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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 115 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 75 49 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.87% 1.33% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.23% 5.26% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 62
Average salary £23,750 £25,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,600 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £32,450
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
1037 932 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.89% 25.31% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 907 821 1028
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +3 11 £19,500 +14.70%
Oldham - 5 £22,500 - 1
Bolton +8 3 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Altrincham - 3 £24,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Salford -5 1 £18,000 -10.00% 1
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 59 (59.00%) Microsoft
4 51 (51.00%) Windows 7
5 40 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (40.00%) ITIL
5 40 (40.00%) MS Office
6 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (35.00%) Windows 8
7 34 (34.00%) MS Exchange
8 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
9 28 (28.00%) LAN
9 28 (28.00%) WAN
10 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
12 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
13 22 (22.00%) VMware
13 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (16.00%) Blackberry
17 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (14.00%) Windows Vista
18 14 (14.00%) SAN
19 13 (13.00%) Citrix
19 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (13.00%) Hyper-V
20 12 (12.00%) DNS
20 12 (12.00%) SLA
20 12 (12.00%) MCP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.00%) IIS
8 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
9 3 (3.00%) Lync
10 1 (1.00%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.00%) Site Server
10 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (40.00%) MS Office
2 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
2 28 (28.00%) LAN
2 28 (28.00%) WAN
3 14 (14.00%) SAN
4 12 (12.00%) DNS
4 12 (12.00%) DHCP
4 12 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (10.00%) Internet
6 9 (9.00%) VPN
7 8 (8.00%) FTP
8 7 (7.00%) GPRS
9 5 (5.00%) WLAN
9 5 (5.00%) Firewall
10 3 (3.00%) VoIP
11 2 (2.00%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.00%) NAS
11 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.00%) VLAN
11 2 (2.00%) Wireless
12 1 (1.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Law
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Analyst
2 31 (31.00%) Support Engineer
3 23 (23.00%) Service Analyst
3 23 (23.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (15.00%) IT Support
5 14 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 9 (9.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Desktop Support
10 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) Service Desk Technician
12 4 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Middleware
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.00%) Smart Meter
4 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.00%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.00%) iPhone
7 2 (2.00%) Statistics
7 2 (2.00%) SecurID
7 2 (2.00%) Handset
8 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (51.00%) Windows 7
3 40 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (35.00%) Windows 8
5 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (14.00%) Windows Vista
7 5 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.00%) Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.00%) ERP
4 8 (8.00%) Project Management
5 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.00%) Change Management
7 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.00%) Migration
7 3 (3.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.00%) Coaching
7 3 (3.00%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.00%) Line Management
8 2 (2.00%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.00%) Time Management
8 2 (2.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.00%) Service Management
8 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) C++
2 1 (1.00%) Java
2 1 (1.00%) PHP
2 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.00%) MCP
3 9 (9.00%) Degree
4 8 (8.00%) MCTS
4 8 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.00%) NCDA
6 4 (4.00%) CCA
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 3 (3.00%) MCSE
7 3 (3.00%) MCSA
8 2 (2.00%) CCAA
8 2 (2.00%) MCITP
9 1 (1.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.00%) vSphere
5 6 (6.00%) XenApp
6 4 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.00%) XenServer
8 2 (2.00%) vCloud
9 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) SCOM
2 4 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 59 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.00%) VMware
3 13 (13.00%) Citrix
4 10 (10.00%) Cisco
5 8 (8.00%) Oracle
6 7 (7.00%) NetApp
7 6 (6.00%) HP
8 5 (5.00%) Symantec
8 5 (5.00%) Dell
9 4 (4.00%) Mitel
9 4 (4.00%) Lotus
10 2 (2.00%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.00%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.00%) McAfee
10 2 (2.00%) AppSense
10 2 (2.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.00%) EMC
11 1 (1.00%) Avaya
11 1 (1.00%) Nortel
11 1 (1.00%) Apple
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