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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.11% 2.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 21.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £24,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%
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
61 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.48% 11.64% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 42
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Apple
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (54.55%) Lync
3 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 6 (54.55%) XenDesktop
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (54.55%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Apple
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco