The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 98 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 0.88% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.97% 5.15% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,375 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -3.84%
Windows XP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
308 136 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.39% 17.13% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 266 105 246
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Sussex region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in East Sussex

Windows XP
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Brighton - 2 £24,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Logistics
4 4 (36.36%) openSUSE
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) WSUS
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Python

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Director
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) openSUSE
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
1 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) Toshiba