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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 31 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.19% 3.09% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 14.20% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 6
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £32,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
227 162 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.33% 21.74% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 216 139 136
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 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 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -12 11 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Lutterworth - 6 £32,250 - 2
Coalville - 1 £19,000 -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (72.55%) Windows Vista
4 34 (66.67%) SQL
4 34 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (52.94%) Degree
5 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (47.06%) Cyber Security
6 24 (47.06%) Biometrics
6 24 (47.06%) Smartcard
6 24 (47.06%) Identity Management
6 24 (47.06%) Finance
7 21 (41.18%) Automated Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Mobile App
9 17 (33.33%) TickIT
9 17 (33.33%) ISO 9001
10 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
13 8 (15.69%) IIS
13 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
14 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
14 7 (13.73%) VMware
14 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
15 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (11.76%) Retail
16 5 (9.80%) Firewall

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (15.69%) IIS
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) Lync
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
1 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) NAS
5 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.96%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.96%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) TestPartner
1 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Test Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Tester
3 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
3 6 (11.76%) IT Support
3 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Customer Service Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Server Support
7 2 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) WinForms
1 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Biometrics
1 24 (47.06%) Smartcard
2 20 (39.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (72.55%) Windows Vista
4 34 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Cyber Security
2 24 (47.06%) Identity Management
3 21 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.84%) Requirements Management
5 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
6 3 (5.88%) System Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) SEO
7 1 (1.96%) Time Management
7 1 (1.96%) Network Management
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) MCITP
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) VCAP
5 1 (1.96%) CCEE
5 1 (1.96%) CCIA
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) MCTS
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) CCA
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) TickIT
1 17 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) HP
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
Macintosh UK
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leicester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago