Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 263 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 -51 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.54% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.59% 2.23% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 48
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +56.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £26,050 £19,750 £19,675
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £35,300
North West median annual salary £29,250 £32,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +35.42% -7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,536 1,928 1,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.77% 24.14% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,652 1,318
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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 6 months to 18 June 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
Wigan - 3 £42,500 - 3
Oldham +28 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Windows XP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) JSON

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) RS-232
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Games Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
5 1 (11.11%) Capita
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard