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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 120 99
Rank change year-on-year +16 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 9 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.51% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 1.44% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 42
Median salary £21,000 £28,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year -3.84% +0.97%  

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 425 625 651
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.74% 35.39% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 326 543 499
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware