The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 74 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.65% 1.17% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.29% 4.00% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
218 175 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.17% 29.22% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 189 162 152
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Street - 3 £45,000 -
Taunton +1 2 £23,000 -2.87% 4
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Nagios
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) FTP
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
5 3 (27.27%) Apple
5 3 (27.27%) NEC
5 3 (27.27%) Streaming Video
5 3 (27.27%) Mitel
5 3 (27.27%) SAP Business One
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
5 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) PBX
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) DASS2
4 1 (9.09%) DPNSS
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) TETRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Streaming Video
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
3 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X Server
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Kerio MailServer
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) NEC
2 3 (27.27%) Mitel
2 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
2 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
2 3 (27.27%) Infor
2 3 (27.27%) Kerio
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Retalix
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