Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 224 252
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% 1.58% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 22
Berkshire median annual salary £22,750 £22,750 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.95% +6.47%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £19,700
90th Percentile £43,750 £27,325 £30,883
South East median annual salary £25,000 £24,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% -11.82% +10.00%

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 1,588 1,706 2,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.27% 27.77% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,430 1,992
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £69,875
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Reading +15 17 £30,000 +37.93% 1
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Slough -14 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (57.69%) Windows 10
6 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
6 14 (53.85%) Office 365
6 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
7 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
7 11 (42.31%) VMware
8 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
9 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
10 7 (26.92%) SLA
10 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
10 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
10 7 (26.92%) HP
10 7 (26.92%) SCCM
10 7 (26.92%) Migration
10 7 (26.92%) WSUS
10 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
11 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
11 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
11 6 (23.08%) Linux
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server

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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) 3G
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) AdminStudio
1 4 (15.38%) MSI
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
3 7 (26.92%) Service Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Packager
5 3 (11.54%) Deskside Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Deskside Support
5 3 (11.54%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 10
3 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
3 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 4 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Release Management
4 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.54%) Critical Thinking
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) VB
2 4 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
1 7 (26.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Autodesk