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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 83 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.08% 2.59% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% 8.24% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 14
Average salary £26,000 £22,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
264 376 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.96% 31.41% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 164 325 314
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
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 30 July 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
Colchester +2 1 £21,000 +2.43%
Harlow -3 1 £20,000 -21.56%
Saffron Walden - 1 £24,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (78.57%) Windows 8
3 22 (78.57%) MS Exchange
4 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 16 (57.14%) Blackberry
6 16 (57.14%) Firewall
6 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (57.14%) VPN
6 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (50.00%) DNS
7 14 (50.00%) DHCP
7 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) Symantec
9 8 (28.57%) VMware
9 8 (28.57%) Backup Exec
9 8 (28.57%) Office 365
9 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (17.86%) Replication
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) MS Office
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) Internet
12 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
1 16 (57.14%) VPN
2 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 14 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Server Support
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
4 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) XML
1 2 (7.14%) Ajax
1 2 (7.14%) JSON
1 2 (7.14%) jQuery
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Social Network
3 2 (7.14%) FMCG
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (78.57%) Windows 8
4 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) UNIX
7 3 (10.71%) Android
8 2 (7.14%) SUSE
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL
1 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.14%) Migration
1 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSA
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Symantec
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Apple
5 3 (10.71%) Google
6 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
6 2 (7.14%) Kaspersky
6 2 (7.14%) Trapeze
6 2 (7.14%) BT
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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