The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 43 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 20 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.94% 1.21% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 4.62% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Average salary £41,250 £21,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.65% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £17,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £25,950 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 130 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.25% 26.32% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 114 96
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 4 £49,000 - 1
Preston - 4 £20,500 -
Burnley - 2 £40,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £20,000 -
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
4 18 (62.07%) MS Office
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
7 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (44.83%) Office 365
8 12 (41.38%) Windows Vista
8 12 (41.38%) VMware
8 12 (41.38%) VoIP
9 11 (37.93%) DHCP
9 11 (37.93%) DNS
9 11 (37.93%) Internet
10 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
10 10 (34.48%) SLA
11 9 (31.03%) Life Science
11 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
11 9 (31.03%) DECT
11 9 (31.03%) iSCSI
11 9 (31.03%) NAS
11 9 (31.03%) MCSE
11 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
11 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
11 9 (31.03%) Resource Management
11 9 (31.03%) Performance Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.90%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (62.07%) MS Office
2 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) VoIP
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
2 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) Internet
3 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
4 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (31.03%) DECT
4 9 (31.03%) iSCSI
4 9 (31.03%) NAS
5 7 (24.14%) LAN
6 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 3 (10.34%) VPN
9 2 (6.90%) PBX
9 2 (6.90%) SAN
10 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) MS Access
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Support Manager
2 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Life Science
2 3 (10.34%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) CCTV
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Vista
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
6 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
9 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
1 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (31.03%) Performance Management
1 9 (31.03%) Software Deployment
1 9 (31.03%) Service Desk Management
1 9 (31.03%) Performance Monitoring
1 9 (31.03%) Resource Management
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCSE
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) XenApp
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 4 (13.79%) Juniper
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Nortel
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus
7 1 (3.45%) Draytek
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare,
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