The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 12 7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 8.33% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.67% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £18,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average 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 Cumbria region.

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 25.71% 50.00% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -22.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Cumbria

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software
2 2 (40.00%) VMware