The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.50% 3.44% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.69% 11.90% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 21
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,875 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,100 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
77 84 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 38.50% 28.87% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 114
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) MS Office
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL V3
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (16.67%) Apple
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (11.11%) Google
10 2 (11.11%) Symantec
10 2 (11.11%) Sophos
10 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
10 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (11.11%) Citrix
10 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (11.11%) WAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) OnBase
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Maya
3 1 (5.56%) 3ds Max
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) ISDN
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Acronis
4 1 (5.56%) Sage
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
MOTT MACDONALD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago