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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 49 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.87% 2.07% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.69% 5.73% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 1
Average salary £17,500 £24,864 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.61% +24.31%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
131 157 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.84% 36.09% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 117 135 136
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 28 January 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 13 £17,500 -22.22% 1
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 January 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%) Active Directory
3 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 18 (64.29%) MS Office
6 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
8 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (42.86%) DHCP
8 12 (42.86%) DNS
8 12 (42.86%) Apple
9 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (35.71%) Sophos
10 10 (35.71%) VPN
10 10 (35.71%) HP
10 10 (35.71%) MCP
10 10 (35.71%) SQL
10 10 (35.71%) SonicWALL
11 9 (32.14%) iPad
12 8 (28.57%) Law
12 8 (28.57%) MCITP
12 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (17.86%) ITIL
14 4 (14.29%) Citrix
14 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (10.71%) Degree
15 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Office
2 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.57%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DHCP
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) SMTP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) IT Support
3 10 (35.71%) Service Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Support Assistant
4 9 (32.14%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (32.14%) IT Assistant
5 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
6 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
9 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) PDA
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) MCP
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (28.57%) MCITP
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Apple
3 10 (35.71%) Sophos
3 10 (35.71%) SonicWALL
3 10 (35.71%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
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