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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 24 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.69% 4.65% 8.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 13.33% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £40,750 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.83% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £30,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £30,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 27.12% 34.88% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec