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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 405 203 196
Rank change year-on-year
-202 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 258 655 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 1.57% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 5.57% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 236 571 687
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
10722 11749 12336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.18% 28.20% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9179 10071 10339
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 -58 15 £29,750 -11.19% 6
Romford - 14 £28,750 -
Canary Wharf -6 8 £23,000 -68.27%
Docklands, London +7 5 £22,000 -68.34%
Bromley -7 4 £22,500 -
Uxbridge +3 3 £20,000 -4.19% 1
Croydon -7 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Wimbledon -7 2 £20,000 -45.94%
Greenwich +10 1 £31,500 +10.52%
Enfield +1 1 - -
Hounslow -6 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £25,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £26,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 570 (100.00%) Windows
2 397 (69.65%) Active Directory
3 343 (60.18%) Microsoft
4 282 (49.47%) MS Office
5 248 (43.51%) Windows Server
6 223 (39.12%) MS Exchange
7 209 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 195 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 190 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 189 (33.16%) MS Excel
11 184 (32.28%) Windows 8
12 151 (26.49%) VMware
13 141 (24.74%) Blackberry
14 135 (23.68%) Citrix
15 126 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 116 (20.35%) DNS
17 111 (19.47%) TCP/IP
18 103 (18.07%) Firewall
19 98 (17.19%) ITIL
20 97 (17.02%) DHCP
20 97 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
21 85 (14.91%) Finance
22 83 (14.56%) Cisco
23 78 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
24 77 (13.51%) SQL
25 74 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
26 73 (12.81%) Office 365
27 72 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
28 70 (12.28%) VPN
29 67 (11.75%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 223 (39.12%) MS Exchange
2 78 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 74 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 41 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 27 (4.74%) Skype for Business
8 19 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.46%) IIS
10 5 (0.88%) Apache
11 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.70%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.53%) Confluence
12 3 (0.53%) nginx
12 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 282 (49.47%) MS Office
2 189 (33.16%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) assyst
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.35%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 73 (12.81%) Office 365
2 26 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.88%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.53%) Datadog
6 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 116 (20.35%) DNS
2 111 (19.47%) TCP/IP
3 103 (18.07%) Firewall
4 97 (17.02%) DHCP
5 70 (12.28%) VPN
6 54 (9.47%) LAN
7 45 (7.89%) Internet
8 44 (7.72%) WAN
9 40 (7.02%) VoIP
10 38 (6.67%) SAN
11 29 (5.09%) Remote Desktop
12 28 (4.91%) Wireless
13 18 (3.16%) Ethernet
14 17 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (1.93%) NAS
16 10 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (1.75%) Wireshark
17 9 (1.58%) FTP
17 9 (1.58%) Network Security
18 8 (1.40%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.05%) MySQL
4 6 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.53%) MS Access
6 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.53%) JIRA
2 3 (0.53%) Subversion
3 2 (0.35%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.35%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.35%) Toad
4 1 (0.18%) AppScan
4 1 (0.18%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
4 1 (0.18%) Paros
4 1 (0.18%) Selenium
4 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.18%) WebScarab
General
1 85 (14.91%) Finance
2 55 (9.65%) Law
3 52 (9.12%) Banking
4 25 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.68%) Back Office
6 19 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 19 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.63%) Legal
8 13 (2.28%) Retail
9 12 (2.11%) Advertising
10 6 (1.05%) Front Office
10 6 (1.05%) Marketing
11 4 (0.70%) Games
12 3 (0.53%) Electronics
12 3 (0.53%) German Language
13 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 185 (32.46%) Analyst
2 142 (24.91%) Support Analyst
3 134 (23.51%) Support Engineer
4 106 (18.60%) IT Support
5 91 (15.96%) Desktop Support
6 88 (15.44%) IT Engineer
7 79 (13.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 76 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 69 (12.11%) Help Desk Support
9 69 (12.11%) Windows Support Analyst
10 64 (11.23%) 1st Line Support
11 62 (10.88%) IT Support Engineer
12 53 (9.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 49 (8.60%) Help Desk Analyst
14 48 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 47 (8.25%) Desktop Engineer
16 46 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 44 (7.72%) Help Desk Support Analyst
18 36 (6.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
18 36 (6.32%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.23%) HTML
2 6 (1.05%) .NET
2 6 (1.05%) XML
3 3 (0.53%) CSS
3 3 (0.53%) HTML5
3 3 (0.53%) Java EE
3 3 (0.53%) JSON
3 3 (0.53%) REST
3 3 (0.53%) Web Services
3 3 (0.53%) WSDL
4 2 (0.35%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.35%) COM
4 2 (0.35%) POSIX
4 2 (0.35%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.18%) CGI
5 1 (0.18%) jQuery
5 1 (0.18%) LAMP
5 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 141 (24.74%) Blackberry
2 50 (8.77%) PDA
3 33 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.04%) Driving Licence
5 22 (3.86%) iPhone
6 19 (3.33%) Hedge funds
7 16 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.63%) iPad
9 13 (2.28%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (2.11%) Replication
11 8 (1.40%) Handset
12 7 (1.23%) EPoS
12 7 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
12 7 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.23%) Wiki
13 6 (1.05%) AS400
14 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.88%) CMDB
14 5 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 570 (100.00%) Windows
2 248 (43.51%) Windows Server
3 209 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 195 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 190 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 184 (32.28%) Windows 8
7 126 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (9.12%) Windows Vista
9 47 (8.25%) Linux
10 40 (7.02%) Mac OS X
11 26 (4.56%) Mac OS
12 24 (4.21%) Android
13 21 (3.68%) Apple iOS
14 17 (2.98%) Windows 2000
15 15 (2.63%) Windows 10
16 8 (1.40%) Unix
17 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.53%) AIX
18 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.19%) ITIL
2 30 (5.26%) Time Management
3 23 (4.04%) E-Commerce
4 21 (3.68%) Incident Management
4 21 (3.68%) Service Management
5 20 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 14 (2.46%) Problem Management
7 14 (2.46%) Service Delivery
8 13 (2.28%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (2.28%) CRM
8 13 (2.28%) Ticket Management
9 12 (2.11%) Application Packaging
10 11 (1.93%) Asset Management
10 11 (1.93%) Information Security
10 11 (1.93%) Mentoring
11 10 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (1.75%) ETRM
11 10 (1.75%) Project Management
12 9 (1.58%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 77 (13.51%) SQL
2 20 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.75%) Java
3 10 (1.75%) Perl
4 8 (1.40%) Python
5 7 (1.23%) C#
5 7 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.05%) C
7 5 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.88%) VBScript
8 3 (0.53%) C++
8 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.35%) AWK
9 2 (0.35%) Korn
9 2 (0.35%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) PHP
10 1 (0.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (5.79%) Degree
2 33 (5.79%) MCSA
2 33 (5.79%) MCSE
3 26 (4.56%) MCP
4 21 (3.68%) CCNA
4 21 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (3.33%) DBS Check
6 15 (2.63%) MCITP
7 14 (2.46%) A+ Certification
8 13 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (1.93%) CCA
10 7 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.05%) MCDST
11 6 (1.05%) PhD
12 4 (0.70%) CCNP
12 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.18%) SLA
2 3 (0.53%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.35%) DICOM
3 2 (0.35%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 397 (69.65%) Active Directory
2 97 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (11.75%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.67%) XenApp
5 34 (5.96%) Terminal Services
6 21 (3.68%) vSphere
7 19 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.58%) XenServer
9 8 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.23%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.70%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.53%) iptables
13 3 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.35%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.35%) Firmware
14 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.35%) pfSense
14 2 (0.35%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (4.74%) SCCM
2 11 (1.93%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (0.88%) WSUS
5 4 (0.70%) Nagios
5 4 (0.70%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.53%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.53%) Puppet
6 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.35%) EnCase
7 2 (0.35%) Simpana
7 2 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.35%) vMotion
7 2 (0.35%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 343 (60.18%) Microsoft
2 151 (26.49%) VMware
3 135 (23.68%) Citrix
4 83 (14.56%) Cisco
5 60 (10.53%) Bloomberg
6 59 (10.35%) HP
7 51 (8.95%) iManage
8 36 (6.32%) Reuters
9 29 (5.09%) Apple
9 29 (5.09%) Dell
10 23 (4.04%) Avaya
10 23 (4.04%) Remedy
11 15 (2.63%) Mitel
12 14 (2.46%) Symantec
13 12 (2.11%) NetApp
13 12 (2.11%) Oracle
14 11 (1.93%) Sophos
15 10 (1.75%) Altiris
16 9 (1.58%) Google
16 9 (1.58%) Intel Security
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 35K + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £28,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Natpoint Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Dataquest UK Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
QCIC Group
Salary: From £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + brilliant bonses and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum £24,000 - £27,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car,Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
JTP
Salary: Plus Benefits & Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago