The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 35 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.54% 1.23% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.23% 3.75% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +14.63%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 80 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.17% 32.79% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 81 69 55
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Farnborough

Windows XP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Vista
4 13 (65.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (65.00%) CRM
5 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (35.00%) Internet
10 5 (25.00%) Service Management
10 5 (25.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (20.00%) German Language
12 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (15.00%) SLA

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Technical Support
4 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Vista
3 13 (65.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) CRM
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft