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 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 74 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% 1.66% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% 4.93% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
221 203 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.15% 33.67% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 125 136 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £51,500 £59,750
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 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 3 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Maximo
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Maximo
2 5 (33.33%) CA PPM
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
1 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Facility Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago