The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 34 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.60% 1.95% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.97% 4.76% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £19,500 £17,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -47.69%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.27% 40.91% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 57
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,430 £37,500 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Stockport

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) SLA
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware