The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.40% - 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% - 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.14% 13.17% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 42
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Staffordshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows XP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Blackberry
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 8
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (76.92%) DNS
4 10 (76.92%) LAN
4 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 10 (76.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco
6 8 (61.54%) Apple
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
9 3 (23.08%) Lync
9 3 (23.08%) XenApp
9 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
10 1 (7.69%) Service Management
10 1 (7.69%) ITSM
10 1 (7.69%) VMware
10 1 (7.69%) MS Office
10 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 10 (76.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (53.85%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 8
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft