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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 183 160 149
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 79 123 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 1.46% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.92% 5.01% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60 109 117
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £37,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
2015 2457 2548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.13% 29.20% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 2032 2189
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 22 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 22 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 -20 43 £28,000 +1.81% 6
Suffolk +21 14 £21,324 -46.69% 1
Essex -10 13 £28,000 +40.00% 3
Bedfordshire +5 6 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Norfolk +5 2 £23,500 -11.32%
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £21,500 - 3
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 140 (75.27%) Active Directory
3 132 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 112 (60.22%) Windows 7
5 102 (54.84%) MS Exchange
6 98 (52.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (48.39%) MS Office
8 89 (47.85%) MS Excel
9 75 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 66 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 62 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 54 (29.03%) VPN
13 47 (25.27%) MCP
14 46 (24.73%) DNS
14 46 (24.73%) DHCP
15 44 (23.66%) ITIL
16 41 (22.04%) Windows 8
17 40 (21.51%) SQL
18 36 (19.35%) Hyper-V
19 33 (17.74%) SLA
20 32 (17.20%) VMware
21 31 (16.67%) Citrix
21 31 (16.67%) SQL Server
22 30 (16.13%) Blackberry
23 29 (15.59%) Linux
23 29 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
23 29 (15.59%) Exchange Server 2003
23 29 (15.59%) Windows Vista
24 28 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
24 28 (15.05%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 102 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 62 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (15.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (13.44%) IBM Notes
6 12 (6.45%) IIS
7 8 (4.30%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.54%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 90 (48.39%) MS Office
2 89 (47.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.61%) MS Project
4 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.08%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (4.30%) Maximo
2 7 (3.76%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.06%) Office 365
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.15%) SaaS
3 4 (2.15%) PaaS
3 4 (2.15%) IaaS
4 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.08%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (29.03%) VPN
2 46 (24.73%) DNS
2 46 (24.73%) DHCP
3 28 (15.05%) Firewall
4 21 (11.29%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.91%) WAN
6 10 (5.38%) Wireless
6 10 (5.38%) LAN
7 7 (3.76%) VLAN
8 6 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (3.23%) SAN
9 5 (2.69%) DMZ
9 5 (2.69%) Internet
10 4 (2.15%) Intranet
10 4 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.61%) SMTP
11 3 (1.61%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.08%) ADSL
12 2 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.08%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Toad
2 2 (1.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.08%) MSI
2 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.38%) Publishing
2 5 (2.69%) Finance
3 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.54%) Front Office
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (31.72%) Analyst
2 40 (21.51%) Support Analyst
3 30 (16.13%) IT Support
4 21 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 20 (10.75%) Desktop Support
6 18 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (9.68%) Service Analyst
7 14 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (7.53%) Administrator
8 13 (6.99%) IT Support Analyst
9 12 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.45%) Network Engineer
10 11 (5.91%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 11 (5.91%) Desktop Analyst
11 9 (4.84%) IT Support Assistant
11 9 (4.84%) IT Assistant
11 9 (4.84%) Help Desk Analyst
11 9 (4.84%) Support Assistant
12 8 (4.30%) Help Desk Support
12 8 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.76%) .NET
2 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 4 (2.15%) WSH
4 3 (1.61%) Middleware
4 3 (1.61%) Web Services
5 2 (1.08%) jQuery
5 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.08%) JSON
5 2 (1.08%) Ajax
5 2 (1.08%) XML
5 2 (1.08%) J2EE
5 2 (1.08%) CSS
6 1 (0.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.45%) Statistics
4 10 (5.38%) iPad
5 7 (3.76%) PDA
5 7 (3.76%) iPhone
6 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.69%) NHS
7 5 (2.69%) AS400
7 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.15%) Replication
9 3 (1.61%) User Experience
9 3 (1.61%) Open Source
10 2 (1.08%) FMCG
10 2 (1.08%) Social Network
10 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.54%) Handset
11 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 112 (60.22%) Windows 7
3 98 (52.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (22.04%) Windows 8
7 29 (15.59%) Linux
7 29 (15.59%) Windows Vista
8 11 (5.91%) UNIX
9 10 (5.38%) Android
10 7 (3.76%) Windows 2000
11 6 (3.23%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.08%) SUSE
14 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.66%) ITIL
2 23 (12.37%) Project Management
3 18 (9.68%) Time Management
4 13 (6.99%) Problem Management
5 12 (6.45%) Line Management
6 11 (5.91%) Configuration Management
6 11 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.38%) Asset Management
7 10 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.84%) Change Management
9 8 (4.30%) Data Protection
9 8 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.30%) Capacity Management
9 8 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.23%) Migration
11 5 (2.69%) Software Deployment
11 5 (2.69%) Service Management
11 5 (2.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (2.15%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (2.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.51%) SQL
2 10 (5.38%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.23%) VB
4 6 (3.23%) C
5 5 (2.69%) Java
6 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.15%) VBScript
7 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (25.27%) MCP
2 28 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.83%) MCTS
4 21 (11.29%) Degree
5 12 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (4.30%) A+ Certification
6 8 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.76%) CCNA
8 5 (2.69%) MCSA
8 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.15%) ISEB
9 4 (2.15%) HND
10 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.08%) MCSE
12 1 (0.54%) HNC
12 1 (0.54%) CCNP
12 1 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.74%) SLA
2 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 140 (75.27%) Active Directory
2 36 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 29 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.76%) vSphere
5 5 (2.69%) MetaFrame
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.15%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.61%) XenApp
8 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.84%) SCCM
3 8 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.15%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.54%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 132 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.20%) VMware
3 31 (16.67%) Citrix
4 27 (14.52%) HP
5 25 (13.44%) Lotus
6 22 (11.83%) Apple
7 21 (11.29%) Cisco
8 20 (10.75%) Symantec
9 19 (10.22%) Sophos
9 19 (10.22%) SonicWALL
10 16 (8.60%) Oracle
11 9 (4.84%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.30%) IBM
13 5 (2.69%) JD Edwards
14 3 (1.61%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.61%) CommVault
14 3 (1.61%) Remedy
15 2 (1.08%) Kaspersky
15 2 (1.08%) WatchGuard
15 2 (1.08%) Google
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