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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 108 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 43 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.92% 2.38% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 8.21% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 52
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
745 731 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.18% 28.96% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 555 606 586
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 26 £27,000 -35.71% 1
Watford +4 5 £27,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -14 3 £40,000 +21.21%
St Albans -22 3 £41,500 +84.44%
Rickmansworth -11 1 £21,500 -18.09%
Windows XP
East of England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (71.28%) Active Directory
3 63 (67.02%) Microsoft
4 61 (64.89%) Windows 7
5 52 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
8 43 (45.74%) MS Excel
9 37 (39.36%) MS Office
10 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (24.47%) SLA
12 22 (23.40%) Windows Vista
13 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (22.34%) MCP
13 21 (22.34%) Project Management
14 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.28%) VPN
15 19 (20.21%) Linux
15 19 (20.21%) Citrix
15 19 (20.21%) MCTS
16 17 (18.09%) VMware
16 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (17.02%) Degree
18 15 (15.96%) Lotus
18 15 (15.96%) IBM Notes
18 15 (15.96%) SQL
19 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (13.83%) Problem Management
20 13 (13.83%) ITIL
21 12 (12.77%) IIS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (15.96%) IBM Notes
4 12 (12.77%) IIS
4 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (8.51%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.06%) GroupWise
Applications
1 43 (45.74%) MS Excel
2 37 (39.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Maximo
2 7 (7.45%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Office 365
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) VPN
2 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.45%) Firewall
4 6 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.38%) Wireless
4 6 (6.38%) DHCP
4 6 (6.38%) LAN
4 6 (6.38%) WAN
4 6 (6.38%) DNS
5 5 (5.32%) VLAN
5 5 (5.32%) DMZ
6 1 (1.06%) SAN
6 1 (1.06%) SSL
6 1 (1.06%) Internet
6 1 (1.06%) FTP
6 1 (1.06%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Toad
2 2 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 10 (10.64%) Publishing
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 15 (15.96%) IT Support
4 14 (14.89%) Administrator
5 12 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.57%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Service Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Supervisor
10 3 (3.19%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Windows Administrator
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Services Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (3.19%) Trainee
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) HTML
1 3 (3.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Statistics
3 7 (7.45%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.38%) PDA
4 6 (6.38%) iPhone
5 5 (5.32%) AS400
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
6 3 (3.19%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) iPad
7 1 (1.06%) Handset
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (64.89%) Windows 7
3 52 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (23.40%) Windows Vista
7 19 (20.21%) Linux
8 12 (12.77%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.38%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.32%) Android
11 3 (3.19%) UNIX
12 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Project Management
2 13 (13.83%) Problem Management
2 13 (13.83%) ITIL
3 11 (11.70%) Time Management
3 11 (11.70%) Configuration Management
4 10 (10.64%) Line Management
5 8 (8.51%) Change Management
5 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.51%) Asset Management
5 8 (8.51%) Data Protection
5 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (8.51%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.32%) Service Management
7 4 (4.26%) Migration
7 4 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (3.19%) Coaching
9 2 (2.13%) Validation
9 2 (2.13%) Facility Management
10 1 (1.06%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) VBScript
4 3 (3.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (22.34%) MCP
2 19 (20.21%) MCTS
3 16 (17.02%) Degree
4 8 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.38%) CCNA
7 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) CCNP
9 1 (1.06%) MCSA
9 1 (1.06%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.47%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (71.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.32%) MetaFrame
5 4 (4.26%) vSphere
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.26%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.19%) SCCM
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.06%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 63 (67.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.21%) Citrix
3 17 (18.09%) VMware
4 15 (15.96%) Lotus
5 12 (12.77%) Oracle
5 12 (12.77%) Cisco
6 8 (8.51%) IBM
7 6 (6.38%) Symantec
8 5 (5.32%) JD Edwards
9 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.26%) HP
10 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.13%) Avaya
12 1 (1.06%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.06%) Becrypt
12 1 (1.06%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (1.06%) BMC
12 1 (1.06%) CommVault
12 1 (1.06%) Novell
12 1 (1.06%) Remedy
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago