The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 46 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.06% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 2.42% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 5
Average salary £23,250 £23,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £23,550 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £23,950 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 124 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.89% 25.20% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 92 110 91
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows XP
Wiltshire

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Swindon

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 10 (55.56%) MS Office
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) VMware
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) XenApp
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
9 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
10 4 (22.22%) Lotus
10 4 (22.22%) IBM Notes
11 3 (16.67%) MCSE
11 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 3 (16.67%) VB
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 3 (16.67%) IIS
11 3 (16.67%) XML
11 3 (16.67%) HND
11 3 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (16.67%) SLA
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) HND
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago