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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 66 80 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.14% 0.41% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.86% 2.21% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 14
Average salary £19,000 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £34,278
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.77%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 181 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.36% 18.55% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 169 154 121
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 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
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) Remedy
4 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
6 2 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP Embedded
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) Automotive
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
6 2 (16.67%) Lotus
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) CAN bus

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) 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 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP Embedded
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Remedy
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) IBM