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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 80 91 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 23 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.34% 1.55% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.27% 6.64% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 19
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,550 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £34,150 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
367 271 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.26% 23.38% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 226 207
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 £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 - 8 £22,500 -
Dartford - 2 £23,000 -
Maidstone +9 1 £24,000 +4.34%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 34 (73.91%) MS Office
4 28 (60.87%) Cisco
5 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
6 25 (54.35%) Firewall
6 25 (54.35%) Windows 7
7 21 (45.65%) MS Exchange
8 20 (43.48%) Linux
9 18 (39.13%) Windows 8
10 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
11 14 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (28.26%) Apple
13 12 (26.09%) SLA
13 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
13 12 (26.09%) Windows Vista
13 12 (26.09%) VMware
13 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (23.91%) PDA
14 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
14 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (21.74%) McAfee
15 10 (21.74%) Juniper
15 10 (21.74%) CCNA
15 10 (21.74%) Active Directory

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 21 (45.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) WorkSite
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (73.91%) MS Office
2 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (19.57%) DMZ
4 9 (19.57%) Wireless
4 9 (19.57%) VLAN
4 9 (19.57%) IMAP
4 9 (19.57%) VPN
4 9 (19.57%) DNS
4 9 (19.57%) SMTP
4 9 (19.57%) DHCP
5 8 (17.39%) ADSL
6 7 (15.22%) LAN
6 7 (15.22%) WAN
7 5 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (10.87%) Internet
8 4 (8.70%) Network Security
8 4 (8.70%) SAN
8 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
1 1 (2.17%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Support Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (26.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Support
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) MAPI
2 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
2 11 (23.91%) PDA
3 9 (19.57%) iPhone
3 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows 7
3 20 (43.48%) Linux
4 18 (39.13%) Windows 8
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Vista
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (19.57%) Android
9 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (8.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) CRM
2 7 (15.22%) Change Management
3 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Change Control
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C#
1 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) JNCIA
4 5 (10.87%) CCNP
4 5 (10.87%) CCSA
5 4 (8.70%) CCSE
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) CCSP
5 4 (8.70%) JNCIS
5 4 (8.70%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 28 (60.87%) Cisco
3 13 (28.26%) Apple
4 12 (26.09%) VMware
5 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
6 10 (21.74%) McAfee
6 10 (21.74%) Juniper
6 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
7 9 (19.57%) SonicWALL
7 9 (19.57%) Draytek
7 9 (19.57%) Aruba
7 9 (19.57%) F5
7 9 (19.57%) Lumension
7 9 (19.57%) Websense
7 9 (19.57%) Symantec
8 5 (10.87%) Trend Micro
8 5 (10.87%) Clearswift
8 5 (10.87%) Citrix
9 4 (8.70%) Avaya
10 2 (4.35%) Zeacom
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