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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 168 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 1.85% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 7.01% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 64 63
Average salary £24,250 £25,375 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.43% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,550 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%
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
884 984 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.48% 26.32% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 721 848 852
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 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 22 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
Altrincham 0 2 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
4 24 (58.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (58.54%) ITIL
4 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
5 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (36.59%) VMware
6 15 (36.59%) MS Office
7 14 (34.15%) LAN
7 14 (34.15%) WAN
8 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
9 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
10 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
11 9 (21.95%) MCP
11 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.95%) SAN
12 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (19.51%) Citrix
13 7 (17.07%) Dell
13 7 (17.07%) Finance
13 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (14.63%) vSphere
14 6 (14.63%) Fat Client
14 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.44%) Site Server
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.44%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Office
2 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) LAN
1 14 (34.15%) WAN
2 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.95%) SAN
4 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (12.20%) Firewall
6 4 (9.76%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) DHCP
8 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.88%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) VLAN
8 2 (4.88%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) SNMP
9 1 (2.44%) VPN
9 1 (2.44%) SMTP
9 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (19.51%) Service Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Fat Client
1 6 (14.63%) Thin Client
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
3 24 (58.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.32%) AIX
8 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.88%) Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.44%) MVS
9 1 (2.44%) zOS
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
3 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
3 2 (4.88%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.44%) ERP
4 1 (2.44%) DNA
4 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.44%) Fund Management
4 1 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.44%) Service Management
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) Change Management
4 1 (2.44%) Time Management
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) MCP
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) NCDA
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCA
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 3 (7.32%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) vCloud
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.44%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 6 (14.63%) McAfee
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) Websense
6 4 (9.76%) Sophos
6 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) Apple
7 3 (7.32%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) ProCurve
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Avaya
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Remedy
9 1 (2.44%) BMC
9 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Mitel
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