The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 23 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.80% 0.97% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 5.56% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £26,000 £20,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% -54.44%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Windows XP
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 39.64% 17.48% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 12
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Gatwick

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++/CLI
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (25.00%) IBM