The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 155 140 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 107 128 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 1.81% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.39% 6.04% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83 115 128
Average salary £25,000 £26,250 £25,548
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1987 2118 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.49% 29.90% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1779 2176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East of England region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows XP
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Hertfordshire -14 53 £26,500 +7.07% 12
Suffolk +9 16 £17,500 -22.22% 2
Essex -12 14 £25,250 +5.20% 1
Bedfordshire 0 10 £36,000 +2.85%
Cambridgeshire -7 10 £22,500 -21.05%
Norfolk -3 4 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 251 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (66.93%) Microsoft
3 153 (60.96%) Active Directory
4 127 (50.60%) MS Excel
5 123 (49.00%) Windows 7
6 101 (40.24%) MS Office
7 93 (37.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 85 (33.86%) MS Exchange
9 83 (33.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 78 (31.08%) ITIL
11 69 (27.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 65 (25.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 56 (22.31%) Windows 8
14 52 (20.72%) VPN
15 51 (20.32%) DNS
16 48 (19.12%) DHCP
17 46 (18.33%) Windows Vista
18 41 (16.33%) Blackberry
19 39 (15.54%) Firewall
20 37 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
21 36 (14.34%) MCP
22 35 (13.94%) Citrix
23 34 (13.55%) Microsoft Certification
23 34 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2003
24 33 (13.15%) VMware
25 32 (12.75%) SQL
25 32 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
26 31 (12.35%) SQL Server
27 30 (11.95%) Hyper-V
28 28 (11.16%) Linux

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (33.86%) MS Exchange
2 65 (25.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.78%) IIS
7 10 (3.98%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (2.79%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 127 (50.60%) MS Excel
2 101 (40.24%) MS Office
3 6 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.99%) MS Project
5 4 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.80%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Maximo
1 7 (2.79%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.98%) Office 365
2 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.59%) SaaS
3 4 (1.59%) PaaS
3 4 (1.59%) IaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (20.72%) VPN
2 51 (20.32%) DNS
3 48 (19.12%) DHCP
4 39 (15.54%) Firewall
5 25 (9.96%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.58%) LAN
6 14 (5.58%) WAN
7 13 (5.18%) SAN
8 11 (4.38%) VLAN
9 9 (3.59%) Wireless
9 9 (3.59%) VoIP
9 9 (3.59%) Internet
10 7 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.39%) DMZ
11 6 (2.39%) SMTP
12 4 (1.59%) Broadband
12 4 (1.59%) MPLS
12 4 (1.59%) Junos
13 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.80%) MySQL
6 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) SQLite
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Toad
2 1 (0.40%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.40%) MSI
2 1 (0.40%) PVCS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (3.19%) Law
1 8 (3.19%) Publishing
2 5 (1.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (1.99%) Finance
3 4 (1.59%) Advertising
4 3 (1.20%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 85 (33.86%) Analyst
2 55 (21.91%) Support Analyst
3 46 (18.33%) Service Analyst
3 46 (18.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 34 (13.55%) IT Support
5 27 (10.76%) Support Engineer
6 26 (10.36%) Help Desk Analyst
7 23 (9.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (8.37%) Technical Support
9 19 (7.57%) Network Engineer
9 19 (7.57%) Help Desk Support
10 18 (7.17%) 1st Line Support
11 17 (6.77%) Desktop Support
12 14 (5.58%) Team Leader
13 12 (4.78%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (4.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
15 10 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
16 9 (3.59%) Support Assistant
16 9 (3.59%) IT Support Assistant
16 9 (3.59%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.39%) .NET
2 3 (1.20%) Web Services
2 3 (1.20%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) J2EE
4 1 (0.40%) Flash
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.40%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.33%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.18%) iPad
4 8 (3.19%) PDA
5 7 (2.79%) iPhone
6 6 (2.39%) Statistics
7 5 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.59%) Clustering
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.20%) Replication
9 3 (1.20%) Open Source
10 2 (0.80%) Social Network
10 2 (0.80%) FMCG
10 2 (0.80%) Handset
11 1 (0.40%) SecurID
11 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 251 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (49.00%) Windows 7
3 93 (37.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (33.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (27.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (22.31%) Windows 8
7 46 (18.33%) Windows Vista
8 28 (11.16%) Linux
9 11 (4.38%) UNIX
10 9 (3.59%) Android
11 7 (2.79%) Windows 2000
12 6 (2.39%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.40%) CentOS
14 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.08%) ITIL
2 18 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (6.77%) Time Management
4 15 (5.98%) Project Management
5 14 (5.58%) Service Delivery
5 14 (5.58%) Asset Management
6 11 (4.38%) Problem Management
7 10 (3.98%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.59%) Incident Management
8 9 (3.59%) Migration
9 8 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (2.79%) Data Protection
10 7 (2.79%) Service Management
10 7 (2.79%) Capacity Management
11 5 (1.99%) Line Management
12 4 (1.59%) Mentoring
12 4 (1.59%) Coaching
12 4 (1.59%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (1.59%) Service Desk Management
12 4 (1.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.75%) SQL
2 10 (3.98%) T-SQL
3 8 (3.19%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.79%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.99%) VB
6 4 (1.59%) VBScript
7 3 (1.20%) Java
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) C#
8 1 (0.40%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.40%) XAML
8 1 (0.40%) VB6
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (14.34%) MCP
2 34 (13.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.58%) MCITP
4 13 (5.18%) MCSE
5 12 (4.78%) MCSA
5 12 (4.78%) Degree
6 8 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.79%) CCNA
7 7 (2.79%) A+ Certification
7 7 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.79%) MCTS
8 6 (2.39%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.39%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.99%) CCNP
9 5 (1.99%) MCDST
10 3 (1.20%) VCP4
10 3 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 153 (60.96%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.59%) vSphere
4 9 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.99%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.59%) XenApp
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.40%) XenServer
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (7.57%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.19%) SCCM
3 3 (1.20%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.40%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.40%) DameWare
5 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.94%) Citrix
3 33 (13.15%) VMware
4 27 (10.76%) Symantec
5 24 (9.56%) HP
6 22 (8.76%) Cisco
7 17 (6.77%) Apple
8 14 (5.58%) SonicWALL
8 14 (5.58%) Oracle
9 12 (4.78%) Sophos
10 11 (4.38%) Lotus
11 9 (3.59%) IBM
12 7 (2.79%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.39%) Dell
14 5 (1.99%) Juniper
15 4 (1.59%) NETGEAR
16 3 (1.20%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.20%) BT
16 3 (1.20%) Avaya
16 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
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