The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 135 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.056% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 2.92% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 6
Median salary £25,000 £19,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -43.38%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
604 616 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.71% 27.95% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 493 487 536
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Reading

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Billing
7 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
7 2 (16.67%) E-Discovery
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Specialist
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) E-Discovery
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) VMware