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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 48 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.49% 1.08% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 4.52% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £36,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
170 155 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.19% 23.85% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 152 138 184
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Liverpool +14 6 £24,500 -30.00% 2
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
5 12 (57.14%) MCSE
5 12 (57.14%) MCP
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
10 2 (9.52%) Firewall
10 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.52%) Law
10 2 (9.52%) Games
10 2 (9.52%) Project Management
10 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
10 2 (9.52%) ADSL
10 2 (9.52%) ISDN
10 2 (9.52%) PSTN
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) ADSL
2 2 (9.52%) ISDN
2 2 (9.52%) PSTN
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Server Support
2 11 (52.38%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Project Management
1 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VB
1 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
1 2 (9.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) MCP
1 12 (57.14%) MCSE
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £10.00 - £12.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 9 days ago