The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.52% 0.38% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 1.40% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £38,000 £19,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
Windows XP
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 143 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.54% 27.34% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 130 91
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (33.33%) Avaya
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) MCP
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) ADSL
7 3 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (22.22%) DMZ
8 2 (22.22%) VLAN
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (22.22%) WEP
8 2 (22.22%) WPA
8 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 2 (22.22%) SMTP
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) Ethernet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) DMZ
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) WEP
4 2 (22.22%) WPA
4 2 (22.22%) SMTP
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) ISDN
4 2 (22.22%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) NAS
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Mandarin Language
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
1 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent