The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.33% 1.14% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.55% 2.19% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £23,000 £30,375 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.27% +51.87%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.88%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 137 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.81% 51.89% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 91 112
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Gloucestershire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds