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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 212 183 144
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -39
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 67 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 1.12% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.87% 3.56% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 93
Median salary £30,000 £25,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -0.97%
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
1336 1883 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.88% 31.35% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1592 1444
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +7 10 £30,000 +13.20%
Bristol +15 8 £28,750 +7.47% 2
Somerset -7 4 £23,500 +3.29%
Devon - 2 £28,000 -
Gloucestershire -13 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 38 (64.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (61.02%) MS Exchange
4 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (55.93%) Windows 7
5 32 (54.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (54.24%) DHCP
6 31 (52.54%) DNS
7 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
8 25 (42.37%) Windows 8
9 24 (40.68%) VMware
10 21 (35.59%) Intel Security
11 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
12 19 (32.20%) Windows Vista
13 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
14 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
14 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
14 17 (28.81%) NetBackup
14 17 (28.81%) McAfee ePO
15 16 (27.12%) ITIL
16 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
16 15 (25.42%) Symantec
16 15 (25.42%) Skype for Business
17 14 (23.73%) Norton AntiVirus
17 14 (23.73%) Windows 2000
17 14 (23.73%) Backup Exec
17 14 (23.73%) Firewall
17 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2000

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (61.02%) MS Exchange
2 32 (54.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (25.42%) Skype for Business
4 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2000
4 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (22.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) DHCP
2 31 (52.54%) DNS
3 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.73%) Firewall
5 6 (10.17%) LAN
5 6 (10.17%) VPN
5 6 (10.17%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) NAS
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) SSL
7 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.69%) ADSL
8 1 (1.69%) Broadband
8 1 (1.69%) Internet
8 1 (1.69%) PBX
8 1 (1.69%) TETRA
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MSI
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
1 3 (5.08%) Legal
1 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Desktop Support
2 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) IT Support
3 11 (18.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 9 (15.25%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (11.86%) IT Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Server Support
7 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) IT Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) PDA
3 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (64.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (55.93%) Windows 7
3 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (42.37%) Windows 8
5 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
6 19 (32.20%) Windows Vista
7 14 (23.73%) Windows 2000
8 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.78%) Linux
10 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.69%) Unix
11 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Identity Management
3 7 (11.86%) Service Management
4 5 (8.47%) Time Management
5 3 (5.08%) Logistics
5 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
5 3 (5.08%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (3.39%) Change Management
6 2 (3.39%) Document Management
6 2 (3.39%) Line Management
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) Data Security
7 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.69%) Open Source
7 1 (1.69%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.69%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.25%) MCP
4 6 (10.17%) A+ Certification
4 6 (10.17%) MCTS
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
5 5 (8.47%) MCDST
5 5 (8.47%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (6.78%) MCITP
7 2 (3.39%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.69%) Dell Certification
8 1 (1.69%) MCSE
8 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) vSphere
4 11 (18.64%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.08%) XenApp
7 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) McAfee ePO
1 17 (28.81%) NetBackup
2 14 (23.73%) Backup Exec
2 14 (23.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (11.86%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) DameWare
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) VMware
3 21 (35.59%) Intel Security
4 15 (25.42%) Symantec
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
6 8 (13.56%) Cisco
7 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
7 3 (5.08%) Infoblox
7 3 (5.08%) Juniper
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle
8 2 (3.39%) Avaya
8 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.69%) Autodesk
9 1 (1.69%) IBM
9 1 (1.69%) Novell
9 1 (1.69%) Remedy
9 1 (1.69%) Sage
9 1 (1.69%) Siemens
9 1 (1.69%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago