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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 120 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 54 76 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 1.92% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.21% 7.41% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 46 71 46
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
869 1026 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.29% 25.97% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 716 898 837
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Oldham +1 6 £24,000 +6.66%
Bolton +18 4 £20,000 -24.52%
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
3 38 (53.52%) Active Directory
4 28 (39.44%) Windows 7
5 23 (32.39%) Citrix
5 23 (32.39%) MS Office
6 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (29.58%) Finance
7 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (28.17%) Games
9 19 (26.76%) C
10 17 (23.94%) C++
10 17 (23.94%) OO
10 17 (23.94%) Legal
10 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
11 16 (22.54%) C#
11 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
11 16 (22.54%) Multithreading
12 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (19.72%) Blackberry
13 14 (19.72%) ITIL
13 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
14 13 (18.31%) Windows 8
14 13 (18.31%) Law
15 11 (15.49%) MCP
15 11 (15.49%) Degree
16 10 (14.08%) MCTS
16 10 (14.08%) Document Management
16 10 (14.08%) Wi-Fi

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (32.39%) MS Office
2 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) LAN
2 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 10 (14.08%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.63%) WebEx
4 3 (4.23%) DHCP
4 3 (4.23%) DNS
4 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.23%) VoIP
4 3 (4.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Games
3 17 (23.94%) Legal
4 13 (18.31%) Law
5 5 (7.04%) Retail
6 3 (4.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Software Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Service Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) IT Support
5 12 (16.90%) Support Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (14.08%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Desktop Support
9 7 (9.86%) Games Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 5 (7.04%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) IT Trainer
11 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Support Technician
11 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Web Services
2 4 (5.63%) JSON
2 4 (5.63%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) SOAP
3 3 (4.23%) WCF
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) Java EE
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (39.44%) Windows 7
3 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
6 13 (18.31%) Windows 8
7 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) Linux
10 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) OO
1 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.54%) Multithreading
3 14 (19.72%) ITIL
4 10 (14.08%) Document Management
5 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.63%) Case Management
6 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.63%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.23%) OOD
7 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.23%) Service Management
8 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.82%) People Management
8 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) C
2 17 (23.94%) C++
3 16 (22.54%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) MCP
3 10 (14.08%) MCTS
4 5 (7.04%) MCITP
5 4 (5.63%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (5.63%) ISEB
5 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.23%) CCAA
7 2 (2.82%) MCSA
7 2 (2.82%) MCSE
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 38 (53.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.63%) XenApp
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
1 6 (8.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) Citrix
3 9 (12.68%) Dell
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
5 4 (5.63%) Avaya
6 3 (4.23%) McAfee
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) NetApp
7 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard
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