The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 44 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.07% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 0.79% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £31,000 £22,000 £26,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £22,000 £25,425
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £22,000 £26,825
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 127 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.13% 30.75% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64 115 103
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Luton

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Office 365
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
7 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Android
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Time Management
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) ADSL
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Development Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Technician
2 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCTS
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Spiceworks
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya