The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 71 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.52% 0.93% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 3.76% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £18,600 £16,650
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 186 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 30.29% 24.67% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 169 157 257
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,147 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) EPoS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco