The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 8.33% - 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £20,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
Windows XP
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 27.08% 14.89% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 9
Average salary £20,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.92% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Taunton

Windows XP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Office Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) FTP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) VMware

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Office Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware