The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 193 160 126
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 146 179 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.52% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.40% 6.18% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 137 135 254
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,718
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3315 2897 3483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.19% 24.63% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2917 2594 3214
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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.

1 325 (100.00%) Windows
2 220 (67.69%) Active Directory
3 175 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 172 (52.92%) MS Office
5 134 (41.23%) Finance
6 127 (39.08%) Windows 7
7 119 (36.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 116 (35.69%) Blackberry
9 115 (35.38%) MS Exchange
10 103 (31.69%) ITIL
11 95 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 94 (28.92%) MS Excel
13 85 (26.15%) Citrix
14 82 (25.23%) TCP/IP
15 79 (24.31%) VMware
16 74 (22.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 68 (20.92%) SQL
18 66 (20.31%) DNS
18 66 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
18 66 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
19 51 (15.69%) DHCP
20 49 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
21 46 (14.15%) SQL Server
22 42 (12.92%) Windows Vista
23 41 (12.62%) Linux
24 40 (12.31%) MCSE
25 38 (11.69%) PowerShell
26 37 (11.38%) SCCM
27 36 (11.08%) SAN
28 34 (10.46%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 115 (35.38%) MS Exchange
2 74 (22.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 66 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (9.54%) IIS
5 21 (6.46%) Apache
6 19 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (4.31%) Lync
9 13 (4.00%) WebSphere
9 13 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (3.08%) SharePoint
11 9 (2.77%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.54%) WorkSite
13 5 (1.54%) CMS
14 4 (1.23%) Documentum
15 3 (0.92%) MS Project Server
16 2 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
17 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 172 (52.92%) MS Office
2 94 (28.92%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.92%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.77%) Maximo
2 2 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) assyst
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (25.23%) TCP/IP
2 66 (20.31%) DNS
3 51 (15.69%) DHCP
4 36 (11.08%) SAN
5 27 (8.31%) VPN
6 20 (6.15%) LAN
7 15 (4.62%) Firewall
8 13 (4.00%) WAN
9 9 (2.77%) VoIP
10 6 (1.85%) Internet
10 6 (1.85%) NAS
10 6 (1.85%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.54%) Wireless
12 4 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (0.92%) LDAP
14 2 (0.62%) SMTP
14 2 (0.62%) IMAP
15 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
15 1 (0.31%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (3.08%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.62%) Essbase
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) OLAP
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (1.85%) Toad
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.31%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 134 (41.23%) Finance
2 25 (7.69%) Law
2 25 (7.69%) Legal
3 23 (7.08%) Banking
4 6 (1.85%) Front Office
4 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.54%) Advertising
6 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.92%) Marketing
7 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.62%) Retail
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 147 (45.23%) Analyst
2 89 (27.38%) Support Analyst
3 64 (19.69%) Desktop Support
4 50 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 50 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 50 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 35 (10.77%) Desktop Analyst
6 31 (9.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 31 (9.54%) IT Support
7 25 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
8 24 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (7.08%) Desktop Engineer
10 22 (6.77%) 1st Line Support
11 21 (6.46%) Team Leader
11 21 (6.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 19 (5.85%) Systems Support
13 16 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
13 16 (4.92%) Applications Support
13 16 (4.92%) Administrator
13 16 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.85%) HTML
2 5 (1.54%) jQuery
2 5 (1.54%) CSS
2 5 (1.54%) X-Windows
3 4 (1.23%) Spring
3 4 (1.23%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.23%) JSP
3 4 (1.23%) Servlets
3 4 (1.23%) XML
3 4 (1.23%) XSLT
3 4 (1.23%) .NET
3 4 (1.23%) J2EE
3 4 (1.23%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.92%) Flash
5 2 (0.62%) WSH
6 1 (0.31%) MFC
6 1 (0.31%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 116 (35.69%) Blackberry
2 18 (5.54%) iPhone
3 17 (5.23%) iPad
4 9 (2.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.77%) Smartphone
5 7 (2.15%) Clustering
6 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.54%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.23%) PDA
9 2 (0.62%) Equities
9 2 (0.62%) AS400
9 2 (0.62%) Handset
9 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.62%) CMDB
9 2 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exalytics
10 1 (0.31%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 325 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (39.08%) Windows 7
3 119 (36.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (12.92%) Windows Vista
6 41 (12.62%) Linux
7 34 (10.46%) UNIX
8 25 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 23 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (4.62%) Windows 2000
11 14 (4.31%) Mac OS X
12 13 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (2.15%) Android
14 5 (1.54%) Windows NT
15 4 (1.23%) AIX
15 4 (1.23%) Solaris
16 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (31.69%) ITIL
2 24 (7.38%) Problem Management
3 18 (5.54%) Asset Management
4 13 (4.00%) Service Management
5 11 (3.38%) Incident Management
5 11 (3.38%) Software Deployment
5 11 (3.38%) Migration
5 11 (3.38%) Document Management
6 9 (2.77%) Service Delivery
7 8 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.46%) E-Commerce
8 7 (2.15%) CRM
8 7 (2.15%) Information Security
9 6 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (1.85%) Configuration Management
9 6 (1.85%) Project Management
9 6 (1.85%) Data Modelling
9 6 (1.85%) ETL
9 6 (1.85%) Product Management
9 6 (1.85%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (20.92%) SQL
2 38 (11.69%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.38%) VBScript
4 10 (3.08%) PL/SQL
4 10 (3.08%) Java
5 9 (2.77%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.46%) Perl
7 6 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.54%) C#
9 4 (1.23%) VB
9 4 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.92%) VBA
10 3 (0.92%) C++
10 3 (0.92%) PHP
11 2 (0.62%) C
11 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (12.31%) MCSE
3 30 (9.23%) MCSA
4 29 (8.92%) MCP
5 20 (6.15%) Degree
6 15 (4.62%) MCITP
7 10 (3.08%) MCDST
8 9 (2.77%) MOS
9 8 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.85%) CCNA
12 5 (1.54%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.92%) CNA
14 3 (0.92%) CNE
14 3 (0.92%) Novell Certification
15 2 (0.62%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.46%) SLA
2 9 (2.77%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (67.69%) Active Directory
2 49 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.69%) vSphere
4 20 (6.15%) XenApp
5 12 (3.69%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.92%) NFS
8 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.62%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.31%) Kerio MailServer
9 1 (0.31%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (11.38%) SCCM
2 17 (5.23%) SCOM
3 16 (4.92%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.77%) WSUS
4 9 (2.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.62%) DameWare
7 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.62%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.62%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 175 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 85 (26.15%) Citrix
3 79 (24.31%) VMware
4 34 (10.46%) Cisco
5 27 (8.31%) Bloomberg
6 23 (7.08%) Oracle
6 23 (7.08%) Apple
7 21 (6.46%) HP
8 18 (5.54%) IBM
8 18 (5.54%) Symantec
9 17 (5.23%) Reuters
10 15 (4.62%) Dell
11 11 (3.38%) Lotus
12 10 (3.08%) Altiris
13 8 (2.46%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.15%) Hitachi
15 6 (1.85%) McAfee
15 6 (1.85%) Sun
15 6 (1.85%) Nimsoft
16 5 (1.54%) Interwoven
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