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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 183 161 119
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -42
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 62 74 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 1.27% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 4.48% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 68 111
Average salary £24,500 £24,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% -23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
1612 1652 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.67% 28.36% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1429 1500
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Wiltshire +3 21 £24,500 -8.41% 3
Bristol -16 14 £24,000 -12.72% 3
Gloucestershire -17 12 £30,000 +22.44%
Somerset +6 7 £23,000 -13.20%
Dorset -19 6 £25,000 +25.00%
Devon -10 2 £14,500 -48.67%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (68.79%) Active Directory
3 86 (60.99%) Microsoft
4 69 (48.94%) Windows 7
5 64 (45.39%) MS Office
6 59 (41.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (34.04%) MS Excel
9 43 (30.50%) ITIL
10 39 (27.66%) MS Exchange
10 39 (27.66%) Firewall
10 39 (27.66%) Windows 8
11 38 (26.95%) TCP/IP
12 34 (24.11%) VPN
13 33 (23.40%) DNS
14 32 (22.70%) DHCP
15 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (19.86%) VMware
16 26 (18.44%) Service Management
17 24 (17.02%) Windows Vista
18 21 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 21 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (14.18%) SQL
19 20 (14.18%) MCP
20 19 (13.48%) LAN
20 19 (13.48%) SLA
21 18 (12.77%) HP
21 18 (12.77%) Citrix
22 17 (12.06%) SQL Server
22 17 (12.06%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.38%) Lync
5 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.13%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.42%) IIS
8 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.71%) WordPress
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (45.39%) MS Office
2 48 (34.04%) MS Excel
3 15 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.84%) MS Project
6 1 (0.71%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Office 365
2 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.66%) Firewall
2 38 (26.95%) TCP/IP
3 34 (24.11%) VPN
4 33 (23.40%) DNS
5 32 (22.70%) DHCP
6 19 (13.48%) LAN
7 17 (12.06%) WAN
8 11 (7.80%) VoIP
9 10 (7.09%) Ethernet
10 7 (4.96%) Wireless
11 6 (4.26%) TETRA
11 6 (4.26%) PBX
11 6 (4.26%) DASS2
11 6 (4.26%) DPNSS
12 4 (2.84%) SAN
12 4 (2.84%) Intranet
12 4 (2.84%) IP Telephony
13 3 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.13%) MySQL
3 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.13%) Ingres
3 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (4.96%) Finance
1 7 (4.96%) Advertising
2 5 (3.55%) Retail
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (45.39%) Analyst
2 37 (26.24%) Support Engineer
3 30 (21.28%) Service Analyst
3 30 (21.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 26 (18.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (16.31%) Support Analyst
6 18 (12.77%) Desktop Support
6 18 (12.77%) Help Desk Support
7 17 (12.06%) IT Support
8 15 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) Help Desk Engineer
10 13 (9.22%) Technical Support
11 11 (7.80%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 10 (7.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 10 (7.09%) Technical Support Engineer
12 10 (7.09%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (7.09%) Technical Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) IT Support Analyst
13 8 (5.67%) 1st Line Support
14 7 (4.96%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) CSS
2 5 (3.55%) Web Services
3 2 (1.42%) Ajax
3 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.42%) WCF
3 2 (1.42%) jQuery
3 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.42%) .NET
3 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.26%) PDA
4 4 (2.84%) Clustering
5 3 (2.13%) iPhone
5 3 (2.13%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.13%) iPad
5 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.13%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) AS400
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) RMADS
6 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) IVR
7 1 (0.71%) Open Source
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) CCTV
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (48.94%) Windows 7
3 59 (41.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (27.66%) Windows 8
6 24 (17.02%) Windows Vista
7 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.09%) Linux
9 7 (4.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (4.26%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.55%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.84%) UNIX
13 3 (2.13%) CentOS
13 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) ITIL
2 26 (18.44%) Service Management
3 11 (7.80%) Change Management
3 11 (7.80%) Risk Management
3 11 (7.80%) Change Control
4 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 7 (4.96%) Project Management
5 7 (4.96%) Process Management
5 7 (4.96%) CAD
6 6 (4.26%) Workflow
6 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.55%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.55%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.55%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.84%) Time Management
8 4 (2.84%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.84%) Project Planning
8 4 (2.84%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.18%) SQL
2 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.42%) C#
4 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.71%) PHP
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) VBScript
5 1 (0.71%) VB
5 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.18%) MCP
3 11 (7.80%) MCSE
3 11 (7.80%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.38%) MCTS
5 8 (5.67%) MCSA
5 8 (5.67%) MCDST
6 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.55%) CCA
7 5 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.84%) MCITP
9 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.42%) Degree
10 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (68.79%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.67%) vSphere
4 7 (4.96%) MetaFrame
4 7 (4.96%) UAG
4 7 (4.96%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.55%) XenApp
6 3 (2.13%) Kerio MailServer
6 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.13%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.42%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.42%) Nmap
8 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) SCCM
2 8 (5.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.96%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.13%) OpenView
4 3 (2.13%) Nagios
5 2 (1.42%) Nessus
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (60.99%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.86%) VMware
3 18 (12.77%) HP
3 18 (12.77%) Citrix
4 15 (10.64%) Apple
4 15 (10.64%) Cisco
5 13 (9.22%) Dell
5 13 (9.22%) SonicWALL
6 10 (7.09%) Avaya
7 9 (6.38%) Symantec
8 6 (4.26%) Nortel
8 6 (4.26%) Siemens
9 5 (3.55%) McAfee
10 4 (2.84%) Oracle
10 4 (2.84%) SAP
11 3 (2.13%) Lotus
11 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.13%) Mitel
11 3 (2.13%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.13%) Infor
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum Workplace Pension
Posted: 18 days ago