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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 88 75 115
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +40
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 55 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 3.01% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.38% 9.98% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 37
Average salary £26,500 £24,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.07% -11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £16,500 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -3.84%
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
656 631 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.66% 30.18% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 537 517 689
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,610
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 0 16 £41,250 +71.87% 2
Hemel Hempstead -19 11 £25,250 -36.87% 2
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Stevenage +11 3 £25,000 +51.51%
Rickmansworth -10 3 £21,500 -17.30%
St Albans -18 2 £29,250 +13.59% 2
Letchworth +17 1 £20,000 -38.46%
Hertford +8 1 £37,500 +59.57% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £36,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (54.72%) Active Directory
3 55 (51.89%) Microsoft
4 52 (49.06%) Windows 7
5 51 (48.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (40.57%) MS Excel
7 42 (39.62%) Windows Vista
8 41 (38.68%) MS Office
9 39 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (26.42%) MS Exchange
12 22 (20.75%) Windows 8
13 19 (17.92%) Linux
14 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.09%) TCP/IP
15 16 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (14.15%) VPN
16 15 (14.15%) SQL
17 14 (13.21%) VMware
17 14 (13.21%) DNS
17 14 (13.21%) Citrix
17 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (12.26%) Time Management
18 13 (12.26%) ITIL
19 12 (11.32%) Oracle
20 11 (10.38%) LAN
20 11 (10.38%) IIS
20 11 (10.38%) DHCP
20 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database 10g
20 11 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.38%) IIS
4 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.55%) IBM Notes
5 8 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (6.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.94%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 43 (40.57%) MS Excel
2 41 (38.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS Project
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Maximo
1 7 (6.60%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.15%) VPN
3 14 (13.21%) DNS
4 11 (10.38%) LAN
4 11 (10.38%) DHCP
5 9 (8.49%) WAN
6 6 (5.66%) Firewall
7 5 (4.72%) SAN
7 5 (4.72%) DMZ
7 5 (4.72%) Wireless
7 5 (4.72%) VLAN
8 4 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.77%) VoIP
9 1 (0.94%) SMTP
9 1 (0.94%) SSL
9 1 (0.94%) FTP
9 1 (0.94%) Internet
9 1 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Toad
2 1 (0.94%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.94%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.94%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) PVCS
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (8.49%) Publishing
2 2 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.94%) Front Office
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Analyst
1 17 (16.04%) Technical Support
2 16 (15.09%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (14.15%) Support Analyst
4 14 (13.21%) Help Desk Support
4 14 (13.21%) IT Support
5 13 (12.26%) Support Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.72%) Desktop Support
11 3 (2.83%) Systems Support
11 3 (2.83%) Support Technician
11 3 (2.83%) Field Engineer
11 3 (2.83%) Trainee
11 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Technician
12 2 (1.89%) Citrix Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) HTML
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
1 3 (2.83%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.66%) PDA
4 5 (4.72%) Statistics
4 5 (4.72%) iPhone
5 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.83%) Replication
5 3 (2.83%) iPad
6 2 (1.89%) Handset
7 1 (0.94%) AS400
7 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (49.06%) Windows 7
3 51 (48.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (39.62%) Windows Vista
5 39 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (20.75%) Windows 8
8 19 (17.92%) Linux
9 6 (5.66%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.72%) Android
11 4 (3.77%) UNIX
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.94%) VMS
12 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.26%) ITIL
1 13 (12.26%) Time Management
2 11 (10.38%) Problem Management
2 11 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (9.43%) Project Management
4 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
5 8 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.60%) Capacity Management
6 7 (6.60%) Data Protection
6 7 (6.60%) Service Management
7 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.83%) Coaching
9 3 (2.83%) Line Management
9 3 (2.83%) Change Management
10 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.89%) Facility Management
10 2 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) SQL
2 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.83%) Java
4 3 (2.83%) VBScript
4 3 (2.83%) VB
5 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) MCP
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
3 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) MCDST
3 5 (4.72%) MCSA
4 4 (3.77%) MCSE
4 4 (3.77%) MCTS
4 4 (3.77%) MCITP
4 4 (3.77%) VCP4
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.89%) ISEB
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.94%) CCNP
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.66%) vSphere
5 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.94%) XenServer
6 1 (0.94%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.94%) WSUS
3 1 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 55 (51.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.21%) Citrix
2 14 (13.21%) VMware
3 12 (11.32%) Oracle
4 9 (8.49%) IBM
5 8 (7.55%) Lotus
6 4 (3.77%) Cisco
7 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.83%) HP
7 3 (2.83%) Symantec
8 1 (0.94%) Dell
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.94%) Serena
8 1 (0.94%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.94%) Becrypt
8 1 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) Avaya
8 1 (0.94%) BMC
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Pension + 23 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + shift allowance of £1.5k + Career
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago