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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 37 25
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 3.40% 6.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.58% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 14
Average salary - £22,950 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.55%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
105 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 28.53% 29.32% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 85
Average salary £32,500 £22,950 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.61% -22.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £18,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) IIS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco