The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 111 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 1.23% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% 5.43% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 18
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
469 387 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.58% 22.67% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 413 323 348
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (54.76%) Windows 7
4 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 14 (33.33%) MS Office
6 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Vista
8 11 (26.19%) ITIL
8 11 (26.19%) MCP
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.43%) vSphere
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
10 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.43%) Windows 2000
11 8 (19.05%) DHCP
11 8 (19.05%) DNS
11 8 (19.05%) VMware ESX
11 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (16.67%) McAfee
12 7 (16.67%) VPN
13 6 (14.29%) LAN
13 6 (14.29%) WAN
13 6 (14.29%) Symantec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2000
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.90%) Lync
4 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Office
2 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) DHCP
3 7 (16.67%) VPN
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) IT Support
6 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 9 (21.43%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
3 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) Service Management
4 1 (2.38%) Change Management
4 1 (2.38%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) MCP
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCDST
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) MCSA
3 5 (11.90%) CCA
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) vSphere
3 8 (19.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (11.90%) NetBackup
1 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
1 5 (11.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) McAfee
4 6 (14.29%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
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