Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 306 312
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -48
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.81% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 30
South West median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.89% +73.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £24,600 £25,750 £24,713
90th Percentile £28,750 £50,250 £33,000
England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +13.21% -

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 2,553 2,701 2,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.52% 26.46% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,079 2,119 2,198
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,625 £24,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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
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 5 December 2019. 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 - 13 £27,500 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Driving Licence
2 11 (78.57%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Electronics
3 10 (71.43%) Workflow
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) VoIP
3 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
8 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) WSUS
8 1 (7.14%) TETRA
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) Network Planning

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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (71.43%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) DASS2
3 1 (7.14%) DPNSS
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) TETRA
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Support
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Support
3 4 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Communications Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Field Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
1 11 (78.57%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (71.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Nortel
2 1 (7.14%) Siemens