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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 170 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 21 77 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 2.09% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 7.83% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 72 56
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -4.58%
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
859 983 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.34% 26.66% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 707 843 836
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bolton +5 1 £19,500 -29.09%
Wigan - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 27 (58.70%) ITIL
4 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
5 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 18 (39.13%) LAN
6 18 (39.13%) WAN
7 17 (36.96%) VMware
8 15 (32.61%) MS Office
8 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 14 (30.43%) SAN
10 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
11 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
12 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
12 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (21.74%) vSphere
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 9 (19.57%) MCP
14 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (17.39%) SQL
15 8 (17.39%) Citrix
15 8 (17.39%) Dell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) Apache
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.17%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.17%) Site Server
7 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Office
2 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) LAN
1 18 (39.13%) WAN
2 14 (30.43%) SAN
3 12 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 6 (13.04%) Firewall
6 4 (8.70%) DNS
7 3 (6.52%) DHCP
8 2 (4.35%) NAS
8 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) VoIP
9 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.17%) SMTP
9 1 (2.17%) SNMP
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
9 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) Sybase ASA
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Service Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Support
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) XML
1 2 (4.35%) XSLT
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.04%) Thin Client
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Statistics
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
3 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista
6 4 (8.70%) AIX
6 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.52%) Windows NT
8 2 (4.35%) zOS
8 2 (4.35%) MVS
8 2 (4.35%) Debian
9 1 (2.17%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 4 (8.70%) Project Management
2 4 (8.70%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.35%) Line Management
4 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Business Development
4 2 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Data Management
4 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.57%) MCP
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (10.87%) NCDA
5 3 (6.52%) MCTS
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) CCA
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) vSphere
4 3 (6.52%) XenApp
4 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) vCloud
5 2 (4.35%) XenServer
5 2 (4.35%) Squid
5 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
2 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.17%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) Dell
3 8 (17.39%) NetApp
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) McAfee
6 5 (10.87%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Websense
7 4 (8.70%) Sophos
8 3 (6.52%) Apple
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) SAP
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle
10 1 (2.17%) Sybase
10 1 (2.17%) BMC
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