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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 38 24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - 0.66% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.61% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £19,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.36%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
122 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 42.96% 40.79% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 48 52
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
6 6 (54.55%) HP
7 5 (45.45%) Dell
7 5 (45.45%) EMC
7 5 (45.45%) 3G
7 5 (45.45%) SS7
7 5 (45.45%) Oracle
7 5 (45.45%) GPRS
7 5 (45.45%) GSM
7 5 (45.45%) PSTN
7 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
7 5 (45.45%) LTE
7 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
8 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 3 (27.27%) MS Office
9 3 (27.27%) Citrix
10 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) 3G
2 5 (45.45%) SS7
2 5 (45.45%) GPRS
2 5 (45.45%) GSM
2 5 (45.45%) PSTN
2 5 (45.45%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Office Automation
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Websense
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco