The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 100 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.01% 1.27% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 4.84% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 32
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,125 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -3.84%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
409 413 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.62% 26.14% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 333 311 497
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,725 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Oxford -2 5 £30,000 +30.43%
Banbury - 4 £34,000 -
Bicester - 1 £30,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £21,500 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Windows 8
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) Advertising
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) Citrix
9 4 (17.39%) PMI
9 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) Apache
9 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) CentOS
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (17.39%) Lync
9 4 (17.39%) Office 365

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (17.39%) SharePoint
1 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.70%) FTP
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
1 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Integrator
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 8
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
6 4 (17.39%) CentOS
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) Android
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) CommVault
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Altiris