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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 48 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 29 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.75% 3.91% 6.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 9.38% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 52
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%
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
296 341 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.29% 41.69% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 274 324 294
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £57,500
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 21 November 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (79.69%) Microsoft
3 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
4 37 (57.81%) Windows 7
5 35 (54.69%) MS Office
6 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (34.38%) Windows 8
10 21 (32.81%) Citrix
10 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
11 16 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (23.44%) SCCM
12 15 (23.44%) Windows Mobile
13 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
13 13 (20.31%) AS400
13 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
13 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
13 13 (20.31%) iSeries
14 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (14.06%) MCSE
16 9 (14.06%) MCSA
16 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (12.50%) ITIL
18 7 (10.94%) MCP
18 7 (10.94%) SQL
18 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
18 7 (10.94%) MCTS
18 7 (10.94%) MCITP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (54.69%) MS Office
2 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) WAN
1 3 (4.69%) DHCP
1 3 (4.69%) LAN
1 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) DVB
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) ADSL
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) MS Access
2 2 (3.13%) Informix
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) 2nd Line Support
2 28 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 21 (32.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (26.56%) Desktop Support
5 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.94%) IT Administrator
6 7 (10.94%) IT Support
7 5 (7.81%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Technician
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Technician
9 3 (4.69%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Kendo UI
1 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.56%) HTML5
1 1 (1.56%) CSS3
1 1 (1.56%) Sass
1 1 (1.56%) Django
1 1 (1.56%) jQuery
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) AS400
1 13 (20.31%) iSeries
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) DTV
3 2 (3.13%) MPEG
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) IPTV
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Windows 7
3 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (34.38%) Windows 8
6 15 (23.44%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.56%) Linux
10 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
2 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.81%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Ruby
2 1 (1.56%) PHP5
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) Delphi
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.06%) MCSE
2 9 (14.06%) MCSA
3 7 (10.94%) MCP
3 7 (10.94%) MCTS
3 7 (10.94%) MCITP
4 4 (6.25%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.69%) MCDST
6 2 (3.13%) CCA
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) XenApp
4 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) XenServer
5 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 51 (79.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) Citrix
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 4 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) AppSense
7 1 (1.56%) Telerik
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16500 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago