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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 101 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.28% 1.03% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.97% 3.89% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 25
Average salary £20,250 £33,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.09% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £26,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,500 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
412 360 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.99% 26.53% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 353 323 324
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 5 August 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 -11 4 £20,250 -44.52% 1
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (11.11%) MCTS
8 2 (11.11%) WSUS
8 2 (11.11%) Lotus
8 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) BT
8 2 (11.11%) Symantec
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee
8 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
8 2 (11.11%) MCSE
8 2 (11.11%) MCSA

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) IPv4
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
1 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCTS
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Symantec
2 2 (11.11%) McAfee
2 2 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe