The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 90 87 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.49% 0.80% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.40% 2.80% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
286 214 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.88% 28.38% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 226 203 176
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 3 - -
Sherborne - 1 £23,500 - 1
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
Sherborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago