Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 150 152
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -48
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.49% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% 0.50% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.05% -16.00%
10th Percentile £22,025 £17,800 £18,250
90th Percentile £28,750 £27,400 £30,450
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 540 601 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.30% 23.16% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 490 517 659
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,150 £20,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £49,250 £47,650
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Wales

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Wales

Windows XP
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
North Wales +2 6 £27,500 +10.00%
South Wales +32 4 £23,000 +6.98% 1
Windows XP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Google
4 6 (60.00%) MCP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL V2
4 6 (60.00%) G Suite
4 6 (60.00%) DBS Check
4 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 6 (60.00%) Time Management
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) WLAN
3 3 (30.00%) PBX
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL V2
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) CAD
3 3 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) DBS Check
2 6 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Google
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee