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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.63% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £20,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -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
9 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.68% 11.96% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 10
Average salary £20,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.92% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Office Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Office Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware