Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 301 262
Rank change year-on-year +3 -39 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 20 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 1.40% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 65
South West median annual salary £45,000 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.08% -13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,500 £21,775 £23,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £33,000 £35,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% +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 2,627 2,648 2,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.04% 25.80% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,062 2,200 2,486
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,010 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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
Dorset 0 12 £45,000 +181.25%
Gloucestershire +15 5 £30,000 +16.50%
Devon +11 1 - -
Bristol +3 1 £32,000 +18.52% 1
Wiltshire -20 1 £25,000 -9.09% 9
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) C
4 10 (50.00%) C++
4 10 (50.00%) VB
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) HNC
4 10 (50.00%) Electronics
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) Performance Measurement
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.00%) SAN

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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Site Server
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) ADSL
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.00%) Handset
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Measurement
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 10 (50.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) HNC
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) CCA
4 2 (10.00%) CCAA
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) MCDST
5 1 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (5.00%) MCTS
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Xen
2 2 (10.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Netcool
1 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) Meridio
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas