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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 111 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.64% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 2.73% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 22
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £15,550 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
497 476 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.69% 23.59% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 431 407 377
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Vista
8 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 10 (31.25%) DHCP
9 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) Windows 2000
9 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (28.13%) vSphere
9 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (25.00%) MS Office
10 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 6 (18.75%) Firewall
11 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.75%) Symantec
11 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
12 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (15.63%) WorkSite
12 5 (15.63%) Lync
12 5 (15.63%) McAfee
12 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (15.63%) WorkSite
3 5 (15.63%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) DHCP
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.63%) Law
1 5 (15.63%) Legal
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) IT Support
3 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support Assistant
6 3 (9.38%) IT Assistant
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Support Assistant
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Vista
6 9 (28.13%) Windows 2000
7 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.50%) Android
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.13%) Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
1 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Practice Management
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCDST
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) vSphere
3 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Symantec
4 5 (15.63%) McAfee
4 5 (15.63%) Avaya
5 4 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Polycom
6 1 (3.13%) LexisNexis