The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 193 163 133
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 723 766 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.50% 1.73% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 6.27% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 638 670 1000
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13257 12211 14053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.42% 27.56% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11417 10377 12313
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows XP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the London region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in London

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in London

Windows XP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London -22 127 £27,500 -31.25% 18
Docklands, London +10 9 £65,000 -
Bexley - 7 £27,000 -
Hammersmith - 7 £35,000 -
Ilford 0 6 £22,000 +4.76%
Barnet +1 5 £34,500 +7.81%
Enfield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Uxbridge 0 4 £28,500 -
Surbiton -7 4 £27,000 -32.50%
Chiswick -8 4 £23,000 -35.21% 1
Bromley -15 4 £23,500 -2.08% 1
Beckenham - 4 £27,500 -
Sidcup - 4 £30,000 -
Wimbledon - 4 £26,500 -
Harrow -10 3 £26,000 +30.00% 1
Croydon -12 2 £25,125 +0.50% 2
Hounslow -15 2 £21,125 -26.52%
Kingston Upon Thames -15 2 £24,000 -25.00% 1
Romford +3 1 £21,000 -14.28%
Edgware +1 1 £21,000 -26.31%
Greenwich -1 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Hayes -8 1 - - 1
Brentford - 1 £24,500 -
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1439 (100.00%) Windows
2 999 (69.42%) Active Directory
3 817 (56.78%) MS Office
4 801 (55.66%) Microsoft
5 587 (40.79%) Windows 7
6 564 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 548 (38.08%) MS Excel
8 533 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 492 (34.19%) MS Exchange
10 391 (27.17%) Blackberry
11 388 (26.96%) Finance
12 354 (24.60%) ITIL
13 341 (23.70%) Citrix
14 328 (22.79%) VMware
15 274 (19.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 264 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
17 247 (17.16%) TCP/IP
18 232 (16.12%) DNS
19 222 (15.43%) Cisco
19 222 (15.43%) Windows 8
20 199 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2007
21 192 (13.34%) DHCP
22 186 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
23 178 (12.37%) SQL
24 170 (11.81%) Degree
25 158 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
26 157 (10.91%) SQL Server
27 153 (10.63%) VPN
28 152 (10.56%) HP
29 150 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 492 (34.19%) MS Exchange
2 264 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 199 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 150 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 121 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 71 (4.93%) SharePoint
7 61 (4.24%) IIS
8 53 (3.68%) Lync
9 48 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 45 (3.13%) WorkSite
11 21 (1.46%) IBM Notes
12 18 (1.25%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.97%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.56%) Apache
15 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
16 5 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.21%) MS Project Server
17 3 (0.21%) GroupWise
17 3 (0.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 817 (56.78%) MS Office
2 548 (38.08%) MS Excel
3 131 (9.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.83%) MS Project
4 12 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.14%) Maya
7 2 (0.14%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.90%) Maximo
2 5 (0.35%) BASE24
3 4 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) 3000 Xtra
4 3 (0.21%) Eikon
5 2 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
5 2 (0.14%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.069%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.069%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.069%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.069%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.069%) Line 50
6 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.47%) Office 365
2 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 247 (17.16%) TCP/IP
2 232 (16.12%) DNS
3 192 (13.34%) DHCP
4 153 (10.63%) VPN
5 130 (9.03%) Firewall
6 119 (8.27%) LAN
7 105 (7.30%) WAN
8 94 (6.53%) Internet
9 81 (5.63%) VoIP
10 64 (4.45%) SAN
11 61 (4.24%) Wireless
12 25 (1.74%) Intranet
13 24 (1.67%) NAS
14 21 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (1.39%) ADSL
16 19 (1.32%) IP Telephony
16 19 (1.32%) Network Security
17 16 (1.11%) SSL
18 15 (1.04%) SMTP
18 15 (1.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 32 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 19 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
10 16 (1.11%) Cognos Report Studio
10 16 (1.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 16 (1.11%) Cognos Transformer
10 16 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (1.11%) DecisionStream
11 15 (1.04%) Relational Database
12 12 (0.83%) Cognos Event Studio
12 12 (0.83%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 7 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (1.25%) Toad
2 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.21%) JIRA
3 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.21%) MSI
3 3 (0.21%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.21%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.069%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.069%) Serena SBM
5 1 (0.069%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.069%) Yeoman
General
1 388 (26.96%) Finance
2 136 (9.45%) Banking
3 124 (8.62%) Law
4 89 (6.18%) Legal
5 51 (3.54%) Financial Institution
6 49 (3.41%) Advertising
7 44 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.85%) Investment Banking
9 36 (2.50%) Back Office
10 25 (1.74%) Retail
11 17 (1.18%) Automotive
12 9 (0.63%) French Language
13 8 (0.56%) Front Office
13 8 (0.56%) Marketing
14 6 (0.42%) German Language
15 5 (0.35%) Electronics
15 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.28%) Games
17 3 (0.21%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 576 (40.03%) Analyst
2 404 (28.08%) Support Analyst
3 279 (19.39%) Support Engineer
4 243 (16.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 226 (15.71%) Desktop Support
6 153 (10.63%) IT Support
7 151 (10.49%) Service Analyst
8 150 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 124 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 100 (6.95%) Desktop Analyst
11 99 (6.88%) Help Desk Analyst
12 90 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 89 (6.18%) Help Desk Support
14 78 (5.42%) Desktop Engineer
15 76 (5.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 71 (4.93%) Technical Support
17 64 (4.45%) 1st Line Support
18 60 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 58 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
20 56 (3.89%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.22%) .NET
2 19 (1.32%) HTML
3 18 (1.25%) Web Services
4 14 (0.97%) XML
5 12 (0.83%) Application Packaging
5 12 (0.83%) Visualforce
6 9 (0.63%) WSH
7 7 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.42%) Middleware
9 5 (0.35%) J2EE
9 5 (0.35%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.28%) jQuery
10 4 (0.28%) COM
10 4 (0.28%) X-Windows
10 4 (0.28%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.21%) Ajax
11 3 (0.21%) CSS
11 3 (0.21%) WCF
12 2 (0.14%) REST
12 2 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 391 (27.17%) Blackberry
2 73 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 72 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 63 (4.38%) PDA
5 59 (4.10%) iPhone
6 42 (2.92%) iPad
7 40 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 28 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
9 24 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.67%) Smartphone
10 21 (1.46%) Handset
11 15 (1.04%) Thin Client
11 15 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 11 (0.76%) Credit Risk
12 11 (0.76%) EPoS
13 10 (0.69%) Replication
13 10 (0.69%) Derivative
13 10 (0.69%) Open Source
14 9 (0.63%) Clustering
15 8 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1439 (100.00%) Windows
2 587 (40.79%) Windows 7
3 564 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 533 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 222 (15.43%) Windows 8
6 158 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 140 (9.73%) Windows Vista
8 115 (7.99%) Linux
9 92 (6.39%) Mac OS X
10 66 (4.59%) Windows 2000
11 56 (3.89%) Mac OS
12 52 (3.61%) Apple iOS
13 43 (2.99%) Android
14 40 (2.78%) UNIX
15 15 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (0.83%) Windows NT
17 7 (0.49%) SUSE
18 5 (0.35%) Solaris
19 4 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (24.60%) ITIL
2 68 (4.73%) Service Management
3 64 (4.45%) Migration
4 60 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 42 (2.92%) Problem Management
6 40 (2.78%) Change Management
7 36 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 36 (2.50%) Investment Management
8 35 (2.43%) Time Management
9 34 (2.36%) Asset Management
10 33 (2.29%) CRM
11 27 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (1.74%) Service Desk Management
12 25 (1.74%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 24 (1.67%) Software Distribution
13 24 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (1.67%) Document Management
14 22 (1.53%) Performance Monitoring
15 21 (1.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (12.37%) SQL
2 49 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 48 (3.34%) Java
4 36 (2.50%) C#
5 26 (1.81%) VB
6 21 (1.46%) C++
6 21 (1.46%) Perl
6 21 (1.46%) C
7 20 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.39%) VBScript
8 16 (1.11%) JavaScript
9 14 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 14 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 12 (0.83%) VBA
10 12 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 5 (0.35%) Python
11 5 (0.35%) PL/1
11 5 (0.35%) JCL
11 5 (0.35%) COBOL
12 3 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 274 (19.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 170 (11.81%) Degree
3 130 (9.03%) MCSE
4 98 (6.81%) MCP
4 98 (6.81%) MCITP
5 78 (5.42%) MCSA
6 73 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (4.66%) CCNA
8 51 (3.54%) A+ Certification
9 45 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (2.92%) MCDST
11 22 (1.53%) Security Cleared
12 21 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 16 (1.11%) MCTS
13 16 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (0.97%) SC Cleared
15 11 (0.76%) HND
16 10 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
17 8 (0.56%) MBA
17 8 (0.56%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (9.03%) SLA
2 31 (2.15%) QA
3 17 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.35%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
6 2 (0.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 999 (69.42%) Active Directory
2 186 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (6.60%) XenApp
4 62 (4.31%) vSphere
5 60 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 41 (2.85%) VMware ESX
7 33 (2.29%) Terminal Services
8 27 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.67%) XenDesktop
10 22 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (1.11%) Terminal Server
12 15 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (0.63%) XenServer
13 9 (0.63%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
16 2 (0.14%) NFS
17 1 (0.069%) BlackBerry Internet Service
17 1 (0.069%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 101 (7.02%) SCCM
2 69 (4.79%) Backup Exec
3 32 (2.22%) WSUS
4 30 (2.08%) SCOM
5 26 (1.81%) NetBackup
6 17 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 14 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 11 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 7 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.35%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.28%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.28%) Nagios
12 4 (0.28%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.28%) ZENworks
13 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 801 (55.66%) Microsoft
2 341 (23.70%) Citrix
3 328 (22.79%) VMware
4 222 (15.43%) Cisco
5 152 (10.56%) HP
6 98 (6.81%) Apple
7 72 (5.00%) Oracle
8 64 (4.45%) Dell
8 64 (4.45%) Bloomberg
8 64 (4.45%) Symantec
9 49 (3.41%) Avaya
10 47 (3.27%) Mitel
11 44 (3.06%) IBM
12 39 (2.71%) Reuters
13 37 (2.57%) LANDesk
14 34 (2.36%) Remedy
15 27 (1.88%) ServiceNow
16 26 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
17 22 (1.53%) Veritas
18 21 (1.46%) Lotus
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £25,000 per annum £24-25K + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Study Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 2 days ago