The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 46 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.55% 13.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £25,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.44% 36.36% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 39
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco