The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 40 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.32% 2.56% 6.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 9.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Average salary £20,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
Windows XP
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 77 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.32% 28.21% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 52
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Trainee
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware