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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 101 113 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.00% 0.46% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 2.11% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 38
Average salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,225 £23,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
439 331 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.31% 21.88% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 335 284 414
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 5 £27,500 +5.76%
Banbury - 4 £26,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £22,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £22,500 -
Eynsham - 1 £25,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) MS Office
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) Office 365
6 5 (25.00%) Life Science
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) Juniper
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
9 2 (10.00%) Project Planning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) IT Support
2 7 (35.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Life Science
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) HNC
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday