The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 98 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 1.11% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 3.21% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 21
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Windows XP
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
386 623 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.79% 34.50% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 343 509 519
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows XP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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