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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 160 125 141
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 93 120 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.29% 1.82% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.89% 6.30% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 69 115 107
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
1903 1905 2522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.31% 28.85% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1590 2118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £57,500 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -26 33 £23,500 -14.54% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 24 £22,500 -19.64% 4
Essex -23 17 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Suffolk +5 14 £17,500 -29.61% 1
Bedfordshire -8 4 £27,750 -20.71% 2
Norfolk +1 1 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (62.61%) Microsoft
3 138 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 113 (49.13%) MS Excel
5 100 (43.48%) Windows 7
6 95 (41.30%) MS Office
7 83 (36.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (36.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (33.91%) ITIL
9 67 (29.13%) MS Exchange
10 57 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 48 (20.87%) Windows 8
12 48 (20.87%) DNS
12 48 (20.87%) VPN
13 43 (18.70%) Windows Vista
14 42 (18.26%) DHCP
15 35 (15.22%) Firewall
16 33 (14.35%) VMware
16 33 (14.35%) Blackberry
17 32 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
18 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
20 29 (12.61%) MCP
20 29 (12.61%) Hyper-V
21 28 (12.17%) Symantec
22 27 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2003
22 27 (11.74%) Citrix
23 25 (10.87%) TCP/IP
24 23 (10.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (29.13%) MS Exchange
2 49 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.04%) IIS
6 7 (3.04%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.43%) GroupWise
Applications
1 113 (49.13%) MS Excel
2 95 (41.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Maximo
1 2 (0.87%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.30%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) PaaS
3 2 (0.87%) IaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.87%) VPN
1 48 (20.87%) DNS
2 42 (18.26%) DHCP
3 35 (15.22%) Firewall
4 25 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.35%) VoIP
6 9 (3.91%) SAN
6 9 (3.91%) VLAN
7 8 (3.48%) Internet
7 8 (3.48%) LAN
8 6 (2.61%) WAN
8 6 (2.61%) Broadband
9 5 (2.17%) Wireless
9 5 (2.17%) Junos
9 5 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.74%) SMTP
10 4 (1.74%) DMZ
11 2 (0.87%) LDAP
11 2 (0.87%) SSL
11 2 (0.87%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.87%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Toad
2 2 (0.87%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.43%) PVCS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (3.48%) Finance
1 8 (3.48%) Law
2 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
2 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.17%) Retail
3 5 (2.17%) Advertising
4 3 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (38.70%) Analyst
2 57 (24.78%) Support Analyst
3 47 (20.43%) Service Analyst
3 47 (20.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 34 (14.78%) IT Support
5 29 (12.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 28 (12.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 23 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 22 (9.57%) Technical Support
9 18 (7.83%) Help Desk Support
10 17 (7.39%) 1st Line Support
10 17 (7.39%) Network Engineer
11 15 (6.52%) Desktop Support
12 13 (5.65%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.78%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 11 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 9 (3.91%) IT Support Assistant
14 9 (3.91%) IT Assistant
14 9 (3.91%) IT Support Analyst
14 9 (3.91%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.30%) X-Windows
1 3 (1.30%) .NET
2 2 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.35%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.65%) iPad
2 13 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.61%) PDA
4 5 (2.17%) Clustering
4 5 (2.17%) Handset
4 5 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.17%) iPhone
5 4 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.30%) Statistics
7 2 (0.87%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.87%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.87%) Open Source
7 2 (0.87%) Replication
7 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) SecurID
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 83 (36.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (36.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (20.87%) Windows 8
6 43 (18.70%) Windows Vista
7 14 (6.09%) Linux
8 6 (2.61%) UNIX
9 5 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.17%) Android
9 5 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.17%) VMS
10 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.91%) ITIL
2 15 (6.52%) Time Management
3 12 (5.22%) Service Delivery
4 11 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.35%) Project Management
6 9 (3.91%) Migration
6 9 (3.91%) Asset Management
7 8 (3.48%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.61%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (2.17%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.17%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.17%) Information Security
9 5 (2.17%) Service Management
9 5 (2.17%) E-Commerce
10 4 (1.74%) PRINCE
10 4 (1.74%) Configuration Management
10 4 (1.74%) PRINCE2
11 3 (1.30%) Business Continuity
11 3 (1.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.13%) SQL
2 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.17%) C
2 5 (2.17%) VB
3 4 (1.74%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.87%) Java
5 2 (0.87%) VBScript
6 1 (0.43%) C#
6 1 (0.43%) C++
6 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.43%) XAML
6 1 (0.43%) VB6
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.61%) MCP
3 17 (7.39%) MCSE
4 14 (6.09%) Degree
5 13 (5.65%) MCITP
6 12 (5.22%) MCSA
7 7 (3.04%) CCNA
7 7 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.61%) CCNP
9 5 (2.17%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.17%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.74%) MCDST
10 4 (1.74%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.30%) MOS
12 2 (0.87%) ISEB
12 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.43%) CCIP
13 1 (0.43%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.96%) SLA
System Software
1 138 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (12.61%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.91%) Terminal Services
4 9 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.04%) vSphere
6 5 (2.17%) XenApp
6 5 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.87%) XenServer
7 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.87%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (7.83%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.48%) SCCM
3 5 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.87%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.87%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.87%) WSUS
6 1 (0.43%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.43%) DameWare
6 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 144 (62.61%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.35%) VMware
3 28 (12.17%) Symantec
4 27 (11.74%) Citrix
5 21 (9.13%) Cisco
6 19 (8.26%) HP
7 15 (6.52%) Apple
8 12 (5.22%) SonicWALL
9 10 (4.35%) Sophos
10 9 (3.91%) Oracle
11 8 (3.48%) Lotus
12 7 (3.04%) Dell
13 6 (2.61%) Juniper
13 6 (2.61%) CheckPoint
14 5 (2.17%) NETGEAR
14 5 (2.17%) Avaya
15 4 (1.74%) IBM
16 3 (1.30%) Nokia
16 3 (1.30%) Remedy
17 2 (0.87%) Websense
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Pure Resourcing Solutions
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 6 days ago
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MCSP
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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