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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.51% 2.06% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 6.59% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £24,500 £21,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £20,200 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,200 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
238 167 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.47% 31.21% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 221 149 129
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £45,000
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 3 March 2015. 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 -11 2 £26,000 +30.00%
Bournemouth -33 1 £19,500 -30.35% 1
Dorchester - 1 £23,000 -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 2 (22.22%) Toshiba
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (11.11%) Banking
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
8 1 (11.11%) AS400
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) IBM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) IT Support
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Toshiba
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
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