The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 42 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.26% 6.28% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.38% 26.09% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Average salary £29,500 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £16,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Windows XP
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 46 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.78% 24.08% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 46 117
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) MS Office
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) WAN
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) XenApp
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (12.50%) SQL
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
11 2 (12.50%) Websense
11 2 (12.50%) Service Management
11 2 (12.50%) Firewall

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DHCP
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
6 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 1 (6.25%) Vizioncore
5 1 (6.25%) Sage
5 1 (6.25%) HP
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