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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 230 255 192
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -63
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 41 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.48% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 1.81% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 115
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
1434 2268 3085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.11% 26.31% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1956 2718
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 16 (48.48%) MS Office
6 13 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 12 (36.36%) HP
7 12 (36.36%) ITIL
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
10 8 (24.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (24.24%) DNS
10 8 (24.24%) DHCP
10 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) LAN
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (18.18%) Information Security
12 6 (18.18%) Mac OS X
13 5 (15.15%) Netcool
13 5 (15.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 5 (15.15%) Citrix
13 5 (15.15%) Intel Security

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 13 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (24.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.03%) MS Project Server
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DHCP
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) VPN
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) Sybase ASE
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Service Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) IT Support
4 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis
1 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Statistics
3 4 (12.12%) iPhone
4 2 (6.06%) Fintech
4 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
7 6 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.12%) Android
9 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
10 2 (6.06%) Linux
11 1 (3.03%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
11 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
11 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Information Security
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) BCP
4 4 (12.12%) Coaching
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
4 4 (12.12%) Line Management
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) People Management
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
4 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Delphi
3 1 (3.03%) Pascal
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
1 5 (15.15%) Netcool
1 5 (15.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Casper Suite
4 2 (6.06%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
4 4 (12.12%) Adobe
4 4 (12.12%) Apple
4 4 (12.12%) Bloomberg
4 4 (12.12%) Reuters
5 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) Lotus
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Xerox
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (3.03%) ESRI
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow