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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 123 140 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 66 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.68% 1.29% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.63% 5.08% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 57
Average salary £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -3.84%
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
995 944 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.36% 25.36% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 843 815 956
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 9 £19,500 +14.70% 2
Altrincham - 5 £25,000 -
Oldham - 4 £22,500 -
Bolton - 3 £26,500 - 1
Salford 0 2 £18,000 -10.00%
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (70.18%) Active Directory
3 64 (56.14%) Microsoft
4 55 (48.25%) Windows 7
5 43 (37.72%) Windows 8
5 43 (37.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (37.72%) MS Office
6 42 (36.84%) ITIL
6 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 36 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 33 (28.95%) LAN
9 33 (28.95%) WAN
10 28 (24.56%) MS Excel
10 28 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (23.68%) VMware
12 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
12 26 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (14.91%) SAN
15 17 (14.91%) Blackberry
15 17 (14.91%) Windows Vista
16 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (13.16%) Citrix
18 14 (12.28%) Cisco
18 14 (12.28%) MCP
18 14 (12.28%) Wi-Fi

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (6.14%) IIS
7 6 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.51%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.63%) Lync
11 1 (0.88%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (37.72%) MS Office
2 28 (24.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 33 (28.95%) LAN
2 33 (28.95%) WAN
3 17 (14.91%) SAN
4 14 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (11.40%) DHCP
6 12 (10.53%) VPN
6 12 (10.53%) DNS
7 10 (8.77%) Firewall
7 10 (8.77%) Internet
8 8 (7.02%) FTP
9 7 (6.14%) GPRS
10 5 (4.39%) VoIP
10 5 (4.39%) WLAN
11 4 (3.51%) VLAN
12 3 (2.63%) NAS
13 2 (1.75%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.75%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.75%) Wireless
13 2 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (10.53%) Finance
1 12 (10.53%) Law
2 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.51%) Advertising
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.75%) Games
5 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (35.09%) Analyst
2 36 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 23 (20.18%) Service Analyst
4 22 (19.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (19.30%) IT Support
5 14 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (12.28%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Technical Support
8 8 (7.02%) Desktop Support
8 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Service Desk Technician
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) OpenGL
1 2 (1.75%) DirectX
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.14%) Smart Meter
4 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.75%) iPhone
6 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.75%) Handset
6 2 (1.75%) SecurID
6 2 (1.75%) Statistics
6 2 (1.75%) Animation
6 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.75%) Physics
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (48.25%) Windows 7
3 43 (37.72%) Windows 8
3 43 (37.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (14.91%) Windows Vista
7 5 (4.39%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.51%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.63%) Linux
10 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.75%) UNIX
10 2 (1.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) ITIL
2 11 (9.65%) ERP
3 9 (7.89%) Incident Management
4 7 (6.14%) Project Management
5 6 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.51%) Change Management
6 4 (3.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (3.51%) Coaching
7 3 (2.63%) Migration
7 3 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.63%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.75%) Line Management
8 2 (1.75%) Game Development
8 2 (1.75%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.75%) Time Management
8 2 (1.75%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) C++
3 2 (1.75%) VB
3 2 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.28%) MCP
3 13 (11.40%) Degree
4 11 (9.65%) MCTS
5 8 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (5.26%) NCDA
7 6 (5.26%) CCA
8 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.63%) MCSA
8 3 (2.63%) CCNA
9 2 (1.75%) MCSE
9 2 (1.75%) CCAA
9 2 (1.75%) MCDST
9 2 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.40%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.77%) vSphere
5 8 (7.02%) XenApp
6 6 (5.26%) XenServer
6 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.75%) vCloud
8 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) SCCM
2 6 (5.26%) SCOM
3 5 (4.39%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.75%) WSUS
4 2 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 64 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.68%) VMware
3 15 (13.16%) Citrix
4 14 (12.28%) Cisco
5 9 (7.89%) NetApp
6 8 (7.02%) Symantec
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle
7 7 (6.14%) HP
8 6 (5.26%) Dell
9 4 (3.51%) Lotus
9 4 (3.51%) Mitel
10 3 (2.63%) Draytek
10 3 (2.63%) Avaya
11 2 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.75%) EMC
11 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.75%) Sophos
11 2 (1.75%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.75%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.75%) AppSense
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