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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 21 47
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.10% 8.48% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 16.44% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 5
Average salary £47,500 £30,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.02% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
117 146 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.23% 51.59% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 112 142 131
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
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 28 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 21 (72.41%) XenApp
3 21 (72.41%) Windows 7
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 14 (48.28%) Clustering
7 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
7 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
7 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
8 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (34.48%) Internet
9 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
9 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
10 9 (31.03%) HP
10 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
10 9 (31.03%) DHCP
10 9 (31.03%) DNS
10 9 (31.03%) Windows 2000
10 9 (31.03%) ITIL
10 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
10 9 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (31.03%) Back Office
11 8 (27.59%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Internet
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Design Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows 7
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 2000
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Vista
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VBScript
2 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCDST
3 5 (17.24%) MCTS
3 5 (17.24%) MCITP
3 5 (17.24%) MCP
3 5 (17.24%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) CCA
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) XenApp
2 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
5 9 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
8 3 (10.34%) XenServer
8 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
9 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.34%) EdgeSight
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Citrix
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Intel
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 7 (24.14%) IBM
5 7 (24.14%) Symantec
6 3 (10.34%) AppSense
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