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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.77% 1.24% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.47% 3.91% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 5
Average salary £29,000 £24,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.17% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,050 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,500 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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
256 281 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.28% 31.68% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 237 253 156
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £46,000
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 31 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 31 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 0 8 £27,500 +11.11% 1
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 31 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) MS Office
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
6 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
6 10 (47.62%) Retail
7 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 9 (42.86%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 7 (33.33%) SLA
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (28.57%) Time Management
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (23.81%) SCCM
10 5 (23.81%) VMware
11 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
11 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
12 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (14.29%) Office 365
13 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
13 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (9.52%) MCITP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Office
2 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (61.90%) Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Support
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) ICT Technician
8 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Time Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago