The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 50 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.44% 1.15% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.74% 4.14% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £21,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 169 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.15% 27.70% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 142 116
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Liverpool +15 7 £19,000 -42.42% 2
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) MS Office
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) Law
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) Coaching
9 4 (25.00%) ITSM
9 4 (25.00%) Service Management
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) SLA
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
10 3 (18.75%) Avaya
10 3 (18.75%) VoIP
10 3 (18.75%) MCP
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
11 2 (12.50%) VLAN
11 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) DMZ
4 2 (12.50%) WEP
4 2 (12.50%) WPA
4 2 (12.50%) SMTP
4 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) ADSL
4 2 (12.50%) ISDN
4 2 (12.50%) PSTN
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (37.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) COM
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (25.00%) Coaching
1 4 (25.00%) ITSM
1 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
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