The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 94 200 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.48% 23.98% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 83 174 180
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Bedfordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Customer-Centric Approach

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware