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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 12 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.68% 7.24% 6.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 20.75% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 9
Average salary £16,750 £16,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
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
48 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.04% 34.87% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 41
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 19 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) MS Office
3 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 9 (27.27%) ITIL
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Vista
9 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.18%) Back Office
10 6 (18.18%) Firmware
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP
10 6 (18.18%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) VBScript
10 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.18%) .NET
10 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Retail
10 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (15.15%) Dell
11 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
12 4 (12.12%) SQL
12 4 (12.12%) CRM
13 3 (9.09%) SAN
13 3 (9.09%) EqualLogic

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 20 (60.61%) MS Office
2 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Back Office
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Technical Support
2 12 (36.36%) Technical Support Manager
2 12 (36.36%) Technical Manager
2 12 (36.36%) Support Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Manager
6 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Firmware
2 3 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) CRM
3 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C#
1 6 (18.18%) VBScript
1 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Dell
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix