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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 77 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.13% 1.51% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 6.25% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Average salary £29,750 £21,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.37% -8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
308 192 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.56% 24.21% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 246 169 332
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,155 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 24 October 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
Tewkesbury +2 5 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Cheltenham -6 5 £29,500 +35.63% 1
Gloucester +2 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) MS Office
3 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
4 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 14 (40.00%) DHCP
7 14 (40.00%) DNS
8 13 (37.14%) VMware
9 12 (34.29%) ITIL
9 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (31.43%) Citrix
11 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 10 (28.57%) LAN
12 9 (25.71%) XenApp
12 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
13 8 (22.86%) WAN
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (17.14%) Finance
14 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco
14 6 (17.14%) Structured Cabling
14 6 (17.14%) vSphere
15 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (14.29%) Firewall
15 5 (14.29%) HTML

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MS Office
2 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DHCP
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
3 6 (17.14%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Technician
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCITP
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) Symantec
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Websense
7 3 (8.57%) Sage
8 1 (2.86%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.86%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago