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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 52 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.70% 1.09% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.52% 5.77% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 17
Average salary £24,000 £23,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
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
155 104 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.71% 18.87% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 101 111
Average salary £37,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.97% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014. 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 +2 5 £23,500 +4.44%
Newmarket - 2 £25,500 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) Law
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) MCP
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Firewall
8 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (11.11%) Office 365
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (11.11%) Linux
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint