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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 67 28 52
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.21% 7.78% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 18.83% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 6
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
168 223 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.93% 41.30% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 167 146 83
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £62,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) EdgeSight
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (66.67%) AppSense
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) NetScaler

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) EdgeSight
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) AppSense
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware