The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 60 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.25% 2.04% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 6.23% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 34
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Windows XP
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
296 353 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.62% 32.72% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 244 306 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £59,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Essex

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows XP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Brentwood +10 12 £20,000 +2.56%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 - 1
Colchester -10 1 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Harlow - 1 £19,000 -
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
4 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (41.07%) MS Exchange
6 18 (32.14%) DNS
7 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.79%) MS Office
10 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (21.43%) Windows 8
11 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (21.43%) Firewall
11 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (19.64%) ITIL
12 11 (19.64%) VPN
12 11 (19.64%) DHCP
12 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
12 11 (19.64%) LANDesk
12 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (17.86%) Windows Vista
13 10 (17.86%) Symantec
14 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
14 9 (16.07%) Backup Exec
15 8 (14.29%) VMware
15 8 (14.29%) Network Security
15 8 (14.29%) Citrix
16 7 (12.50%) VLAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (41.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) DNS
2 16 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.43%) Firewall
4 11 (19.64%) VPN
4 11 (19.64%) DHCP
5 8 (14.29%) Network Security
6 7 (12.50%) VLAN
7 6 (10.71%) IP Telephony
7 6 (10.71%) LAN
7 6 (10.71%) WAN
8 2 (3.57%) Broadband
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.79%) Intranet
9 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.79%) NAS
9 1 (1.79%) Junos
9 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) MySQL
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.79%) Back Office
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
1 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 16 (28.57%) Service Analyst
4 15 (26.79%) Help Desk Analyst
4 15 (26.79%) 1st Line Support
4 15 (26.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 13 (23.21%) IT Support
6 13 (23.21%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (14.29%) Network Engineer
9 7 (12.50%) Support Technician
10 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support Technician
10 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support
10 6 (10.71%) Desktop Technician
10 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
12 3 (5.36%) Graduate Software Developer
12 3 (5.36%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
5 12 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.57%) UNIX
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.57%) Migration
3 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (3.57%) OOP
4 1 (1.79%) OO
4 1 (1.79%) OOD
4 1 (1.79%) Service Management
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
2 3 (5.36%) C#
2 3 (5.36%) C++
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) C
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.93%) MCSE
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) MCP
4 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) MOS
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) vSphere
3 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) LANDesk
3 10 (17.86%) Symantec
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya
6 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.79%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.79%) McAfee
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
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