The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 140 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 1.72% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.07% 4.94% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 40 27
Average salary £27,750 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
747 971 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.51% 34.85% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 614 844 937
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 £27,500 £25,250 £25,500
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
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Cambridge -18 7 £29,500 +7.27%
Peterborough -10 1 £26,000 -9.95% 1
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (31.43%) MS Office
6 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 8 (22.86%) ITIL
8 8 (22.86%) LAN
8 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
8 8 (22.86%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) QA
9 7 (20.00%) VPN
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Project Management
10 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
10 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
11 5 (14.29%) Firewall
11 5 (14.29%) Quality Management
11 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (14.29%) LabVIEW
11 5 (14.29%) Scrum
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.29%) C
11 5 (14.29%) C++

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) Internet
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) ISDN
7 1 (2.86%) SNMP
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) IPsec
7 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
3 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) XSLT
2 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) WSDL
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.71%) Android
6 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) NetWare
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Use Case
3 5 (14.29%) Test Management
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 1 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
2 5 (14.29%) C++
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.71%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) NDS
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Lotus
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) McAfee
5 2 (5.71%) Websense
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 2 (5.71%) Sophos
5 2 (5.71%) Motorola
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Novell
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago