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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 191 139 151
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 61 136 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 1.71% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 6.05% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 40 124 107
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,300 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
1976 2247 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.60% 28.18% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1839 1922
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -46 16 £27,500 -4.34% 5
Essex -20 13 £28,000 +27.27% 1
Norfolk +8 11 £28,500 +21.27% 1
Bedfordshire +6 10 £32,500 -7.80% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £25,800 +15.95% 4
Suffolk -7 2 £18,750 -17.58% 2
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 119 (69.59%) Microsoft
4 90 (52.63%) Windows 7
5 88 (51.46%) MS Exchange
6 86 (50.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (41.52%) MS Excel
9 69 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 65 (38.01%) MS Office
11 48 (28.07%) Windows 8
11 48 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
12 46 (26.90%) DHCP
12 46 (26.90%) DNS
13 44 (25.73%) ITIL
14 40 (23.39%) MCP
14 40 (23.39%) VPN
14 40 (23.39%) VMware
15 37 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (20.47%) SLA
17 34 (19.88%) SQL
17 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
17 34 (19.88%) Citrix
18 31 (18.13%) Firewall
19 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
19 30 (17.54%) Hyper-V
20 29 (16.96%) Degree
21 28 (16.37%) Exchange Server 2007
22 27 (15.79%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 88 (51.46%) MS Exchange
2 48 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (16.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (12.28%) IBM Notes
6 13 (7.60%) IIS
7 9 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 8 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (4.68%) WebSphere
9 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (41.52%) MS Excel
2 65 (38.01%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.17%) MS Project
4 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.58%) InDesign
5 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Maximo
2 4 (2.34%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.70%) Office 365
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.75%) SaaS
3 3 (1.75%) PaaS
3 3 (1.75%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.90%) DHCP
1 46 (26.90%) DNS
2 40 (23.39%) VPN
3 31 (18.13%) Firewall
4 22 (12.87%) TCP/IP
5 17 (9.94%) WAN
6 14 (8.19%) LAN
7 13 (7.60%) SAN
8 8 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (4.68%) iSCSI
9 7 (4.09%) VLAN
10 6 (3.51%) Wireless
10 6 (3.51%) Internet
10 6 (3.51%) VoIP
11 5 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.34%) Intranet
12 4 (2.34%) MPLS
13 3 (1.75%) IPv4
13 3 (1.75%) PBX
14 2 (1.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.17%) MySQL
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.75%) JIRA
2 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.17%) MSI
General
1 8 (4.68%) Publishing
2 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.51%) Finance
4 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Front Office
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (30.99%) Analyst
2 40 (23.39%) Support Analyst
3 22 (12.87%) Support Engineer
4 21 (12.28%) IT Support
5 19 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 13 (7.60%) Service Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (7.60%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (5.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Desktop Analyst
7 10 (5.85%) Administrator
7 10 (5.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (5.26%) Field Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.09%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Systems Support
9 7 (4.09%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.09%) .NET
2 5 (2.92%) CSS
2 5 (2.92%) XML
2 5 (2.92%) Ajax
2 5 (2.92%) JSON
2 5 (2.92%) jQuery
2 5 (2.92%) HTML
3 4 (2.34%) WSH
4 3 (1.75%) Middleware
4 3 (1.75%) Web Services
4 3 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.17%) J2EE
5 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.58%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Blackberry
1 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.43%) Statistics
3 8 (4.68%) Replication
4 7 (4.09%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.92%) AS400
5 5 (2.92%) NHS
6 4 (2.34%) iPad
6 4 (2.34%) iPhone
7 3 (1.75%) PDA
7 3 (1.75%) User Experience
8 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.17%) FMCG
8 2 (1.17%) Life Science
8 2 (1.17%) Social Network
9 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 86 (50.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (28.07%) Windows 8
7 27 (15.79%) Linux
8 24 (14.04%) Windows Vista
9 11 (6.43%) Windows 2000
10 10 (5.85%) UNIX
11 7 (4.09%) Android
12 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.75%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.17%) SUSE
15 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.73%) ITIL
2 20 (11.70%) Project Management
3 14 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (7.02%) Asset Management
4 12 (7.02%) Line Management
5 9 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 9 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 8 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (4.68%) Capacity Management
6 8 (4.68%) Time Management
6 8 (4.68%) Change Management
6 8 (4.68%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.09%) Migration
7 7 (4.09%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.51%) Service Management
8 6 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.51%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.88%) SQL
2 11 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.68%) VB
4 7 (4.09%) C
5 6 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.34%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.75%) C#
8 3 (1.75%) Java
9 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (23.39%) MCP
2 37 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (16.96%) Degree
4 21 (12.28%) MCTS
5 11 (6.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (5.26%) A+ Certification
7 8 (4.68%) MCSE
7 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.09%) CCNA
8 7 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.92%) MCSA
10 4 (2.34%) ISEB
10 4 (2.34%) HND
11 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.17%) MOS
12 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.58%) CCNP
13 1 (0.58%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.47%) SLA
2 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 126 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.68%) Terminal Services
4 8 (4.68%) vSphere
5 5 (2.92%) MetaFrame
5 5 (2.92%) XenApp
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) SCCM
2 7 (4.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (4.09%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.34%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.17%) WSUS
5 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 119 (69.59%) Microsoft
2 40 (23.39%) VMware
3 34 (19.88%) Citrix
4 23 (13.45%) Cisco
5 21 (12.28%) Lotus
6 20 (11.70%) HP
7 18 (10.53%) Apple
8 14 (8.19%) Oracle
8 14 (8.19%) Symantec
9 10 (5.85%) Sophos
9 10 (5.85%) SonicWALL
10 9 (5.26%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.68%) IBM
12 5 (2.92%) Dell
12 5 (2.92%) JD Edwards
12 5 (2.92%) Remedy
13 3 (1.75%) Google
13 3 (1.75%) SAP
14 2 (1.17%) CommVault
14 2 (1.17%) BT
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