The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 61 52 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 24 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.70% 3.97% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.48% 14.10% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 13
Average salary £24,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £16,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 234 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.11% 28.16% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 266 210 388
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 12 £23,500 +4.44%
Gloucester -10 5 £22,500 -7.21%
Cirencester +24 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) MS Office
3 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
5 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
6 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
8 12 (30.77%) LAN
8 12 (30.77%) DHCP
8 12 (30.77%) DNS
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) WAN
10 10 (25.64%) Citrix
10 10 (25.64%) ITIL
11 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
13 6 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (15.38%) XenApp
14 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (12.82%) vSphere
14 5 (12.82%) Service Management
14 5 (12.82%) IIS
14 5 (12.82%) HTML
15 4 (10.26%) Cisco
15 4 (10.26%) HP
15 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (79.49%) MS Office
2 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) LAN
1 12 (30.77%) DHCP
1 12 (30.77%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (25.64%) WAN
4 6 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (10.26%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) Internet
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Support Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) IT Support
4 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Technician
9 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
9 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Handset
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
2 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCITP
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) XenApp
4 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) Symantec
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Sage
6 2 (5.13%) Websense
7 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.56%) Vizioncore
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds