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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 15 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.12% 6.58% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.56% 20.41% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £16,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.12% -43.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.09% 32.24% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 43
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £51,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
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 29 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) MS Office
3 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Vista
6 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
7 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) ITIL
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.38%) Firmware
8 6 (15.38%) DHCP
8 6 (15.38%) DNS
8 6 (15.38%) C#
8 6 (15.38%) VBScript
8 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 6 (15.38%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 6 (15.38%) Back Office
8 6 (15.38%) Retail
8 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
9 5 (12.82%) SLA
9 5 (12.82%) Dell
10 4 (10.26%) Citrix
10 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.26%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (69.23%) MS Office
2 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
3 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Back Office
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 13 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Technical Support Manager
3 12 (30.77%) Technical Manager
3 12 (30.77%) Support Manager
4 9 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (20.51%) Support Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
2 4 (10.26%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
3 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) Web Design
4 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) C#
1 6 (15.38%) VBScript
1 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
1 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Dell
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) HP