Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 188 176
Rank change year-on-year +38 -12 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.21% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 0.70% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 45
Reading median annual salary £21,750 £20,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% -18.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £20,325 £19,625 £18,625
90th Percentile £23,600 £23,313 £45,000
Berkshire median annual salary £23,000 £26,000 £25,375
% change year-on-year -11.54% +2.46% -2.40%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 757 1137 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.71% 32.60% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 616 916 1144
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Reading

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) German Language
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP