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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 31 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.12% 1.67% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.75% 6.25% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 10
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,100 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,900 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
80 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.96% 26.78% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 56 64
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) ADSL
3 8 (47.06%) EPoS
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Server
5 6 (35.29%) Retalix
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Remedy
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) ADSL
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) Support Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Retalix
4 2 (11.76%) Remedy