Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 261 273
Rank change year-on-year -33 +12 -80
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 34 78 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.71% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 2.73% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 75
South West median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,125 £23,500 £19,850
90th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £48,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% -5.45% -

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2679 2860 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.02% 26.17% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2479 3035
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -19 17 £25,000 -16.67%
Gloucestershire +33 7 £25,000 -33.33%
Bristol -26 7 £27,000 +1.89%
Devon +4 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Somerset -10 1 £22,500 -
Dorset - 1 £16,000 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
3 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
5 20 (58.82%) ITIL
6 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (52.94%) VMware
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
8 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (44.12%) LAN
10 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
10 13 (38.24%) Windows 10
11 12 (35.29%) Time Management
12 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
12 11 (32.35%) Driving Licence
12 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (32.35%) MCP
12 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
13 10 (29.41%) WAN
13 10 (29.41%) Firewall
14 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (26.47%) Cisco
14 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
14 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
15 8 (23.53%) MCDST
15 8 (23.53%) MCTS
15 8 (23.53%) MCITP
15 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (23.53%) SQL

Windows XP
Co-occurring 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 7 (20.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) LAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
2 10 (29.41%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) IP Telephony
3 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 4 (11.76%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) NAS
5 3 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) DASS2
6 2 (5.88%) DPNSS
6 2 (5.88%) PBX
6 2 (5.88%) TETRA
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) VSAN
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (20.59%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Service Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
8 2 (5.88%) Communications Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Driving Licence
2 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
3 5 (14.71%) iPad
4 2 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 10
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.71%) Android
9 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (5.88%) Linux
11 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Document Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) MCP
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) MCDST
3 8 (23.53%) MCITP
3 8 (23.53%) MCTS
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) MCSE
6 3 (8.82%) MCSA
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) AlienVault
4 5 (14.71%) Dell
5 4 (11.76%) Adobe
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec
5 4 (11.76%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Canon
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) iManage
7 2 (5.88%) NETGEAR
7 2 (5.88%) Nortel
7 2 (5.88%) Siemens
7 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.94%) ProCurve