The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 96 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 40 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.65% 1.09% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.55% 3.08% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 27
Average salary £25,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
721 779 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.68% 35.23% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 572 619 798
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,120 £56,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +20 29 £17,500 -39.65% 2
Cambridge -8 8 £25,500 -4.67% 1
Chatteris - 2 £17,500 - 1
Huntingdon -11 1 £23,500 -21.66%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
3 40 (57.97%) ITIL
4 39 (56.52%) MS Excel
5 28 (40.58%) Windows 7
6 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
7 18 (26.09%) MS Office
8 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (10.14%) Citrix
10 6 (8.70%) MCP
11 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
11 5 (7.25%) Linux
11 5 (7.25%) MCSE
11 5 (7.25%) VPN
11 5 (7.25%) SLA
11 5 (7.25%) Avaya
11 5 (7.25%) VMware
12 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.80%) UNIX
12 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.80%) Internet
12 4 (5.80%) Symantec
12 4 (5.80%) Remedy
12 4 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
12 4 (5.80%) Nokia
12 4 (5.80%) Apple
12 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (26.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) VPN
2 4 (5.80%) VoIP
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) DMZ
4 1 (1.45%) Intranet
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Support Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Service Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) Help Desk Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Team Leader
4 11 (15.94%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 11 (15.94%) IT Support
5 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.14%) Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) Help Desk Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
10 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
11 2 (2.90%) IT Administrator
11 2 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) UNIX
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) ITIL
2 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
2 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (1.45%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.45%) Migration
4 1 (1.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.45%) Project Management
4 1 (1.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.70%) MCP
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) MCSA
4 4 (5.80%) A+ Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MOS
5 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCDST
6 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.45%) DameWare
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) Avaya
3 5 (7.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Nokia
4 4 (5.80%) Apple
4 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.80%) Symantec
4 4 (5.80%) Remedy
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.45%) Veeam
6 1 (1.45%) FalconStor
6 1 (1.45%) Websense
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + great opportunity
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
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