The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 14 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.55% 6.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £26,000 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 38.64% 31.03% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 12
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Sussex region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Sussex

Windows XP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix