The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 97 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.44% 1.81% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.46% 5.88% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 32
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% +13.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,955 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
476 493 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.28% 30.74% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 387 462 393
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) DHCP
2 27 (69.23%) DNS
2 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 25 (64.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
6 22 (56.41%) Windows 8
6 22 (56.41%) Windows Vista
7 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
8 19 (48.72%) VMware ESX
9 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
9 18 (46.15%) vSphere
10 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
11 14 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec
12 11 (28.21%) Lync
12 11 (28.21%) LAN
13 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000
13 10 (25.64%) Identity Management
13 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2000
14 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 9 (23.08%) VPN
14 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
14 9 (23.08%) McAfee
15 8 (20.51%) Telecoms

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 14 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (28.21%) Lync
4 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) DHCP
1 27 (69.23%) DNS
2 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 11 (28.21%) LAN
4 9 (23.08%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 4 (10.26%) Firewall
7 3 (7.69%) Intranet
7 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) SMTP
8 2 (5.13%) SAN
8 2 (5.13%) FTP
9 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Support Assistant
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Assistant
5 3 (7.69%) IT Assistant
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows 8
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Vista
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) CentOS
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Identity Management
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) MCP
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.82%) MCTS
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCDST
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (48.72%) VMware ESX
4 18 (46.15%) vSphere
5 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
6 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec
2 7 (17.95%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (17.95%) NetBackup
2 7 (17.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) McAfee
4 7 (17.95%) Symantec
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Juniper
6 3 (7.69%) Dell
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Lotus
7 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.56%) Altiris