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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 111 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 1.29% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.56% 5.33% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 21
Average salary £40,000 £21,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.90% -37.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
449 413 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.04% 24.12% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 397 353 349
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 13 (34.21%) MS Office
5 12 (31.58%) MCP
5 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (28.95%) VMware
6 11 (28.95%) Windows Vista
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.05%) vSphere
9 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (18.42%) VPN
10 7 (18.42%) DNS
10 7 (18.42%) DHCP
11 6 (15.79%) LAN
11 6 (15.79%) WAN
11 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
11 6 (15.79%) MCSE
11 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
11 6 (15.79%) MCDST
11 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2000

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.89%) Lync
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.89%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.42%) VPN
2 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
1 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Desktop Support
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Vista
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Identity Management
2 3 (7.89%) Project Management
2 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Change Management
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) MCP
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.79%) MCSE
2 6 (15.79%) MCDST
3 5 (13.16%) MCSA
3 5 (13.16%) CCA
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) MCTS
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) vSphere
3 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) McAfee
4 4 (10.53%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
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