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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 78 62 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 19 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.82% 2.44% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 7.84% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 10
Average salary £30,250 £24,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.74% -25.38%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -5.45%
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
392 306 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.48% 31.13% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 314 273 275
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -13 11 £35,500 +54.34% 1
Cheltenham 0 1 £21,500 -8.51% 2
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
5 14 (58.33%) VMware
6 12 (50.00%) SAN
7 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
8 10 (41.67%) Citrix
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (37.50%) Linux
10 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 8 (33.33%) MS Office
11 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
11 7 (29.17%) 3G
12 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (25.00%) HP
12 6 (25.00%) DHCP
13 5 (20.83%) GPRS
13 5 (20.83%) GSM
13 5 (20.83%) PSTN
13 5 (20.83%) Dell
13 5 (20.83%) EMC
13 5 (20.83%) Oracle
13 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
13 5 (20.83%) SS7

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) 3G
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) GPRS
4 5 (20.83%) GSM
4 5 (20.83%) PSTN
4 5 (20.83%) SS7
4 5 (20.83%) LTE
5 3 (12.50%) Intranet
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) Bluetooth
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support
2 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) EMC
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Websense
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) IronPort
6 3 (12.50%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (20%), Pension etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago