The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.79% 2.95% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.20% 18.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £22,000 £26,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
Windows XP
Staffordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 50 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.91% 16.39% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 14
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
2 13 (68.42%) Avaya
2 13 (68.42%) Apple
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) Blackberry
2 13 (68.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) Intranet
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) Intranet
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Support Technician
2 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) IT Support Technician
2 6 (31.58%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) Avaya
2 13 (68.42%) Apple
3 6 (31.58%) VMware