The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.65% 0.93% 4.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 4.62% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
Average salary £22,750 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -35.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 33.19% 20.19% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 63 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Suffolk

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Ipswich

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Law
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) MCP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) MS Project
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Project Controller
5 1 (11.11%) Document Controller
5 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint