The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 53 73 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.50% 1.06% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 4.03% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 15
Average salary £28,000 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% -5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Windows XP
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 149 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.50% 26.23% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 92 142 94
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) DameWare
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TestPartner
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (25.00%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) DameWare
2 1 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 30000
Posted: 20 hours ago