The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 1.83% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 8.31% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 26
Median salary £24,000 £22,625 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.07% -31.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,550 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
Windows XP
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
275 373 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.46% 22.06% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 246 301 357
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nantwich - 2 £24,000 -
Warrington +10 1 £22,000 -6.38%
Runcorn -9 1 - -
Chester - 1 - - 1
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
3 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
4 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
5 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
8 18 (62.07%) MS Office
8 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
8 18 (62.07%) Cisco
8 18 (62.07%) VMware
8 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
9 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
10 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (51.72%) VPN
12 14 (48.28%) DNS
12 14 (48.28%) MCP
12 14 (48.28%) MCSE
12 14 (48.28%) MCSA
12 14 (48.28%) DHCP
12 14 (48.28%) CCNA
12 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (48.28%) MCTS
12 14 (48.28%) MCITP
13 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
14 6 (20.69%) Citrix

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
2 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (62.07%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
2 15 (51.72%) VPN
3 14 (48.28%) DHCP
3 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) Broadband
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) German Language
1 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) IT Support
2 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Support
2 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) IT Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) IT Support Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (10.34%) IT Technician
6 3 (10.34%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
1 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) EPoS
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
4 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (6.90%) Line Management
2 2 (6.90%) Service Management
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) Logistics
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCNA
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (48.28%) MCITP
1 14 (48.28%) MCP
1 14 (48.28%) MCSA
1 14 (48.28%) MCSE
1 14 (48.28%) MCTS
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Apple
4 4 (13.79%) Sophos
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) GFI Software
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Intel Security