The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
England / South West
Rank 203 218 196
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.58% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 2.05% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 36
Median salary £24,500 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £45,000 £45,000
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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1138 1657 1624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 22.70% 28.40% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1442 1376
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in the South West

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the South West

Windows XP
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol -7 10 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Wiltshire +18 7 £23,500 -6.00%
Gloucestershire +9 5 £22,000 -21.42% 1
Cornwall - 3 £24,500 -
Devon -1 2 £24,500 +13.95%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) Windows Server
3 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
5 33 (57.89%) MS Exchange
6 31 (54.39%) MS Office
6 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (47.37%) SQL
7 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
8 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (38.60%) Windows 8
10 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (26.32%) ITIL
13 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
13 14 (24.56%) VBScript
13 14 (24.56%) VB
13 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
14 13 (22.81%) Firewall
15 12 (21.05%) DHCP
15 12 (21.05%) DNS
15 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (19.30%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
16 11 (19.30%) LAN
17 10 (17.54%) WAN
17 10 (17.54%) Citrix

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 33 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
6 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.51%) TPMS
8 1 (1.75%) CMS
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (54.39%) MS Office
2 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Maximo
2 3 (5.26%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) DHCP
2 12 (21.05%) DNS
3 11 (19.30%) LAN
3 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.54%) WAN
5 5 (8.77%) VoIP
5 5 (8.77%) Wireless
6 4 (7.02%) DASS2
6 4 (7.02%) DPNSS
6 4 (7.02%) Internet
6 4 (7.02%) PBX
6 4 (7.02%) SAN
6 4 (7.02%) TETRA
7 3 (5.26%) SNMP
7 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.75%) ADSL
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) GIS
5 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.02%) Legal
2 3 (5.26%) Law
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 23 (40.35%) IT Support
3 20 (35.09%) Support Analyst
4 19 (33.33%) IT Analyst
5 15 (26.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 15 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (26.32%) Desktop Support
5 15 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
5 15 (26.32%) Support Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 10 (17.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 8 (14.04%) IT Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) Network Support
10 5 (8.77%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
1 7 (12.28%) XML
2 4 (7.02%) Middleware
3 3 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) CCTV
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) Windows Server
3 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (38.60%) Windows 8
7 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
8 11 (19.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (17.54%) Windows Vista
10 7 (12.28%) Linux
10 7 (12.28%) Unix
11 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
12 4 (7.02%) AIX
12 4 (7.02%) HPUX
12 4 (7.02%) Solaris
12 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000
13 3 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Service Management
3 6 (10.53%) ERP
4 4 (7.02%) B2B
4 4 (7.02%) CAD
4 4 (7.02%) Workflow
5 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.26%) Data Security
5 3 (5.26%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 3 (5.26%) IT Strategy
5 3 (5.26%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Security Management
5 3 (5.26%) Social Engineering
6 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) VB
2 14 (24.56%) VBScript
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) C
4 3 (5.26%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) MCP
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) CCNA
4 3 (5.26%) CCNP
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) MCSE
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.75%) HNC
6 1 (1.75%) HND
6 1 (1.75%) MCDST
6 1 (1.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) ISO22301
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Terminal Server
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.02%) MetaFrame
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.75%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Citrix
2 10 (17.54%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (7.02%) Actuate
4 4 (7.02%) BEA
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 4 (7.02%) Nortel
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) Siemens
4 4 (7.02%) Sun
4 4 (7.02%) webMethods
5 3 (5.26%) Apple
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Sophos
5 3 (5.26%) Symantec
5 3 (5.26%) Veeam
6 2 (3.51%) Avaya
6 2 (3.51%) Dell
6 2 (3.51%) iManage
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