The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 67 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.88% 2.40% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.00% 8.70% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 24
Average salary £28,250 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
200 138 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.50% 27.54% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 179 107 162
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Merseyside region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Windows XP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Liverpool -23 5 £33,000 +32.00% 2
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 6 (46.15%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Service Management
7 4 (30.77%) ITSM
7 4 (30.77%) MCITP
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) MCSA
8 3 (23.08%) ADSL
8 3 (23.08%) ISDN
8 3 (23.08%) PSTN
8 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
8 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Facebook
8 3 (23.08%) Twitter
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) ADSL
1 3 (23.08%) ISDN
1 3 (23.08%) PSTN
1 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) WEP
3 1 (7.69%) WPA
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCITP
3 3 (23.08%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Facebook
2 3 (23.08%) Twitter
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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