The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 41
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 5.56% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 26.67% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £21,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

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 Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 15 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 25.20% 20.83% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 35
Median salary £30,250 £23,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.52% -29.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware