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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 108 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 1.44% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.48% 5.95% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 28
Average salary £27,750 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £19,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
489 437 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.18% 24.13% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 393 382
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
4 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) MS Office
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 11 (29.73%) ITIL
7 11 (29.73%) DHCP
7 11 (29.73%) DNS
7 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (27.03%) VMware
9 9 (24.32%) Citrix
9 9 (24.32%) LAN
9 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
9 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
10 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
11 7 (18.92%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Vista
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) SQL
12 6 (16.22%) WAN
13 5 (13.51%) VPN
13 5 (13.51%) IIS
13 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
13 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) WorkSite
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (29.73%) DHCP
2 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 9 (24.32%) LAN
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
5 5 (13.51%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 2 (5.41%) FTP
7 2 (5.41%) SMTP
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Technical Support
2 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Support Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) IT Support
3 6 (16.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Support Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Support Assistant
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Assistant
6 3 (8.11%) IT Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) IVR
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Vista
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) Service Management
3 1 (2.70%) ITSM
3 1 (2.70%) Data Security
3 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.70%) Use Case
3 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) DameWare
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Nortel
6 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago