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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.33% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 3.00% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £24,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
118 100 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.60% 17.61% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 94 86 146
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £45,000 £48,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (26.67%) Service Management
9 4 (26.67%) ITSM
9 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
9 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (26.67%) VMware
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (20.00%) Apple
10 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco
11 2 (13.33%) Lotus
11 2 (13.33%) Information Security
11 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
11 2 (13.33%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) RMADS
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Nmap
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Lotus