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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 249 228 197
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 54 110 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.85% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 3.20% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 104 108
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £46,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
2428 3441 3333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.52% 26.60% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2115 3040 2949
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (70.11%) Active Directory
3 121 (65.76%) Microsoft
4 91 (49.46%) MS Exchange
5 86 (46.74%) MS Office
6 68 (36.96%) MS Excel
7 65 (35.33%) Windows 7
8 62 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 60 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (26.63%) Windows 8
11 47 (25.54%) Citrix
12 45 (24.46%) Finance
13 44 (23.91%) Cisco
14 42 (22.83%) Firewall
14 42 (22.83%) VMware
14 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (20.65%) DNS
16 37 (20.11%) Windows Vista
17 36 (19.57%) DHCP
18 34 (18.48%) TCP/IP
19 31 (16.85%) ITIL
19 31 (16.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 31 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
20 29 (15.76%) VPN
21 27 (14.67%) SQL
22 26 (14.13%) LAN
22 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
22 26 (14.13%) Blackberry
23 24 (13.04%) Symantec
23 24 (13.04%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 91 (49.46%) MS Exchange
2 31 (16.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 23 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.43%) Lync
8 4 (2.17%) IIS
9 3 (1.63%) Apache
9 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.09%) nginx
10 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.09%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.54%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 86 (46.74%) MS Office
2 68 (36.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.09%) assyst
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.70%) Office 365
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.72%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.09%) Datadog
4 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.83%) Firewall
2 38 (20.65%) DNS
3 36 (19.57%) DHCP
4 34 (18.48%) TCP/IP
5 29 (15.76%) VPN
6 26 (14.13%) LAN
7 24 (13.04%) WAN
8 21 (11.41%) SAN
9 12 (6.52%) VoIP
10 10 (5.43%) Ethernet
11 7 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.80%) Wireless
11 7 (3.80%) IP Telephony
12 6 (3.26%) Internet
12 6 (3.26%) NAS
13 5 (2.72%) PABX
14 4 (2.17%) FTP
15 3 (1.63%) HTTP
15 3 (1.63%) SSL
15 3 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) MSI
2 6 (3.26%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.09%) Subversion
3 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.54%) Serena SBM
General
1 45 (24.46%) Finance
2 18 (9.78%) Legal
3 17 (9.24%) Law
4 11 (5.98%) Banking
5 9 (4.89%) Advertising
6 8 (4.35%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.17%) Billing
8 4 (2.17%) Marketing
9 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.09%) Retail
11 1 (0.54%) Back Office
11 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (44.02%) Analyst
2 53 (28.80%) Support Analyst
3 37 (20.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (16.85%) Service Analyst
5 25 (13.59%) Support Engineer
6 21 (11.41%) 1st Line Support
7 19 (10.33%) Desktop Support
8 18 (9.78%) IT Support
9 13 (7.07%) Desktop Analyst
10 12 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.98%) Help Desk Analyst
11 11 (5.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 10 (5.43%) Network Engineer
13 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 7 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 7 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
15 7 (3.80%) Project Engineer
16 6 (3.26%) IT Support Analyst
16 6 (3.26%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (1.63%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.63%) WSH
4 2 (1.09%) HTML
4 2 (1.09%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.13%) Blackberry
2 13 (7.07%) iPhone
3 9 (4.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.63%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.63%) PDA
6 3 (1.63%) Robotics
7 2 (1.09%) iSeries
7 2 (1.09%) iPad
7 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.09%) CCTV
7 2 (1.09%) AS400
7 2 (1.09%) Handset
7 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.54%) Life Science
8 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.54%) Replication
8 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (35.33%) Windows 7
3 62 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (26.63%) Windows 8
6 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (20.11%) Windows Vista
8 15 (8.15%) Linux
9 14 (7.61%) UNIX
10 12 (6.52%) Mac OS X
10 12 (6.52%) Android
11 6 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.72%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.09%) Solaris
15 1 (0.54%) Debian
15 1 (0.54%) Gentoo
15 1 (0.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.85%) ITIL
2 22 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (7.61%) Service Delivery
3 14 (7.61%) Business Continuity
4 13 (7.07%) Migration
5 10 (5.43%) Information Security
6 9 (4.89%) Service Management
6 9 (4.89%) Time Management
7 8 (4.35%) CRM
7 8 (4.35%) Project Management
8 7 (3.80%) Document Management
9 5 (2.72%) Data Security
9 5 (2.72%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.17%) Investment Management
10 4 (2.17%) Change Control
10 4 (2.17%) BCP
10 4 (2.17%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.17%) Supplier Management
11 3 (1.63%) Incident Management
11 3 (1.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.17%) Java
3 4 (2.17%) Perl
4 3 (1.63%) PHP
4 3 (1.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.63%) VBScript
4 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.09%) Python
5 2 (1.09%) Scala
6 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.33%) MCSE
3 14 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.61%) CCNA
3 14 (7.61%) Degree
4 13 (7.07%) CCA
4 13 (7.07%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (5.43%) MOS
5 10 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (5.43%) JNCIA
6 7 (3.80%) MCP
6 7 (3.80%) MCSA
7 6 (3.26%) MCITP
8 3 (1.63%) CCNP
9 2 (1.09%) CISSP
9 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.09%) MCDST
10 1 (0.54%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.54%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.54%) COBIT
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 129 (70.11%) Active Directory
2 31 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 22 (11.96%) XenApp
5 13 (7.07%) Terminal Services
6 11 (5.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.72%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.72%) vSphere
9 4 (2.17%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.63%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.09%) XenServer
11 2 (1.09%) iptables
12 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (12.50%) SCCM
2 9 (4.89%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.26%) SCOM
4 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.63%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.63%) WMI
5 3 (1.63%) Casper Suite
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) WSUS
6 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.09%) Puppet
6 2 (1.09%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.09%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) DameWare
7 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.54%) Netcool
7 1 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 121 (65.76%) Microsoft
2 47 (25.54%) Citrix
3 44 (23.91%) Cisco
4 42 (22.83%) VMware
5 24 (13.04%) Symantec
6 14 (7.61%) Juniper
7 12 (6.52%) McAfee
7 12 (6.52%) Apple
8 9 (4.89%) HP
9 7 (3.80%) Oracle
9 7 (3.80%) Avaya
9 7 (3.80%) Altiris
10 6 (3.26%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.72%) Veritas
11 5 (2.72%) Reuters
11 5 (2.72%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.72%) Google
11 5 (2.72%) Mitel
12 4 (2.17%) AppSense
12 4 (2.17%) NetApp
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,500 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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