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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 83 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.44% 5.91% 4.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 18.37% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 20
Average salary £20,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
250 245 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.75% 32.19% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 188 102
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
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 28 July 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
(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
Poole - 3 £18,000 -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) SalesLogix
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Sage
8 1 (10.00%) Acrobat
8 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
8 1 (10.00%) Apple
8 1 (10.00%) 3G
8 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Telemarketer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
Bournemouth, Dorset
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Teachers Building Society
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum + excellent bens.
Posted: 13 days ago