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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.97% 1.42% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.99% 4.15% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 3
Average salary £25,500 £23,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £24,800
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -5.66%
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
201 217 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.58% 34.23% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 190 200 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £40,250 £49,000
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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Retail
3 10 (71.43%) MS Office
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
5 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (42.86%) Time Management
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365
10 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (14.29%) Firewall
11 1 (7.14%) VMware
11 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
11 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (7.14%) MCITP
11 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
11 1 (7.14%) SCCM
11 1 (7.14%) LAN
11 1 (7.14%) WAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
General
1 10 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Larson Group
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