The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 90 78 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 58 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.33% 2.53% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.80% 7.75% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 48
Average salary £31,500 £23,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.04% -6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £15,200 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
659 697 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.51% 32.63% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 541 520 690
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -11.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +7 16 £32,500 +103.12%
Watford -14 11 £27,500 +10.00%
Rickmansworth - 6 £26,250 -
Potters Bar - 5 £32,500 -
Borehamwood +2 3 £19,000 -11.62%
Letchworth - 2 £35,625 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 1 - - 1
St Albans -8 1 £27,500 -3.50%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (62.02%) Microsoft
3 68 (52.71%) MS Office
4 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (46.51%) Active Directory
6 59 (45.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (43.41%) MS Excel
8 52 (40.31%) Windows 7
9 38 (29.46%) Windows Vista
10 37 (28.68%) MS Exchange
11 31 (24.03%) VMware
12 29 (22.48%) Citrix
12 29 (22.48%) ITIL
13 22 (17.05%) TCP/IP
14 21 (16.28%) SQL
15 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (13.18%) DNS
17 17 (13.18%) LAN
17 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (12.40%) Hyper-V
19 15 (11.63%) DHCP
20 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (10.08%) SAN
21 12 (9.30%) MCSE
21 12 (9.30%) Retail
21 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
22 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
22 11 (8.53%) .NET
22 11 (8.53%) SharePoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (28.68%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (8.53%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.10%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.55%) IIS
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (52.71%) MS Office
2 56 (43.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.78%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.05%) TCP/IP
2 17 (13.18%) DNS
2 17 (13.18%) LAN
3 15 (11.63%) DHCP
4 13 (10.08%) SAN
5 8 (6.20%) VoIP
6 7 (5.43%) Firewall
6 7 (5.43%) WAN
7 5 (3.88%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.10%) VPN
9 3 (2.33%) HTTP
10 1 (0.78%) Internet
10 1 (0.78%) SSL
10 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.30%) Retail
2 7 (5.43%) Finance
3 6 (4.65%) Legal
3 6 (4.65%) Back Office
4 2 (1.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (37.98%) Analyst
2 31 (24.03%) Support Engineer
3 26 (20.16%) Technical Support
4 25 (19.38%) Support Analyst
5 20 (15.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (14.73%) Help Desk Analyst
7 17 (13.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (12.40%) Technical Manager
9 15 (11.63%) IT Support
10 14 (10.85%) Support Manager
11 13 (10.08%) Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (9.30%) Technical Support Manager
13 10 (7.75%) Service Analyst
14 9 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (6.98%) Technical Support Analyst
15 8 (6.20%) IT Support Analyst
15 8 (6.20%) Technical Engineer
16 6 (4.65%) Help Desk Support
16 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) Flash
2 1 (0.78%) XHTML
2 1 (0.78%) ADO.NET
2 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
2 1 (0.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.78%) WCF
2 1 (0.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) iPad
2 6 (4.65%) Firmware
2 6 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.88%) Replication
4 4 (3.10%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.10%) iPhone
4 4 (3.10%) EPoS
5 3 (2.33%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (45.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (40.31%) Windows 7
5 38 (29.46%) Windows Vista
6 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.65%) Linux
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.33%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.55%) AIX
10 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.78%) SUSE
11 1 (0.78%) NetWare
11 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) ITIL
2 10 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (5.43%) Change Management
3 7 (5.43%) Problem Management
4 6 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 5 (3.88%) Project Management
5 5 (3.88%) Network Management
6 4 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.10%) Integration Testing
6 4 (3.10%) CRM
6 4 (3.10%) Web Design
7 3 (2.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (2.33%) Test Management
7 3 (2.33%) Test Scripting
7 3 (2.33%) Time Management
8 2 (1.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Analytics
8 2 (1.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.28%) SQL
2 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
2 7 (5.43%) C#
3 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.65%) VBScript
4 3 (2.33%) C
5 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.78%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.30%) MCSE
3 10 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.75%) MCP
4 9 (6.98%) CCNA
4 9 (6.98%) Degree
5 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.88%) MCSA
6 5 (3.88%) MCTS
7 4 (3.10%) CCEE
7 4 (3.10%) CCAA
7 4 (3.10%) CCIA
7 4 (3.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.10%) ISEB
7 4 (3.10%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.55%) MCITP
8 2 (1.55%) MBCS
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.43%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.78%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.78%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 80 (62.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.03%) VMware
3 29 (22.48%) Citrix
4 10 (7.75%) Cisco
5 7 (5.43%) HP
5 7 (5.43%) Dell
6 6 (4.65%) SonicWALL
7 4 (3.10%) Google
7 4 (3.10%) Lotus
7 4 (3.10%) Symantec
8 3 (2.33%) McAfee
8 3 (2.33%) SAP
9 2 (1.55%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.55%) Avaya
9 2 (1.55%) IBM
9 2 (1.55%) Stellent
9 2 (1.55%) Remedy
9 2 (1.55%) Sage
10 1 (0.78%) Apple
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £120 - £125 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on Experience
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