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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 85 105
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.83% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.32% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 22
Median salary - £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
289 355 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.35% 25.04% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 311 475
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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