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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 24 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.08% 1.08% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 5.00% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 9
Average salary £22,500 £23,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £27,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
372 260 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.24% 21.61% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 334 236 153
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 9 £24,000 -
Stansted - 7 £22,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
3 35 (74.47%) Windows 7
4 33 (70.21%) MS Office
5 29 (61.70%) MS Excel
6 28 (59.57%) Cisco
7 25 (53.19%) Firewall
8 21 (44.68%) Linux
8 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
10 17 (36.17%) Juniper
10 17 (36.17%) Blue Coat
10 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (34.04%) McAfee
11 16 (34.04%) Websense
11 16 (34.04%) F5
12 15 (31.91%) SonicWALL
12 15 (31.91%) Aruba
12 15 (31.91%) Lumension
13 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
13 14 (29.79%) SLA
13 14 (29.79%) CCNA
14 12 (25.53%) CRM
15 11 (23.40%) MCSE
15 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
15 11 (23.40%) Change Management
15 11 (23.40%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (23.40%) Windows 8
16 10 (21.28%) ITIL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) WorkSite
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (70.21%) MS Office
2 29 (61.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Firewall
2 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (19.15%) Internet
4 9 (19.15%) LAN
4 9 (19.15%) WAN
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
5 7 (14.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (14.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (10.64%) SMTP
6 5 (10.64%) DHCP
6 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.64%) VPN
6 5 (10.64%) DNS
6 5 (10.64%) ADSL
6 5 (10.64%) DMZ
6 5 (10.64%) Wireless
6 5 (10.64%) VLAN
6 5 (10.64%) IMAP
7 3 (6.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
1 1 (2.13%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Support Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Support Manager
4 9 (19.15%) IT Support Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Support
4 9 (19.15%) IT Support
5 8 (17.02%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (17.02%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Security Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Systems Support
8 5 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (8.51%) Consultant
10 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) MAPI
2 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.89%) PDA
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) Windows 7
3 21 (44.68%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Windows 8
5 8 (17.02%) Windows Vista
6 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (10.64%) Android
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) CRM
2 11 (23.40%) Change Management
3 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.26%) Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
5 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.13%) People Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Logistics
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.79%) CCNA
3 11 (23.40%) MCSE
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (19.15%) CCSA
4 9 (19.15%) JNCIA
4 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) Degree
5 8 (17.02%) CCSE
5 8 (17.02%) CCNP
6 7 (14.89%) JNCIS
7 5 (10.64%) CCSP
8 4 (8.51%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (59.57%) Cisco
3 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
4 17 (36.17%) Juniper
4 17 (36.17%) Blue Coat
5 16 (34.04%) McAfee
5 16 (34.04%) Websense
5 16 (34.04%) F5
6 15 (31.91%) Lumension
6 15 (31.91%) Aruba
6 15 (31.91%) SonicWALL
7 9 (19.15%) Apple
8 8 (17.02%) Trend Micro
8 8 (17.02%) Clearswift
9 6 (12.77%) VMware
10 5 (10.64%) Symantec
10 5 (10.64%) Draytek
11 4 (8.51%) Avaya
12 2 (4.26%) Zeacom
13 1 (2.13%) Citrix
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