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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 75 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.77% 1.54% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 6.74% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 19
Average salary £30,000 £24,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -10.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,248 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
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
351 282 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.60% 22.93% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 307 221 261
Average salary £31,250 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.76% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 April 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 24 April 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 - 7 £30,000 -
Chatham +2 2 £20,500 -37.34%
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (64.29%) MS Office
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (61.90%) Windows 8
4 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
4 25 (59.52%) Firewall
5 24 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 24 (57.14%) Cisco
6 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
6 22 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (50.00%) VMware
8 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (47.62%) Linux
8 20 (47.62%) Blackberry
8 20 (47.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
10 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (38.10%) Windows Vista
10 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (35.71%) Symantec
11 15 (35.71%) Wireless
11 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
11 15 (35.71%) SMTP
11 15 (35.71%) DHCP
11 15 (35.71%) VPN
11 15 (35.71%) MAPI
11 15 (35.71%) DNS
11 15 (35.71%) Apple
11 15 (35.71%) DMZ

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (47.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (16.67%) IIS
6 7 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (64.29%) MS Office
2 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 15 (35.71%) VPN
3 15 (35.71%) DNS
3 15 (35.71%) SMTP
3 15 (35.71%) DHCP
3 15 (35.71%) Wireless
3 15 (35.71%) VLAN
3 15 (35.71%) IMAP
3 15 (35.71%) DMZ
4 8 (19.05%) ADSL
5 7 (16.67%) SAN
5 7 (16.67%) NAS
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.14%) Internet
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) WAN
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security
8 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
1 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Systems Support
2 15 (35.71%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) ICT Support Technician
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) MAPI
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Blackberry
2 15 (35.71%) PDA
2 15 (35.71%) iPhone
2 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows 8
3 20 (47.62%) Linux
4 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
5 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (38.10%) Windows Vista
6 15 (35.71%) Android
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (33.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) CRM
2 5 (11.90%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (2.38%) Change Control
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CCSA
2 3 (7.14%) JNCIA
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.38%) CCSE
4 1 (2.38%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (16.67%) vSphere
4 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) Cisco
3 21 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (35.71%) Draytek
4 15 (35.71%) Apple
4 15 (35.71%) Symantec
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 7 (16.67%) Veeam
7 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Juniper
8 4 (9.52%) McAfee
8 4 (9.52%) Websense
8 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
8 4 (9.52%) SonicWALL
8 4 (9.52%) Aruba
8 4 (9.52%) F5
8 4 (9.52%) Lumension
9 3 (7.14%) Trend Micro
9 3 (7.14%) Clearswift
10 2 (4.76%) Zeacom
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