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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 60 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.60% 1.88% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 9.43% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £25,050 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 106 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.96% 19.96% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 126 97 136
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 22 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) ITIL
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) MS Office
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
8 10 (38.46%) VMware
9 8 (30.77%) Degree
10 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
10 7 (26.92%) Citrix
10 7 (26.92%) Lotus
10 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
10 7 (26.92%) XenApp
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
12 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
12 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
12 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (15.38%) SLA
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (15.38%) MCSE
13 4 (15.38%) IIS
13 4 (15.38%) XML
13 4 (15.38%) HTML
13 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (61.54%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
2 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 5 (19.23%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) RMADS
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
5 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) HND
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) XenApp
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
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