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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 70 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.46% 4.28% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 9.50% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 46
Average salary £18,500 £24,375 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.10% -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
240 379 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.09% 45.01% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 221 338 375
Average salary £35,000 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.64% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
5 11 (61.11%) MS Office
5 11 (61.11%) ITIL
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
8 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) SLA
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
10 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
10 3 (16.67%) SCCM
10 3 (16.67%) SCOM
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (16.67%) XenApp
10 3 (16.67%) XenServer

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (61.11%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technician
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Android
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCA
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
1 3 (16.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) AppSense
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
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