The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 59 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.22% 1.07% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.08% 3.28% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 3
Average salary £29,000 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £20,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £25,375 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -3.84%
Windows XP
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
226 274 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.30% 32.46% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 212 246 156
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +2 10 £29,000 +28.88% 4
Kettering - 4 £30,000 -
Corby - 1 £26,000 -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) MS Office
3 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
6 11 (50.00%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
8 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
8 9 (40.91%) ITIL
9 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (31.82%) SLA
10 7 (31.82%) .NET
10 7 (31.82%) Retail
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (27.27%) Time Management
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (22.73%) SCCM
12 5 (22.73%) Law
12 5 (22.73%) VMware
12 5 (22.73%) Windows NT
12 5 (22.73%) Cisco
13 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
13 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
14 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) MS Office
2 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Support Analyst
3 11 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) IT Support
7 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) ICT Technician
8 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
6 5 (22.73%) Windows NT
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
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