The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Northwich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 13 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - 2.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 17.65% 36.36% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Cheshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Northwich

Windows XP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle