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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 219 178 187
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 24 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 1.23% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.93% 5.30% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 68 61
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,600 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
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 1529 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.23% 23.24% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1245 1443
Median salary £37,500 £34,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +2 11 £25,000 -4.76% 4
Merseyside -1 5 £26,000 -31.57% 1
Lancashire -6 5 £38,500 +1.31% 1
Cheshire +9 3 - - 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 28 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 27 (38.57%) Windows 8
7 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
8 19 (27.14%) MS Office
9 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 14 (20.00%) VMware
11 12 (17.14%) VPN
11 12 (17.14%) Citrix
11 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (14.29%) SLA
12 10 (14.29%) WAN
12 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (11.43%) Games
13 8 (11.43%) DHCP
13 8 (11.43%) DNS
13 8 (11.43%) LAN
13 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
13 8 (11.43%) C++
13 8 (11.43%) XenApp
14 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
14 7 (10.00%) SCCM
14 7 (10.00%) Multithreading

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 28 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Office
2 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.14%) VPN
3 10 (14.29%) WAN
4 8 (11.43%) DHCP
4 8 (11.43%) DNS
4 8 (11.43%) LAN
5 7 (10.00%) Firewall
6 5 (7.14%) Extranet
7 4 (5.71%) VLAN
8 3 (4.29%) Broadband
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security
8 3 (4.29%) VoIP
9 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.86%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.14%) MSI
2 5 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (11.43%) Games
2 7 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 5 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 5 (7.14%) Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Finance
6 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) IT Support
2 21 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 20 (28.57%) Analyst
4 17 (24.29%) IT Engineer
4 17 (24.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (17.14%) Support Analyst
6 11 (15.71%) Service Analyst
6 11 (15.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (12.86%) Desktop Support
8 7 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.14%) Applications Packager
9 5 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Life Science
3 4 (5.71%) EPoS
3 4 (5.71%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 27 (38.57%) Windows 8
5 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
6 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (7.14%) Windows NT
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.29%) Android
9 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.86%) VMS
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (10.00%) OO
1 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (7.14%) Application Packaging
3 5 (7.14%) Coaching
3 5 (7.14%) ITIL
3 5 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 5 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.29%) Line Management
5 2 (2.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.43%) ERP
6 1 (1.43%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.43%) ITSM
6 1 (1.43%) Service Management
6 1 (1.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) C++
2 7 (10.00%) C
2 7 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (7.14%) VB
3 5 (7.14%) VBScript
4 2 (2.86%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.71%) CCNA
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.71%) MCP
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) MCTS
4 2 (2.86%) MCDST
4 2 (2.86%) MCITP
4 2 (2.86%) MCSA
4 2 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) XenApp
4 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.86%) XenServer
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) AppDNA
3 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) DameWare
4 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) AppSense
4 5 (7.14%) BMC
5 4 (5.71%) Apple
5 4 (5.71%) Dell
5 4 (5.71%) HP
6 3 (4.29%) Samsung
6 3 (4.29%) Symantec
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) Draytek
7 2 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (1.43%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.43%) Avaya
8 1 (1.43%) Juniper
8 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
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