Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 263 280
Rank change year-on-year +28 +17 -176
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 1.75% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 54
Berkshire median annual salary £24,000 £25,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £20,438 £19,925 £18,625
90th Percentile £27,375 £30,839 £43,800
South East median annual salary £24,250 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% - -3.85%

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 1751 2349 2842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.18% 27.85% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1915 2456
Berkshire median annual salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.95% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29% +1.88%

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
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 11 December 2017. 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 +5 10 £25,000 -6.54%
Reading +26 4 £21,750 +4.82%
Bracknell +4 3 - -
Wokingham 0 2 - -
Maidenhead +12 1 £21,750 -22.32%
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 3 (13.64%) SLA
10 3 (13.64%) Office 365
11 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
11 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
11 2 (9.09%) XenApp
11 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
11 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (9.09%) EdgeSight

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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Acoustics
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCA
1 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) EdgeSight
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Autodesk
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Draytek
3 1 (4.55%) HP