The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 88 69 90
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 2.15% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 7.69% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 18
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £24,500 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £45,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
309 299 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.30% 28.00% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 271 276 365
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in West Sussex

Windows XP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
(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
Crawley -8 3 - -
Horsham -11 3 £28,500 -14.28%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £23,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) SCCM
4 9 (56.25%) Symantec
5 8 (50.00%) MS Office
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
7 5 (31.25%) Altiris
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 4 (25.00%) ITSM
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) MCP
9 3 (18.75%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Broadband
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.25%) VMS
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCP
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (18.75%) MCTS
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCDST
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
5 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Symantec
3 5 (31.25%) Altiris
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (12.50%) Draytek
7 1 (6.25%) AVG
7 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos