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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.57% 2.88% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 12.82% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Average salary £19,500 £42,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.11% +78.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £25,550 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £55,000 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
73 117 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.98% 22.50% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55 101 85
Average salary £28,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
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 10 February 2016. 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
Blackpool - 1 £20,500 - 1
Preston - 1 £18,500 -
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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