The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 71 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 1.71% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 7.06% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 17
Average salary £28,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £27,000 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
286 269 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.88% 24.23% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 260 234 184
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Kent region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Kent

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows XP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Maidstone - 13 £21,500 -
Tonbridge +10 1 £20,000 -22.33%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) MS Office
3 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) Windows 7
4 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
5 19 (45.24%) Cisco
6 16 (38.10%) Firewall
7 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (33.33%) Juniper
8 14 (33.33%) Websense
8 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (33.33%) Blue Coat
8 14 (33.33%) F5
9 13 (30.95%) SonicWALL
9 13 (30.95%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (30.95%) McAfee
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
10 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 12 (28.57%) Aruba
10 12 (28.57%) Lumension
10 12 (28.57%) Windows 8
11 11 (26.19%) ITIL
11 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (23.81%) MCSE
12 10 (23.81%) LAN
13 9 (21.43%) CCNA
13 9 (21.43%) SLA
13 9 (21.43%) WAN
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (66.67%) MS Office
2 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (30.95%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (23.81%) LAN
5 9 (21.43%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) Internet
7 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (11.90%) OSPF
8 5 (11.90%) BGP
8 5 (11.90%) RIP
9 4 (9.52%) Network Security
10 2 (4.76%) DNS
10 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.76%) VoIP
11 1 (2.38%) VPN
11 1 (2.38%) DHCP
11 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.38%) PSTN
11 1 (2.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) IT Support
2 12 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Technical Support
5 8 (19.05%) Support Manager
5 8 (19.05%) IT Support Manager
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) NHS
1 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 12 (28.57%) Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) CRM
4 5 (11.90%) Network Design
5 1 (2.38%) Logistics
5 1 (2.38%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.38%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.38%) Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (23.81%) MCSE
4 9 (21.43%) CCNA
5 8 (19.05%) CCSA
5 8 (19.05%) JNCIA
6 7 (16.67%) Degree
6 7 (16.67%) CCSE
7 6 (14.29%) CCNP
7 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) JNCIS
8 3 (7.14%) MCITP
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.38%) CCSP
10 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 14 (33.33%) Juniper
4 14 (33.33%) Websense
4 14 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 14 (33.33%) F5
5 13 (30.95%) SonicWALL
5 13 (30.95%) McAfee
6 12 (28.57%) Lumension
6 12 (28.57%) Aruba
7 6 (14.29%) Trend Micro
7 6 (14.29%) Clearswift
8 5 (11.90%) VMware
9 3 (7.14%) Citrix
10 2 (4.76%) Sun
10 2 (4.76%) Apple
11 1 (2.38%) Sage
11 1 (2.38%) HP
11 1 (2.38%) Avaya
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago