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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 82 95 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 25 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.28% 1.16% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.65% 5.12% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 12
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,900 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -6.48%
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
376 254 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.34% 22.58% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 327 234 166
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Stansted - 9 £22,500 -
Maidstone +14 4 £22,750 -1.08%
Dartford - 2 £23,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Microsoft
3 35 (64.81%) MS Office
3 35 (64.81%) Windows 7
4 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
5 30 (55.56%) Cisco
6 27 (50.00%) Firewall
7 21 (38.89%) Linux
8 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
9 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (31.48%) Windows 8
11 16 (29.63%) Blackberry
12 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
13 14 (25.93%) Juniper
13 14 (25.93%) Blue Coat
13 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (24.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (24.07%) Websense
14 13 (24.07%) McAfee
14 13 (24.07%) F5
15 12 (22.22%) Lumension
15 12 (22.22%) Aruba
15 12 (22.22%) Apple
15 12 (22.22%) ITIL
15 12 (22.22%) SonicWALL
16 11 (20.37%) Windows Vista
16 11 (20.37%) VMware
16 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
16 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (24.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.70%) WorkSite
5 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (64.81%) MS Office
2 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) WAN
5 8 (14.81%) SMTP
5 8 (14.81%) DHCP
5 8 (14.81%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) DMZ
5 8 (14.81%) ADSL
5 8 (14.81%) Wireless
5 8 (14.81%) VLAN
5 8 (14.81%) IMAP
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (12.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (12.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (12.96%) Network Security
7 6 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MSI
1 1 (1.85%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (20.37%) IT Support
3 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 9 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Support
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Security Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Network Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Technical Support
8 5 (9.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (7.41%) Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) MAPI
2 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Blackberry
2 10 (18.52%) PDA
3 8 (14.81%) iPhone
3 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Windows 7
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) Windows 8
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Vista
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (14.81%) Android
9 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) CRM
3 8 (14.81%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.70%) Migration
5 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.70%) Network Design
5 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (1.85%) People Management
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C#
1 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.37%) CCNA
2 11 (20.37%) MCSE
3 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 8 (14.81%) CCSE
3 8 (14.81%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) JNCIS
5 6 (11.11%) CCSA
5 6 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.26%) CCSP
7 4 (7.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (55.56%) Cisco
3 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 14 (25.93%) Juniper
4 14 (25.93%) Blue Coat
5 13 (24.07%) Websense
5 13 (24.07%) McAfee
5 13 (24.07%) F5
6 12 (22.22%) Lumension
6 12 (22.22%) Aruba
6 12 (22.22%) Apple
6 12 (22.22%) SonicWALL
7 11 (20.37%) VMware
8 8 (14.81%) Symantec
8 8 (14.81%) Draytek
9 5 (9.26%) Clearswift
9 5 (9.26%) Citrix
9 5 (9.26%) Trend Micro
10 4 (7.41%) Avaya
11 2 (3.70%) Zeacom
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