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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 76 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 1.57% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.90% 6.48% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 16
Average salary £26,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £18,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,776 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
367 293 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.63% 24.15% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 315 230 250
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 6 £30,000 -
Chatham +2 2 £20,500 -37.34%
Dartford - 2 £23,000 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
3 30 (71.43%) MS Office
4 27 (64.29%) Cisco
5 26 (61.90%) MS Excel
6 24 (57.14%) Firewall
7 22 (52.38%) Windows 7
7 22 (52.38%) Linux
8 20 (47.62%) Windows 8
9 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
10 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (35.71%) VMware
11 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
11 15 (35.71%) Blackberry
11 15 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (30.95%) Windows Vista
13 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (30.95%) Apple
13 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (28.57%) Symantec
14 12 (28.57%) DMZ
14 12 (28.57%) VPN
14 12 (28.57%) MAPI
14 12 (28.57%) DNS
14 12 (28.57%) SLA
14 12 (28.57%) SMTP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.52%) IIS
6 4 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (71.43%) MS Office
2 26 (61.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 12 (28.57%) VPN
3 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 12 (28.57%) SMTP
3 12 (28.57%) DHCP
3 12 (28.57%) Wireless
3 12 (28.57%) VLAN
3 12 (28.57%) IMAP
3 12 (28.57%) DMZ
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (19.05%) ADSL
6 6 (14.29%) LAN
6 6 (14.29%) WAN
7 5 (11.90%) SAN
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (11.90%) Internet
8 4 (9.52%) NAS
9 3 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
1 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Support Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 12 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) MAPI
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 12 (28.57%) PDA
2 12 (28.57%) iPhone
2 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 20 (47.62%) Windows 8
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Vista
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (28.57%) Android
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.67%) Mac OS
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) CRM
2 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Migration
4 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) JNCIA
4 5 (11.90%) CCSA
5 4 (9.52%) CCNP
6 3 (7.14%) CCSP
6 3 (7.14%) CCSE
6 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) Cisco
3 15 (35.71%) VMware
4 13 (30.95%) Apple
5 12 (28.57%) Symantec
5 12 (28.57%) Draytek
6 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
7 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 9 (21.43%) McAfee
7 9 (21.43%) Juniper
8 8 (19.05%) Websense
8 8 (19.05%) SonicWALL
8 8 (19.05%) Aruba
8 8 (19.05%) F5
8 8 (19.05%) Lumension
9 5 (11.90%) Clearswift
9 5 (11.90%) Citrix
9 5 (11.90%) Trend Micro
10 4 (9.52%) Veeam
11 2 (4.76%) Zeacom
Kent
Explore Group
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