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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 82 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.91% 1.35% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 7.00% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 23
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,100 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.96%
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
234 243 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.66% 19.33% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 190 143 362
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 31 (100.00%) MS Office
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 31 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 30 (96.77%) MS Exchange
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (90.32%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (90.32%) Windows 10
3 28 (90.32%) Firewall
3 28 (90.32%) Wireless
3 28 (90.32%) Apple
3 28 (90.32%) DMZ
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (90.32%) Blackberry
3 28 (90.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 28 (90.32%) SMTP
3 28 (90.32%) DHCP
3 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 28 (90.32%) MS Excel
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
3 28 (90.32%) Cisco
3 28 (90.32%) TCP/IP
3 28 (90.32%) VPN
3 28 (90.32%) MAPI
3 28 (90.32%) DNS
3 28 (90.32%) Hyper-V
3 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (90.32%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 30 (96.77%) MS Exchange
2 28 (90.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (90.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (100.00%) MS Office
2 28 (90.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) DHCP
1 28 (90.32%) DMZ
1 28 (90.32%) DNS
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
1 28 (90.32%) IMAP
1 28 (90.32%) SMTP
1 28 (90.32%) TCP/IP
1 28 (90.32%) VLAN
1 28 (90.32%) VPN
1 28 (90.32%) Wireless
2 20 (64.52%) NAS
2 20 (64.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Law
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Support Engineer
2 26 (83.87%) IT Engineer
2 26 (83.87%) IT Support
2 26 (83.87%) IT Support Engineer
3 20 (64.52%) Senior Support Engineer
3 20 (64.52%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (64.52%) Systems Support
3 20 (64.52%) Systems Support Engineer
4 16 (51.61%) Senior IT Engineer
4 16 (51.61%) Senior IT Support
5 12 (38.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (90.32%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (90.32%) Blackberry
1 28 (90.32%) iPhone
1 28 (90.32%) PDA
2 20 (64.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 28 (90.32%) Android
3 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 28 (90.32%) Windows 10
3 28 (90.32%) Windows 8
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Vista
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (90.32%) Hyper-V
3 20 (64.52%) NFS
4 8 (25.81%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (90.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) Apple
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 28 (90.32%) Draytek
3 20 (64.52%) Veeam
4 8 (25.81%) VMware