The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 22 20 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 1.92% 1.67% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 4.35% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £24,500 £21,500 £14,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.95% +48.27%  
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 Plymouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 23 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 28.85% 38.33% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 13
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Plymouth

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CCTV
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) XML

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CGI
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CCTV
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec