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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 130 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 2.24% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 7.74% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 40
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,500 £15,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £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
645 672 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.80% 28.94% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 527 545 458
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Watford -12 7 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Harpenden - 3 £57,500 - 1
St Albans -11 2 £35,250 +28.18%
Rickmansworth -22 2 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £24,000 +26.31% 1
Ware - 1 £21,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (92.59%) Active Directory
3 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (53.70%) Windows 7
5 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
7 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
8 20 (37.04%) MS Office
9 18 (33.33%) SLA
10 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (31.48%) MCP
11 15 (27.78%) Citrix
11 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (27.78%) MCTS
12 13 (24.07%) Degree
12 13 (24.07%) Project Management
12 13 (24.07%) ITIL
13 12 (22.22%) Firewall
14 11 (20.37%) Windows 8
14 11 (20.37%) VPN
15 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
16 9 (16.67%) Line Management
16 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (16.67%) Cisco
16 9 (16.67%) Lotus
16 9 (16.67%) IBM Notes
16 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 8 (14.81%) Oracle
17 8 (14.81%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 8 (14.81%) IIS
4 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.56%) Apache
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (37.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.85%) InDesign
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) VPN
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.41%) LAN
4 4 (7.41%) VoIP
4 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) DNS
5 3 (5.56%) SMTP
5 3 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (3.70%) Wireless
6 2 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) IT Support
4 10 (18.52%) Service Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Software Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Services Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Supervisor
9 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
1 3 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Statistics
3 4 (7.41%) AS400
4 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.56%) CMDB
4 3 (5.56%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (53.70%) Windows 7
3 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (20.37%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.56%) UNIX
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
1 13 (24.07%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Line Management
3 8 (14.81%) Service Management
4 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.26%) ITSM
5 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) ETL
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Time Management
7 3 (5.56%) Migration
7 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) MCP
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.78%) MCTS
3 13 (24.07%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 50 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) MetaFrame
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) Citrix
3 9 (16.67%) Lotus
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 7 (12.96%) VMware
6 5 (9.26%) IBM
6 5 (9.26%) HP
7 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 4 (7.41%) JD Edwards
7 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.41%) Symantec
8 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (5.56%) Altiris
8 3 (5.56%) FrontRange
9 2 (3.70%) Adobe
10 1 (1.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.85%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.85%) Avaya
10 1 (1.85%) BMC
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
@ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £26000 pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + Bonus and bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago