The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 90 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.57% 2.17% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.84% 6.85% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 5
Average salary £33,750 £24,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.75% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £16,030 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,300 £22,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 292 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.96% 31.70% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 281 245 239
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Gloucester +12 2 £19,000 -19.14%
Cheltenham -23 1 - -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) XenApp
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (11.76%) Network Security
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) WCF
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) WCF
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Websense
5 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.88%) HP