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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 98 74 98
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 47 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.98% 2.96% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.42% 9.84% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 65
Average salary £22,000 £26,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £20,750 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
633 569 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.71% 30.06% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 491 451 745
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 15 £20,750 -28.44%
Stevenage +16 12 £16,500 -14.28%
Watford -22 5 £29,000 +20.83%
Hertford 0 3 £37,500 +59.57%
Rickmansworth -20 2 £27,000 +1.88% 1
Tring - 2 £41,000 -
Letchworth +11 1 £20,000 -27.27%
St Albans -35 1 £25,500 -10.52%
Cheshunt - 1 £22,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (51.55%) Active Directory
4 47 (48.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (44.33%) MS Office
6 42 (43.30%) Windows Vista
7 41 (42.27%) MS Excel
8 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
9 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (26.80%) Windows 7
11 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
11 20 (20.62%) ITIL
12 18 (18.56%) VMware
13 16 (16.49%) DNS
14 14 (14.43%) Windows 8
14 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
15 12 (12.37%) Citrix
16 11 (11.34%) DHCP
17 9 (9.28%) C
17 9 (9.28%) LAN
17 9 (9.28%) Degree
17 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
17 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
17 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (8.25%) vSphere
18 8 (8.25%) Time Management
19 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
19 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 7 (7.22%) VPN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) IBM Notes
2 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (44.33%) MS Office
2 41 (42.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) DNS
2 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.34%) DHCP
4 9 (9.28%) LAN
5 7 (7.22%) VPN
5 7 (7.22%) SAN
5 7 (7.22%) Firewall
6 6 (6.19%) VoIP
6 6 (6.19%) WAN
7 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.06%) Internet
8 1 (1.03%) MPLS
8 1 (1.03%) SMTP
8 1 (1.03%) FTP
8 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MSI
2 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) PVCS
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.03%) Toad
2 1 (1.03%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.03%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Technical Support
2 19 (19.59%) 1st Line Support
3 17 (17.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (17.53%) Help Desk Support
4 16 (16.49%) Analyst
5 12 (12.37%) Support Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) IT Support
8 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.12%) Support Technician
11 4 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
12 3 (3.09%) Technical Support Manager
12 3 (3.09%) Technical Manager
12 3 (3.09%) Support Manager
12 3 (3.09%) IT Technician
12 3 (3.09%) Field Engineer
12 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (1.03%) COM
2 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
1 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Handset
3 3 (3.09%) iPad
4 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) EPoS
5 1 (1.03%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.03%) PDA
5 1 (1.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (48.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (43.30%) Windows Vista
5 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (26.80%) Windows 7
7 14 (14.43%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.19%) VMS
9 1 (1.03%) UNIX
9 1 (1.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.03%) Linux
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) ITIL
2 8 (8.25%) Time Management
3 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.19%) Information Security
3 6 (6.19%) CRM
3 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.12%) PRINCE
6 3 (3.09%) Project Management
6 3 (3.09%) Service Management
6 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.09%) Integration Testing
6 3 (3.09%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.06%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (2.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.06%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.06%) OOP
7 2 (2.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) C
2 5 (5.15%) SQL
3 2 (2.06%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) MCSA
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.19%) MCSE
4 5 (5.15%) MCP
5 4 (4.12%) MCDST
5 4 (4.12%) MCITP
5 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.09%) ISEB
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (51.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.25%) vSphere
5 6 (6.19%) Terminal Services
5 6 (6.19%) XenApp
5 6 (6.19%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (3.09%) XenServer
6 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.56%) VMware
3 12 (12.37%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco
4 6 (6.19%) Lotus
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) Dell
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle
6 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.06%) BMC
6 2 (2.06%) HP
6 2 (2.06%) Altiris
6 2 (2.06%) Orchard
7 1 (1.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.03%) Serena
7 1 (1.03%) Symantec
7 1 (1.03%) McAfee
7 1 (1.03%) Stellent
7 1 (1.03%) SAP
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