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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 145 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 1.57% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.01% 6.30% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 39
Average salary £22,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,500 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
865 794 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.19% 24.94% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 641 688 811
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +1 12 £25,000 -37.50%
Nottinghamshire -4 12 £22,000 -6.38%
Derbyshire -2 5 £40,500 +15.71%
Lincolnshire +1 4 £21,000 -2.32%
Northamptonshire -17 1 £20,000 -23.80%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
3 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
4 26 (54.17%) MS Office
5 25 (52.08%) MS Exchange
6 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
7 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (39.58%) Windows 8
9 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
10 16 (33.33%) VPN
11 15 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
13 12 (25.00%) VMware
13 12 (25.00%) Citrix
14 11 (22.92%) ITIL
14 11 (22.92%) Finance
14 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
15 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
15 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (20.83%) Legal
16 9 (18.75%) Migration
16 9 (18.75%) Blackberry
16 9 (18.75%) LAN
16 9 (18.75%) WAN
16 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
18 7 (14.58%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (52.08%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (54.17%) MS Office
2 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
3 8 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) VPN
2 9 (18.75%) LAN
2 9 (18.75%) WAN
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 3 (6.25%) VLAN
5 2 (4.17%) DHCP
5 2 (4.17%) DNS
5 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.17%) Network Security
5 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) IT Support
4 11 (22.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) IT Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 9 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
9 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
10 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (39.58%) Windows 8
4 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
4 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
6 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.75%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.17%) DNA
7 2 (4.17%) Process Management
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Validation
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Scrum
8 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.17%) MCSA
2 2 (4.17%) MCTS
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.17%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) AppDNA
1 2 (4.17%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) Citrix
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) Remedy
4 3 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (4.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) GFI Software
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Meru Networks