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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 103 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 42 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.84% 1.58% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 5.47% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 36
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
644 695 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.22% 28.89% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 476 503 597
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (69.15%) Active Directory
3 55 (58.51%) Microsoft
4 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (42.55%) MS Excel
6 38 (40.43%) TCP/IP
6 38 (40.43%) Windows 7
7 37 (39.36%) MS Office
8 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (32.98%) VMware
8 31 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (25.53%) Windows 8
11 23 (24.47%) MS Exchange
12 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
12 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
13 17 (18.09%) Firewall
13 17 (18.09%) PowerShell
14 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (17.02%) DHCP
14 16 (17.02%) DNS
15 15 (15.96%) Linux
15 15 (15.96%) SCCM
16 14 (14.89%) Windows 2000 Server
17 13 (13.83%) Office 365
18 12 (12.77%) ITIL
18 12 (12.77%) Lotus Domino
18 12 (12.77%) SQL
18 12 (12.77%) Symantec
18 12 (12.77%) Internet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (24.47%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.77%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (8.51%) Lync
6 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.06%) Site Server
Applications
1 40 (42.55%) MS Excel
2 37 (39.36%) MS Office
3 5 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.43%) TCP/IP
2 17 (18.09%) Firewall
3 16 (17.02%) DHCP
3 16 (17.02%) DNS
4 12 (12.77%) Internet
5 11 (11.70%) SSL
5 11 (11.70%) LAN
6 2 (2.13%) VPN
6 2 (2.13%) SAN
7 1 (1.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
1 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) TestDirector
1 6 (6.38%) HP UFT
2 5 (5.32%) LoadRunner
2 5 (5.32%) MSI
3 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Support Engineer
2 21 (22.34%) Analyst
2 21 (22.34%) IT Support
3 20 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Data Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Business Manager
6 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.51%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Junior
8 6 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.32%) Replication
3 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) CCTV
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) iPhone
4 1 (1.06%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.43%) Windows 7
4 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (25.53%) Windows 8
7 15 (15.96%) Linux
8 14 (14.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (9.57%) Windows 2000
10 7 (7.45%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.26%) UNIX
12 2 (2.13%) Android
12 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.77%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) Project Management
2 11 (11.70%) Migration
2 11 (11.70%) Project Planning
3 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
3 10 (10.64%) Change Control
3 10 (10.64%) ETL
3 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.64%) Security Patching
3 10 (10.64%) ETL Development
4 5 (5.32%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.32%) Test Management
5 4 (4.26%) SIEM
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.06%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.06%) Coaching
7 1 (1.06%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.06%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.77%) SQL
3 11 (11.70%) VB
4 7 (7.45%) VBScript
5 5 (5.32%) C
5 5 (5.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) A+ Certification
3 11 (11.70%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (11.70%) MCITP
4 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.51%) DV Cleared
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.51%) MCP
6 6 (6.38%) MCSE
7 5 (5.32%) ISEB
8 3 (3.19%) MCTS
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.13%) MCSA
9 2 (2.13%) CCNA
10 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 65 (69.15%) Active Directory
2 31 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.70%) VMware ESX
3 11 (11.70%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (5.32%) vSphere
5 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) SCCM
2 12 (12.77%) WSUS
3 11 (11.70%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.06%) Nagios
6 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (58.51%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.98%) VMware
3 12 (12.77%) Symantec
4 11 (11.70%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) HP
5 10 (10.64%) Apple
6 3 (3.19%) Citrix
6 3 (3.19%) Cisco
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.13%) McAfee
7 2 (2.13%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.06%) Sophos
8 1 (1.06%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.06%) Veeam
8 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.06%) Juniper
8 1 (1.06%) Lotus
8 1 (1.06%) Dell
8 1 (1.06%) SAP
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