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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.97% 5.26% 4.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 14.44% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 13
Average salary £25,125 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 90 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 34.95% 36.44% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 75 95
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support
3 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
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