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

Microsoft Windows XP
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% 0.081% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 0.28% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Median salary £27,500 £21,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.91%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 199 363 399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.03% 29.42% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 173 322 333
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows XP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in South Wales

Windows XP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cardiff - 2 £26,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £27,500 -
Windows XP
Wales

Windows XP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
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