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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 219 213 159
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -54
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 98 132 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.06% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 4.07% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 81 123 132
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
2760 3243 2910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.17% 26.12% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2389 2852 2602
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 179 (73.66%) Active Directory
3 154 (63.37%) Microsoft
4 114 (46.91%) MS Exchange
5 99 (40.74%) MS Office
6 88 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (33.74%) MS Excel
8 82 (33.74%) Windows 7
9 74 (30.45%) Citrix
10 72 (29.63%) VMware
11 60 (24.69%) Windows 8
12 59 (24.28%) DHCP
12 59 (24.28%) Cisco
13 58 (23.87%) DNS
14 56 (23.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 55 (22.63%) Windows Vista
16 54 (22.22%) VPN
17 53 (21.81%) Firewall
18 50 (20.58%) Finance
18 50 (20.58%) TCP/IP
19 48 (19.75%) ITIL
20 43 (17.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 43 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
21 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
22 33 (13.58%) SAN
22 33 (13.58%) Blackberry
23 32 (13.17%) Symantec
23 32 (13.17%) Hyper-V
23 32 (13.17%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 114 (46.91%) MS Exchange
2 43 (17.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 28 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.70%) Lync
8 6 (2.47%) IIS
9 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.23%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.82%) nginx
11 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.82%) Apache
12 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.41%) Live Communications Server
12 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 99 (40.74%) MS Office
2 82 (33.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) assyst
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.05%) Office 365
2 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.88%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.82%) Datadog
4 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 59 (24.28%) DHCP
2 58 (23.87%) DNS
3 54 (22.22%) VPN
4 53 (21.81%) Firewall
5 50 (20.58%) TCP/IP
6 33 (13.58%) SAN
7 30 (12.35%) LAN
8 29 (11.93%) WAN
9 24 (9.88%) VoIP
10 12 (4.94%) Ethernet
10 12 (4.94%) FTP
11 11 (4.53%) HTTP
11 11 (4.53%) SSL
11 11 (4.53%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (3.70%) SMTP
12 9 (3.70%) SNMP
13 8 (3.29%) MPLS
13 8 (3.29%) BGP
13 8 (3.29%) VLAN
14 7 (2.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.41%) Essbase
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.41%) MS Access
5 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) MSI
1 5 (2.06%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.23%) Serena SBM
3 2 (0.82%) Subversion
3 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 50 (20.58%) Finance
2 18 (7.41%) Law
2 18 (7.41%) Legal
3 17 (7.00%) Banking
4 11 (4.53%) Financial Institution
4 11 (4.53%) Advertising
5 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.47%) Billing
5 6 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Marketing
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (39.92%) Analyst
2 62 (25.51%) Support Analyst
3 40 (16.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 35 (14.40%) Service Analyst
5 29 (11.93%) Desktop Support
6 27 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 24 (9.88%) 1st Line Support
8 23 (9.47%) IT Support
9 21 (8.64%) Desktop Analyst
10 19 (7.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 17 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (7.00%) Network Engineer
12 12 (4.94%) Help Desk Analyst
13 10 (4.12%) Project Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 9 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
14 9 (3.70%) Consultant
15 8 (3.29%) Team Leader
15 8 (3.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 7 (2.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.88%) Application Packaging
1 7 (2.88%) SOAP
2 6 (2.47%) WSH
3 4 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.82%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.82%) Play Framework
4 2 (0.82%) SAML
5 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.53%) iPhone
3 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.88%) Smartphone
4 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.47%) Robotics
6 5 (2.06%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.06%) Replication
6 5 (2.06%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.23%) Kindle
8 3 (1.23%) Handset
9 2 (0.82%) CCTV
9 2 (0.82%) PMI
9 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.82%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) iSeries
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exalytics
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 82 (33.74%) Windows 7
5 60 (24.69%) Windows 8
6 55 (22.63%) Windows Vista
7 43 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (9.88%) Linux
9 22 (9.05%) UNIX
10 16 (6.58%) Mac OS X
11 11 (4.53%) Android
12 8 (3.29%) Windows 2000
13 7 (2.88%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (2.06%) Mac OS
16 3 (1.23%) Windows NT
16 3 (1.23%) Solaris
17 1 (0.41%) Debian
17 1 (0.41%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.75%) ITIL
2 27 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 17 (7.00%) Migration
5 15 (6.17%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.76%) Information Security
7 12 (4.94%) Project Management
8 11 (4.53%) Time Management
9 8 (3.29%) Service Management
9 8 (3.29%) CRM
10 7 (2.88%) Data Security
10 7 (2.88%) Supplier Management
10 7 (2.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (2.88%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (2.47%) Change Control
11 6 (2.47%) Document Management
11 6 (2.47%) Mobile Commerce
12 5 (2.06%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.06%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.06%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.88%) SQL
2 11 (4.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.29%) VBScript
4 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.47%) PHP
5 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.23%) Perl
5 3 (1.23%) C
6 2 (0.82%) Java
6 2 (0.82%) Python
6 2 (0.82%) Scala
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (11.11%) MCSE
3 26 (10.70%) CCNA
3 26 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (7.82%) Degree
5 16 (6.58%) CCA
5 16 (6.58%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (5.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (5.35%) JNCIA
7 13 (5.35%) MCP
8 10 (4.12%) MCITP
9 8 (3.29%) MCSA
9 8 (3.29%) MOS
10 4 (1.65%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.65%) CCNP
11 3 (1.23%) CISSP
11 3 (1.23%) CCENT
11 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 179 (73.66%) Active Directory
2 56 (23.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (13.17%) Hyper-V
3 32 (13.17%) XenApp
4 19 (7.82%) Terminal Services
5 16 (6.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (3.70%) iptables
7 8 (3.29%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.47%) ISA Server
9 6 (2.47%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.06%) vSphere
11 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.82%) XenServer
11 2 (0.82%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (11.93%) SCCM
2 9 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.29%) SCOM
3 8 (3.29%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.47%) WMI
4 6 (2.47%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.23%) Unicenter
6 3 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.23%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.82%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.82%) Nagios
7 2 (0.82%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.82%) WSUS
7 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.82%) Puppet
7 2 (0.82%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 154 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 74 (30.45%) Citrix
3 72 (29.63%) VMware
4 59 (24.28%) Cisco
5 32 (13.17%) Symantec
6 27 (11.11%) Juniper
7 21 (8.64%) HP
8 19 (7.82%) Apple
9 12 (4.94%) McAfee
10 11 (4.53%) Altiris
11 10 (4.12%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.70%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.29%) Veritas
14 7 (2.88%) Remedy
14 7 (2.88%) Oracle
14 7 (2.88%) Avaya
14 7 (2.88%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.88%) F5
14 7 (2.88%) Foundry
15 6 (2.47%) Google
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