The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 308 216 175
Rank change year-on-year
-92 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 394 700 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.43% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.29% 5.21% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 348 626 652
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11965 13423 12224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.84% 27.40% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10321 11564 10455
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
City of London -20 55 £33,500 +21.81% 2
Bromley +30 15 £22,500 -
Ealing - 14 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +10 12 £48,500 -25.38%
Croydon +7 8 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Brentford +9 5 £37,500 +53.06%
Canary Wharf - 4 £65,000 -
Hammersmith -3 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Southwark - 3 £35,000 -
Wembley - 3 £18,500 - 1
Southall - 3 £25,000 -
Twickenham - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +6 2 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Chiswick +2 2 £27,500 +19.56%
Uxbridge -6 2 £24,250 -14.91% 1
Feltham - 2 £30,000 -
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £37,500 -
Hounslow +14 1 £25,000 +17.64%
Romford +3 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Wimbledon -9 1 £44,000 +50.42%
Mayfair - 1 £47,500 -
Chessington - 1 £23,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £30,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1040 (100.00%) Windows
2 737 (70.87%) Active Directory
3 653 (62.79%) Microsoft
4 493 (47.40%) MS Office
5 418 (40.19%) MS Exchange
6 382 (36.73%) Windows 7
7 374 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 369 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 341 (32.79%) Windows 8
10 319 (30.67%) MS Excel
11 291 (27.98%) VMware
12 270 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 265 (25.48%) Blackberry
14 245 (23.56%) Citrix
15 223 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 221 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 217 (20.87%) TCP/IP
18 203 (19.52%) Firewall
19 197 (18.94%) Finance
20 188 (18.08%) ITIL
21 185 (17.79%) SQL
21 185 (17.79%) Windows Vista
22 183 (17.60%) Cisco
23 180 (17.31%) DNS
24 164 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2010
25 149 (14.33%) DHCP
26 147 (14.13%) LAN
27 145 (13.94%) WAN
28 132 (12.69%) VPN
29 125 (12.02%) HP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 418 (40.19%) MS Exchange
2 164 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (12.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 115 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 106 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 94 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 63 (6.06%) IIS
8 52 (5.00%) Lync
9 40 (3.85%) SharePoint
10 24 (2.31%) WorkSite
11 19 (1.83%) IBM Notes
12 16 (1.54%) Apache
13 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
14 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.19%) nginx
15 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.096%) MS Project Server
16 1 (0.096%) Oracle Coherence
16 1 (0.096%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 493 (47.40%) MS Office
2 319 (30.67%) MS Excel
3 87 (8.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.096%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.58%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.48%) BASE24
3 3 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (0.29%) assyst
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.096%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.096%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.92%) Office 365
2 20 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.83%) Google Apps
4 15 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.58%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.48%) Yammer
7 2 (0.19%) Datadog
7 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.19%) SaaS
7 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.096%) IaaS
8 1 (0.096%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.096%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 217 (20.87%) TCP/IP
2 203 (19.52%) Firewall
3 180 (17.31%) DNS
4 149 (14.33%) DHCP
5 147 (14.13%) LAN
6 145 (13.94%) WAN
7 132 (12.69%) VPN
8 88 (8.46%) SAN
9 85 (8.17%) VoIP
10 58 (5.58%) Wireless
11 56 (5.38%) Internet
12 34 (3.27%) NAS
13 26 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (1.83%) ADSL
16 16 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (1.44%) Ethernet
17 15 (1.44%) IP Telephony
18 14 (1.35%) SSL
19 12 (1.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.98%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.79%) Oracle Database
4 28 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (1.92%) Cognos Report Studio
6 20 (1.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 20 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (1.73%) Oracle ODI
8 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.96%) Cognos Transformer
11 8 (0.77%) MS Access
11 8 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.77%) MySQL
11 8 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.58%) DB2
13 6 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (2.31%) Toad
2 19 (1.83%) SpecFlow
3 15 (1.44%) MSI
4 12 (1.15%) InstallShield
5 11 (1.06%) Selenium
5 11 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.77%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.29%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (0.29%) Facilita Forecast
7 3 (0.29%) Subversion
7 3 (0.29%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.19%) JIRA
8 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.19%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.096%) MSTest
9 1 (0.096%) Ant
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.096%) MorphX
9 1 (0.096%) Serena SBM
General
1 197 (18.94%) Finance
2 104 (10.00%) Law
3 92 (8.85%) Legal
4 80 (7.69%) Banking
5 29 (2.79%) Advertising
6 27 (2.60%) Retail
7 21 (2.02%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.44%) Marketing
10 11 (1.06%) Front Office
11 9 (0.87%) Back Office
12 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.58%) Publishing
14 4 (0.38%) Billing
14 4 (0.38%) Electronics
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
15 3 (0.29%) Swedish Language
15 3 (0.29%) Turkish Language
16 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (33.56%) Analyst
2 241 (23.17%) Support Analyst
3 209 (20.10%) Support Engineer
4 171 (16.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 117 (11.25%) Desktop Support
6 95 (9.13%) IT Support
7 90 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
8 84 (8.08%) 1st Line Support
9 83 (7.98%) Service Analyst
10 61 (5.87%) Desktop Analyst
11 59 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 51 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
13 44 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
14 41 (3.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 41 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 39 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
15 39 (3.75%) Desktop Engineer
16 38 (3.65%) IT Support Engineer
17 35 (3.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 31 (2.98%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.40%) HTML
2 16 (1.54%) Application Packaging
3 13 (1.25%) XML
4 9 (0.87%) Software Packaging
5 8 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (0.77%) SAML
6 7 (0.67%) X-Windows
7 6 (0.58%) CSS
7 6 (0.58%) J2EE
8 5 (0.48%) COM
8 5 (0.48%) Web Services
8 5 (0.48%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.29%) LAMP
9 3 (0.29%) WSH
9 3 (0.29%) .NET
10 2 (0.19%) Play Framework
11 1 (0.096%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 265 (25.48%) Blackberry
2 80 (7.69%) iPhone
3 77 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.58%) PDA
5 35 (3.37%) iPad
6 32 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.69%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.21%) Hedge funds
9 20 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
10 18 (1.73%) Replication
11 13 (1.25%) Thin Client
11 13 (1.25%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.06%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.87%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.77%) CCTV
14 8 (0.77%) Social Network
14 8 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
16 6 (0.58%) Visualisation
16 6 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1040 (100.00%) Windows
2 382 (36.73%) Windows 7
3 374 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 369 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 341 (32.79%) Windows 8
6 270 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 185 (17.79%) Windows Vista
8 122 (11.73%) Mac OS X
9 91 (8.75%) Android
10 65 (6.25%) Linux
11 44 (4.23%) Mac OS
12 41 (3.94%) UNIX
13 34 (3.27%) Apple iOS
14 16 (1.54%) Solaris
14 16 (1.54%) Windows 2000
15 13 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (1.15%) Mac OS X Server
17 11 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.67%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (18.08%) ITIL
2 68 (6.54%) Migration
3 61 (5.87%) Service Delivery
4 57 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 49 (4.71%) Time Management
6 42 (4.04%) Service Management
7 41 (3.94%) CRM
8 37 (3.56%) Mentoring
9 36 (3.46%) Project Management
10 34 (3.27%) Data Management
11 31 (2.98%) Business Continuity
12 30 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
13 28 (2.69%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (2.60%) ETL
15 25 (2.40%) Data Modelling
16 23 (2.21%) E-Commerce
17 22 (2.12%) Incident Management
17 22 (2.12%) Change Control
18 21 (2.02%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 185 (17.79%) SQL
2 39 (3.75%) PowerShell
3 33 (3.17%) C#
4 23 (2.21%) Perl
5 22 (2.12%) C
6 21 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.44%) Python
7 15 (1.44%) Java
8 13 (1.25%) PHP
9 11 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 9 (0.87%) C++
10 9 (0.87%) Ruby
10 9 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.58%) VBScript
12 5 (0.48%) COBOL
12 5 (0.48%) JCL
12 5 (0.48%) PL/1
13 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.19%) Scala
15 1 (0.096%) X++
Qualifications
1 221 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (11.83%) MCSE
3 122 (11.73%) Degree
4 80 (7.69%) MCITP
5 74 (7.12%) CCNA
5 74 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (6.63%) MCP
7 55 (5.29%) MCSA
8 42 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (2.69%) CCA
9 28 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
10 24 (2.31%) JNCIA
11 19 (1.83%) MOS
11 19 (1.83%) ISEB
12 18 (1.73%) CCNP
13 17 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.63%) MCTS
14 16 (1.54%) MCDST
15 15 (1.44%) PhD
16 13 (1.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (9.90%) SLA
2 27 (2.60%) QA
3 5 (0.48%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 737 (70.87%) Active Directory
2 223 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (10.48%) Hyper-V
4 76 (7.31%) XenApp
5 57 (5.48%) Terminal Services
6 33 (3.17%) vSphere
6 33 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 30 (2.88%) XenServer
8 26 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (1.15%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.77%) ISA Server
12 7 (0.67%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.48%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.19%) iptables
15 2 (0.19%) NFS
16 1 (0.096%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 99 (9.52%) SCCM
2 53 (5.10%) Backup Exec
3 36 (3.46%) SCOM
4 21 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (1.54%) WSUS
6 11 (1.06%) Casper Suite
7 8 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (0.29%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.29%) WMI
9 3 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.29%) Nagios
9 3 (0.29%) Unicenter
9 3 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.19%) Puppet
10 2 (0.19%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.19%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 653 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 291 (27.98%) VMware
3 245 (23.56%) Citrix
4 183 (17.60%) Cisco
5 125 (12.02%) HP
6 101 (9.71%) Apple
7 68 (6.54%) Oracle
7 68 (6.54%) Symantec
8 60 (5.77%) Juniper
9 59 (5.67%) Bloomberg
10 55 (5.29%) Dell
11 39 (3.75%) Reuters
12 28 (2.69%) Avaya
13 27 (2.60%) McAfee
14 26 (2.50%) Cognos
15 25 (2.40%) EMC
16 23 (2.21%) Mitel
16 23 (2.21%) Remedy
17 22 (2.12%) CheckPoint
17 22 (2.12%) Altiris
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tuckers Solicitors
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Smartedge
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
J & C Associates
Salary: £22,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum Package with Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 33k-35k base + attr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago