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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 125 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 47 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 2.03% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.64% 6.88% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 43
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £16,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
834 1061 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.34% 29.57% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 720 880 737
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Nottinghamshire +12 20 £23,500 -16.07% 3
Leicestershire +12 18 £26,750 -12.29% 2
Northamptonshire -16 8 £25,625 +13.88% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 50 (47.62%) Windows 7
5 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 44 (41.90%) MS Office
6 44 (41.90%) Windows Vista
7 34 (32.38%) ITIL
7 34 (32.38%) TCP/IP
8 31 (29.52%) SQL
9 30 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 22 (20.95%) Degree
10 22 (20.95%) Windows 8
10 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 21 (20.00%) Finance
11 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (19.05%) Automated Testing
12 20 (19.05%) Mobile App
13 18 (17.14%) ISO 9001
13 18 (17.14%) Biometrics
13 18 (17.14%) Smartcard
13 18 (17.14%) TickIT
13 18 (17.14%) Identity Management
13 18 (17.14%) Cyber Security
14 17 (16.19%) UNIX
14 17 (16.19%) Linux
14 17 (16.19%) SLA
14 17 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (13.33%) Lync
3 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (11.43%) Apache
4 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
5 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (6.67%) IIS
7 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (41.90%) MS Office
2 21 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.38%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.29%) Internet
3 12 (11.43%) ADSL
3 12 (11.43%) Broadband
3 12 (11.43%) LAN
3 12 (11.43%) WAN
4 11 (10.48%) DNS
5 9 (8.57%) DHCP
6 7 (6.67%) Firewall
7 6 (5.71%) Wireless
8 5 (4.76%) SMTP
9 4 (3.81%) VPN
9 4 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.86%) BGP
10 3 (2.86%) NetScreen
10 3 (2.86%) LDAP
10 3 (2.86%) SSL
10 3 (2.86%) SAN
11 2 (1.90%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.95%) TestPartner
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Retail
3 6 (5.71%) Law
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) IT Support
3 21 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (18.10%) Support Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) Test Engineer
6 10 (9.52%) Support Technician
6 10 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
7 9 (8.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 9 (8.57%) Team Leader
8 8 (7.62%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) UNIX Support
8 8 (7.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Linux Support
9 7 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Service Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Desktop Support
11 4 (3.81%) SCCM Specialist
12 3 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
12 3 (2.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) MFC
2 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 18 (17.14%) Biometrics
2 18 (17.14%) Smartcard
3 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.81%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.95%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (47.62%) Windows 7
5 44 (41.90%) Windows Vista
6 22 (20.95%) Windows 8
6 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (16.19%) UNIX
7 17 (16.19%) Linux
8 11 (10.48%) Solaris
9 4 (3.81%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) ITIL
2 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 18 (17.14%) Identity Management
4 18 (17.14%) Cyber Security
5 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.76%) Time Management
6 3 (2.86%) Project Management
6 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.90%) Coaching
7 2 (1.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.90%) Manual Testing
7 2 (1.90%) Software Testing
8 1 (0.95%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.95%) Integration Testing
8 1 (0.95%) System Testing
8 1 (0.95%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (0.95%) Software Distribution
8 1 (0.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.52%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) VBScript
2 4 (3.81%) VB
3 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.90%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.95%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) MCSE
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.67%) MCP
4 7 (6.67%) MCSA
4 7 (6.67%) MCITP
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.86%) CCNP
5 3 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.95%) HND
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.14%) ISO 9001
1 18 (17.14%) TickIT
2 17 (16.19%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.81%) vSphere
5 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.95%) XenApp
6 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) WSUS
1 5 (4.76%) SCCM
2 4 (3.81%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.90%) DameWare
5 1 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) VMware
3 12 (11.43%) Oracle
3 12 (11.43%) EMC
4 5 (4.76%) Citrix
5 4 (3.81%) HP
5 4 (3.81%) Symantec
5 4 (3.81%) Remedy
6 3 (2.86%) Sage
6 3 (2.86%) SAP
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco
7 2 (1.90%) Lotus
7 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.90%) Open-E
8 1 (0.95%) Mitel
8 1 (0.95%) Capita
8 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.95%) Apple
8 1 (0.95%) Dell
8 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
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