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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 98 97
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.34% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.17% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 20
Median salary - £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
239 445 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.63% 25.99% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 209 379 374
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Samsung
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EPoS
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Samsung