The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 28 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.64% 5.99% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 12.50% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.03% 47.90% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
Hertfordshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Windows XP
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in St Albans

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco