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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 133 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 58 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% 2.34% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 8.61% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 52
Average salary £27,750 £30,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +30.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £16,500 £15,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
724 674 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.92% 27.18% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 547 551 514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £27,000 -
Watford -7 5 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Rickmansworth -18 2 £27,500 +5.76%
St Albans -27 1 £43,000 +56.36%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
4 51 (63.75%) Windows 7
5 48 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (53.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
8 37 (46.25%) MS Excel
9 30 (37.50%) MS Office
10 24 (30.00%) SLA
11 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (25.00%) MCP
13 19 (23.75%) Citrix
13 19 (23.75%) MCTS
14 17 (21.25%) Degree
14 17 (21.25%) Project Management
15 16 (20.00%) Windows Vista
16 15 (18.75%) VPN
16 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 14 (17.50%) VMware
17 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (16.25%) ITIL
18 13 (16.25%) Linux
19 12 (15.00%) IBM Notes
19 12 (15.00%) Lotus
19 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
19 12 (15.00%) Windows 8
19 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.00%) IBM Notes
4 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (10.00%) IIS
6 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (46.25%) MS Excel
2 30 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Maximo
2 4 (5.00%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) VPN
2 10 (12.50%) Firewall
2 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (10.00%) LAN
3 8 (10.00%) WAN
4 4 (5.00%) DHCP
4 4 (5.00%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) VoIP
5 3 (3.75%) Wireless
6 2 (2.50%) VLAN
6 2 (2.50%) DMZ
6 2 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 9 (11.25%) Publishing
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Front Office
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) IT Support
4 11 (13.75%) Administrator
5 10 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Supervisor
10 3 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.75%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Statistics
3 5 (6.25%) AS400
4 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.75%) iPhone
4 3 (3.75%) iPad
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.50%) PDA
6 1 (1.25%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (63.75%) Windows 7
3 48 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (53.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 13 (16.25%) Linux
8 12 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.75%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.75%) UNIX
10 2 (2.50%) Android
11 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Project Management
2 13 (16.25%) ITIL
3 9 (11.25%) Problem Management
3 9 (11.25%) Line Management
4 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 8 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (10.00%) Change Management
4 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.75%) Time Management
6 6 (7.50%) Service Management
7 5 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (2.50%) ITSM
9 2 (2.50%) Validation
9 2 (2.50%) Facility Management
10 1 (1.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) MCP
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (23.75%) MCTS
3 17 (21.25%) Degree
4 8 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.50%) CCNA
7 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.75%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.25%) MCDST
9 1 (1.25%) CCNP
9 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.00%) SLA
2 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.25%) vSphere
4 5 (6.25%) MetaFrame
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.50%) XenApp
7 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.75%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) WSUS
5 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.75%) Citrix
3 14 (17.50%) VMware
4 12 (15.00%) Lotus
5 11 (13.75%) Cisco
6 8 (10.00%) IBM
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle
7 6 (7.50%) HP
8 5 (6.25%) JD Edwards
8 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.25%) Symantec
9 3 (3.75%) Dell
10 1 (1.25%) Avaya
10 1 (1.25%) BMC
10 1 (1.25%) Novell
10 1 (1.25%) Remedy
10 1 (1.25%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.25%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.25%) Becrypt
10 1 (1.25%) Ruckus Wireless
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