The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 13 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 10.61% 7.50% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 27.27% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 53.03% 27.50% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,548
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Runcorn

Windows XP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) EPoS
2 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 7 (50.00%) MCSA
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) HND
2 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) EPoS
1 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) HND
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
1 7 (50.00%) MCSA
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory