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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 56 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.87% 2.85% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.52% 7.44% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 7
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £20,750 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
181 215 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.77% 38.32% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 128 174 107
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) IIS
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (52.63%) SQL
6 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Project Management
7 8 (42.11%) IBM
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
7 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (42.11%) Maximo
7 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
8 7 (36.84%) CA PPM
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (57.89%) IIS
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Maximo
2 7 (36.84%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Toad
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
1 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
2 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Facility Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
Watford
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago