The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 68 80 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.07% 0.73% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 3.80% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 21
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,700 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
171 184 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.80% 19.19% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 160 155 137
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £32,594
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows XP
Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows XP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
3 7 (58.33%) Remedy
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus
5 4 (33.33%) Apple
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) DFS Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (8.33%) COM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 4 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Remedy
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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