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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 234 190 163
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 57 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.94% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 3.70% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 96
Median salary £20,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
1562 1541 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.65% 25.30% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1230 1616
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -30 18 £20,000 -23.07% 3
Merseyside -10 5 £24,750 +23.75% 1
Lancashire -10 2 £19,000 +2.70%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
6 15 (35.71%) MS Office
7 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 14 (33.33%) LAN
8 12 (28.57%) WAN
8 12 (28.57%) SLA
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
10 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (19.05%) MCP
12 7 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (14.29%) Firewall
13 6 (14.29%) Extranet
13 6 (14.29%) Intel Security
13 6 (14.29%) Dell
13 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
13 6 (14.29%) Coaching
14 5 (11.90%) Linux
14 5 (11.90%) DNS
14 5 (11.90%) VMware
15 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
15 4 (9.52%) VPN
15 4 (9.52%) VoIP
15 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
15 4 (9.52%) HP

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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) LAN
1 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (28.57%) WAN
3 7 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (14.29%) Extranet
4 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) DNS
6 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.52%) VoIP
6 4 (9.52%) VPN
7 3 (7.14%) SMTP
8 2 (4.76%) Network Security
8 2 (4.76%) VLAN
9 1 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.38%) DHCP
9 1 (2.38%) HSRP
9 1 (2.38%) IMAP
9 1 (2.38%) Internet
9 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (28.57%) IT Support
4 11 (26.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (26.19%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (21.43%) IT Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Service Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support
10 4 (9.52%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) IVR
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) IPTV
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.38%) Tandem
2 1 (2.38%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) Unix
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Coaching
3 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.76%) Case Management
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security
6 1 (2.38%) ITSM
6 1 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Release Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C++
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) MCP
2 3 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) pfSense
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cacti
1 1 (2.38%) Graylog
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Dell
2 6 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) HP
5 3 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (4.76%) Avaya
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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