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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 116 101 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 30 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.21% 1.49% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.90% 4.46% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 14
Average salary £25,000 £28,984 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.74% -29.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
769 762 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.97% 33.42% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 620 658 750
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Cambridge -8 20 £25,000 -19.35%
Peterborough +3 5 £36,500 +37.73% 4
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows 7
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
4 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) MS Office
6 13 (27.66%) ITIL
7 11 (23.40%) Citrix
8 10 (21.28%) Avaya
9 8 (17.02%) Windows Vista
9 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (17.02%) VMware
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (14.89%) MCP
10 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
11 6 (12.77%) MCSE
11 6 (12.77%) MCSA
11 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
12 5 (10.64%) SLA
12 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (8.51%) iPhone
13 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (8.51%) HP
13 4 (8.51%) Linux
14 3 (6.38%) VoIP
14 3 (6.38%) Oracle
14 3 (6.38%) UNIX
14 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
2 3 (6.38%) VoIP
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Help Desk Administrator
4 10 (21.28%) Support Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) IT Support
6 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
8 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
10 2 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Graduate
10 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.51%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Vista
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Linux
7 3 (6.38%) UNIX
8 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (2.13%) Service Management
3 1 (2.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCP
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.77%) MCSE
2 6 (12.77%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MOS
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) MCDST
4 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Citrix
3 10 (21.28%) Avaya
4 8 (17.02%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Nokia
6 3 (6.38%) Apple
6 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
6 3 (6.38%) Remedy
7 2 (4.26%) Lotus
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago