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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 18 16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 1.92% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
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
14 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 14.14% 15.38% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Lync

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix