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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 69 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 20 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.10% 2.43% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.73% 7.43% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 12
Average salary £22,750 £20,750 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.63% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £18,000 £16,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £23,400 £29,950
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
297 296 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.23% 32.64% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 267 271
Average salary £33,000 £33,163 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.49% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
3 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (52.27%) MS Office
6 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
9 17 (38.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (31.82%) ITIL
10 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
11 13 (29.55%) Citrix
11 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
12 11 (25.00%) SCCM
13 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
14 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (15.91%) MCITP
14 7 (15.91%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (15.91%) VMware
14 7 (15.91%) DNS
14 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (15.91%) DHCP
15 6 (13.64%) Cisco
15 6 (13.64%) CCA
15 6 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (13.64%) SQL
15 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
15 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (13.64%) AppSense

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (52.27%) MS Office
2 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DHCP
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) Wireshark
2 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Intranet
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Service Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix Support
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) COM
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.27%) Django
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) CSS3
1 1 (2.27%) Sass
1 1 (2.27%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) AS400
1 5 (11.36%) iSeries
2 2 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) PHP5
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) Delphi
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (15.91%) MCITP
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) CCA
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (11.36%) MCP
4 4 (9.09%) A+ Certification
4 4 (9.09%) MCDST
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) MCTS
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) XenApp
3 6 (13.64%) XenServer
3 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 6 (13.64%) Terminal Services
3 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
2 6 (13.64%) EdgeSight
3 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Citrix
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) AppSense
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Telerik
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
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