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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 71 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.51% 3.14% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 13.22% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 7
Average salary £19,000 £17,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
207 121 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.51% 23.77% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 192 109 131
Average salary £32,500 £26,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% -33.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 13 February 2016. 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 -18 3 £19,000 +8.57%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Office
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Apple
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) SLA
3 8 (61.54%) SMTP
3 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
4 7 (53.85%) Sage
5 5 (38.46%) Logistics
6 4 (30.77%) SonicWALL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Sophos
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (15.38%) Lotus
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SMTP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Desktop Support
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) IT Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) IT Support
4 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) IT Technician
4 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Technician
5 3 (23.08%) Desktop Technician
5 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Apple
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Sage
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) SonicWALL
5 4 (30.77%) Sophos
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus