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

Microsoft Windows XP
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 175 162
Rank change year-on-year -20 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 20 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.17% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.87% 0.79% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 20
Median salary £37,500 £25,182 £25,588
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.91% -1.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £20,200 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,973 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.94%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1067 756 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.34% 21.58% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 933 658 633
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Manchester

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in Manchester

Windows XP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 3 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham -3 1 £20,500 -18.00%
Cheadle - 1 £18,500 - 2
Windows XP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 30 (69.77%) Games
3 29 (67.44%) Degree
4 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
4 28 (65.12%) OO
4 28 (65.12%) C++
5 27 (62.79%) Software Engineering
6 22 (51.16%) C#
6 22 (51.16%) Visual Studio
6 22 (51.16%) Subversion
6 22 (51.16%) Multithreading
7 10 (23.26%) Web Services
8 8 (18.60%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 8 (18.60%) JSON
8 8 (18.60%) WCF
8 8 (18.60%) WPF
8 8 (18.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
9 7 (16.28%) C
9 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
10 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
10 6 (13.95%) OpenGL
10 6 (13.95%) DirectX
10 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.95%) Service Management
10 6 (13.95%) Mathematics

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) Broadband
2 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Subversion
1 22 (51.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) TestRail
General
1 30 (69.77%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Software Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) C++ Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior
6 6 (13.95%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior C++ Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (9.30%) Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Web Services
2 8 (18.60%) JSON
2 8 (18.60%) SOAP
2 8 (18.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (18.60%) WCF
2 8 (18.60%) WPF
2 8 (18.60%) XML
3 6 (13.95%) DirectX
3 6 (13.95%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Animation
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) OO
2 27 (62.79%) Software Engineering
3 22 (51.16%) Multithreading
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Content Development
5 6 (13.95%) Game Development
5 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.95%) Physics
5 6 (13.95%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Computer Security
6 3 (6.98%) ITSM
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C++
2 22 (51.16%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) C
3 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) MDaemon
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Dell
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) Acronis
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.33%) Panasonic
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) Samsung
5 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Xerox
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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