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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.81% 3.81% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.34% 13.24% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 7
Average salary £44,500 £34,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.92% -19.41%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
97 136 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.56% 28.81% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 87 130 120
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 28 (90.32%) Citrix
3 27 (87.10%) VMware
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (80.65%) XenApp
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
6 22 (70.97%) Windows 2000
6 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
7 19 (61.29%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (61.29%) Internet
7 19 (61.29%) Clustering
7 19 (61.29%) Back Office
8 13 (41.94%) VBScript
8 13 (41.94%) VB
9 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
9 12 (38.71%) ITIL
9 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
10 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
10 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
11 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) XenServer
12 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
12 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
12 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
12 6 (19.35%) SCCM
12 6 (19.35%) SCOM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
2 6 (19.35%) iSCSI
2 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (61.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 13 (41.94%) Server Specialist
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Services Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 22 (70.97%) Windows 2000
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
2 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) VBScript
1 13 (41.94%) VB
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CCA
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.68%) MCDST
5 3 (9.68%) MCTS
5 3 (9.68%) MCITP
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) XenApp
2 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
3 19 (61.29%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
6 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
6 6 (19.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (19.35%) XenServer
6 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
7 5 (16.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
1 6 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
1 6 (19.35%) SCOM
1 6 (19.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (19.35%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Citrix
2 27 (87.10%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Intel
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 6 (19.35%) AppSense
4 6 (19.35%) Symantec
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