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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 36 25
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 1.68% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.80% 3.13%
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
47 79 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 33.81% 44.13% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 71 29
Average salary £32,000 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,800 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,625 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Altiris
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) COBOL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) MCITP
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (9.09%) NAS
7 1 (9.09%) vSphere
7 1 (9.09%) VCAP
7 1 (9.09%) CCEE

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Pick Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) VCAP
1 1 (9.09%) CCEE
1 1 (9.09%) CCIA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
1 4 (36.36%) Altiris
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft