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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 73 79
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.78% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £21,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.61%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-3.77% +3.92%
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
118 225 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.98% 36.89% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 103 187 162
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco