The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.73% 3.31% 7.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.02% 12.77% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 19
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.68% 25.97% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 56
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,950 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Windows XP
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (10.00%) McAfee
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
8 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee