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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.40% 8.08% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.42% 15.38% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 2
Average salary £44,500 £24,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.41% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,250 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Windows XP
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 156 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.50% 52.53% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 145 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Citrix
3 25 (80.65%) XenApp
4 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (77.42%) VMware
5 23 (74.19%) Windows 7
6 18 (58.06%) Clustering
7 16 (51.61%) VMware ESX
8 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) Internet
9 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
9 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
10 13 (41.94%) Windows 2000
10 13 (41.94%) Back Office
10 13 (41.94%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
12 11 (35.48%) DHCP
12 11 (35.48%) DNS
13 10 (32.26%) SQL
13 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
14 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
14 9 (29.03%) ITIL
14 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
14 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
15 8 (25.81%) Maximo

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Internet
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
2 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
3 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
3 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Server Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Design Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (74.19%) Windows 7
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (41.94%) Windows 2000
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
1 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
2 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) VBScript
2 5 (16.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (16.13%) CCA
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.90%) MCDST
4 4 (12.90%) MCTS
4 4 (12.90%) MCITP
4 4 (12.90%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) VCP4
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) XenApp
2 16 (51.61%) VMware ESX
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (25.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
8 5 (16.13%) Terminal Services
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (16.13%) XenServer
8 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
9 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Tivoli
1 8 (25.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (16.13%) EdgeSight
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Citrix
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) IBM
4 8 (25.81%) Symantec
4 8 (25.81%) Intel
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) AppSense
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday