The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 40 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.75% 1.87% 4.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 5.17% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 15
Average salary £25,000 £23,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £21,250 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,750 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 116 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.67% 36.14% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 112 83
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,125 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £66,000 £57,500
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 Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Croydon region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) MS Office
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) ITIL
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Citrix
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
7 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) Law
7 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 6 (33.33%) Terminal Server
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
10 3 (16.67%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) DNS
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
11 2 (11.11%) Statistics
11 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
11 2 (11.11%) WSUS
11 2 (11.11%) Degree
11 2 (11.11%) Office 365
11 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (11.11%) SLA
11 2 (11.11%) HP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MS Office
2 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
General
1 6 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Service Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) IT Support
5 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
4 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint