The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 18 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 23 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.18% 2.14% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.84% 10.34% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 7
Average salary £16,500 £25,125 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.32% -8.63%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 29 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 39.38% 20.71% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74 6 88
Average salary £31,500 £25,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.75% -32.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (87.10%) MS Office
3 23 (74.19%) MS Excel
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Vista
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
7 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
8 12 (38.71%) SLA
9 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
9 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
9 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Apple
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (19.35%) MCP
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Web Design
10 6 (19.35%) MCTS
10 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
11 4 (12.90%) Back Office
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) Retail

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
1 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (87.10%) MS Office
2 23 (74.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Back Office
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
2 4 (12.90%) Firmware
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Vista
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Web Design
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.90%) C#
1 4 (12.90%) VBScript
1 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCP
2 6 (19.35%) MCTS
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
2 6 (19.35%) Apple
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint