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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 88 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 64 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 2.73% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 8.85% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 50
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,800 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
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
756 768 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.57% 30.79% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 597 645 660
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,225
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,400
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 £27,000 -35.71% 4
Watford +4 13 £42,500 +70.00% 1
St Albans -13 5 £41,500 +84.44%
Stevenage -3 3 £25,000 +51.51%
Rickmansworth -10 3 £21,500 -14.00%
Welwyn Garden City -11 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Potters Bar - 3 £21,750 -
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 63 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 62 (62.63%) Active Directory
4 54 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (43.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (43.43%) MS Excel
6 40 (40.40%) MS Exchange
7 33 (33.33%) MS Office
8 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (27.27%) Windows Vista
10 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
10 20 (20.20%) MCP
11 19 (19.19%) Linux
12 18 (18.18%) SLA
12 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (17.17%) Project Management
13 17 (17.17%) VMware
13 17 (17.17%) VPN
14 16 (16.16%) SQL
14 16 (16.16%) Windows 8
15 15 (15.15%) MCTS
16 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (14.14%) Citrix
17 13 (13.13%) ITIL
17 13 (13.13%) Degree
17 13 (13.13%) Problem Management
18 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
18 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (40.40%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.12%) IIS
3 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (8.08%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.01%) GroupWise
Applications
1 43 (43.43%) MS Excel
2 33 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Maximo
2 7 (7.07%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.01%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Office 365
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) VPN
2 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
4 6 (6.06%) Wireless
4 6 (6.06%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) LAN
4 6 (6.06%) WAN
4 6 (6.06%) DHCP
5 5 (5.05%) VLAN
5 5 (5.05%) DMZ
6 4 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.02%) SAN
8 1 (1.01%) SSL
8 1 (1.01%) FTP
8 1 (1.01%) SMTP
8 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Toad
2 2 (2.02%) MSI
General
1 10 (10.10%) Publishing
2 3 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Front Office
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 14 (14.14%) Administrator
4 13 (13.13%) IT Support
5 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.07%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.07%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support
11 3 (3.03%) Systems Support
11 3 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Technician
11 3 (3.03%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) HTML
1 3 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Statistics
3 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.06%) PDA
5 5 (5.05%) iPhone
6 3 (3.03%) AS400
6 3 (3.03%) Replication
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) iPad
7 2 (2.02%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 54 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (43.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (27.27%) Windows Vista
7 19 (19.19%) Linux
8 16 (16.16%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.06%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.05%) Android
11 3 (3.03%) UNIX
12 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.17%) Project Management
2 13 (13.13%) ITIL
2 13 (13.13%) Problem Management
3 11 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 10 (10.10%) Time Management
5 9 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.09%) Line Management
6 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.08%) Capacity Management
6 8 (8.08%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.07%) Change Management
7 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.05%) Service Management
9 4 (4.04%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.04%) Migration
10 3 (3.03%) Coaching
11 2 (2.02%) Facility Management
11 2 (2.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 10 (10.10%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.07%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.03%) Java
4 3 (3.03%) VBScript
4 3 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) MCP
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.15%) MCTS
3 13 (13.13%) Degree
4 7 (7.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.05%) CCNA
7 4 (4.04%) MCSA
7 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.04%) MCDST
8 3 (3.03%) MCITP
8 3 (3.03%) MCSE
8 3 (3.03%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (62.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.05%) vSphere
5 4 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.03%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.01%) XenApp
7 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.02%) SCCM
4 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.17%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Citrix
4 12 (12.12%) Oracle
5 11 (11.11%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) Lotus
6 9 (9.09%) IBM
7 5 (5.05%) Symantec
8 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.04%) HP
9 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.03%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.01%) Apple
10 1 (1.01%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.01%) Becrypt
10 1 (1.01%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.01%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) Avaya
10 1 (1.01%) BMC
10 1 (1.01%) CommVault
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