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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 23 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.24% 1.17% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 10.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
80 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 36.20% 11.67% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 30 21
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Apple
2 15 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 15 (71.43%) WAN
2 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 14 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 10 (47.62%) Avaya
5 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) DHCP
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Intranet
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) Lync
6 5 (23.81%) XenApp
6 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (23.81%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 15 (71.43%) WAN
2 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) Intranet
3 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) IT Support
2 7 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Technician
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 14 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
2 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) Apple
3 10 (47.62%) Avaya
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco