The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 55 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.16% 0.86% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 3.28% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £20,000 £24,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -23.43%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 61 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.69% 26.18% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 59 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) MS Office
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
7 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 3 (21.43%) Remedy
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
1 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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