The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 66 85 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -68
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 37 15 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.86% 1.41% 8.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.97% 5.56% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 99
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £29,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 270 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.69% 25.33% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 312 230 402
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Swindon +3 13 £27,000 +8.00%
Chippenham -18 6 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Trowbridge - 3 £23,500 -
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Melksham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 42 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 42 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (50.88%) MS Office
5 21 (36.84%) Citrix
6 20 (35.09%) VPN
6 20 (35.09%) Firewall
7 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 18 (31.58%) SLA
8 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
9 17 (29.82%) MS Exchange
9 17 (29.82%) ITIL
10 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
11 15 (26.32%) Windows Vista
12 14 (24.56%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (24.56%) Service Management
12 14 (24.56%) SQL
12 14 (24.56%) HP
12 14 (24.56%) Windows 8
13 12 (21.05%) Change Control
13 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 12 (21.05%) DHCP
13 12 (21.05%) Cisco
13 12 (21.05%) DNS
13 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
14 11 (19.30%) Apple
15 10 (17.54%) Avaya

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 17 (29.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (14.04%) Lync
4 4 (7.02%) IBM Notes
4 4 (7.02%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (50.88%) MS Office
2 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (24.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) VPN
1 20 (35.09%) Firewall
2 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.05%) DHCP
3 12 (21.05%) DNS
4 10 (17.54%) Ethernet
5 7 (12.28%) Wireless
6 6 (10.53%) LAN
7 5 (8.77%) WAN
8 4 (7.02%) VoIP
9 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.51%) Bluetooth
9 2 (3.51%) 3G
10 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.77%) Ingres
2 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (5.26%) Local Government
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Analyst
2 18 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (29.82%) Support Engineer
4 15 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (24.56%) Service Analyst
5 14 (24.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (21.05%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (17.54%) Server Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) Help Desk Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Support Analyst
9 7 (12.28%) Server Support
10 6 (10.53%) Applications Support
11 5 (8.77%) Server Analyst
12 4 (7.02%) Server Support Analyst
12 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
12 4 (7.02%) IT Support
13 3 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
14 2 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
14 2 (3.51%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 4 (7.02%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.53%) PDA
3 3 (5.26%) iPad
3 3 (5.26%) iPhone
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) RMADS
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) CCTV
5 1 (1.75%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 15 (26.32%) Windows Vista
6 14 (24.56%) Windows 8
7 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.77%) UNIX
8 5 (8.77%) Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Service Management
3 12 (21.05%) Change Control
3 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 7 (12.28%) CAD
4 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.51%) ITSM
8 2 (3.51%) Information Security
8 2 (3.51%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.51%) ERP
9 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.75%) Change Management
9 1 (1.75%) Process Management
9 1 (1.75%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) UAG
2 7 (12.28%) Terminal Services
2 7 (12.28%) MetaFrame
2 7 (12.28%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) Terminal Server
4 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) Nmap
6 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.84%) Citrix
3 14 (24.56%) HP
4 12 (21.05%) Cisco
5 11 (19.30%) Apple
6 10 (17.54%) Avaya
6 10 (17.54%) Dell
6 10 (17.54%) SonicWALL
7 9 (15.79%) VMware
8 7 (12.28%) Symantec
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle
10 4 (7.02%) Lotus
11 1 (1.75%) SAP
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago