The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 17 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 1.43% 3.45% 5.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 7.41% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Windows XP
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 27.14% 46.55% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 21
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Rugby

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) HP