The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 23 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.30% 1.82% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 20.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £14,500 £19,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% -34.74%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Windows XP
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 19.35% 9.09% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Average salary £17,500 £19,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -34.74%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Plymouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft