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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 68 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.35% 3.07% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 15.31% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £24,750 £23,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.60% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £20,600 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £46,500 £23,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
117 98 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.24% 20.04% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 89 115
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,725 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,576 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) VMware