The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 226 211 177
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.74% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 3.11% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 62
Median salary £21,750 £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £18,300 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1244 1576 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.25% 23.93% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1267 1409
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the North West

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows XP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 12 £21,500 +4.87% 2
Merseyside -11 3 £40,000 +110.52%
Lancashire +2 2 £14,000 -24.32%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 19 (37.25%) Windows 8
6 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
7 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
8 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (21.57%) MS Office
10 9 (17.65%) LAN
10 9 (17.65%) WAN
11 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
11 8 (15.69%) SLA
11 8 (15.69%) VMware
12 7 (13.73%) XenApp
12 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (13.73%) SCCM
12 7 (13.73%) Citrix
13 6 (11.76%) Extranet
13 6 (11.76%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000
13 6 (11.76%) Firewall
13 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
13 6 (11.76%) Retail
13 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (11.76%) Coaching
14 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Office
2 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) LAN
1 9 (17.65%) WAN
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.76%) Extranet
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) Broadband
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Network Security
4 3 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.92%) SMTP
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MSI
1 5 (9.80%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 5 (9.80%) Aerospace
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) IT Support
2 14 (27.45%) Support Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (21.57%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (19.61%) IT Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
6 9 (17.65%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Desktop Support
8 5 (9.80%) Applications Packager
8 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.80%) Life Science
2 4 (7.84%) EPoS
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.88%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 19 (37.25%) Windows 8
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000
7 5 (9.80%) Windows NT
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
9 3 (5.88%) Android
9 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.92%) VMS
11 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Coaching
2 5 (9.80%) Application Packaging
2 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
2 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
3 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL
4 3 (5.88%) Line Management
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.92%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.96%) OO
6 1 (1.96%) Presales
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) VB
1 5 (9.80%) VBScript
2 2 (3.92%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) CCNA
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCDST
2 2 (3.92%) MCP
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) XenApp
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) XenServer
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) DameWare
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) AppSense
4 5 (9.80%) BMC
5 4 (7.84%) Apple
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Samsung
7 1 (1.96%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
7 1 (1.96%) Draytek
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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