The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 52 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.10% 3.41% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 9.43% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Average salary £41,250 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
192 159 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.21% 36.14% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 144 125 127
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Watford

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) IIS
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Project Management
6 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (33.33%) IBM
7 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 7 (33.33%) CA PPM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Maximo
1 7 (33.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
1 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 6 (28.57%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Facility Management
8 1 (4.76%) Information Security
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) HP
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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