The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 28 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.33% 0.74% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 3.70% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £21,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.67% 19.85% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 14
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Windows XP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade