The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 182 168 136
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 143 164 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.25% 1.41% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.63% 5.28% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 115 136 244
Average salary £29,500 £42,500 £31,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +35.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
Windows XP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3091 3109 3407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.92% 26.66% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2727 2799 3161
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the City of London region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 246 (100.00%) Windows
2 170 (69.11%) Active Directory
3 156 (63.41%) MS Office
4 139 (56.50%) Microsoft
5 97 (39.43%) Windows 7
6 92 (37.40%) Finance
7 82 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 80 (32.52%) MS Excel
9 78 (31.71%) ITIL
10 73 (29.67%) Citrix
11 71 (28.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 67 (27.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (24.39%) Blackberry
13 60 (24.39%) TCP/IP
14 59 (23.98%) DNS
15 52 (21.14%) DHCP
15 52 (21.14%) VMware
16 48 (19.51%) Cisco
17 47 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 39 (15.85%) VPN
19 36 (14.63%) SLA
20 32 (13.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 32 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
21 31 (12.60%) LAN
21 31 (12.60%) WAN
22 30 (12.20%) Banking
22 30 (12.20%) Windows 8
22 30 (12.20%) Degree
23 26 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
23 26 (10.57%) MCSE

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 32 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (6.91%) Lync
5 14 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (4.88%) IBM Notes
7 9 (3.66%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.25%) WorkSite
9 7 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.63%) IIS
11 2 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.81%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.81%) Apache
11 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.81%) Documentum
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.41%) GroupWise
Applications
1 156 (63.41%) MS Office
2 80 (32.52%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) 3000 Xtra
1 4 (1.63%) Eikon
2 3 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.81%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.81%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 59 (23.98%) DNS
3 52 (21.14%) DHCP
4 39 (15.85%) VPN
5 31 (12.60%) LAN
5 31 (12.60%) WAN
6 24 (9.76%) VoIP
6 24 (9.76%) Firewall
7 18 (7.32%) SAN
8 11 (4.47%) Internet
9 10 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.66%) Wireless
11 6 (2.44%) SSL
12 5 (2.03%) Network Security
12 5 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.63%) IMAP
13 4 (1.63%) LDAP
13 4 (1.63%) SMTP
13 4 (1.63%) ADSL
13 4 (1.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.81%) EDMS
7 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.41%) MS Access
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Serena SBM
2 1 (0.41%) Yeoman
General
1 92 (37.40%) Finance
2 30 (12.20%) Banking
3 15 (6.10%) Legal
4 14 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.88%) Law
6 9 (3.66%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.25%) Advertising
8 6 (2.44%) Back Office
8 6 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.03%) Marketing
10 3 (1.22%) Electronics
10 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 105 (42.68%) Analyst
2 52 (21.14%) Support Analyst
3 49 (19.92%) Service Analyst
4 48 (19.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 43 (17.48%) Support Engineer
6 37 (15.04%) Desktop Support
7 26 (10.57%) IT Support
8 23 (9.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (8.94%) Help Desk Analyst
10 16 (6.50%) Desktop Engineer
11 15 (6.10%) 1st Line Support
12 14 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (5.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 12 (4.88%) Support Technician
14 11 (4.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 11 (4.47%) Team Leader
15 10 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
15 10 (4.07%) Desktop Analyst
16 9 (3.66%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.66%) .NET
2 6 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (1.63%) WSH
3 4 (1.63%) Web Services
4 3 (1.22%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.81%) jQuery
5 2 (0.81%) WCF
5 2 (0.81%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.81%) HTML5
5 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.81%) REST
5 2 (0.81%) Ajax
5 2 (0.81%) WSDL
5 2 (0.81%) HTML
5 2 (0.81%) XML
5 2 (0.81%) CSS
5 2 (0.81%) SOAP
5 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) COM
6 1 (0.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.39%) Blackberry
2 15 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.88%) iPhone
4 11 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.66%) Smartphone
5 9 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.44%) iPad
8 5 (2.03%) Handset
9 4 (1.63%) PDA
10 3 (1.22%) DTV
10 3 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.22%) Equities
10 3 (1.22%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.81%) CMDB
11 2 (0.81%) Life Science
11 2 (0.81%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.81%) User Experience
11 2 (0.81%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 246 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (39.43%) Windows 7
3 71 (28.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (27.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (12.20%) Windows 8
6 23 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (8.54%) Windows Vista
8 17 (6.91%) Linux
9 16 (6.50%) UNIX
10 11 (4.47%) Windows 2000
10 11 (4.47%) Android
11 5 (2.03%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.22%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.41%) AIX
15 1 (0.41%) NetWare
15 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.71%) ITIL
2 19 (7.72%) Change Management
3 14 (5.69%) Asset Management
4 13 (5.28%) Migration
4 13 (5.28%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (4.07%) Problem Management
5 10 (4.07%) Incident Management
6 7 (2.85%) Service Delivery
7 6 (2.44%) Investment Management
7 6 (2.44%) QMS
7 6 (2.44%) ITIL V2
7 6 (2.44%) Quality Management
7 6 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.03%) CRM
8 5 (2.03%) Software Deployment
9 4 (1.63%) Time Management
9 4 (1.63%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (1.63%) Change Control
9 4 (1.63%) People Management
9 4 (1.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.57%) SQL
2 11 (4.47%) C#
3 9 (3.66%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.44%) Java
4 6 (2.44%) Perl
4 6 (2.44%) VBA
5 5 (2.03%) VB.NET
5 5 (2.03%) VBScript
6 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.63%) C++
7 3 (1.22%) VB
8 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.20%) Degree
3 26 (10.57%) MCSE
4 24 (9.76%) MCSA
5 17 (6.91%) MCP
6 11 (4.47%) A+ Certification
7 10 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.07%) CCNA
8 6 (2.44%) CCENT
8 6 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.03%) MCTS
9 5 (2.03%) MCITP
10 4 (1.63%) MOS
10 4 (1.63%) PhD
11 3 (1.22%) MBA
11 3 (1.22%) CFA
11 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.41%) CCIE
13 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.63%) SLA
2 5 (2.03%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 170 (69.11%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.72%) XenApp
4 16 (6.50%) vSphere
5 7 (2.85%) XenServer
5 7 (2.85%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.22%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (8.54%) SCCM
2 20 (8.13%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.66%) SCOM
4 8 (3.25%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.44%) WSUS
6 4 (1.63%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.81%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.81%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.81%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 139 (56.50%) Microsoft
2 73 (29.67%) Citrix
3 52 (21.14%) VMware
4 48 (19.51%) Cisco
5 24 (9.76%) HP
6 20 (8.13%) Bloomberg
7 18 (7.32%) Reuters
8 13 (5.28%) Apple
8 13 (5.28%) Dell
9 12 (4.88%) Lotus
10 11 (4.47%) Oracle
11 9 (3.66%) Altiris
12 8 (3.25%) Mitel
12 8 (3.25%) Remedy
13 7 (2.85%) LANDesk
13 7 (2.85%) Polycom
14 6 (2.44%) Juniper
14 6 (2.44%) SAP
14 6 (2.44%) Sybase
15 5 (2.03%) NetApp
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