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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
London / City of London
Rank 206 246 185
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -61
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 18 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.26% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 1.11% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 105
Median salary £29,000 £32,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £48,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
1274 1619 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.79% 23.68% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1424 2411
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (61.11%) MS Office
4 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 20 (55.56%) Firewall
5 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 19 (52.78%) MS Exchange
7 17 (47.22%) VMware
8 14 (38.89%) VoIP
8 14 (38.89%) DHCP
8 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 14 (38.89%) DNS
9 13 (36.11%) HP
9 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (33.33%) VPN
11 11 (30.56%) Citrix
11 11 (30.56%) Cisco
11 11 (30.56%) SAN
11 11 (30.56%) Polycom
11 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (27.78%) IronPort
12 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (27.78%) XenServer
12 10 (27.78%) Veeam
12 10 (27.78%) Backup Exec
12 10 (27.78%) DSL
12 10 (27.78%) EMC

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 (52.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (27.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Retail-J
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) DHCP
2 14 (38.89%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 14 (38.89%) VoIP
3 12 (33.33%) VPN
4 11 (30.56%) SAN
5 10 (27.78%) ADSL
5 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (27.78%) DSL
6 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 4 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) SSL
7 1 (2.78%) Telepresence
7 1 (2.78%) WebEx
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.33%) Impala
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (8.33%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.33%) German Language
1 3 (8.33%) Italian Language
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
1 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) IT Support
2 14 (38.89%) Support Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) IT Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Head of IT
5 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Head of IT Operations
6 3 (8.33%) Head of Operations
6 3 (8.33%) Head of Technical Operations
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (2.78%) ETL Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Driving Licence
3 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.89%) iPhone
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Data Management
2 4 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.33%) ETL
3 3 (8.33%) ETL Development
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.33%) Statistics
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Process Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) PhD
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) XenServer
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Backup Exec
1 10 (27.78%) XenMobile
2 3 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.33%) Netcool
2 3 (8.33%) Oozie
2 3 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) HP
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) Citrix
4 11 (30.56%) Polycom
5 10 (27.78%) EMC
5 10 (27.78%) IronPort
5 10 (27.78%) Palo Alto
5 10 (27.78%) Veeam
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) LANDesk
8 4 (11.11%) Avaya
9 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.56%) Apple
11 1 (2.78%) Adobe
11 1 (2.78%) Lotus
11 1 (2.78%) NetApp
11 1 (2.78%) SAP
11 1 (2.78%) WatchGuard