The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 50 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.31% 3.79% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 12.04% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
Average salary £26,000 £28,875 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.95% +40.85%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 108 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.01% 31.49% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 102 83
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Peterborough

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) Test Management
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
4 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) NetWare
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
1 5 (35.71%) Use Case
1 5 (35.71%) Test Management
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
1 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) Sophos
3 2 (14.29%) Websense
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Novell
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus