The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 62 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 1.12% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.34% 5.79% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 6
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 121 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.21% 19.30% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 132 103 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) MS Office
6 9 (47.37%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) SLA
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) XenApp
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
10 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
10 4 (21.05%) MCSE
10 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 4 (21.05%) IIS
10 4 (21.05%) XML
10 4 (21.05%) HTML
10 4 (21.05%) Citrix
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) RMADS
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Lotus
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco