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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 107 110 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -60
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 15 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.65% 0.83% 4.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 3.42% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 67
Average salary £31,957 £22,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.03% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £27,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
448 439 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.05% 24.20% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 348 375 450
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 5 May 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
Banbury +4 4 £40,000 -
Oxford +5 2 £28,207 +56.70%
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 5 May 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
5 6 (31.58%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) CentOS
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Lync
7 4 (21.05%) PMI
7 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Advertising
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Apache
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
8 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
8 3 (15.79%) Apple

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
1 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Junior
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PMI
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) Altiris
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco