The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 100 86 155
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +69
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 74 85 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.01% 2.67% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.75% 9.24% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 83 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,000 £20,375
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
846 920 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.96% 28.91% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 738 797 781
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -20 29 £32,500 -14.47%
Nottinghamshire +3 16 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Northamptonshire -14 15 £26,000 +18.18%
Lincolnshire +16 7 £26,750 +33.75% 1
Derbyshire -14 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (62.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (58.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (56.34%) Windows Vista
5 66 (46.48%) Windows 7
6 63 (44.37%) Active Directory
7 58 (40.85%) SQL
8 51 (35.92%) Microsoft
9 45 (31.69%) Degree
10 44 (30.99%) MS Exchange
11 41 (28.87%) MS Office
11 41 (28.87%) Automated Testing
12 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (28.17%) Mobile App
13 34 (23.94%) ITIL
14 30 (21.13%) TCP/IP
14 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2007
15 29 (20.42%) Identity Management
15 29 (20.42%) Finance
16 28 (19.72%) VMware
16 28 (19.72%) MS Excel
17 25 (17.61%) ISO 9001
17 25 (17.61%) Biometrics
17 25 (17.61%) Smartcard
17 25 (17.61%) TickIT
17 25 (17.61%) Cyber Security
18 24 (16.90%) DNS
19 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (13.38%) DHCP
21 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 44 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.93%) IIS
6 5 (3.52%) IBM Notes
6 5 (3.52%) Quickr
7 4 (2.82%) Lync
8 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (28.87%) MS Office
2 28 (19.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.13%) TCP/IP
2 24 (16.90%) DNS
3 19 (13.38%) DHCP
4 12 (8.45%) LAN
5 10 (7.04%) WAN
6 9 (6.34%) VPN
6 9 (6.34%) Firewall
7 8 (5.63%) SMTP
8 7 (4.93%) LDAP
8 7 (4.93%) BGP
8 7 (4.93%) SSL
9 6 (4.23%) SAN
10 4 (2.82%) Wireless
10 4 (2.82%) NetScreen
11 3 (2.11%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.41%) RFID
12 2 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.70%) 3G
13 1 (0.70%) VoIP
13 1 (0.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) UniData
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.11%) TestPartner
2 1 (0.70%) MSI
General
1 29 (20.42%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.11%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Analyst
2 25 (17.61%) Test Engineer
3 18 (12.68%) IT Support
4 17 (11.97%) Support Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Tester
6 10 (7.04%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.34%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.63%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 8 (5.63%) SCCM Specialist
9 7 (4.93%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Desktop Support
9 7 (4.93%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.52%) Server Support
10 5 (3.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (2.82%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) Web Services
2 3 (2.11%) WPF
2 3 (2.11%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.17%) Mobile App
2 25 (17.61%) Biometrics
2 25 (17.61%) Smartcard
3 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.70%) EPoS
5 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (62.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (58.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (56.34%) Windows Vista
5 66 (46.48%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.15%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.63%) Linux
7 8 (5.63%) UNIX
8 3 (2.11%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.87%) Automated Testing
2 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.94%) ITIL
4 29 (20.42%) Identity Management
5 25 (17.61%) Cyber Security
6 15 (10.56%) Software Testing
6 15 (10.56%) Manual Testing
7 8 (5.63%) Time Management
7 8 (5.63%) ERP
8 7 (4.93%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.23%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.52%) CRM
11 4 (2.82%) Workflow
11 4 (2.82%) Validation
11 4 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.82%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.82%) Requirements Management
11 4 (2.82%) High Availability
11 4 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) SQL
2 8 (5.63%) VBScript
2 8 (5.63%) VB
3 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.11%) C#
5 2 (1.41%) COBOL
5 2 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (31.69%) Degree
2 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.27%) MCSE
4 10 (7.04%) MCP
4 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.34%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.34%) MCITP
6 8 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.63%) MCSA
7 7 (4.93%) CCNP
7 7 (4.93%) CCNA
8 3 (2.11%) ISEB
9 1 (0.70%) CCA
9 1 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.70%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.70%) HND
9 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.61%) ISO 9001
1 25 (17.61%) TickIT
2 16 (11.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 63 (44.37%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.34%) vSphere
5 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.41%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Norton AntiVirus
1 11 (7.75%) Backup Exec
1 11 (7.75%) WSUS
1 11 (7.75%) SCCM
2 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 51 (35.92%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.72%) VMware
3 14 (9.86%) Symantec
4 10 (7.04%) Remedy
4 10 (7.04%) Citrix
5 7 (4.93%) HP
6 5 (3.52%) Cisco
6 5 (3.52%) Altiris
6 5 (3.52%) Lotus
7 4 (2.82%) Dell
8 3 (2.11%) Open-E
9 2 (1.41%) McAfee
9 2 (1.41%) Sophos
9 2 (1.41%) Metastorm
9 2 (1.41%) Intel
9 2 (1.41%) SAP
9 2 (1.41%) Juniper
9 2 (1.41%) NetApp
10 1 (0.70%) GFI Software
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