The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 107 94 131
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 71 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.92% 2.20% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.81% 7.46% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 32
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +53.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,075 £22,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
909 938 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.60% 29.50% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 769 808 865
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,733 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -10 25 £32,500 -14.47% 1
Northamptonshire -15 18 £26,500 +15.21% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 17 £33,750 +3.05% 5
Derbyshire -9 6 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £21,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 78 (54.17%) Windows Vista
5 69 (47.92%) Windows 7
6 61 (42.36%) Active Directory
7 53 (36.81%) SQL
8 49 (34.03%) Microsoft
9 48 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 45 (31.25%) MS Office
11 43 (29.86%) Degree
12 40 (27.78%) Automated Testing
13 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (27.08%) Mobile App
14 34 (23.61%) TCP/IP
15 30 (20.83%) ITIL
15 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
16 29 (20.14%) Finance
17 28 (19.44%) VMware
17 28 (19.44%) Identity Management
18 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
19 24 (16.67%) DNS
19 24 (16.67%) ISO 9001
19 24 (16.67%) TickIT
19 24 (16.67%) Biometrics
19 24 (16.67%) Smartcard
19 24 (16.67%) Cyber Security
20 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (13.89%) SLA
21 20 (13.89%) SQL Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 48 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.94%) IIS
6 7 (4.86%) IBM Notes
7 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.47%) Lync
8 5 (3.47%) Quickr
9 3 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (31.25%) MS Office
2 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Line 500
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.61%) TCP/IP
2 24 (16.67%) DNS
3 19 (13.19%) DHCP
4 12 (8.33%) LAN
5 11 (7.64%) Firewall
6 10 (6.94%) WAN
6 10 (6.94%) VPN
7 9 (6.25%) SMTP
8 7 (4.86%) BGP
8 7 (4.86%) LDAP
8 7 (4.86%) SSL
9 6 (4.17%) SAN
10 5 (3.47%) NetScreen
10 5 (3.47%) Wireless
11 4 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.39%) Internet
12 2 (1.39%) RFID
13 1 (0.69%) NAS
13 1 (0.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.69%) UniData
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) TestPartner
1 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 29 (20.14%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Retail
3 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (22.22%) Analyst
2 24 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 19 (13.19%) Support Analyst
3 19 (13.19%) IT Support
4 15 (10.42%) Tester
5 12 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 12 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.86%) Desktop Support
8 7 (4.86%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (3.47%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.47%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (3.47%) SCCM Specialist
10 5 (3.47%) Server Support
10 5 (3.47%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) .NET
2 3 (2.08%) WPF
2 3 (2.08%) Silverlight
2 3 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.08%) Mobile App
2 24 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 24 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) FMCG
5 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.69%) EPoS
5 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 78 (54.17%) Windows Vista
5 69 (47.92%) Windows 7
6 14 (9.72%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.25%) Linux
7 9 (6.25%) UNIX
8 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.78%) Automated Testing
2 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.83%) ITIL
4 28 (19.44%) Identity Management
5 24 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 15 (10.42%) Manual Testing
6 15 (10.42%) Software Testing
7 7 (4.86%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (4.86%) ERP
8 5 (3.47%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.47%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.47%) CRM
9 4 (2.78%) Validation
9 4 (2.78%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.78%) Time Management
9 4 (2.78%) High Availability
9 4 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.81%) SQL
2 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.47%) VBScript
2 5 (3.47%) VB
3 3 (2.08%) C#
4 2 (1.39%) COBOL
4 2 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (29.86%) Degree
2 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.50%) MCSE
4 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.64%) SC Cleared
5 11 (7.64%) MCITP
5 11 (7.64%) MCP
6 10 (6.94%) MCSA
7 7 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.86%) CCNP
7 7 (4.86%) CCNA
8 3 (2.08%) ISEB
9 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.69%) CCEE
10 1 (0.69%) CCIA
10 1 (0.69%) VCAP
10 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.69%) HND
10 1 (0.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 24 (16.67%) TickIT
2 20 (13.89%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 61 (42.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.94%) vSphere
5 3 (2.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 8 (5.56%) WSUS
3 8 (5.56%) SCCM
4 4 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.69%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (34.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.44%) VMware
3 13 (9.03%) Symantec
4 9 (6.25%) Citrix
5 7 (4.86%) Remedy
5 7 (4.86%) Lotus
6 6 (4.17%) HP
7 5 (3.47%) Altiris
8 4 (2.78%) Open-E
9 3 (2.08%) Sage
9 3 (2.08%) Cisco
10 2 (1.39%) Dell
10 2 (1.39%) Juniper
10 2 (1.39%) SAP
11 1 (0.69%) Mitel
11 1 (0.69%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.69%) McAfee
11 1 (0.69%) Sophos
11 1 (0.69%) NetApp
11 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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