The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 70 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 1.18% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 6.25% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £17,000 £25,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 112 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.26% 18.86% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 118 103 111
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
South Wales

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15 - £119 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago