The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 13 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 11.88% 5.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 11.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £20,000 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Windows XP
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Operating Systems Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 33.66% 43.43% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 11
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -24.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Brentwood region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Brentwood

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) vSphere
3 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 6 (33.33%) VLAN
3 6 (33.33%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 6 (33.33%) VLAN
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) IT Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) IT Support
2 11 (61.11%) Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Help Desk Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (33.33%) Support Technician
4 6 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
4 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support Technician
4 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix
1 6 (33.33%) VMware