The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 226 187 155
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 28 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.93% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 3.51% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 72
Average salary £29,000 £24,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.36% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1769 1597 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.85% 26.62% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1403 1308
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the South West

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows XP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Bristol -8 14 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Wiltshire -9 6 £23,000 -6.12%
Dorset +8 4 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Devon +1 2 £27,500 +89.65% 1
Gloucestershire 0 2 £27,750 -17.77% 2
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
3 36 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 33 (51.56%) Windows 7
5 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
7 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
8 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
8 24 (37.50%) VMware
9 23 (35.94%) Windows 8
10 21 (32.81%) ITIL
11 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP
12 17 (26.56%) DNS
13 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Vista
14 15 (23.44%) DHCP
14 15 (23.44%) Windows 2000
15 14 (21.88%) Intel Security
15 14 (21.88%) NetBackup
15 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (21.88%) McAfee ePO
16 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (20.31%) Firewall
16 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
16 13 (20.31%) MS Office
17 12 (18.75%) Cisco
17 12 (18.75%) Symantec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2000
4 11 (17.19%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
1 13 (20.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) DNS
1 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP
2 15 (23.44%) DHCP
3 13 (20.31%) Firewall
4 7 (10.94%) LAN
4 7 (10.94%) WAN
5 5 (7.81%) HTTP
5 5 (7.81%) SAN
6 4 (6.25%) NAS
7 3 (4.69%) SSL
7 3 (4.69%) VPN
8 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) MPLS
8 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.56%) IPv4
9 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.56%) VoIP
9 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (9.38%) Advertising
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Back Office
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Military
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) IT Support
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Coordinator
4 6 (9.38%) Server Support
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (6.25%) IT Technician
6 4 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
7 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) IT Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.13%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.13%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (51.56%) Windows 7
3 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
6 23 (35.94%) Windows 8
7 15 (23.44%) Windows 2000
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Vista
8 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (14.06%) Linux
10 3 (4.69%) Windows NT
11 2 (3.13%) Unix
12 1 (1.56%) AIX
12 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.56%) HPUX
12 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.56%) Solaris
12 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Service Delivery
3 9 (14.06%) Asset Management
3 9 (14.06%) Identity Management
3 9 (14.06%) Service Management
4 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.69%) Line Management
7 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
7 3 (4.69%) Release Management
7 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) C
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) C++
3 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.56%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.06%) Degree
4 6 (9.38%) CCNA
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.81%) MCP
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.25%) MCITP
7 3 (4.69%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.69%) HNC
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.69%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.56%) MCDST
9 1 (1.56%) MCSE
9 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 36 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.94%) VMware ESX
3 7 (10.94%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) XenApp
5 2 (3.13%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.56%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (21.88%) NetBackup
2 11 (17.19%) Backup Exec
2 11 (17.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (14.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) Intel Security
4 12 (18.75%) Cisco
4 12 (18.75%) Symantec
5 8 (12.50%) Citrix
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.69%) Forcepoint
7 3 (4.69%) Infoblox
7 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 3 (4.69%) Toshiba
8 2 (3.13%) AppSense
8 2 (3.13%) Avaya
8 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.13%) Veeam
9 1 (1.56%) Actuate
9 1 (1.56%) BEA
9 1 (1.56%) Novell
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