The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.23% 2.40% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.75% 8.93% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £23,500 £20,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.63% -37.40%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.88%
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 32.79% 26.92% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69 55 58
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Hampshire

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 24 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (42.86%) WSUS
5 3 (42.86%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (28.57%) Sophos
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe