The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 60 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 33 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.46% 3.03% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.80% 13.92% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £32,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
223 158 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.35% 21.79% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 213 134 145
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 10 £23,250 -28.46%
Lutterworth - 9 £32,000 - 1
Coalville - 1 £19,000 -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (75.00%) Windows Vista
4 34 (65.38%) SQL
5 33 (63.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (51.92%) Degree
6 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (44.23%) Automated Testing
7 23 (44.23%) Cyber Security
7 23 (44.23%) Biometrics
7 23 (44.23%) Smartcard
7 23 (44.23%) Identity Management
7 23 (44.23%) Finance
8 22 (42.31%) Mobile App
9 18 (34.62%) TickIT
9 18 (34.62%) ISO 9001
10 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
11 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
12 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (17.31%) VMware
15 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (13.46%) Retail
16 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
17 6 (11.54%) IIS
17 6 (11.54%) HP
17 6 (11.54%) DNS
17 6 (11.54%) Firewall

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.54%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) DHCP
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) NetScreen
5 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.92%) NAS
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (5.77%) TestPartner
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Test Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Tester
3 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) Software Tester
5 4 (7.69%) Customer Service Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Server Support
6 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (1.92%) Support Technician
8 1 (1.92%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) Classic ASP
1 3 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Biometrics
1 23 (44.23%) Smartcard
2 22 (42.31%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (75.00%) Windows Vista
4 33 (63.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Identity Management
2 23 (44.23%) Automated Testing
2 23 (44.23%) Cyber Security
3 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
3 5 (9.62%) Manual Testing
4 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 4 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.77%) System Testing
5 3 (5.77%) SEO
5 3 (5.77%) Scrum
6 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL
6 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Time Management
6 1 (1.92%) Network Management
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) MCTS
5 1 (1.92%) CCA
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) VCAP
5 1 (1.92%) CCEE
5 1 (1.92%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) ISO 9001
1 18 (34.62%) TickIT
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, West Midlands
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 5 days ago