Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 247 292
Rank change year-on-year +14 +45 -186
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 24 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 1.59% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 42
Berkshire median annual salary £25,000 £25,250 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% -9.01% -7.50%
10th Percentile £20,525 £19,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £29,800 £30,898 £45,000
South East median annual salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% - -1.96%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,818 2,140 2,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.75% 27.63% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,519 1,740 2,459
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Berkshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Berkshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in Berkshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Slough +8 9 £23,375 -16.52% 1
Reading +13 7 £21,750 +4.82% 1
Maidenhead +6 3 £21,750 -26.57%
Wokingham -14 2 - -
Bracknell +2 1 - - 1
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (29.17%) Office 365
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (20.83%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) ITIL
10 5 (20.83%) MCP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
10 5 (20.83%) SCCM
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.67%) Apple
11 4 (16.67%) Internet
12 3 (12.50%) MPLS
12 3 (12.50%) Wireless
12 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
12 3 (12.50%) Dell
12 3 (12.50%) VPN

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Domino
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) IT Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) IT Support
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Acoustics
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.33%) Android
9 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
10 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Active Listening
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Software Audit
5 1 (4.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
3 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Dell
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Autodesk
5 2 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Draytek
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) ZyXEL