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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 169 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 109 134 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.42% 1.55% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 5.16% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 81 117 132
Average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
2121 2595 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.56% 30.09% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 2178 2232
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 61 £28,000 +12.00% 7
Suffolk +20 16 £22,016 -6.31% 1
Essex -7 14 £26,000 +30.00% 1
Bedfordshire +12 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Norfolk +3 5 £27,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £21,500 -17.30% 2
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Windows
2 148 (72.20%) Microsoft
3 147 (71.71%) Active Directory
4 117 (57.07%) Windows 7
5 103 (50.24%) MS Exchange
6 100 (48.78%) MS Excel
6 100 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 98 (47.80%) MS Office
8 76 (37.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 70 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 66 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 54 (26.34%) ITIL
11 54 (26.34%) VPN
12 48 (23.41%) MCP
13 47 (22.93%) DNS
13 47 (22.93%) DHCP
14 45 (21.95%) Windows 8
15 40 (19.51%) SQL
16 35 (17.07%) Hyper-V
17 34 (16.59%) Citrix
18 33 (16.10%) SLA
18 33 (16.10%) Windows Vista
19 32 (15.61%) SQL Server
20 31 (15.12%) Blackberry
20 31 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2003
20 31 (15.12%) Firewall
20 31 (15.12%) VMware
21 30 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
21 30 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
22 29 (14.15%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 103 (50.24%) MS Exchange
2 66 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 30 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (11.71%) IBM Notes
6 12 (5.85%) IIS
7 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.49%) GroupWise
Applications
1 100 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 98 (47.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) MS Project
4 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.98%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Maximo
2 7 (3.41%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.85%) Office 365
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.95%) IaaS
3 4 (1.95%) SaaS
3 4 (1.95%) PaaS
4 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (26.34%) VPN
2 47 (22.93%) DNS
2 47 (22.93%) DHCP
3 31 (15.12%) Firewall
4 21 (10.24%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.37%) WAN
6 10 (4.88%) Wireless
6 10 (4.88%) LAN
7 8 (3.90%) VLAN
8 7 (3.41%) SAN
9 6 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.44%) DMZ
10 5 (2.44%) Internet
10 5 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (1.95%) Intranet
11 4 (1.95%) SMTP
12 3 (1.46%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.98%) MPLS
13 2 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Toad
2 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.98%) JIRA
2 2 (0.98%) MSI
2 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (4.88%) Publishing
2 7 (3.41%) Finance
3 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 68 (33.17%) Analyst
2 47 (22.93%) Support Analyst
3 32 (15.61%) IT Support
4 26 (12.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 26 (12.68%) Service Analyst
5 20 (9.76%) Desktop Support
5 20 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 18 (8.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (7.32%) Network Engineer
8 14 (6.83%) Administrator
9 13 (6.34%) Help Desk Analyst
9 13 (6.34%) IT Support Analyst
10 12 (5.85%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.37%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 10 (4.88%) Desktop Analyst
13 9 (4.39%) Support Assistant
13 9 (4.39%) 1st Line Support
13 9 (4.39%) Technical Support
13 9 (4.39%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.41%) .NET
2 5 (2.44%) HTML
3 4 (1.95%) WSH
4 3 (1.46%) Web Services
4 3 (1.46%) Middleware
5 2 (0.98%) jQuery
5 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.98%) JSON
5 2 (0.98%) Ajax
5 2 (0.98%) XML
5 2 (0.98%) J2EE
5 2 (0.98%) CSS
6 1 (0.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.12%) Blackberry
2 20 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.34%) Statistics
4 11 (5.37%) iPad
5 7 (3.41%) PDA
6 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.93%) iPhone
6 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.44%) NHS
7 5 (2.44%) AS400
8 4 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.46%) Replication
9 3 (1.46%) Open Source
10 2 (0.98%) User Experience
10 2 (0.98%) FMCG
10 2 (0.98%) Social Network
10 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Handset
11 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 205 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (57.07%) Windows 7
3 100 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (37.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (21.95%) Windows 8
7 33 (16.10%) Windows Vista
8 29 (14.15%) Linux
9 11 (5.37%) UNIX
10 8 (3.90%) Android
11 7 (3.41%) Windows 2000
12 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.98%) SUSE
14 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.49%) CentOS
14 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.34%) ITIL
2 21 (10.24%) Project Management
3 18 (8.78%) Time Management
4 14 (6.83%) Service Delivery
5 13 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.34%) Problem Management
6 12 (5.85%) Line Management
7 11 (5.37%) Configuration Management
8 10 (4.88%) Asset Management
9 8 (3.90%) Capacity Management
9 8 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (3.90%) Data Protection
9 8 (3.90%) Change Management
9 8 (3.90%) Migration
10 7 (3.41%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.44%) Service Management
11 5 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.44%) Software Deployment
12 4 (1.95%) Coaching
12 4 (1.95%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.51%) SQL
2 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.41%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.93%) VB
4 6 (2.93%) C
5 5 (2.44%) Java
5 5 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.95%) VBScript
7 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 48 (23.41%) MCP
2 30 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (10.73%) Degree
4 19 (9.27%) MCTS
5 11 (5.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.90%) MCSA
7 7 (3.41%) CCNA
8 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.93%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.44%) MCSE
10 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.95%) ISEB
10 4 (1.95%) HND
11 3 (1.46%) MCITP
11 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.98%) MCDST
12 2 (0.98%) CCNP
13 1 (0.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.10%) SLA
2 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 147 (71.71%) Active Directory
2 35 (17.07%) Hyper-V
3 28 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.90%) vSphere
5 5 (2.44%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.95%) XenApp
6 4 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.95%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.39%) SCCM
3 8 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.95%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) DameWare
6 1 (0.49%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 148 (72.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.59%) Citrix
3 31 (15.12%) VMware
4 28 (13.66%) HP
5 24 (11.71%) Lotus
5 24 (11.71%) Symantec
6 22 (10.73%) Cisco
7 20 (9.76%) Apple
8 19 (9.27%) SonicWALL
9 18 (8.78%) Sophos
10 16 (7.80%) Oracle
11 9 (4.39%) IBM
11 9 (4.39%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.44%) JD Edwards
13 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.46%) CommVault
14 2 (0.98%) Trapeze
14 2 (0.98%) Spiceworks
14 2 (0.98%) Kaspersky
14 2 (0.98%) FalconStor
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