The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 93 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.41% 1.53% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 6.15% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 14
Average salary £21,250 £25,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £13,250 £18,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £29,500 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
285 309 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.21% 24.84% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 259 284 274
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
UK

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 4 £18,500 -26.00% 7
West Wales -7 1 £24,000 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) MCSA
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) MCSE
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) DNS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) FTP
2 3 (23.08%) SNMP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) POP3
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.69%) IMAP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) MCTS
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15 - £119 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago