The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.09% 1.06% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.00% 3.24% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 7
Average salary £22,016 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,750 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 185 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.58% 32.80% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 105 141 154
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows XP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 14 £17,500 -25.53%
Bury St Edmunds +12 4 £22,016 +6.10%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
4 24 (85.71%) MS Office
5 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
6 20 (71.43%) MCP
6 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (67.86%) Hyper-V
7 19 (67.86%) DNS
7 19 (67.86%) DHCP
8 18 (64.29%) Apple
9 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (57.14%) SonicWALL
10 16 (57.14%) Sophos
10 16 (57.14%) HP
10 16 (57.14%) VPN
10 16 (57.14%) SQL
11 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
12 9 (32.14%) iPad
13 8 (28.57%) ITIL
14 7 (25.00%) IBM Notes
14 7 (25.00%) Lotus
15 5 (17.86%) Citrix
16 4 (14.29%) ISEB
16 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
16 4 (14.29%) NHS
16 4 (14.29%) WSH
16 4 (14.29%) C

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (85.71%) MS Office
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) S-PLUS
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
1 3 (10.71%) PaaS
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) DHCP
1 19 (67.86%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) Intranet
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) LDAP
5 2 (7.14%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) IT Support
2 13 (46.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Desktop Support
4 9 (32.14%) Support Assistant
4 9 (32.14%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (32.14%) IT Assistant
5 7 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
9 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
10 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
10 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
10 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) iPad
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Statistics
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security
2 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) HND
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (67.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Apple
3 16 (57.14%) Sophos
3 16 (57.14%) HP
3 16 (57.14%) SonicWALL
4 7 (25.00%) Lotus
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Adobe