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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 30 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.65% 2.87% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.87% 10.34% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,750 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £28,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.58% 27.75% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 23
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) Novell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Novell