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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 121 121 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.82% 0.72% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.92% 2.55% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 33
Average salary £19,250 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.38% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,175 £21,250 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
617 705 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.94% 28.38% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 488 519 541
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) Active Directory
3 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
4 35 (59.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (44.07%) MS Excel
6 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
7 21 (35.59%) MS Office
7 21 (35.59%) Windows 7
8 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (28.81%) Windows 8
10 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (25.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (23.73%) VMware
13 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
14 12 (20.34%) Linux
15 10 (16.95%) SCCM
16 9 (15.25%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (15.25%) Internet
16 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (15.25%) Office 365
17 8 (13.56%) A+ Certification
17 8 (13.56%) ITIL
17 8 (13.56%) DHCP
17 8 (13.56%) DNS
17 8 (13.56%) VMware Workstation
17 8 (13.56%) Network+ Certification
17 8 (13.56%) Firewall
17 8 (13.56%) MCITP
17 8 (13.56%) Windows Vista

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (15.25%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.47%) Lync
5 1 (1.69%) Site Server
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 21 (35.59%) MS Office
3 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.25%) Internet
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 8 (13.56%) DHCP
3 8 (13.56%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) LAN
5 4 (6.78%) SSL
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) IT Support
2 20 (33.90%) Analyst
3 19 (32.20%) Support Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) IT Support Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Support Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Junior
8 6 (10.17%) Service Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Junior IT Support
9 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 5 (8.47%) Junior Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Junior IT Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.47%) Support Specialist
9 5 (8.47%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) CCTV
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) iPhone
3 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (35.59%) Windows 7
4 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (28.81%) Windows 8
6 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (25.42%) Windows 2000 Server
8 12 (20.34%) Linux
9 8 (13.56%) Windows Vista
10 7 (11.86%) Windows 2000
11 4 (6.78%) UNIX
12 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
3 4 (6.78%) SIEM
3 4 (6.78%) Change Control
3 4 (6.78%) Security Patching
3 4 (6.78%) ETL Development
3 4 (6.78%) ETL
3 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (6.78%) Project Management
3 4 (6.78%) Migration
3 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
4 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.69%) Test Management
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (1.69%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (1.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) VB
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) A+ Certification
1 8 (13.56%) Network+ Certification
1 8 (13.56%) MCITP
2 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) MCP
5 2 (3.39%) MCSE
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (76.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (8.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
6 1 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) WSUS
3 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.73%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) Apple
4 4 (6.78%) Symantec
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) McAfee
6 1 (1.69%) Lotus
6 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
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