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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 28 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.35% 2.91% 11.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 17.65% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £23,000 £23,680 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% -0.29%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
10 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.76% 16.50% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 19
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £25,540
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +46.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,680 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 3 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago