The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 29 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 0.81% - 6.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% - 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £20,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
Windows XP
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 7 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 29.84% 15.91% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 7 38
Average salary £27,500 £35,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.53% +29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wigan

Windows XP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification