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 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 97 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.50% 0.83% 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 3.17% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 16
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £36,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
383 347 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.34% 26.15% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 329 314 279
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,000 £42,500
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 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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 6 £20,250 -32.50% 1
West Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) McAfee
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) SCCM
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.52%) MCITP
8 2 (9.52%) Lync
8 2 (9.52%) Office 365
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) MCTS
8 2 (9.52%) WSUS
8 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.52%) BT
8 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (9.52%) Symantec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) IPv4
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
1 1 (4.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCTS
1 2 (9.52%) MCITP
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) McAfee
3 2 (9.52%) BT
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
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