The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.97% 3.32% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.46% 13.16% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 10
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
Suffolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.36% 25.25% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 61
Average salary £40,000 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Law
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) MCITP
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) MCP
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Posted: 6 days ago