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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 85 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 1.59% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.71% 4.94% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 18
Average salary £26,000 £20,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £18,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,100 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.27%
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
297 466 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.55% 32.27% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 205 386 247
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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
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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 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
Loughton - 2 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £23,000 -
Harlow - 1 £20,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (73.33%) Windows 8
6 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (66.67%) Firewall
8 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
9 18 (60.00%) Symantec
10 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (56.67%) DHCP
10 17 (56.67%) DNS
10 17 (56.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (53.33%) VPN
11 16 (53.33%) Blackberry
12 15 (50.00%) Backup Exec
13 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
14 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (20.00%) VMware
14 6 (20.00%) MS Office
15 4 (13.33%) ITIL
15 4 (13.33%) Linux
15 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
15 4 (13.33%) Citrix
16 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 3 (10.00%) UNIX

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 27 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (56.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) DHCP
2 17 (56.67%) DNS
3 16 (53.33%) VPN
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.33%) Broadband
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.33%) Junos
6 1 (3.33%) NAS
6 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
3 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Junior
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Social Network
3 2 (6.67%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Life Science
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) UNIX
9 2 (6.67%) SUSE
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MOS
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) Symantec
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
6 2 (6.67%) Trapeze
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) BT
6 2 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
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