The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.33% 2.23% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 7.63% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £39,000 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 118 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.61% 29.21% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 107 91
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Middlesex

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) NCR
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) MSI
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) CSS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NCR
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow