The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 17 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.07% 4.27% 3.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.81% 12.07% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £16,500 £31,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.77% +53.08%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -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 Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 58 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.98% 35.37% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 47
Average salary £25,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.74% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Stevenage

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) MS Office
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Vista
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) VMware
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (25.81%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) Dell
9 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
9 5 (16.13%) Time Management
10 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
10 4 (12.90%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.90%) Back Office
10 4 (12.90%) Firmware
10 4 (12.90%) DNS
10 4 (12.90%) CRM
10 4 (12.90%) DHCP
10 4 (12.90%) C#
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) VBScript
10 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
11 3 (9.68%) SAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Office
2 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Back Office
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Technical Support
2 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Support Manager
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Manager
2 10 (32.26%) Support Manager
3 9 (29.03%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.23%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Vista
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C#
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
1 4 (12.90%) VBScript
1 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.90%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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