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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 19 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 3.13% 1.52% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 3.33% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £31,250 £20,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
18 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 28.13% 45.45% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 11
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) HP