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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 301 201 173
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 417 713 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.94% 1.52% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.44% 5.55% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 377 605 666
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
12121 12839 12433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.27% 27.35% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10515 11033 10622
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -65 44 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Ealing - 15 £52,500 -
Bromley +23 14 £22,500 -8.16%
Croydon +11 9 £45,000 +83.67%
Docklands, London +3 9 - -
Wimbledon -4 4 £42,500 +60.37%
Mayfair - 4 £52,500 -
Stanmore - 4 £26,500 -
Hammersmith - 4 £25,000 -
Uxbridge +2 3 £24,000 -4.00%
Brentford - 3 £44,000 -
Mitcham - 3 £45,000 -
Teddington -5 2 - -
Chiswick -6 2 £27,500 +19.56%
Kingston Upon Thames +9 1 £27,500 -
Enfield -1 1 £22,000 -16.19%
Beckenham -7 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Greenford - 1 £29,000 -
Romford - 1 £25,000 -
Southall - 1 £22,500 -
Wembley - 1 £18,500 -
Southwark - 1 £36,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 840 (100.00%) Windows
2 580 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 542 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 383 (45.60%) MS Office
5 362 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 341 (40.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 329 (39.17%) MS Exchange
8 315 (37.50%) Windows 7
9 303 (36.07%) Windows 8
10 278 (33.10%) VMware
11 248 (29.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 239 (28.45%) MS Excel
13 212 (25.24%) Blackberry
14 208 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 190 (22.62%) TCP/IP
16 188 (22.38%) Citrix
17 171 (20.36%) Cisco
18 165 (19.64%) SQL
19 159 (18.93%) ITIL
20 154 (18.33%) Firewall
21 153 (18.21%) Windows Vista
22 151 (17.98%) DNS
23 142 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
23 142 (16.90%) Finance
24 130 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
25 128 (15.24%) DHCP
26 125 (14.88%) WAN
27 122 (14.52%) LAN
28 106 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2007
29 104 (12.38%) HP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 329 (39.17%) MS Exchange
2 130 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 106 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 80 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 80 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (9.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 61 (7.26%) IIS
7 47 (5.60%) Lync
8 42 (5.00%) SharePoint
9 28 (3.33%) WorkSite
10 11 (1.31%) Apache
11 8 (0.95%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.71%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.60%) nginx
13 5 (0.60%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 383 (45.60%) MS Office
2 239 (28.45%) MS Excel
3 56 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.95%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 90 (10.71%) Office 365
2 34 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.43%) Google Apps
5 9 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.60%) Datadog
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.48%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.24%) SaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Yammer
8 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 190 (22.62%) TCP/IP
2 154 (18.33%) Firewall
3 151 (17.98%) DNS
4 128 (15.24%) DHCP
5 125 (14.88%) WAN
6 122 (14.52%) LAN
7 102 (12.14%) VPN
8 93 (11.07%) VoIP
9 75 (8.93%) SAN
10 58 (6.90%) Wireless
11 40 (4.76%) Internet
12 26 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (2.50%) NAS
14 18 (2.14%) IP Telephony
14 18 (2.14%) SSL
15 17 (2.02%) Ethernet
16 13 (1.55%) ADSL
16 13 (1.55%) 3G
17 12 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (3.69%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (2.02%) MS Access
6 16 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.19%) MySQL
10 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.60%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.60%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.60%) Cognos Report Studio
12 5 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (2.50%) SpecFlow
2 17 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (2.02%) Selenium
3 14 (1.67%) WebDriver
4 11 (1.31%) MSI
5 8 (0.95%) InstallShield
5 8 (0.95%) Toad
6 5 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.60%) Subversion
7 4 (0.48%) MorphX
8 3 (0.36%) Ant
9 2 (0.24%) JIRA
9 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.12%) MSTest
General
1 142 (16.90%) Finance
2 91 (10.83%) Law
3 80 (9.52%) Legal
4 65 (7.74%) Banking
5 25 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.62%) Marketing
7 19 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.14%) Retail
9 15 (1.79%) Back Office
10 13 (1.55%) Front Office
11 12 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.31%) Advertising
13 6 (0.71%) German Language
13 6 (0.71%) Swedish Language
13 6 (0.71%) Turkish Language
14 4 (0.48%) Electronics
14 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.36%) Publishing
16 2 (0.24%) Games
16 2 (0.24%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 270 (32.14%) Analyst
2 196 (23.33%) Support Engineer
3 187 (22.26%) Support Analyst
4 143 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 96 (11.43%) IT Support
6 86 (10.24%) 1st Line Support
7 84 (10.00%) Desktop Support
8 66 (7.86%) Service Desk Analyst
9 62 (7.38%) Service Analyst
10 61 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 50 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
11 50 (5.95%) Desktop Analyst
12 43 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
13 40 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
14 37 (4.40%) Help Desk Support
15 36 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 33 (3.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 32 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
18 31 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 29 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.38%) .NET
2 19 (2.26%) HTML
3 16 (1.90%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.95%) Software Packaging
5 7 (0.83%) XML
5 7 (0.83%) X-Windows
6 5 (0.60%) SAP Basis
6 5 (0.60%) COM
7 3 (0.36%) CSS
7 3 (0.36%) Web Services
8 2 (0.24%) Play Framework
9 1 (0.12%) jQuery
9 1 (0.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (25.24%) Blackberry
2 64 (7.62%) iPhone
2 64 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.71%) PDA
4 32 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.57%) iPad
6 21 (2.50%) Hedge funds
7 19 (2.26%) Data Centre
8 18 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (1.67%) Fat Client
9 14 (1.67%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.19%) Computer Science
11 8 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.71%) PACS
13 6 (0.71%) Replication
13 6 (0.71%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.71%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.71%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 840 (100.00%) Windows
2 362 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 341 (40.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 315 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 303 (36.07%) Windows 8
6 248 (29.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 153 (18.21%) Windows Vista
8 98 (11.67%) Mac OS X
9 71 (8.45%) Android
10 38 (4.52%) Linux
11 35 (4.17%) Mac OS
12 23 (2.74%) UNIX
13 19 (2.26%) Apple iOS
14 16 (1.90%) Windows 2000
15 13 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (1.19%) Mac OS X Server
16 10 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.71%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.60%) Solaris
19 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (18.93%) ITIL
2 43 (5.12%) Time Management
3 35 (4.17%) Migration
3 35 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 34 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (3.45%) Project Management
6 28 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 28 (3.33%) CRM
7 24 (2.86%) TDD
8 22 (2.62%) Problem Management
9 21 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (2.50%) Manual Testing
9 21 (2.50%) Automated Testing
9 21 (2.50%) Refactoring
9 21 (2.50%) BDD
9 21 (2.50%) Pair Programming
9 21 (2.50%) Data Management
9 21 (2.50%) E-Commerce
9 21 (2.50%) Service Management
9 21 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (19.64%) SQL
2 42 (5.00%) C#
3 27 (3.21%) PowerShell
4 24 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 20 (2.38%) C
6 19 (2.26%) Perl
7 16 (1.90%) Python
8 15 (1.79%) Java
9 11 (1.31%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.07%) PHP
11 7 (0.83%) Ruby
11 7 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.71%) C++
13 4 (0.48%) VBScript
13 4 (0.48%) X++
13 4 (0.48%) R
14 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.24%) Scala
16 1 (0.12%) VB
16 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (8.81%) Degree
3 61 (7.26%) MCSE
4 54 (6.43%) MCP
5 50 (5.95%) MCSA
6 48 (5.71%) CCNA
6 48 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (4.64%) MCITP
8 25 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (2.50%) ISEB
10 20 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.90%) PhD
11 16 (1.90%) MOS
12 14 (1.67%) CCNP
13 13 (1.55%) MCDST
14 12 (1.43%) MCTS
15 10 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 7 (0.83%) CCA
17 7 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.83%) SLA
2 21 (2.50%) QA
3 3 (0.36%) HL7
3 3 (0.36%) DICOM
4 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 580 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 208 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (11.55%) Hyper-V
4 53 (6.31%) XenApp
5 52 (6.19%) Terminal Services
6 32 (3.81%) vSphere
7 24 (2.86%) XenServer
8 15 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (1.19%) ISA Server
11 9 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.83%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.83%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.71%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.60%) iptables
16 2 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.12%) vCloud
17 1 (0.12%) qmail
Systems Management
1 64 (7.62%) SCCM
2 40 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.67%) WSUS
3 14 (1.67%) SCOM
4 10 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (1.07%) Casper Suite
6 7 (0.83%) ARCserve
7 6 (0.71%) ZENworks
7 6 (0.71%) Nagios
8 5 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (0.60%) Puppet
8 5 (0.60%) CFEngine
8 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.24%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 542 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 278 (33.10%) VMware
3 188 (22.38%) Citrix
4 171 (20.36%) Cisco
5 104 (12.38%) HP
6 69 (8.21%) Bloomberg
7 68 (8.10%) Apple
8 56 (6.67%) Dell
9 43 (5.12%) Reuters
10 41 (4.88%) Juniper
11 34 (4.05%) Oracle
12 32 (3.81%) Mitel
13 31 (3.69%) Avaya
14 29 (3.45%) Remedy
15 28 (3.33%) McAfee
15 28 (3.33%) Symantec
16 26 (3.10%) Sophos
17 23 (2.74%) Polycom
18 22 (2.62%) Veeam
19 21 (2.50%) EMC
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Good benefit package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £23000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/pension/training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23 - £24 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Helpage
Salary: £22,962 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DTI Global
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £26k - 34k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, Overtime, On Call
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
St Giles International
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago