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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.34% 1.82% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.75% 7.35% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 17
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -4.58%
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
160 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.19% 24.77% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 129 118
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,350 £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 1 October 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 +9 11 £22,000 -4.34%
Newmarket - 3 £25,500 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Law
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) MCITP
6 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (10.00%) PDA
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (10.00%) VMware
10 2 (10.00%) MCP
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
11 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
11 1 (5.00%) Linux
11 1 (5.00%) SQL
11 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
11 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
11 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 12 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
2 11 (55.00%) Service Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PDA
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCITP
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago