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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 131 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 61 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.46% 1.70% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.72% 6.75% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 60
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1066 933 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.44% 25.11% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 910 825 1038
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows XP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -8 7 £19,500 +14.70%
Oldham - 5 £22,500 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £40,000 -
Bolton +6 1 £40,000 +81.81%
Wigan - 1 £20,500 -
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (75.90%) Active Directory
3 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
4 43 (51.81%) Windows 7
5 36 (43.37%) MS Office
6 34 (40.96%) ITIL
6 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (33.73%) MS Exchange
8 28 (33.73%) TCP/IP
9 25 (30.12%) LAN
9 25 (30.12%) WAN
10 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
10 22 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (24.10%) VMware
11 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (24.10%) Windows 8
12 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
12 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (14.46%) MCP
13 12 (14.46%) Blackberry
13 12 (14.46%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (13.25%) SAN
14 11 (13.25%) Internet
14 11 (13.25%) Windows Vista
14 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
15 10 (12.05%) DNS
15 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (12.05%) Management Information System

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (33.73%) MS Exchange
2 22 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (7.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.82%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.41%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) Site Server
8 1 (1.20%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (43.37%) MS Office
2 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.12%) LAN
2 25 (30.12%) WAN
3 12 (14.46%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (13.25%) SAN
4 11 (13.25%) Internet
5 10 (12.05%) DNS
6 8 (9.64%) VPN
6 8 (9.64%) DHCP
6 8 (9.64%) FTP
7 7 (8.43%) GPRS
8 5 (6.02%) WLAN
8 5 (6.02%) Firewall
9 3 (3.61%) VoIP
10 2 (2.41%) SMTP
10 2 (2.41%) Wireless
10 2 (2.41%) VLAN
10 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.41%) NAS
11 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (9.64%) Law
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Analyst
2 24 (28.92%) Support Engineer
3 19 (22.89%) Service Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (15.66%) Support Analyst
5 11 (13.25%) IT Support
6 10 (12.05%) Technical Support
6 10 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (9.64%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (8.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.82%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Support Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Technician
12 3 (3.61%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.43%) Smart Meter
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.41%) Handset
5 2 (2.41%) Statistics
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (51.81%) Windows 7
3 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (24.10%) Windows 8
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (13.25%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.82%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (3.61%) Linux
10 2 (2.41%) AIX
11 1 (1.20%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
3 9 (10.84%) Project Management
4 6 (7.23%) ERP
4 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.82%) Change Management
6 3 (3.61%) Service Management
6 3 (3.61%) Migration
6 3 (3.61%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (2.41%) Line Management
7 2 (2.41%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.41%) Software Distribution
7 2 (2.41%) Coaching
7 2 (2.41%) Data Security
7 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.41%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.20%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.20%) Fund Management
8 1 (1.20%) Validation
8 1 (1.20%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.20%) C++
2 1 (1.20%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) MCP
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.05%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.82%) MCSE
4 4 (4.82%) MCSA
4 4 (4.82%) MCTS
5 3 (3.61%) NCDA
5 3 (3.61%) CCA
5 3 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.20%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (75.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.43%) vSphere
5 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.82%) XenApp
6 3 (3.61%) XenServer
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) vCloud
8 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) WSUS
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.20%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.10%) VMware
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) Citrix
3 8 (9.64%) Cisco
4 6 (7.23%) McAfee
4 6 (7.23%) NetApp
4 6 (7.23%) Dell
5 4 (4.82%) Lotus
5 4 (4.82%) Mitel
6 2 (2.41%) ProCurve
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) Symantec
6 2 (2.41%) EMC
6 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 2 (2.41%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Nortel
7 1 (1.20%) Avaya
7 1 (1.20%) BMC
7 1 (1.20%) Remedy
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