The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 38 24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 1.81% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.33% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £20,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 90 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 26.36% 54.22% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 83 36
Average salary £32,000 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows XP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (57.14%) Altiris
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) COBOL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Pick Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Pick Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) COBOL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
1 4 (57.14%) Altiris
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft