The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.89% 1.18% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.61% 3.94% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £25,125 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,000 £30,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 127 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.63% 30.09% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 159 111 114
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) MS Office
4 13 (59.09%) ITIL
5 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
7 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
8 8 (36.36%) MCP
8 8 (36.36%) MCSE
8 8 (36.36%) MCSA
8 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) SLA
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (36.36%) MCITP
8 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
8 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) Retail
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) .NET
11 3 (13.64%) Citrix
11 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
12 2 (9.09%) Firewall

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Office
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Team Leader
2 8 (36.36%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
2 8 (36.36%) MCSA
2 8 (36.36%) MCP
2 8 (36.36%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
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