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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 122 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 59 74 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.61% 2.26% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 7.40% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 52
Average salary £27,000 £36,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.02% +58.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -4.58%
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
930 1000 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.36% 30.49% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 884 841
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 21 £40,000 +5.26%
Northamptonshire -11 18 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 16 £27,500 +3.62% 3
Derbyshire -19 4 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (59.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (57.97%) Windows Vista
5 64 (46.38%) Windows 7
6 59 (42.75%) Active Directory
7 52 (37.68%) SQL
8 51 (36.96%) Microsoft
9 46 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 44 (31.88%) MS Office
11 41 (29.71%) Degree
11 41 (29.71%) Automated Testing
12 40 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (28.99%) Mobile App
13 29 (21.01%) ITIL
13 29 (21.01%) Finance
14 28 (20.29%) VMware
14 28 (20.29%) Identity Management
14 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP
15 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
16 25 (18.12%) Cyber Security
16 25 (18.12%) ISO 9001
16 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
16 25 (18.12%) Biometrics
16 25 (18.12%) Smartcard
16 25 (18.12%) TickIT
17 22 (15.94%) DNS
18 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
18 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (13.04%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (7.97%) IIS
6 6 (4.35%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.62%) Lync
7 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.90%) Quickr
9 2 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 44 (31.88%) MS Office
2 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Line 500
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (15.94%) DNS
3 17 (12.32%) DHCP
4 13 (9.42%) LAN
4 13 (9.42%) WAN
5 11 (7.97%) Firewall
6 9 (6.52%) SMTP
7 8 (5.80%) VPN
8 7 (5.07%) BGP
8 7 (5.07%) SSL
8 7 (5.07%) LDAP
9 6 (4.35%) SAN
10 5 (3.62%) Wireless
10 5 (3.62%) NetScreen
11 4 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.90%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.45%) Internet
12 2 (1.45%) NAS
13 1 (0.72%) 3G
13 1 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.72%) UniData
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Retail
3 6 (4.35%) Law
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (20.29%) Analyst
2 25 (18.12%) Test Engineer
3 19 (13.77%) Support Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) IT Support
5 15 (10.87%) Tester
6 12 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 11 (7.97%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.07%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Desktop Support
8 7 (5.07%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) SCCM Specialist
9 6 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 3 (2.17%) WPF
2 3 (2.17%) Silverlight
2 3 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.72%) WCF
3 1 (0.72%) MFC
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.99%) Mobile App
2 25 (18.12%) Biometrics
2 25 (18.12%) Smartcard
3 7 (5.07%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) GIS
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (59.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (57.97%) Windows Vista
5 64 (46.38%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.42%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.52%) Linux
7 9 (6.52%) UNIX
8 4 (2.90%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) Automated Testing
2 40 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.01%) ITIL
4 28 (20.29%) Identity Management
5 25 (18.12%) Cyber Security
6 16 (11.59%) Manual Testing
7 15 (10.87%) Software Testing
8 7 (5.07%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.35%) ERP
10 5 (3.62%) Time Management
11 4 (2.90%) CRM
11 4 (2.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.90%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.90%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.17%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (2.17%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (2.17%) High Availability
12 3 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.68%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) VBScript
2 6 (4.35%) VB
3 4 (2.90%) C#
3 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.45%) COBOL
4 2 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (29.71%) Degree
2 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (12.32%) MCSE
4 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.25%) MCITP
6 9 (6.52%) MCSA
6 9 (6.52%) MCP
7 7 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.07%) CCNP
7 7 (5.07%) CCNA
8 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.72%) CCEE
9 1 (0.72%) CCIA
9 1 (0.72%) VCAP
9 1 (0.72%) HND
9 1 (0.72%) CCA
9 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.12%) ISO 9001
1 25 (18.12%) TickIT
2 18 (13.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 59 (42.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.97%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (7.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (7.25%) SCCM
3 8 (5.80%) Backup Exec
3 8 (5.80%) WSUS
4 4 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 51 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.29%) VMware
3 12 (8.70%) Symantec
4 7 (5.07%) Citrix
5 6 (4.35%) HP
5 6 (4.35%) Lotus
5 6 (4.35%) Remedy
6 5 (3.62%) Altiris
7 4 (2.90%) Open-E
8 3 (2.17%) Cisco
8 3 (2.17%) Sage
9 2 (1.45%) Juniper
9 2 (1.45%) Dell
9 2 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (0.72%) Mitel
10 1 (0.72%) GFI Software
10 1 (0.72%) Apple
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle
10 1 (0.72%) NetApp
10 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
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