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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 76 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.77% 1.72% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.02% 5.30% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 14
Average salary £25,000 £19,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £23,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
319 302 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.29% 32.44% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 258 268 270
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
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 24 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
3 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
4 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
5 21 (51.22%) MS Office
6 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
8 16 (39.02%) ITIL
8 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
9 15 (36.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (34.15%) Citrix
11 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
11 11 (26.83%) SCCM
12 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (24.39%) VMware
13 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
13 8 (19.51%) DHCP
13 8 (19.51%) DNS
13 8 (19.51%) Cisco
13 8 (19.51%) SAN
13 8 (19.51%) Terminal Services
13 8 (19.51%) CCA
13 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (19.51%) AppSense
13 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
13 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) MS Office
1 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DHCP
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
1 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
1 8 (19.51%) iSCSI
1 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Service Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) COM
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.44%) Django
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) HTML5
1 1 (2.44%) CSS3
1 1 (2.44%) Sass
1 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) AS400
1 3 (7.32%) iSeries
2 2 (4.88%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.44%) Android
10 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.44%) Linux
10 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Software Deployment
4 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) PHP5
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Delphi
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CCA
1 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) MCITP
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) MCP
4 4 (9.76%) MCDST
4 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCTS
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) XenApp
3 8 (19.51%) XenServer
3 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
3 8 (19.51%) vSphere
3 8 (19.51%) Terminal Services
3 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCCM
2 8 (19.51%) SCOM
2 8 (19.51%) EdgeSight
3 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Citrix
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) AppSense
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.44%) Telerik
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
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