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 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 62 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.32% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.67% 2.40% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £25,500 £41,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.55% +84.44%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
141 167 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.31% 34.08% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 123 157 124
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £64,250
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 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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) SLA
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Remedy
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 2 (18.18%) assyst
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
7 2 (18.18%) iPhone
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Site Server
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
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