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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 42 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.50% 4.12% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.40% 13.73% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £35,500 £23,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.34% -22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £23,800 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
131 51 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.72% 30.00% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 46 90
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
6 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (46.67%) Citrix
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (40.00%) HP
9 5 (33.33%) Dell
9 5 (33.33%) EMC
9 5 (33.33%) 3G
9 5 (33.33%) SS7
9 5 (33.33%) GPRS
9 5 (33.33%) GSM
9 5 (33.33%) PSTN
9 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (33.33%) LTE
10 4 (26.67%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) 3G
2 5 (33.33%) SS7
2 5 (33.33%) GPRS
2 5 (33.33%) GSM
2 5 (33.33%) PSTN
2 5 (33.33%) LTE
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) Intranet
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Websense
5 1 (6.67%) IronPort
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR