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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 73 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.82% 1.10% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.80% 3.26% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 26
Median salary £22,500 £26,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -6.19%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
218 368 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.29% 33.73% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 191 331 260
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £22,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (52.38%) VMware
7 10 (47.62%) Citrix
8 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 9 (42.86%) Firewall
9 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
9 8 (38.10%) Internet
9 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
9 8 (38.10%) Mac OS
10 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (33.33%) MS Office
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (23.81%) Avaya
11 5 (23.81%) CCNA
11 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
11 5 (23.81%) Apple
11 5 (23.81%) MCSE
11 5 (23.81%) Web Design
11 5 (23.81%) MCITP
11 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (19.05%) Windows 7

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
1 1 (4.76%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) 1st Line Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Analyst
5 6 (28.57%) Service Analyst
5 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
6 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Services Analyst
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) Mac OS
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
10 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Web Design
3 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCITP
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AppDNA
1 1 (4.76%) DameWare
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Apple
4 5 (23.81%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) AppSense
5 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco