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 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 66 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.07% 2.64% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.87% 11.48% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
Average salary £20,000 £38,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +12.59%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
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
181 122 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.63% 23.02% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 156 115 199
Average salary £42,500 £38,475 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -0.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Law
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) WorkSite
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (22.22%) Document Management
7 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (22.22%) Legal
8 1 (11.11%) VMware
8 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (11.11%) SCCM
8 1 (11.11%) SCOM
8 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (11.11%) SLA
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) Juniper
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WorkSite
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (77.78%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 6 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (66.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support
6 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft