The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
South West / Dorset
Rank - 84 86
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.14% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.47% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £23,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.91%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 213 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.07% 29.83% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 174 237
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Dorset