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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.03% 5.74% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 21.05% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 4
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £16,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 57 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.56% 27.27% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 88 56 128
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £16,350 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (81.25%) MS Office
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) XenApp
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 2 (12.50%) Websense
10 2 (12.50%) SAN
10 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (12.50%) VMware
10 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
10 2 (12.50%) vSphere
10 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
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%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
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
2 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Websense
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Vizioncore
4 1 (6.25%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) HP