The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 38 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.61% 4.88% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 15.38% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £19,500 £22,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Windows XP
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 65 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.10% 31.71% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 115
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Sage
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Sage
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds