The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 67 76 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 30 7 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.79% 0.74% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.20% 2.89% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 37
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,725 £22,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £24,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 242 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.86% 25.61% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 223 224 215
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows XP
South West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +6 16 £23,250 -2.10% 1
Chippenham -16 4 £24,500 -
Corsham -2 2 £22,500 -
Salisbury -2 2 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (62.50%) ITIL
3 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 27 (56.25%) MS Office
5 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 16 (33.33%) VPN
8 15 (31.25%) Firewall
9 14 (29.17%) SLA
9 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 14 (29.17%) Citrix
10 13 (27.08%) HP
11 12 (25.00%) Cisco
11 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.92%) SQL
13 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 10 (20.83%) Degree
14 9 (18.75%) VMware
14 9 (18.75%) Service Management
14 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
14 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (18.75%) Blackberry
14 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
15 8 (16.67%) XenApp
15 8 (16.67%) Windows Vista
16 7 (14.58%) PDA
16 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (14.58%) Wireless
16 7 (14.58%) Avaya

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.50%) Lync
4 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (6.25%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (56.25%) MS Office
2 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) VPN
2 15 (31.25%) Firewall
3 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.58%) Wireless
4 7 (14.58%) DNS
4 7 (14.58%) DHCP
4 7 (14.58%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.25%) TETRA
5 3 (6.25%) ISDN
5 3 (6.25%) PBX
5 3 (6.25%) VoIP
5 3 (6.25%) Intranet
5 3 (6.25%) DASS2
5 3 (6.25%) DPNSS
6 2 (4.17%) Internet
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.50%) Military
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (14.58%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Help Desk Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Server Support
9 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
10 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
10 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
10 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
10 3 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.58%) PDA
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
7 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000
9 3 (6.25%) Windows NT
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.08%) Linux
10 1 (2.08%) UNIX
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Service Management
2 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.50%) CAD
3 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.50%) Time Management
3 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
4 5 (10.42%) Change Control
5 4 (8.33%) Web Design
6 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) CMMI
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) HNC
4 3 (6.25%) HND
4 3 (6.25%) MCSE
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) XenApp
3 6 (12.50%) UAG
3 6 (12.50%) MetaFrame
3 6 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) OpenView
3 2 (4.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 13 (27.08%) HP
4 12 (25.00%) Cisco
5 9 (18.75%) VMware
6 7 (14.58%) Avaya
6 7 (14.58%) Apple
6 7 (14.58%) Dell
7 6 (12.50%) Symantec
7 6 (12.50%) SonicWALL
8 4 (8.33%) Lotus
9 3 (6.25%) Nortel
9 3 (6.25%) Siemens
10 1 (2.08%) MKS
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £27 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago