 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
12 42 (32.56%) Retail
13 40 (31.01%) Telecoms
13 40 (31.01%) Finance
14 39 (30.23%) Live Communications Server
15 34 (26.36%) Incident Management
15 34 (26.36%) Blackberry
15 34 (26.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 34 (26.36%) Oracle
16 33 (25.58%) High Availability
16 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
16 33 (25.58%) Clustering
17 31 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (23.26%) Software Distribution
18 30 (23.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
18 30 (23.26%) Windows 2000

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 75 (58.14%) MS Exchange
2 73 (56.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (30.23%) Live Communications Server
4 34 (26.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 31 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (23.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 6 (4.65%) IIS
7 6 (4.65%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.88%) IBM Notes
8 5 (3.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.28%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 58 (44.96%) DNS
2 21 (16.28%) DHCP
3 15 (11.63%) LAN
3 15 (11.63%) WAN
3 15 (11.63%) Internet
4 10 (7.75%) SAN
5 2 (1.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.75%) MS Access
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (16.28%) LoadRunner
2 12 (9.30%) SilkPerformer
3 8 (6.20%) MSI
3 8 (6.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.88%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.55%) Selenium
5 2 (1.55%) StarTeam
General
1 42 (32.56%) Retail
2 40 (31.01%) Telecoms
2 40 (31.01%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (64.34%) Support Engineer
2 34 (26.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 34 (26.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 31 (24.03%) Messaging Engineer
3 31 (24.03%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 16 (12.40%) IT Support
5 14 (10.85%) Consultant
5 14 (10.85%) Test Consultant
6 11 (8.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Technician
11 5 (3.88%) Senior IT Support
11 5 (3.88%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.88%) IT Support Technician
12 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.36%) Blackberry
2 33 (25.58%) Clustering
3 22 (17.05%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.75%) Fat Client
4 10 (7.75%) Statistics
4 10 (7.75%) Thin Client
5 9 (6.98%) Replication
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (55.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 71 (55.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (45.74%) Windows 7
4 30 (23.26%) Windows 2000
5 19 (14.73%) Linux
6 14 (10.85%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.30%) UNIX
8 9 (6.98%) Solaris
9 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (3.88%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Incident Management
2 33 (25.58%) High Availability
3 30 (23.26%) Software Distribution
3 30 (23.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (15.50%) Time Management
4 20 (15.50%) Migration
4 20 (15.50%) Regression Testing
4 20 (15.50%) Test Automation
5 17 (13.18%) Test Scripting
6 12 (9.30%) Test Management
7 10 (7.75%) Problem Management
8 9 (6.98%) Release Management
8 9 (6.98%) Validation
8 9 (6.98%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (6.20%) Test Strategy
10 7 (5.43%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.88%) SOA
12 5 (3.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 73 (56.59%) SQL
2 16 (12.40%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.20%) VBScript
3 8 (6.20%) VB
4 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 92 (71.32%) Security Cleared
2 67 (51.94%) DV Cleared
3 54 (41.86%) SC Cleared
4 21 (16.28%) ISEB
4 21 (16.28%) ISTQB
5 11 (8.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 92 (71.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.30%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.98%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (6.20%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.88%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (9.30%) SCCM
2 12 (9.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (7.75%) NetBackup
3 10 (7.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (7.75%) Netcool
3 10 (7.75%) Unicenter
4 8 (6.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (51.16%) Fujitsu
2 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
3 34 (26.36%) Oracle
4 20 (15.50%) VMware
5 16 (12.40%) Citrix
5 16 (12.40%) HP
6 10 (7.75%) Meridio
6 10 (7.75%) EMC
6 10 (7.75%) Veritas
7 9 (6.98%) NetApp
8 5 (3.88%) IBM
8 5 (3.88%) Apple
8 5 (3.88%) Lotus
9 2 (1.55%) Borland
10 1 (0.78%) Capita
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago