The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 75 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.76% 1.78% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 7.41% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Average salary £23,000 £21,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.74% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,750 £25,646
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
213 135 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.89% 24.06% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 207 124 139
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Somerset

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Somerset

Windows XP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -25 4 £22,750 +1.11%
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (17.65%) Retail
11 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
11 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
11 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
11 2 (11.76%) Nortel
11 2 (11.76%) Citrix
11 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
11 2 (11.76%) IIS
12 1 (5.88%) MS Office
12 1 (5.88%) CSS
12 1 (5.88%) ITIL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) DASS2
3 1 (5.88%) DPNSS
3 1 (5.88%) TETRA
3 1 (5.88%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (5.88%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EPoS
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Security
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Nortel
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Siemens
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Altiris
3 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.88%) Retalix
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam