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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 62 74 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.28% 1.63% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.88% 5.03% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 31
Average salary £22,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,825 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
253 358 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.08% 32.46% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 203 312 295
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 7 £20,000 -25.92%
Harlow - 3 £23,900 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 -
Colchester -13 1 - - 1
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
4 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
4 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (29.63%) DNS
7 14 (25.93%) Firewall
8 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
8 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
8 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (24.07%) Windows 8
9 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (22.22%) VPN
9 12 (22.22%) DHCP
9 12 (22.22%) MS Office
9 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
10 11 (20.37%) Symantec
10 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (18.52%) Blackberry
11 10 (18.52%) ITIL
11 10 (18.52%) Backup Exec
12 8 (14.81%) Citrix
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) Network Security
12 8 (14.81%) LANDesk
13 7 (12.96%) VLAN
14 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (42.59%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
2 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) DNS
2 14 (25.93%) Firewall
3 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
4 12 (22.22%) VPN
4 12 (22.22%) DHCP
5 8 (14.81%) Network Security
6 7 (12.96%) VLAN
7 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.56%) LAN
8 3 (5.56%) WAN
9 2 (3.70%) Broadband
10 1 (1.85%) VoIP
10 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.85%) SAN
10 1 (1.85%) Intranet
10 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.85%) NAS
10 1 (1.85%) Junos
10 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.85%) Back Office
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
1 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Analyst
2 21 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 15 (27.78%) Help Desk Analyst
3 15 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (27.78%) Service Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 13 (24.07%) IT Support
5 13 (24.07%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) Network Engineer
7 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (12.96%) Support Technician
8 7 (12.96%) Desktop Support
9 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
9 6 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
10 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
11 3 (5.56%) Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
4 13 (24.07%) Windows 8
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 2 (3.70%) OOP
3 2 (3.70%) Migration
3 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.85%) OO
4 1 (1.85%) OOD
4 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C#
1 3 (5.56%) C++
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
1 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) C
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
5 3 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) MOS
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Symantec
3 8 (14.81%) Citrix
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 8 (14.81%) LANDesk
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) McAfee
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.85%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
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