The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 66 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.89% 2.41% 6.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.90% 6.41% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 48
Average salary £24,000 £21,625 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.98% -16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,050 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £24,900 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
281 343 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.49% 37.57% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 251 314 300
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
4 34 (59.65%) MS Office
4 34 (59.65%) Windows 7
5 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
6 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (33.33%) Citrix
8 18 (31.58%) Windows 8
8 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (28.07%) SCCM
9 16 (28.07%) Software Deployment
10 15 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
11 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (22.81%) ITIL
12 13 (22.81%) Asset Management
12 13 (22.81%) AS400
12 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
12 13 (22.81%) iSeries
13 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
14 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
15 6 (10.53%) Degree
15 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (10.53%) MCP
16 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (8.77%) VMware
16 5 (8.77%) MCITP
17 4 (7.02%) MCTS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (59.65%) MS Office
2 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
1 4 (7.02%) WAN
1 4 (7.02%) DHCP
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
2 3 (5.26%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
2 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.51%) DVB
3 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) ADSL
4 1 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Informix
2 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (38.60%) Support Engineer
3 17 (29.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (22.81%) Desktop Support
5 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 10 (17.54%) Service Analyst
5 10 (17.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) IT Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) COM
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.75%) Django
1 1 (1.75%) jQuery
1 1 (1.75%) HTML5
1 1 (1.75%) CSS3
1 1 (1.75%) Sass
1 1 (1.75%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) AS400
1 13 (22.81%) iSeries
2 2 (3.51%) DTV
2 2 (3.51%) MPEG
2 2 (3.51%) EPoS
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) IPTV
3 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (59.65%) Windows 7
3 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (31.58%) Windows 8
6 15 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.75%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (28.07%) Software Deployment
3 13 (22.81%) ITIL
3 13 (22.81%) Asset Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) Ruby
2 1 (1.75%) PHP5
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) Delphi
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) MCP
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) MCITP
3 4 (7.02%) MCTS
3 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) MCSA
4 3 (5.26%) CCA
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 3 (5.26%) XenServer
3 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 3 (5.26%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) AppSense
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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