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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 10 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.77% 5.71% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 18.18% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £21,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
17 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 36.17% 31.43% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 25
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -33.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,740 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Broadband
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EPoS
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) VMware

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Broadband
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago