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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 172 180 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -57
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 791 773 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.75% 1.68% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.31% 6.03% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 696 688 960
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,840 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.85%
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
12538 12818 12949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.71% 27.83% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10741 11004 11256
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +3 149 £30,000 -20.00% 17
Docklands, London +10 27 £67,500 +17.39%
Bromley +17 19 £22,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 17 £36,000 -
Croydon +2 12 £25,000 +6.38%
Canary Wharf +38 9 £110,000 +29.41%
Wembley - 4 £22,000 -
Enfield - 4 £27,500 - 1
Sidcup +1 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Hammersmith -9 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Ealing +8 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Chiswick -1 2 - - 1
New Malden -7 2 £50,000 +61.29%
Bexley - 2 £27,000 -
Hayes - 2 £40,000 -
Barnet 0 1 £22,500 -31.81% 2
Southwark -12 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Harrow - 1 £22,500 - 1
Southall - 1 £27,500 -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1533 (100.00%) Windows
2 1071 (69.86%) Active Directory
3 842 (54.92%) MS Office
4 773 (50.42%) Microsoft
5 584 (38.10%) Windows 7
6 549 (35.81%) MS Exchange
7 536 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 522 (34.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 516 (33.66%) MS Excel
10 462 (30.14%) Finance
11 372 (24.27%) Blackberry
12 370 (24.14%) Citrix
13 369 (24.07%) ITIL
14 358 (23.35%) VMware
15 322 (21.00%) TCP/IP
16 285 (18.59%) Windows 8
17 276 (18.00%) Cisco
18 273 (17.81%) DNS
19 260 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
20 242 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
21 222 (14.48%) DHCP
22 221 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2007
23 217 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
24 212 (13.83%) SQL
25 203 (13.24%) VPN
26 199 (12.98%) Firewall
27 191 (12.46%) Degree
28 179 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
29 171 (11.15%) LAN
30 168 (10.96%) Banking

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 549 (35.81%) MS Exchange
2 260 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 221 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 160 (10.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 139 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 82 (5.35%) SharePoint
7 71 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (3.39%) Lync
9 51 (3.33%) IBM Notes
10 41 (2.67%) IIS
10 41 (2.67%) WorkSite
11 10 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
12 5 (0.33%) Apache
13 4 (0.26%) SAS
14 3 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.13%) CMS
15 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 842 (54.92%) MS Office
2 516 (33.66%) MS Excel
3 137 (8.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.52%) MS Project
6 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.20%) Maya
7 3 (0.20%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (0.59%) BASE24
3 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.39%) 3000 Xtra
3 6 (0.39%) Eikon
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.065%) assyst
7 1 (0.065%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.065%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.065%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.67%) Office 365
2 7 (0.46%) Google Apps
3 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 322 (21.00%) TCP/IP
2 273 (17.81%) DNS
3 222 (14.48%) DHCP
4 203 (13.24%) VPN
5 199 (12.98%) Firewall
6 171 (11.15%) LAN
7 134 (8.74%) WAN
8 112 (7.31%) SAN
9 103 (6.72%) Internet
10 87 (5.68%) VoIP
11 70 (4.57%) Wireless
12 35 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (2.28%) NAS
13 33 (2.15%) ADSL
14 31 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (0.91%) Broadband
17 11 (0.72%) Intranet
18 10 (0.65%) 3G
18 10 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 52 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 50 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 42 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
6 37 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 21 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (1.24%) Cognos Event Studio
9 19 (1.24%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 18 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (1.11%) MS Access
11 17 (1.11%) Cognos Report Studio
11 17 (1.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 10 (0.65%) DecisionStream
13 9 (0.59%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.59%) DB2
14 8 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (1.83%) Toad
2 18 (1.17%) MSI
3 12 (0.78%) InstallShield
4 7 (0.46%) Serena SBM
5 4 (0.26%) JIRA
5 4 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.20%) Subversion
7 2 (0.13%) Selenium
7 2 (0.13%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.13%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.13%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (0.13%) Ant
8 1 (0.065%) Hudson
8 1 (0.065%) Yeoman
General
1 462 (30.14%) Finance
2 168 (10.96%) Banking
3 122 (7.96%) Legal
4 113 (7.37%) Law
5 66 (4.31%) Financial Institution
6 62 (4.04%) Investment Banking
7 43 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.35%) Retail
9 27 (1.76%) Advertising
10 25 (1.63%) Back Office
11 13 (0.85%) Front Office
12 8 (0.52%) German Language
13 7 (0.46%) Marketing
13 7 (0.46%) French Language
14 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.33%) Games
15 2 (0.13%) Billing
15 2 (0.13%) Publishing
15 2 (0.13%) Electronics
16 1 (0.065%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 624 (40.70%) Analyst
2 390 (25.44%) Support Analyst
3 338 (22.05%) Support Engineer
4 242 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 204 (13.31%) Service Analyst
6 201 (13.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 186 (12.13%) Desktop Support
8 172 (11.22%) IT Support
9 141 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 92 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
11 84 (5.48%) Help Desk Support
12 81 (5.28%) Desktop Analyst
13 78 (5.09%) 1st Line Support
14 74 (4.83%) Technical Support
15 73 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 71 (4.63%) IT Support Engineer
17 65 (4.24%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 60 (3.91%) Applications Support
19 59 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
20 56 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (0.91%) .NET
3 13 (0.85%) Web Services
4 12 (0.78%) Application Packaging
5 10 (0.65%) XML
6 9 (0.59%) J2EE
6 9 (0.59%) HTML
7 6 (0.39%) Software Packaging
7 6 (0.39%) Visualforce
8 5 (0.33%) COM
9 3 (0.20%) CSS
9 3 (0.20%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.20%) WCF
9 3 (0.20%) WSH
10 2 (0.13%) Flash
10 2 (0.13%) LINQ
10 2 (0.13%) jQuery
10 2 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.13%) HTML5
10 2 (0.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 372 (24.27%) Blackberry
2 106 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 73 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 60 (3.91%) PDA
6 50 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 50 (3.26%) iPhone
7 33 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
8 27 (1.76%) iPad
9 24 (1.57%) Handset
10 18 (1.17%) Equities
11 15 (0.98%) Robotics
11 15 (0.98%) EPoS
12 14 (0.91%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.85%) Fat Client
13 13 (0.85%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.78%) Replication
15 11 (0.72%) Mathematics
16 10 (0.65%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1533 (100.00%) Windows
2 584 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 536 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 522 (34.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 285 (18.59%) Windows 8
6 179 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 142 (9.26%) Windows Vista
8 111 (7.24%) Mac OS X
9 97 (6.33%) Linux
10 61 (3.98%) Windows 2000
11 51 (3.33%) UNIX
12 48 (3.13%) Apple iOS
13 47 (3.07%) Android
14 36 (2.35%) Mac OS
15 28 (1.83%) Windows NT
16 22 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
17 20 (1.30%) Solaris
18 10 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
19 7 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (24.07%) ITIL
2 85 (5.54%) Service Management
3 60 (3.91%) Migration
4 51 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (3.26%) Service Delivery
6 49 (3.20%) ETL
7 46 (3.00%) Incident Management
8 45 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 42 (2.74%) Mentoring
10 37 (2.41%) Change Management
10 37 (2.41%) Time Management
11 31 (2.02%) CRM
12 29 (1.89%) Problem Management
13 27 (1.76%) Software Distribution
14 26 (1.70%) Root Cause Analysis
14 26 (1.70%) Data Modelling
15 23 (1.50%) Project Management
15 23 (1.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (1.44%) Change Control
16 22 (1.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 212 (13.83%) SQL
2 52 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 40 (2.61%) C#
3 40 (2.61%) Java
4 27 (1.76%) Perl
5 26 (1.70%) C++
6 25 (1.63%) T-SQL
7 22 (1.44%) C
8 21 (1.37%) VBScript
9 12 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.59%) COBOL
10 9 (0.59%) PL/1
10 9 (0.59%) JCL
11 8 (0.52%) Python
12 7 (0.46%) VB
13 6 (0.39%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.26%) VBA
15 2 (0.13%) PHP
15 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 242 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (12.46%) Degree
3 119 (7.76%) MCSE
4 89 (5.81%) MCP
5 85 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (5.09%) CCNA
7 71 (4.63%) MCITP
8 68 (4.44%) MCSA
9 41 (2.67%) MCTS
10 33 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (1.76%) A+ Certification
12 25 (1.63%) MCDST
13 24 (1.57%) Security Cleared
14 23 (1.50%) CCNP
15 21 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (1.04%) SC Cleared
17 14 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (0.72%) CCENT
19 10 (0.65%) PhD
20 3 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (9.65%) SLA
2 18 (1.17%) QA
3 14 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.59%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1071 (69.86%) Active Directory
2 217 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 68 (4.44%) XenApp
5 50 (3.26%) vSphere
6 39 (2.54%) XenServer
6 39 (2.54%) VMware ESX
7 36 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 25 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.57%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.85%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.20%) Kerio MailServer
12 3 (0.20%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.065%) Squid
14 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.065%) Samba
14 1 (0.065%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 100 (6.52%) SCCM
2 84 (5.48%) Backup Exec
3 24 (1.57%) SCOM
4 21 (1.37%) Tivoli
5 19 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (0.85%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.78%) WSUS
8 11 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (0.65%) BladeLogic
10 9 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.39%) AppDNA
13 6 (0.39%) Casper Suite
14 5 (0.33%) Nagios
15 4 (0.26%) ARCserve
15 4 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
16 3 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 3 (0.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 773 (50.42%) Microsoft
2 370 (24.14%) Citrix
3 358 (23.35%) VMware
4 276 (18.00%) Cisco
5 150 (9.78%) HP
6 107 (6.98%) Apple
7 94 (6.13%) Bloomberg
8 89 (5.81%) Symantec
9 79 (5.15%) Oracle
10 72 (4.70%) Mitel
11 63 (4.11%) Avaya
12 61 (3.98%) Reuters
13 51 (3.33%) Lotus
13 51 (3.33%) Dell
14 43 (2.80%) LANDesk
15 42 (2.74%) Cognos
16 38 (2.48%) Juniper
17 36 (2.35%) NetApp
18 28 (1.83%) Remedy
19 27 (1.76%) Altiris
East London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum and Bonus (10% plus) and health and
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intapeople
Salary: £22500 to £24500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Learning4You
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus on call and overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 to £22000 per annum - pension,healthcare, overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago