The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 464 315 211
Rank change year-on-year
-149 -104
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 515 997 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.97% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 3.68% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 439 842 1428
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,300 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
Windows XP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22987 27108 29491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.08% 26.47% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19875 23002 24852
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows XP
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in England

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in England

Windows XP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -113 193 £26,000 -17.46% 11
South East -80 132 £28,000 +14.28% 12
Yorkshire +30 42 £23,250 -7.92% 8
East of England -4 36 £26,500 -3.63% 6
South West -18 33 £30,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -29 31 £26,000 +4.00% 3
North West -28 23 £25,000 -9.09% 6
East Midlands -8 17 £28,750 +59.72% 1
North East -1 3 £45,000 +109.30%
Midlands +12 1 £21,000 -61.81%
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 1212 (100.00%) Windows
2 807 (66.58%) Active Directory
3 689 (56.85%) Microsoft
4 490 (40.43%) Windows 7
5 488 (40.26%) MS Office
6 476 (39.27%) Windows 8
7 467 (38.53%) MS Exchange
8 447 (36.88%) Windows Server
9 436 (35.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 436 (35.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 338 (27.89%) MS Excel
11 294 (24.26%) VMware
12 267 (22.03%) TCP/IP
13 248 (20.46%) Citrix
14 237 (19.55%) Firewall
15 234 (19.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 224 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 217 (17.90%) DNS
18 215 (17.74%) Blackberry
19 210 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
20 205 (16.91%) VPN
21 200 (16.50%) ITIL
22 192 (15.84%) Windows Vista
23 191 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2003
24 183 (15.10%) Microsoft Certification
25 181 (14.93%) SLA
26 180 (14.85%) DHCP
27 179 (14.77%) Cisco
28 161 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2007
28 161 (13.28%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 467 (38.53%) MS Exchange
2 210 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 191 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 161 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 101 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 76 (6.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 76 (6.27%) SharePoint
7 51 (4.21%) Skype for Business
8 42 (3.47%) IIS
9 23 (1.90%) IBM Notes
10 15 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2000
11 11 (0.91%) NetWeaver
12 10 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.41%) Apache
13 5 (0.41%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.25%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.17%) GroupWise
16 2 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 488 (40.26%) MS Office
2 338 (27.89%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.99%) SAP ERP
2 11 (0.91%) SAP MII
3 7 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.41%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.33%) Hi Portfolio
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.083%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 152 (12.54%) Office 365
2 14 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.083%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 267 (22.03%) TCP/IP
2 237 (19.55%) Firewall
3 217 (17.90%) DNS
4 205 (16.91%) VPN
5 180 (14.85%) DHCP
6 120 (9.90%) LAN
7 114 (9.41%) WAN
8 91 (7.51%) SAN
9 76 (6.27%) VoIP
9 76 (6.27%) Wireless
10 58 (4.79%) Internet
11 57 (4.70%) VLAN
12 53 (4.37%) Remote Desktop
13 44 (3.63%) NAS
13 44 (3.63%) Wi-Fi
14 37 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (3.05%) SMTP
15 27 (2.23%) DMZ
15 27 (2.23%) IMAP
16 23 (1.90%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 35 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.66%) MS Access
7 6 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.33%) Big Data
8 4 (0.33%) MarkLogic
8 4 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.25%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.083%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.083%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.083%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 10 (0.83%) Selenium
3 8 (0.66%) MSI
4 7 (0.58%) Wise Package Studio
5 4 (0.33%) Appium
5 4 (0.33%) MSTest
5 4 (0.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.33%) UI Automator
6 3 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.25%) JIRA
6 3 (0.25%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.25%) Subversion
7 1 (0.083%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.083%) Toad
General
1 132 (10.89%) Finance
2 65 (5.36%) Retail
3 40 (3.30%) Banking
4 39 (3.22%) Manufacturing
5 38 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.39%) Law
7 28 (2.31%) Legal
8 23 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.49%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.40%) Publishing
11 14 (1.16%) German Language
12 12 (0.99%) Advertising
13 8 (0.66%) Games
14 7 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.58%) French Language
14 7 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.58%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.50%) Back Office
15 6 (0.50%) Electronics
16 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 393 (32.43%) Analyst
2 326 (26.90%) Support Engineer
3 228 (18.81%) Support Analyst
4 227 (18.73%) IT Support
5 165 (13.61%) IT Engineer
6 164 (13.53%) Service Analyst
7 160 (13.20%) 1st Line Support
8 156 (12.87%) Service Desk Analyst
9 151 (12.46%) Desktop Support
10 148 (12.21%) 2nd Line Support
11 131 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
12 109 (8.99%) Help Desk Analyst
13 102 (8.42%) Help Desk Support
14 99 (8.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 97 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
16 92 (7.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 88 (7.26%) IT Analyst
18 83 (6.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 80 (6.60%) Service Desk Support
20 76 (6.27%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.23%) MAPI
2 26 (2.15%) .NET
2 26 (2.15%) HTML
3 25 (2.06%) Web Services
4 14 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 11 (0.91%) jQuery
5 11 (0.91%) JSON
5 11 (0.91%) JSP
6 10 (0.83%) REST
6 10 (0.83%) SOAP
6 10 (0.83%) WCF
6 10 (0.83%) WPF
6 10 (0.83%) XML
7 6 (0.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.50%) CSS
8 4 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (0.33%) Flash
9 3 (0.25%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 215 (17.74%) Blackberry
2 92 (7.59%) iPhone
3 90 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.54%) PDA
5 52 (4.29%) Replication
6 50 (4.13%) Computer Science
7 46 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 44 (3.63%) Driving Licence
9 26 (2.15%) Data Centre
9 26 (2.15%) Fat Client
9 26 (2.15%) Thin Client
10 21 (1.73%) iPad
10 21 (1.73%) Visualisation
11 20 (1.65%) FMCG
12 13 (1.07%) Handset
12 13 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 12 (0.99%) AS400
14 11 (0.91%) iSeries
14 11 (0.91%) NHS
14 11 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1212 (100.00%) Windows
2 490 (40.43%) Windows 7
3 476 (39.27%) Windows 8
4 447 (36.88%) Windows Server
5 436 (35.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 436 (35.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 234 (19.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 192 (15.84%) Windows Vista
8 101 (8.33%) Android
9 94 (7.76%) Windows 10
10 80 (6.60%) Linux
11 61 (5.03%) Mac OS X
12 57 (4.70%) Apple iOS
13 47 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 36 (2.97%) Windows 2000
15 21 (1.73%) Unix
16 18 (1.49%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.83%) Windows NT
18 8 (0.66%) Solaris
19 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (16.50%) ITIL
2 48 (3.96%) Mentoring
3 44 (3.63%) Service Delivery
3 44 (3.63%) Service Management
4 37 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 37 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (2.15%) Data Protection
6 24 (1.98%) Application Packaging
6 24 (1.98%) Migration
6 24 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (1.73%) Coaching
7 21 (1.73%) Incident Management
7 21 (1.73%) Problem Management
7 21 (1.73%) Project Management
8 20 (1.65%) Software Engineering
8 20 (1.65%) Time Management
9 19 (1.57%) CRM
9 19 (1.57%) ERP
10 18 (1.49%) ITIL V3
10 18 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 123 (10.15%) SQL
2 25 (2.06%) C
3 22 (1.82%) Java
4 20 (1.65%) C#
5 18 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 17 (1.40%) C++
7 16 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 15 (1.24%) VBScript
9 12 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.83%) C++/CLI
11 9 (0.74%) Tcl
12 8 (0.66%) VB
13 7 (0.58%) Perl
14 5 (0.41%) OpenEdge ABL
14 5 (0.41%) Progress 4GL
15 4 (0.33%) Korn
15 4 (0.33%) VBA
16 3 (0.25%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.17%) PHP
17 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 183 (15.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (9.32%) Degree
3 92 (7.59%) MCSE
4 62 (5.12%) MCSA
5 60 (4.95%) MCP
6 58 (4.79%) Security Cleared
7 53 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (4.21%) CCNA
9 39 (3.22%) SC Cleared
10 33 (2.72%) MCDST
10 33 (2.72%) MCITP
11 30 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (1.40%) PhD
13 15 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.99%) DV Cleared
15 10 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.83%) MCTS
16 9 (0.74%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.74%) HND
17 7 (0.58%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (14.93%) SLA
2 13 (1.07%) QA
3 4 (0.33%) COBIT
4 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
System Software
1 807 (66.58%) Active Directory
2 224 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (13.28%) Hyper-V
4 63 (5.20%) XenApp
5 57 (4.70%) Virtual Servers
6 52 (4.29%) Terminal Services
7 41 (3.38%) VMware ESX
8 39 (3.22%) vSphere
9 30 (2.48%) XenServer
10 29 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 27 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (1.65%) NFS
13 14 (1.16%) Terminal Server
13 14 (1.16%) XenDesktop
14 11 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
17 4 (0.33%) qmail
18 3 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
18 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 95 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 71 (5.86%) SCCM
3 29 (2.39%) DameWare
4 23 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (1.16%) XenMobile
6 12 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (0.99%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.83%) SCOM
7 10 (0.83%) WSUS
8 8 (0.66%) AppDNA
8 8 (0.66%) Perfmon
9 7 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.33%) Casper Suite
12 3 (0.25%) EdgeSight
12 3 (0.25%) EnCase
12 3 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.25%) Nagios
13 2 (0.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 689 (56.85%) Microsoft
2 294 (24.26%) VMware
3 248 (20.46%) Citrix
4 179 (14.77%) Cisco
5 137 (11.30%) HP
6 85 (7.01%) Apple
7 80 (6.60%) Dell
8 57 (4.70%) iManage
8 57 (4.70%) Symantec
9 53 (4.37%) Veeam
10 47 (3.88%) Bloomberg
11 42 (3.47%) IBM
12 34 (2.81%) Draytek
13 32 (2.64%) SonicWALL
14 28 (2.31%) Avaya
15 24 (1.98%) Intel Security
15 24 (1.98%) Reuters
16 23 (1.90%) Lotus
16 23 (1.90%) Oracle
17 21 (1.73%) EMC
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £30K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £350000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £21k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum (increasing to £20,000 after 3 months probation)
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago