The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 137 145 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 133 117 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.66% 1.49% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 4.98% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 123 108 122
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £16,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.77%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2272 2350 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.36% 30.00% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 2003 2096
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -16 59 £31,500 +34.04% 6
Essex +5 32 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 24 £21,000 -26.31% 5
Bedfordshire -8 7 £37,000 -22.10% 2
Suffolk +7 6 £23,750 -8.65%
Norfolk +16 4 £25,000 +19.04%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 128 (48.30%) Active Directory
4 122 (46.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (44.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 118 (44.53%) MS Office
6 110 (41.51%) Windows 7
7 98 (36.98%) MS Excel
8 97 (36.60%) MS Exchange
9 77 (29.06%) Windows Vista
10 69 (26.04%) VMware
11 63 (23.77%) DNS
12 62 (23.40%) TCP/IP
13 55 (20.75%) ITIL
14 54 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 52 (19.62%) Citrix
15 52 (19.62%) Exchange Server 2007
16 50 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
17 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
17 49 (18.49%) Firewall
18 44 (16.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (15.85%) SQL
20 37 (13.96%) VPN
21 36 (13.58%) SharePoint
22 34 (12.83%) DHCP
22 34 (12.83%) Cisco
23 32 (12.08%) MCSE
23 32 (12.08%) MCP
24 30 (11.32%) LAN
25 29 (10.94%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 97 (36.60%) MS Exchange
2 52 (19.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 50 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (13.58%) SharePoint
5 26 (9.81%) IIS
6 22 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (7.17%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (4.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (2.26%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.38%) CMS
13 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 118 (44.53%) MS Office
2 98 (36.98%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.51%) MS Project
4 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.51%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.13%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (23.77%) DNS
2 62 (23.40%) TCP/IP
3 49 (18.49%) Firewall
4 37 (13.96%) VPN
5 34 (12.83%) DHCP
6 30 (11.32%) LAN
7 25 (9.43%) Internet
8 24 (9.06%) Network Security
9 21 (7.92%) WAN
10 20 (7.55%) VLAN
11 19 (7.17%) SSL
11 19 (7.17%) SAN
11 19 (7.17%) HTTP
12 16 (6.04%) HTTPS
13 14 (5.28%) VoIP
14 8 (3.02%) VRRP
15 7 (2.64%) IP Telephony
15 7 (2.64%) iSCSI
16 6 (2.26%) Wireless
17 3 (1.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.51%) MySQL
3 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.38%) SQLite
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.38%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (4.91%) Retail
2 10 (3.77%) Finance
3 7 (2.64%) Back Office
4 6 (2.26%) Legal
5 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.13%) Law
6 3 (1.13%) Marketing
6 3 (1.13%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (32.83%) Analyst
2 49 (18.49%) Support Analyst
3 45 (16.98%) Support Engineer
4 38 (14.34%) IT Support
5 34 (12.83%) Help Desk Analyst
5 34 (12.83%) 2nd Line Support
6 29 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 28 (10.57%) Service Analyst
8 26 (9.81%) 1st Line Support
9 25 (9.43%) Technical Support
10 21 (7.92%) Administrator
11 20 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
11 20 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (6.42%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 17 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (6.04%) Technical Manager
14 15 (5.66%) Support Technician
15 14 (5.28%) Support Manager
16 13 (4.91%) Network Engineer
17 12 (4.53%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.79%) .NET
2 4 (1.51%) CSS
2 4 (1.51%) HTML
3 3 (1.13%) Web Services
3 3 (1.13%) XML
4 2 (0.75%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.38%) JSON
5 1 (0.38%) WCF
5 1 (0.38%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.38%) SOAP
5 1 (0.38%) XSLT
5 1 (0.38%) Flash
5 1 (0.38%) XHTML
5 1 (0.38%) WSDL
5 1 (0.38%) Middleware
5 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.91%) Replication
2 13 (4.91%) Firmware
3 9 (3.40%) iPad
4 7 (2.64%) iPhone
4 7 (2.64%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.89%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.51%) EPoS
7 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.13%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.38%) AS400
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 265 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (46.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (44.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 110 (41.51%) Windows 7
5 77 (29.06%) Windows Vista
6 29 (10.94%) Windows 8
7 27 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (5.66%) Linux
9 8 (3.02%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.26%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.51%) UNIX
12 2 (0.75%) AIX
12 2 (0.75%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.75%) CentOS
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.38%) SUSE
13 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.38%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.75%) ITIL
2 11 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (3.77%) Project Management
4 9 (3.40%) Change Management
5 8 (3.02%) Problem Management
6 7 (2.64%) Service Delivery
6 7 (2.64%) Incident Management
7 5 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (1.89%) Web Design
7 5 (1.89%) CRM
7 5 (1.89%) Network Management
7 5 (1.89%) Change Control
8 4 (1.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (1.51%) Integration Testing
8 4 (1.51%) Test Management
8 4 (1.51%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (1.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (1.13%) Test Scripting
9 3 (1.13%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.85%) SQL
2 12 (4.53%) C#
3 11 (4.15%) VB.NET
4 8 (3.02%) VBScript
5 7 (2.64%) C++
5 7 (2.64%) C
5 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.51%) VB
7 3 (1.13%) Java
7 3 (1.13%) Python
8 2 (0.75%) VB6
8 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (12.08%) MCP
2 32 (12.08%) MCSE
3 26 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (9.43%) CCNA
5 19 (7.17%) MCSA
5 19 (7.17%) Degree
6 13 (4.91%) CCSP
6 13 (4.91%) CCNP
6 13 (4.91%) CCIP
7 8 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.64%) MCTS
8 7 (2.64%) MCITP
8 7 (2.64%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.89%) CCEE
10 5 (1.89%) CCAA
10 5 (1.89%) CCIA
10 5 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) SLA
2 3 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (48.30%) Active Directory
2 44 (16.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.19%) Terminal Services
4 24 (9.06%) Hyper-V
5 14 (5.28%) ISA Server
6 13 (4.91%) Forefront TMG
6 13 (4.91%) UAG
7 8 (3.02%) vSphere
8 5 (1.89%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.13%) XenApp
11 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (6.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.75%) SCCM
3 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 158 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 69 (26.04%) VMware
3 52 (19.62%) Citrix
4 34 (12.83%) Cisco
5 17 (6.42%) HP
6 16 (6.04%) Symantec
7 14 (5.28%) Avaya
7 14 (5.28%) LANDesk
8 10 (3.77%) SonicWALL
9 9 (3.40%) Oracle
10 8 (3.02%) Dell
11 7 (2.64%) Lotus
12 4 (1.51%) Apple
12 4 (1.51%) Google
12 4 (1.51%) SAP
13 3 (1.13%) Remedy
13 3 (1.13%) McAfee
13 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.13%) ProCurve
13 3 (1.13%) Barracuda Networks
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