The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.86% 6.49% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.31% 20.00% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 7
Average salary £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £17,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £37,750 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 170 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.08% 32.44% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 134 147 111
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows XP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -10 4 £23,000 +35.29%
Wimborne - 1 - -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) vSphere
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Mitel
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) SAN
9 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) SLA
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (11.11%) DNS
10 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (11.11%) NHS
10 2 (11.11%) WAN
10 2 (11.11%) DHCP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Telemarketer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Mitel
4 1 (5.56%) LANDesk