The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 96 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.06% 3.00% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 12.21% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Windows XP
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
354 172 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.85% 24.54% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 318 169 349
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Brighton

Windows XP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (100.00%) MS Office
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 13 (92.86%) Law
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (28.57%) Document Management
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Legal
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 13 (92.86%) Law
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
1 14 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 14 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 14 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 14 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft