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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.08% 3.03% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 9.64% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 8
Average salary £30,750 £25,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £39,000 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
58 83 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.21% 31.44% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 101
Average salary £25,500 £29,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.06% -32.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
6 8 (53.33%) MS Office
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
9 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) CCNA
9 3 (20.00%) Juniper
9 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) Motorola
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) VPN
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (20.00%) VoIP
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) Mitel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) ADSL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Motorola
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Mitel
5 2 (13.33%) Google
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy