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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.33% 6.31% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 17.50% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
74 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.89% 36.04% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 70 78
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Legal
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) Statistics
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) WSUS
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Maya
3 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
3 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Acronis
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