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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
London / City of London
Rank 210 246 181
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -65
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 13 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.20% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 0.84% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 117
Median salary £27,500 £29,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -11.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £51,350 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
1292 1547 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.72% 24.18% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1367 2333
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 26 (61.90%) MS Office
5 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
7 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 20 (47.62%) Firewall
9 17 (40.48%) VMware
10 16 (38.10%) TCP/IP
10 16 (38.10%) HP
11 15 (35.71%) DNS
11 15 (35.71%) DHCP
12 14 (33.33%) VoIP
13 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
14 12 (28.57%) VPN
14 12 (28.57%) ITIL
15 11 (26.19%) SLA
15 11 (26.19%) Cisco
15 11 (26.19%) Citrix
15 11 (26.19%) SAN
15 11 (26.19%) Polycom
15 11 (26.19%) Windows 10
16 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
16 10 (23.81%) Driving Licence
16 10 (23.81%) XenMobile
16 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business

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 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (61.90%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Retail-J
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) Firewall
2 16 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 15 (35.71%) DHCP
3 15 (35.71%) DNS
4 14 (33.33%) VoIP
5 12 (28.57%) VPN
6 11 (26.19%) SAN
7 10 (23.81%) ADSL
7 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (23.81%) DSL
8 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.52%) Internet
9 2 (4.76%) LAN
9 2 (4.76%) Network Security
9 2 (4.76%) WAN
10 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.38%) NAS
10 1 (2.38%) SSL
10 1 (2.38%) Wireless
10 1 (2.38%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.14%) Big Data
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) Impala
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (7.14%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) German Language
2 3 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) IT Support
2 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) IT Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Head of IT
6 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Head of IT Operations
7 3 (7.14%) Head of Operations
7 3 (7.14%) Head of Technical Operations
7 3 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Specialist
9 1 (2.38%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Driving Licence
3 7 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (11.90%) iPhone
5 4 (9.52%) Statistics
6 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 11 (26.19%) Windows 10
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.90%) Line Management
3 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Coaching
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.52%) Data Management
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security
4 4 (9.52%) People Management
4 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) Software Deployment
4 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) Perl
2 3 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) PhD
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.81%) XenServer
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Backup Exec
1 10 (23.81%) XenMobile
2 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.52%) Netcool
2 4 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (7.14%) AirWatch
3 3 (7.14%) Oozie
4 2 (4.76%) Casper Suite
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (2.38%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 16 (38.10%) HP
4 11 (26.19%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 11 (26.19%) Polycom
5 10 (23.81%) EMC
5 10 (23.81%) IronPort
5 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
5 10 (23.81%) Veeam
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (11.90%) LANDesk
8 4 (9.52%) Avaya
8 4 (9.52%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.76%) Apple
9 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.76%) Remedy
9 2 (4.76%) Reuters
10 1 (2.38%) Lotus
10 1 (2.38%) NetApp