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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 40 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.94% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.96% 3.25% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £25,500 £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
121 123 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.03% 18.58% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 115 101 180
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (63.64%) Wireless
6 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (45.45%) MS Office
8 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
8 4 (36.36%) C
8 4 (36.36%) .NET
8 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 4 (36.36%) LAN
8 4 (36.36%) NVQ Level 3
8 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (36.36%) Degree
8 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
8 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
9 3 (27.27%) iPad
9 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (27.27%) Firewall
9 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) PBX
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) iPad
1 3 (27.27%) iPhone
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
3 3 (27.27%) Xerox
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec