The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 105 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.076% 0.88% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 3.02% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 7
Average salary - £18,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
365 398 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.59% 29.05% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 329 315 220
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wales

Windows XP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 1 - - 2
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Welsh Language
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) iSeries
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) AS400
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) OS/400
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) RPG
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) OS/400
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos