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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 172 175 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -64
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 149 185 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 1.52% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 5.55% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 129 155 268
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,850 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%
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
2982 3335 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.08% 27.43% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2963 3043
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 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 21 November 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Windows
2 201 (69.55%) Active Directory
3 169 (58.48%) MS Office
4 163 (56.40%) Microsoft
5 114 (39.45%) Windows 7
6 97 (33.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 94 (32.53%) MS Exchange
8 92 (31.83%) MS Excel
9 87 (30.10%) Citrix
10 85 (29.41%) ITIL
11 84 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 84 (29.07%) Finance
12 81 (28.03%) VMware
13 76 (26.30%) DNS
14 71 (24.57%) DHCP
15 68 (23.53%) TCP/IP
15 68 (23.53%) Cisco
16 60 (20.76%) Blackberry
17 57 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 57 (19.72%) VPN
18 56 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (15.57%) Windows 8
20 41 (14.19%) SLA
21 39 (13.49%) Firewall
21 39 (13.49%) Banking
22 38 (13.15%) LAN
23 37 (12.80%) WAN
23 37 (12.80%) SAN
23 37 (12.80%) Degree
24 36 (12.46%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 94 (32.53%) MS Exchange
2 32 (11.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 30 (10.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 16 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (5.19%) Lync
8 11 (3.81%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.42%) WorkSite
11 5 (1.73%) IIS
12 4 (1.38%) Apache
13 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.35%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 169 (58.48%) MS Office
2 92 (31.83%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) 3000 Xtra
1 4 (1.38%) Eikon
2 3 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.35%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (26.30%) DNS
2 71 (24.57%) DHCP
3 68 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 57 (19.72%) VPN
5 39 (13.49%) Firewall
6 38 (13.15%) LAN
7 37 (12.80%) WAN
7 37 (12.80%) SAN
8 31 (10.73%) VoIP
9 16 (5.54%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.11%) Wireless
11 9 (3.11%) Internet
12 8 (2.77%) ADSL
13 5 (1.73%) Broadband
13 5 (1.73%) NAS
14 4 (1.38%) LDAP
15 3 (1.04%) SMTP
15 3 (1.04%) FTP
15 3 (1.04%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) Essbase
6 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.35%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Serena SBM
2 1 (0.35%) Toad
2 1 (0.35%) Yeoman
General
1 84 (29.07%) Finance
2 39 (13.49%) Banking
3 19 (6.57%) Legal
4 16 (5.54%) Law
5 12 (4.15%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.77%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.08%) Back Office
8 4 (1.38%) French Language
8 4 (1.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Marketing
9 2 (0.69%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
10 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (39.79%) Analyst
2 62 (21.45%) Support Analyst
3 53 (18.34%) Support Engineer
4 48 (16.61%) Service Analyst
4 48 (16.61%) Service Desk Analyst
5 44 (15.22%) IT Support
6 43 (14.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (10.38%) Desktop Support
8 20 (6.92%) Help Desk Analyst
8 20 (6.92%) 1st Line Support
9 17 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
10 14 (4.84%) Support Technician
10 14 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.50%) Desktop Analyst
12 11 (3.81%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.81%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (3.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 10 (3.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 9 (3.11%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.46%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (2.08%) .NET
3 3 (1.04%) WSH
4 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.69%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.69%) WCF
4 2 (0.69%) jQuery
4 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.69%) HTML5
4 2 (0.69%) HTML
4 2 (0.69%) CSS
4 2 (0.69%) Web Services
4 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.69%) Ajax
5 1 (0.35%) COM
5 1 (0.35%) ODBC
5 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.76%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.15%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.81%) Robotics
4 9 (3.11%) iPhone
5 7 (2.42%) Smartphone
6 6 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.08%) iPad
6 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.08%) Handset
6 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.73%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.73%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.73%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.38%) Replication
9 3 (1.04%) Equities
10 2 (0.69%) PDA
10 2 (0.69%) CMDB
10 2 (0.69%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 289 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (39.45%) Windows 7
3 97 (33.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (15.57%) Windows 8
6 36 (12.46%) Windows Vista
7 34 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (6.23%) Linux
9 15 (5.19%) Mac OS X
9 15 (5.19%) UNIX
10 14 (4.84%) Windows 2000
11 10 (3.46%) Android
12 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
13 6 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.04%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.35%) NetWare
16 1 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.41%) ITIL
2 15 (5.19%) Service Delivery
3 14 (4.84%) Change Management
4 13 (4.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (4.50%) Incident Management
5 12 (4.15%) Asset Management
6 10 (3.46%) Migration
7 9 (3.11%) Project Management
7 9 (3.11%) ITIL V2
8 7 (2.42%) PRINCE2
8 7 (2.42%) Problem Management
9 6 (2.08%) Time Management
9 6 (2.08%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (2.08%) Change Control
9 6 (2.08%) Information Security
10 5 (1.73%) Software Deployment
11 4 (1.38%) QMS
11 4 (1.38%) People Management
11 4 (1.38%) Quality Management
12 3 (1.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.34%) SQL
2 11 (3.81%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.08%) VBScript
3 6 (2.08%) C#
4 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.04%) Perl
5 3 (1.04%) VBA
6 2 (0.69%) C
6 2 (0.69%) VB
6 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.69%) PHP
7 1 (0.35%) VB6
7 1 (0.35%) Java
7 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 57 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (12.80%) Degree
3 31 (10.73%) MCSE
4 27 (9.34%) MCSA
5 21 (7.27%) MCP
6 13 (4.50%) A+ Certification
7 11 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.81%) CCNA
8 9 (3.11%) CCENT
9 8 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.77%) MCITP
9 8 (2.77%) MCTS
10 5 (1.73%) PhD
10 5 (1.73%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.04%) MOS
12 3 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.19%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 201 (69.55%) Active Directory
2 56 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.65%) XenApp
4 17 (5.88%) vSphere
5 14 (4.84%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.77%) XenServer
6 8 (2.77%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.08%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.73%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.38%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.04%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.35%) Firmware
12 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (8.30%) Backup Exec
2 17 (5.88%) SCCM
3 12 (4.15%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.42%) SCOM
5 5 (1.73%) WSUS
6 4 (1.38%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.69%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.69%) WMI
7 2 (0.69%) AppDNA
7 2 (0.69%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.69%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.35%) DameWare
8 1 (0.35%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 163 (56.40%) Microsoft
2 87 (30.10%) Citrix
3 81 (28.03%) VMware
4 68 (23.53%) Cisco
5 24 (8.30%) HP
6 17 (5.88%) Lotus
6 17 (5.88%) Apple
7 16 (5.54%) Bloomberg
8 15 (5.19%) Symantec
8 15 (5.19%) Reuters
9 14 (4.84%) Red Hat
10 13 (4.50%) Mitel
10 13 (4.50%) Altiris
11 12 (4.15%) Remedy
12 11 (3.81%) Juniper
12 11 (3.81%) Dell
13 9 (3.11%) LANDesk
14 8 (2.77%) RightFax
14 8 (2.77%) EMC
14 8 (2.77%) NetApp
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