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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 89 110 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.34% 0.47% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 1.70% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £18,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
261 353 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.66% 27.41% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 226 320 187
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) GSM
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) VC++
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) QNX
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) CPLD
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VC++
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) QNX
3 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (16.67%) Altera