The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 54 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.43% 0.85% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.23% 4.10% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £22,750 £26,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 122 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.89% 20.68% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 120 120 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
East of England

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 July 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 +16 6 £22,750 -9.00%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Law
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
8 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Firewall
8 1 (10.00%) AS400
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) MS Project
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Document Controller
5 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Project Controller
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Support Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint