The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 92 86 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 56 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 2.19% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.37% 7.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 49
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £15,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £41,500 £38,400
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
669 603 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.36% 30.01% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 540 459 725
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Hertfordshire 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
Stevenage +5 16 £16,750 +1.51% 1
Watford +2 15 £27,500 +18.27% 1
Potters Bar - 5 £33,000 -
Rickmansworth - 5 £26,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -15 3 £19,000 -17.39% 1
Letchworth - 3 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +13 2 - -
St Albans -16 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Hitchin - 1 £17,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
3 57 (51.82%) MS Office
4 55 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 53 (48.18%) Active Directory
6 51 (46.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (41.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (35.45%) Windows 7
9 35 (31.82%) VMware
10 29 (26.36%) MS Exchange
10 29 (26.36%) ITIL
11 28 (25.45%) Windows Vista
12 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
13 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (17.27%) DNS
15 16 (14.55%) Citrix
15 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
16 15 (13.64%) DHCP
16 15 (13.64%) Degree
17 14 (12.73%) Retail
17 14 (12.73%) LAN
17 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (11.82%) Finance
18 13 (11.82%) SQL
18 13 (11.82%) MCSE
18 13 (11.82%) Hyper-V
19 9 (8.18%) C
19 9 (8.18%) Mathematics
20 8 (7.27%) SAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 29 (26.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.64%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 57 (51.82%) MS Office
2 55 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.91%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.91%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.82%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
2 19 (17.27%) DNS
3 15 (13.64%) DHCP
4 14 (12.73%) LAN
5 8 (7.27%) SAN
6 5 (4.55%) WAN
7 4 (3.64%) Firewall
7 4 (3.64%) VoIP
8 3 (2.73%) HTTP
9 1 (0.91%) Internet
9 1 (0.91%) VPN
9 1 (0.91%) VLAN
9 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.91%) MSI
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.73%) Retail
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
3 6 (5.45%) Legal
3 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.45%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (34.55%) Analyst
2 27 (24.55%) Technical Support
3 26 (23.64%) Support Analyst
4 24 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (17.27%) Support Engineer
6 15 (13.64%) Technical Manager
6 15 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (11.82%) IT Support
7 13 (11.82%) Support Manager
8 11 (10.00%) Technical Support Manager
8 11 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.18%) Technical Support Analyst
10 9 (8.18%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (7.27%) Service Analyst
12 6 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
12 6 (5.45%) Help Desk Support
12 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 5 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) ADO.NET
2 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.91%) COM
2 1 (0.91%) CSS
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) XML
2 1 (0.91%) Flash
2 1 (0.91%) XHTML
2 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.91%) WCF
2 1 (0.91%) jQuery
2 1 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.45%) iPad
2 6 (5.45%) Firmware
2 6 (5.45%) Handset
3 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.73%) EPoS
4 3 (2.73%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.82%) iPhone
5 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.91%) CCTV
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (46.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (41.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (35.45%) Windows 7
5 28 (25.45%) Windows Vista
6 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.45%) VMS
7 6 (5.45%) Linux
8 3 (2.73%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.91%) NetWare
10 1 (0.91%) SUSE
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) ITIL
2 7 (6.36%) CRM
3 6 (5.45%) E-Commerce
3 6 (5.45%) Information Security
3 6 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.55%) Network Management
5 4 (3.64%) Time Management
6 3 (2.73%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.73%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (2.73%) Integration Testing
6 3 (2.73%) PRINCE
6 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.73%) Web Design
7 2 (1.82%) Data Analytics
7 2 (1.82%) Analytics
7 2 (1.82%) Project Management
7 2 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.82%) SQL
2 9 (8.18%) C
3 7 (6.36%) C#
3 7 (6.36%) VB.NET
4 6 (5.45%) VBScript
4 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.91%) VB
5 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.91%) Java
5 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.82%) MCSE
4 6 (5.45%) MCSA
4 6 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.55%) CCNA
5 5 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.64%) MCP
7 3 (2.73%) ISEB
7 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.82%) MBCS
9 1 (0.91%) MCITP
9 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (48.18%) Active Directory
2 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.82%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.45%) Terminal Services
4 6 (5.45%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.73%) vSphere
6 3 (2.73%) XenApp
6 3 (2.73%) XenServer
7 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.91%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.91%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.82%) VMware
3 16 (14.55%) Citrix
4 8 (7.27%) Cisco
5 6 (5.45%) Dell
6 4 (3.64%) Google
6 4 (3.64%) Lotus
7 3 (2.73%) Symantec
8 2 (1.82%) McAfee
8 2 (1.82%) Stellent
8 2 (1.82%) Sage
8 2 (1.82%) IBM
8 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.82%) HP
8 2 (1.82%) Altiris
8 2 (1.82%) Orchard
9 1 (0.91%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle
9 1 (0.91%) Adobe
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