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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 82 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 20 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.76% 3.32% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.75% 11.56% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 23
Average salary £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.21% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
348 320 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.63% 28.73% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 313 271 214
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Chippenham -4 5 £26,500 +15.21%
Salisbury -17 5 £27,000 +9.09%
Swindon +3 4 £17,000 -43.33%
Corsham - 1 - -
Warminster - 1 £39,000 -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) ITIL
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
6 12 (38.71%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
8 10 (32.26%) Windows 8
9 9 (29.03%) SCCM
10 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (25.81%) VoIP
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
11 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000
11 7 (22.58%) MCSE
11 7 (22.58%) MCSA
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
12 6 (19.35%) PBX
12 6 (19.35%) Java
12 6 (19.35%) Siemens
12 6 (19.35%) DASS2
12 6 (19.35%) DPNSS
12 6 (19.35%) Nortel
12 6 (19.35%) Workflow
12 6 (19.35%) TETRA

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) VoIP
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (19.35%) DASS2
3 6 (19.35%) DPNSS
3 6 (19.35%) PBX
3 6 (19.35%) TETRA
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) LAN
5 4 (12.90%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (6.45%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
1 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows 8
3 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
7 3 (9.68%) UNIX
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Workflow
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL V2
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.23%) Contact Management
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Process Management
7 1 (3.23%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) C
3 3 (9.68%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (22.58%) MCSE
2 7 (22.58%) MCSA
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CCENT
4 2 (6.45%) MCDST
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MOS
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Nortel
3 6 (19.35%) Siemens
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Toshiba