The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 29 42
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 2.76% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £37,500 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.02%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
South 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 Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 71 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.85% 27.95% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 70
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Devon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PC Support
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PC Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PC Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
1 2 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
Honiton, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday