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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 57 59 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 28 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.15% 3.29% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.03% 11.20% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 18
Average salary £23,500 £29,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.33% +0.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £16,000 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.77%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
310 250 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.91% 29.41% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 261 224 365
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
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 11 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 11 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 13 £23,500 +4.44%
Gloucester -6 6 £22,000 -
Cirencester +27 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) MS Office
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
5 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
6 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
8 13 (31.71%) VMware
8 13 (31.71%) LAN
8 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (29.27%) DHCP
9 12 (29.27%) DNS
10 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
10 11 (26.83%) WAN
10 11 (26.83%) ITIL
11 10 (24.39%) Citrix
12 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
13 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
14 6 (14.63%) Structured Cabling
14 6 (14.63%) XenApp
14 6 (14.63%) Service Management
15 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
15 5 (12.20%) SAN
15 5 (12.20%) IIS
15 5 (12.20%) HTML
15 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (12.20%) vSphere
16 4 (9.76%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.20%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (78.05%) MS Office
2 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) LAN
2 12 (29.27%) DHCP
2 12 (29.27%) DNS
3 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (12.20%) SAN
6 4 (9.76%) Internet
6 4 (9.76%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Support Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) IT Support
4 8 (19.51%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
6 5 (12.20%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Technician
9 2 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) Handset
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Service Management
3 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.32%) Network Management
4 3 (7.32%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 1 (2.44%) ERP
6 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.44%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) VBA
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) XenApp
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) Sage
6 2 (4.88%) Websense
7 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.44%) Vizioncore
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds