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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 18 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.49% - 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 17.91% 16.16% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 20
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 Wokingham

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wokingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) CCA
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) EdgeSight
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCA
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
1 5 (83.33%) XenServer
1 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) EdgeSight
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco