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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.34% 0.44% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 2.25% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £21,500 £24,250 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.34% -11.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

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 113 178 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 19.38% 19.43% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 91 170 200
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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

Windows XP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +12 2 £21,500 -2.27%
Windows XP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle