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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 43 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.53% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 1.63% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £16,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
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
90 123 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.78% 25.84% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 87 94 90
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (55.56%) MS Office
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 2000
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) Office 365
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) SLA
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (33.33%) SAN
6 6 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (27.78%) A+ Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Development Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) JSON
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 3 (16.67%) Ajax
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 2000
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (27.78%) A+ Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (11.11%) MCTS
5 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 2 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Spiceworks