The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 118 100 122
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 1.40% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 3.67% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 7
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,529 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
592 762 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.60% 38.00% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 508 649 741
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (23.08%) McAfee
8 3 (23.08%) Lotus
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (15.38%) Marketing
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (15.38%) Android

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB6
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Motorola
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya