The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 62 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.68% 1.68% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 7.45% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 19
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
206 161 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.89% 22.58% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 180 147 229
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 8 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
Kegworth - 9 - -
Leicester +7 6 £25,000 +2.04%
Coalville - 1 £35,000 -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
4 12 (75.00%) Windows 8
4 12 (75.00%) MS Office
5 10 (62.50%) Apple iOS
5 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (56.25%) Blackberry
6 9 (56.25%) Citrix
6 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) Legal
6 9 (56.25%) Migration
6 9 (56.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) Office 365
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) MCTS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (75.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 10 (62.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
1 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) MCTS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) VMware