The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 18 10 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 4.84% 8.70% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.79% 26.67% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £21,500 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 15 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 30.65% 32.61% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 59
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,300 £48,465
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows XP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (60.00%) Trainee
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft