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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 143 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 37 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.01% 1.98% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 8.01% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 59
Average salary £25,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,589 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -5.45%
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
839 924 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.87% 24.77% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 687 817 694
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
Northamptonshire 0 13 £17,000 -34.61%
Nottinghamshire -10 10 £42,500 +32.81%
Leicestershire -13 8 £24,500 -24.61% 2
Lincolnshire -12 4 £26,500 +0.95%
Derbyshire -5 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (54.44%) MS Office
4 48 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (40.00%) SQL
7 33 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 32 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (35.56%) MS Exchange
9 27 (30.00%) ITIL
10 25 (27.78%) Windows 8
11 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 15 (16.67%) VMware
15 14 (15.56%) SLA
15 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (15.56%) SCCM
16 13 (14.44%) Windows Vista
16 13 (14.44%) Retail
17 12 (13.33%) Internet
17 12 (13.33%) UNIX
17 12 (13.33%) .NET
17 12 (13.33%) Oracle
17 12 (13.33%) Degree
18 11 (12.22%) Linux
18 11 (12.22%) Cisco
19 10 (11.11%) Broadband

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 32 (35.56%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.00%) Apache
3 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.00%) Lync
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (54.44%) MS Office
2 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.33%) Internet
3 10 (11.11%) Broadband
3 10 (11.11%) LAN
4 9 (10.00%) ADSL
4 9 (10.00%) WAN
5 6 (6.67%) VPN
6 4 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (3.33%) DNS
7 3 (3.33%) VoIP
7 3 (3.33%) Firewall
7 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.22%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) SAN
8 2 (2.22%) PBX
9 1 (1.11%) WLAN
9 1 (1.11%) SMTP
9 1 (1.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.33%) TestPartner
General
1 13 (14.44%) Retail
2 10 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.44%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Analyst
2 29 (32.22%) Support Analyst
3 24 (26.67%) IT Support
4 18 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (14.44%) IT Support Technician
5 13 (14.44%) Support Technician
6 12 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Administrator
9 7 (7.78%) Network Support
9 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.67%) Network Administrator
10 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.67%) Service Analyst
10 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support
11 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Biometrics
1 5 (5.56%) Smartcard
1 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.33%) iPhone
3 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.22%) Handset
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (36.67%) Windows 7
4 32 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (27.78%) Windows 8
6 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (14.44%) Windows Vista
8 12 (13.33%) UNIX
9 11 (12.22%) Linux
10 9 (10.00%) Solaris
11 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.44%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
13 1 (1.11%) Android
13 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) ITIL
2 15 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.78%) Workflow
5 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.67%) Time Management
6 5 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.33%) Project Management
7 3 (3.33%) Scrum
7 3 (3.33%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.33%) Release Management
7 3 (3.33%) System Testing
7 3 (3.33%) SDLC
8 2 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.22%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.22%) Logistics
8 2 (2.22%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
3 2 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.33%) Degree
3 8 (8.89%) MCP
3 8 (8.89%) MCSA
4 6 (6.67%) MCSE
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.44%) CCNA
6 3 (3.33%) ISEB
7 2 (2.22%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 48 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.22%) WSUS
3 1 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.11%) DameWare
Vendors
1 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (13.33%) Oracle
4 11 (12.22%) Cisco
5 9 (10.00%) EMC
6 5 (5.56%) Citrix
7 3 (3.33%) Avaya
8 2 (2.22%) Mitel
8 2 (2.22%) Capita
8 2 (2.22%) Remedy
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.22%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) HP
9 1 (1.11%) Adobe
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Google
9 1 (1.11%) Fortinet