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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 405 279 215
Rank change year-on-year
-126 -64
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 652 1136 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 1.14% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% 4.23% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 562 949 1487
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,141 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,091 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +3.92%
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
23965 26838 29869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.98% 26.98% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20551 22678 25320
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -101 251 £27,000 -15.62% 13
South East -84 147 £26,250 -4.54% 15
East of England +7 60 £26,500 -1.85% 5
Yorkshire +17 55 £24,250 -4.90% 8
West Midlands -34 54 £27,000 +12.50% 7
North West -30 35 £23,500 -11.32% 9
East Midlands +1 28 £24,500 -7.54% 4
South West -33 21 £30,750 +28.12% 7
North East -4 5 £18,500 -29.52% 2
Midlands +9 1 £21,000 -61.81%
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1371 (100.00%) Windows
2 955 (69.66%) Active Directory
3 792 (57.77%) Microsoft
4 597 (43.54%) MS Office
5 571 (41.65%) Windows 7
6 550 (40.12%) Windows 8
7 520 (37.93%) Windows Server
8 509 (37.13%) MS Exchange
9 501 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 443 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 410 (29.91%) MS Excel
12 320 (23.34%) VMware
13 313 (22.83%) Citrix
14 301 (21.95%) TCP/IP
15 252 (18.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 243 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
17 240 (17.51%) Firewall
18 238 (17.36%) DNS
18 238 (17.36%) ITIL
19 234 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
20 230 (16.78%) Blackberry
21 216 (15.75%) VPN
22 212 (15.46%) DHCP
23 198 (14.44%) Cisco
23 198 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
24 188 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2003
25 181 (13.20%) Hyper-V
26 180 (13.13%) Windows Vista
26 180 (13.13%) SLA
27 169 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007

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
1 509 (37.13%) MS Exchange
2 234 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 188 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 169 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 109 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 82 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 75 (5.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 58 (4.23%) Skype for Business
9 38 (2.77%) IIS
10 21 (1.53%) IBM Notes
11 18 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2000
12 12 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.44%) Apache
14 5 (0.36%) OpenEdge
15 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.15%) IBM Domino
17 1 (0.073%) GroupWise
17 1 (0.073%) Tomcat
17 1 (0.073%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 597 (43.54%) MS Office
2 410 (29.91%) MS Excel
3 24 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.073%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.36%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.15%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.15%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.073%) Maximo
4 1 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.073%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.073%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 168 (12.25%) Office 365
2 17 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.15%) SaaS
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 301 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 240 (17.51%) Firewall
3 238 (17.36%) DNS
4 216 (15.75%) VPN
5 212 (15.46%) DHCP
6 119 (8.68%) LAN
7 118 (8.61%) WAN
8 91 (6.64%) SAN
9 73 (5.32%) Wireless
10 70 (5.11%) VoIP
11 59 (4.30%) VLAN
12 57 (4.16%) Wi-Fi
13 54 (3.94%) Internet
14 51 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
15 46 (3.36%) NAS
16 34 (2.48%) SMTP
17 29 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (2.12%) DMZ
17 29 (2.12%) IMAP
18 21 (1.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 40 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.44%) MS Access
10 4 (0.29%) Big Data
10 4 (0.29%) MarkLogic
10 4 (0.29%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.15%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 27 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 11 (0.80%) Selenium
3 9 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
4 7 (0.51%) MSI
5 6 (0.44%) Subversion
6 4 (0.29%) Appium
6 4 (0.29%) MSTest
6 4 (0.29%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.29%) UI Automator
7 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.15%) JIRA
7 2 (0.15%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.073%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.073%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.073%) Toad
General
1 152 (11.09%) Finance
2 59 (4.30%) Retail
3 56 (4.08%) Banking
4 48 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 42 (3.06%) Legal
6 41 (2.99%) Law
7 40 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.04%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.60%) Games
10 20 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.39%) German Language
11 19 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 18 (1.31%) Back Office
13 15 (1.09%) Advertising
14 9 (0.66%) Electronics
15 7 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.51%) French Language
16 5 (0.36%) Billing
16 5 (0.36%) Marketing
16 5 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 454 (33.11%) Analyst
2 334 (24.36%) Support Engineer
3 271 (19.77%) Support Analyst
4 263 (19.18%) IT Support
5 180 (13.13%) IT Engineer
6 177 (12.91%) 1st Line Support
7 173 (12.62%) Desktop Support
8 172 (12.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 160 (11.67%) Service Analyst
10 152 (11.09%) Service Desk Analyst
11 138 (10.07%) IT Support Engineer
12 115 (8.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 115 (8.39%) Help Desk Support
13 112 (8.17%) Desktop Engineer
14 104 (7.59%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 102 (7.44%) Help Desk Analyst
16 97 (7.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 90 (6.56%) IT Analyst
18 85 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 85 (6.20%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.12%) MAPI
2 25 (1.82%) .NET
3 17 (1.24%) Web Services
3 17 (1.24%) XML
4 11 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 11 (0.80%) HTML
5 9 (0.66%) SOAP
5 9 (0.66%) WCF
6 6 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.44%) CSS
6 6 (0.44%) REST
6 6 (0.44%) WPF
7 5 (0.36%) JSON
7 5 (0.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (0.29%) Flash
9 3 (0.22%) J2EE
9 3 (0.22%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 230 (16.78%) Blackberry
2 87 (6.35%) iPhone
3 85 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (5.47%) PDA
5 52 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 52 (3.79%) Replication
6 50 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 50 (3.65%) Driving Licence
7 29 (2.12%) Fat Client
7 29 (2.12%) Thin Client
8 25 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 18 (1.31%) EPoS
9 18 (1.31%) Life Science
10 17 (1.24%) Smartphone
10 17 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (1.17%) FMCG
12 15 (1.09%) iPad
13 13 (0.95%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.88%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1371 (100.00%) Windows
2 571 (41.65%) Windows 7
3 550 (40.12%) Windows 8
4 520 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 501 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 443 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 252 (18.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 180 (13.13%) Windows Vista
9 108 (7.88%) Android
10 105 (7.66%) Linux
11 103 (7.51%) Windows 10
12 77 (5.62%) Apple iOS
13 51 (3.72%) Mac OS X
13 51 (3.72%) Windows 2000 Server
14 48 (3.50%) Windows 2000
15 20 (1.46%) Windows NT
16 18 (1.31%) Unix
17 12 (0.88%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
19 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (17.36%) ITIL
2 65 (4.74%) Service Management
3 56 (4.08%) Mentoring
3 56 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 41 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 37 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 35 (2.55%) Data Protection
7 34 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 33 (2.41%) Migration
9 31 (2.26%) Time Management
10 29 (2.12%) Asset Management
11 27 (1.97%) OO
11 27 (1.97%) Software Engineering
12 26 (1.90%) Application Packaging
13 24 (1.75%) Project Management
14 22 (1.60%) ITIL V3
14 22 (1.60%) Problem Management
15 20 (1.46%) Multithreading
16 18 (1.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 126 (9.19%) SQL
2 41 (2.99%) C
3 33 (2.41%) C#
4 29 (2.12%) C++
5 20 (1.46%) PowerShell
6 13 (0.95%) VBScript
7 9 (0.66%) Tcl
7 9 (0.66%) VBA
8 8 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.58%) VB
9 7 (0.51%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.44%) C++/CLI
10 6 (0.44%) Java
10 6 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.36%) OpenEdge ABL
11 5 (0.36%) Progress 4GL
12 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.22%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.15%) PHP
13 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 198 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (7.15%) Degree
3 84 (6.13%) MCP
4 81 (5.91%) MCSE
5 62 (4.52%) MCSA
6 61 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (4.30%) CCNA
8 56 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 44 (3.21%) MCITP
10 38 (2.77%) SC Cleared
11 28 (2.04%) MCDST
12 27 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (1.82%) MCTS
14 17 (1.24%) HND
15 16 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
16 13 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.88%) PhD
18 11 (0.80%) A+ Certification
18 11 (0.80%) DV Cleared
19 10 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (13.13%) SLA
2 14 (1.02%) QA
3 8 (0.58%) COBIT
4 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.073%) HL7
System Software
1 955 (69.66%) Active Directory
2 243 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (13.20%) Hyper-V
4 73 (5.32%) XenApp
5 50 (3.65%) Terminal Services
6 46 (3.36%) VMware ESX
6 46 (3.36%) vSphere
7 31 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (1.82%) XenServer
9 23 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 21 (1.53%) NFS
11 16 (1.17%) XenDesktop
12 15 (1.09%) Terminal Server
13 10 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.22%) qmail
17 2 (0.15%) BitLocker
17 2 (0.15%) pfSense
18 1 (0.073%) Docker
Systems Management
1 103 (7.51%) Backup Exec
2 66 (4.81%) SCCM
3 31 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 23 (1.68%) DameWare
5 20 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
6 19 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.88%) XenMobile
8 11 (0.80%) WSUS
9 9 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.51%) AppDNA
10 7 (0.51%) SCOM
11 6 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.29%) Perfmon
13 3 (0.22%) Casper Suite
13 3 (0.22%) EnCase
13 3 (0.22%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.22%) Nagios
13 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.22%) vMotion
14 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 792 (57.77%) Microsoft
2 320 (23.34%) VMware
3 313 (22.83%) Citrix
4 198 (14.44%) Cisco
5 141 (10.28%) HP
6 82 (5.98%) Dell
7 73 (5.32%) Apple
8 69 (5.03%) Symantec
9 54 (3.94%) Bloomberg
10 52 (3.79%) iManage
11 51 (3.72%) Veeam
12 36 (2.63%) Draytek
13 34 (2.48%) IBM
14 32 (2.33%) Intel Security
14 32 (2.33%) SonicWALL
15 31 (2.26%) Oracle
16 29 (2.12%) Avaya
17 28 (2.04%) Reuters
18 25 (1.82%) Sophos
19 21 (1.53%) Lotus
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £21k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Romford, Essex
Alfen
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Van+Tools+Phone+Phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Bodmin, Cornwall
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum to £23,000 + excellent bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Synergem Recruitment
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + bonus when working late shifts
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
effusion
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
effusion
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Certs + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Create IT LTD
Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
Posted: 17 days ago