The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 66 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.76% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 1.44% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,500 £32,550
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
125 209 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.08% 33.93% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 176 139
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Slough

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) MCITP
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) SLA
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 5 (45.45%) IBM
6 5 (45.45%) MCSA
6 5 (45.45%) HP
6 5 (45.45%) Dell
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (36.36%) Service Management
7 4 (36.36%) MCSE
7 4 (36.36%) CCNA
7 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
7 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
8 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
8 3 (27.27%) MS Office
8 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 3 (27.27%) DHCP
8 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Support
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) IT Support
4 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
4 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Dell
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle