Period
to 21 January 2019

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 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 75 112
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 1.20% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +100.00%
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £40,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year -20.25% +35.83% +9.09%

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 226 167 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.59% 19.02% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 188 152 202
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,100 £22,025 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,750 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -16 3 £50,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript

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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee