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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 52 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.96% 4.87% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 13.10% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
214 84 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 57.53% 37.17% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 207 79 59
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (86.67%) Windows 8
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Vista
4 11 (73.33%) CRM
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) IPsec
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) MCSE
7 2 (13.33%) MCSA
7 2 (13.33%) MCDST
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) CCENT
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) IPsec
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 8
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Vista
3 11 (73.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCDST
1 2 (13.33%) CCENT
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware