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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 141 140 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 131 105 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 1.47% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.03% 4.79% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 100 94 145
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +16.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £21,850 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
2174 2194 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.67% 30.74% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1876 2258
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Hertfordshire +6 50 £25,500 -15.00% 10
Cambridgeshire -6 32 £25,000 -13.74% 5
Essex +12 25 £22,250 -11.00% 1
Suffolk +11 12 £23,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -12 10 £33,000 +1.53%
Norfolk +13 2 £22,000 -2.22% 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 267 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (56.55%) Microsoft
3 137 (51.31%) Active Directory
4 106 (39.70%) MS Excel
5 102 (38.20%) MS Office
6 101 (37.83%) Windows 7
7 99 (37.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 93 (34.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 76 (28.46%) MS Exchange
10 65 (24.34%) ITIL
11 63 (23.60%) VMware
12 57 (21.35%) Windows Vista
13 56 (20.97%) TCP/IP
14 53 (19.85%) DNS
15 49 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
16 42 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (14.23%) Firewall
17 38 (14.23%) Citrix
18 36 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
19 33 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
19 33 (12.36%) DHCP
19 33 (12.36%) MCSE
20 32 (11.99%) SQL Server
21 31 (11.61%) Cisco
22 30 (11.24%) Windows 8
23 29 (10.86%) VPN
24 27 (10.11%) MCP
25 25 (9.36%) LAN
25 25 (9.36%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 76 (28.46%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 33 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (6.37%) IIS
4 17 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.75%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.50%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 106 (39.70%) MS Excel
2 102 (38.20%) MS Office
3 11 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.75%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Google Apps
1 4 (1.50%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 53 (19.85%) DNS
3 38 (14.23%) Firewall
4 33 (12.36%) DHCP
5 29 (10.86%) VPN
6 25 (9.36%) LAN
7 17 (6.37%) WAN
7 17 (6.37%) Internet
7 17 (6.37%) Network Security
8 15 (5.62%) VoIP
9 14 (5.24%) VLAN
10 13 (4.87%) SAN
11 12 (4.49%) HTTP
12 9 (3.37%) HTTPS
12 9 (3.37%) SSL
13 6 (2.25%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.12%) MPLS
14 3 (1.12%) Ethernet
15 2 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.75%) MySQL
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (0.75%) MSI
1 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) PVCS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.37%) Toad
2 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (5.62%) Finance
2 14 (5.24%) Retail
3 10 (3.75%) Law
4 7 (2.62%) Back Office
5 6 (2.25%) Legal
5 6 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.12%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (36.70%) Analyst
2 70 (26.22%) Support Analyst
3 45 (16.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 42 (15.73%) IT Support
5 39 (14.61%) Service Desk Analyst
6 38 (14.23%) Support Engineer
6 38 (14.23%) Service Analyst
7 30 (11.24%) 1st Line Support
8 29 (10.86%) Technical Support
9 28 (10.49%) Help Desk Analyst
10 24 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 23 (8.61%) IT Support Analyst
12 19 (7.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (6.74%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 15 (5.62%) Support Technician
15 14 (5.24%) Desktop Support
15 14 (5.24%) Technical Manager
16 13 (4.87%) Help Desk Administrator
17 12 (4.49%) Support Manager
17 12 (4.49%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.12%) .NET
2 2 (0.75%) HTML
2 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.37%) LAMP
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.24%) Blackberry
2 10 (3.75%) Mathematics
2 10 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.00%) iPad
3 8 (3.00%) iPhone
3 8 (3.00%) Firmware
4 7 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.25%) Handset
6 5 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.50%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.12%) EPoS
9 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.75%) PDA
9 2 (0.75%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) SecurID
9 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.37%) Clustering
10 1 (0.37%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 267 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (37.83%) Windows 7
3 99 (37.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (34.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (21.35%) Windows Vista
6 36 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (11.24%) Windows 8
8 17 (6.37%) Linux
9 8 (3.00%) UNIX
10 7 (2.62%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.25%) VMS
11 6 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.50%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.12%) CentOS
14 2 (0.75%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.75%) AIX
14 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.37%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.34%) ITIL
2 12 (4.49%) Incident Management
3 7 (2.62%) CRM
3 7 (2.62%) Time Management
3 7 (2.62%) Service Desk Management
4 6 (2.25%) Mentoring
4 6 (2.25%) E-Commerce
4 6 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (2.25%) Migration
4 6 (2.25%) Information Security
5 5 (1.87%) PRINCE2
5 5 (1.87%) Network Management
6 4 (1.50%) Performance Management
6 4 (1.50%) PRINCE
6 4 (1.50%) Project Management
6 4 (1.50%) Service Delivery
6 4 (1.50%) OOP
6 4 (1.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (1.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (1.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.99%) SQL
2 13 (4.87%) C
3 9 (3.37%) C#
3 9 (3.37%) VB.NET
4 8 (3.00%) VBScript
4 8 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.87%) C++
6 4 (1.50%) VB
7 2 (0.75%) Python
7 2 (0.75%) Java
8 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.37%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.36%) MCSE
3 27 (10.11%) MCP
4 25 (9.36%) Degree
5 20 (7.49%) MCSA
6 18 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (6.37%) CCNA
8 11 (4.12%) MCITP
9 10 (3.75%) CCNP
10 9 (3.37%) CCIP
10 9 (3.37%) CCSP
11 8 (3.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (2.62%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.87%) MOS
15 4 (1.50%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.50%) ISEB
15 4 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 137 (51.31%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.24%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.37%) Terminal Services
5 10 (3.75%) vSphere
6 8 (3.00%) ISA Server
7 7 (2.62%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (2.25%) UAG
8 6 (2.25%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (2.25%) XenApp
9 5 (1.87%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.12%) XenServer
11 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (5.62%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.25%) SCCM
2 6 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.75%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.75%) WSUS
4 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.37%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 151 (56.55%) Microsoft
2 63 (23.60%) VMware
3 38 (14.23%) Citrix
4 31 (11.61%) Cisco
5 20 (7.49%) Symantec
6 14 (5.24%) Avaya
7 10 (3.75%) HP
7 10 (3.75%) Dell
8 9 (3.37%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.00%) LANDesk
10 7 (2.62%) Oracle
11 6 (2.25%) Lotus
12 5 (1.87%) Apple
13 4 (1.50%) SAP
13 4 (1.50%) Nokia
13 4 (1.50%) Google
13 4 (1.50%) Remedy
14 3 (1.12%) McAfee
14 3 (1.12%) 3Com
14 3 (1.12%) SonicWALL
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Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £24,000 - £27,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Cambridge Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
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@ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Full benefits
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Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Excellent Career Opportunity
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@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum negotiable
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Hertfordshire
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