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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 198 160 129
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 765 806 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.77% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 6.69% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 702 687 1066
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13587 12051 15007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 26.52% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11511 10297 13078
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 146 £32,500 - 14
Bromley +5 23 £22,500 -15.09%
Docklands, London +7 8 £57,500 +187.50%
Croydon -6 7 £25,000 +7.52%
Barnet - 7 £33,000 - 1
Uxbridge +9 5 £28,500 +23.91% 2
Chessington - 4 £21,250 -
Hammersmith +21 3 £22,000 -15.38%
Enfield +7 3 £30,000 +66.66% 2
Harrow -12 3 £36,000 +12.50% 1
Hounslow -13 3 £32,500 +12.06%
Beckenham - 3 £29,000 -
Ilford - 2 £22,750 -
Wimbledon - 2 £26,000 -
Romford +4 1 - -
Mayfair -7 1 £36,500 -27.00%
Edgware - 1 £21,000 -
Ruislip - 1 £26,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1515 (100.00%) Windows
2 999 (65.94%) Active Directory
3 861 (56.83%) Microsoft
4 757 (49.97%) MS Office
5 634 (41.85%) Windows 7
6 612 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 553 (36.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 547 (36.11%) MS Excel
9 475 (31.35%) MS Exchange
10 436 (28.78%) Finance
11 415 (27.39%) Blackberry
12 361 (23.83%) VMware
13 347 (22.90%) Citrix
14 332 (21.91%) ITIL
15 263 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 257 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
17 252 (16.63%) TCP/IP
18 245 (16.17%) SQL
19 232 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
20 222 (14.65%) DNS
21 221 (14.59%) Windows 8
22 214 (14.13%) SQL Server
23 178 (11.75%) DHCP
23 178 (11.75%) Windows Vista
24 177 (11.68%) Cisco
25 167 (11.02%) VPN
26 163 (10.76%) Degree
27 160 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2007
27 160 (10.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
28 154 (10.17%) Banking

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 475 (31.35%) MS Exchange
2 257 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 160 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 160 (10.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 110 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 82 (5.41%) IIS
6 64 (4.22%) SharePoint
7 46 (3.04%) Lync
8 43 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
9 39 (2.57%) Apache
10 26 (1.72%) IBM Notes
11 23 (1.52%) WorkSite
12 21 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 19 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.99%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.59%) CMS
15 9 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
16 6 (0.40%) SAS
17 4 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 757 (49.97%) MS Office
2 547 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 142 (9.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.99%) MS Project
5 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (0.86%) Maximo
2 10 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.46%) assyst
5 5 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.13%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.066%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.066%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.066%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.066%) Line 50
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.84%) Office 365
2 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.13%) SaaS
3 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.066%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 252 (16.63%) TCP/IP
2 222 (14.65%) DNS
3 178 (11.75%) DHCP
4 167 (11.02%) VPN
5 110 (7.26%) Firewall
6 99 (6.53%) LAN
7 95 (6.27%) WAN
8 86 (5.68%) VoIP
8 86 (5.68%) SAN
9 76 (5.02%) Internet
10 62 (4.09%) Wireless
11 29 (1.91%) IP Telephony
12 25 (1.65%) NAS
13 23 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (1.39%) Intranet
15 18 (1.19%) iSCSI
16 16 (1.06%) SSL
17 14 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (0.86%) SMTP
18 13 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 49 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 44 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 40 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (2.18%) Relational Database
7 32 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
9 27 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 23 (1.52%) Essbase
10 23 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (1.45%) DecisionStream
12 19 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
13 17 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
13 17 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (0.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (1.98%) Toad
2 10 (0.66%) MSI
3 8 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.40%) AdminStudio
5 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.20%) Subversion
6 3 (0.20%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.20%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.20%) JIRA
7 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.066%) NUnit
8 1 (0.066%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.066%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.066%) SCons
8 1 (0.066%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.066%) Selenium
8 1 (0.066%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.066%) ReSharper
General
1 436 (28.78%) Finance
2 154 (10.17%) Banking
3 135 (8.91%) Law
4 92 (6.07%) Legal
5 43 (2.84%) Advertising
6 42 (2.77%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.05%) Retail
7 31 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.65%) Back Office
9 18 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.92%) Front Office
10 14 (0.92%) Automotive
11 13 (0.86%) Marketing
12 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.40%) Publishing
14 5 (0.33%) French Language
15 4 (0.26%) Electronics
16 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.20%) Local Government
16 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 592 (39.08%) Analyst
2 393 (25.94%) Support Analyst
3 284 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 277 (18.28%) Desktop Support
5 232 (15.31%) 2nd Line Support
6 169 (11.16%) Service Analyst
6 169 (11.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 127 (8.38%) Desktop Analyst
8 120 (7.92%) IT Support
9 118 (7.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 86 (5.68%) Help Desk Support
11 81 (5.35%) Help Desk Analyst
12 79 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
13 76 (5.02%) Desktop Engineer
13 76 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 73 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
14 73 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 71 (4.69%) Team Leader
16 59 (3.89%) Technical Support
17 58 (3.83%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.50%) .NET
2 34 (2.24%) HTML
3 33 (2.18%) XML
4 18 (1.19%) Application Packaging
5 16 (1.06%) Web Services
6 13 (0.86%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.79%) jQuery
8 11 (0.73%) CSS
9 8 (0.53%) Visualforce
9 8 (0.53%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.53%) J2EE
10 7 (0.46%) WSH
10 7 (0.46%) JSP
11 6 (0.40%) WCF
11 6 (0.40%) Flash
11 6 (0.40%) Servlets
11 6 (0.40%) XSLT
11 6 (0.40%) LAMP
11 6 (0.40%) Hibernate
11 6 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 415 (27.39%) Blackberry
2 81 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 70 (4.62%) Hedge funds
4 67 (4.42%) iPhone
5 56 (3.70%) PDA
6 46 (3.04%) iPad
7 44 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
9 28 (1.85%) Replication
10 22 (1.45%) Mathematics
11 20 (1.32%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.66%) Fat Client
13 10 (0.66%) Thin Client
14 9 (0.59%) Clustering
14 9 (0.59%) Open Source
15 8 (0.53%) EPoS
16 7 (0.46%) Statistics
16 7 (0.46%) IVR
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 1515 (100.00%) Windows
2 634 (41.85%) Windows 7
3 612 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 553 (36.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 221 (14.59%) Windows 8
6 178 (11.75%) Windows Vista
7 149 (9.83%) Linux
8 136 (8.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 107 (7.06%) Mac OS X
10 83 (5.48%) UNIX
11 76 (5.02%) Mac OS
12 60 (3.96%) Windows 2000
13 54 (3.56%) Apple iOS
14 40 (2.64%) Android
15 23 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
16 15 (0.99%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.66%) Solaris
18 7 (0.46%) SUSE
18 7 (0.46%) AIX
19 6 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (21.91%) ITIL
2 70 (4.62%) Service Management
3 68 (4.49%) Incident Management
4 57 (3.76%) Problem Management
5 46 (3.04%) CRM
6 45 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (2.97%) Migration
7 37 (2.44%) Asset Management
7 37 (2.44%) ETL
8 35 (2.31%) Service Delivery
9 34 (2.24%) Software Deployment
10 32 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (2.11%) Time Management
11 31 (2.05%) Document Management
12 29 (1.91%) Data Modelling
13 27 (1.78%) Root Cause Analysis
13 27 (1.78%) E-Commerce
14 26 (1.72%) Data Management
14 26 (1.72%) Investment Management
15 22 (1.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (16.17%) SQL
2 115 (7.59%) PowerShell
3 53 (3.50%) Java
4 52 (3.43%) C#
5 45 (2.97%) VBScript
6 36 (2.38%) VB
7 32 (2.11%) Perl
8 24 (1.58%) JavaScript
8 24 (1.58%) C++
8 24 (1.58%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.52%) C
10 18 (1.19%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 12 (0.79%) Bash Shell
12 12 (0.79%) PHP
13 11 (0.73%) VBA
14 8 (0.53%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.46%) Python
16 4 (0.26%) PowerHouse
17 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 263 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 163 (10.76%) Degree
3 109 (7.19%) MCP
4 103 (6.80%) MCSE
5 84 (5.54%) MCITP
6 81 (5.35%) MCSA
7 42 (2.77%) MCDST
8 40 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (2.64%) A+ Certification
9 38 (2.51%) CCNA
10 33 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (1.32%) Security Cleared
12 17 (1.12%) ISEB
13 15 (0.99%) ISTQB
14 14 (0.92%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.66%) MOS
17 9 (0.59%) MCTS
17 9 (0.59%) CCA
17 9 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (8.18%) SLA
2 42 (2.77%) QA
3 9 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.066%) COBIT
System Software
1 999 (65.94%) Active Directory
2 232 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (7.33%) XenApp
4 71 (4.69%) VMware ESX
5 70 (4.62%) vSphere
6 48 (3.17%) Hyper-V
7 39 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 30 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
10 24 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 22 (1.45%) Terminal Services
12 21 (1.39%) Terminal Server
13 19 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 12 (0.79%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.53%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.26%) XenServer
16 4 (0.26%) NFS
17 3 (0.20%) Novell eDirectory
18 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
19 1 (0.066%) Samba
Systems Management
1 99 (6.53%) SCCM
2 38 (2.51%) Backup Exec
3 35 (2.31%) WSUS
3 35 (2.31%) SCOM
4 17 (1.12%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 14 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 12 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (0.53%) Cacti
8 7 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
9 6 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.33%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.33%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.26%) ZENworks
12 3 (0.20%) DameWare
12 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 861 (56.83%) Microsoft
2 361 (23.83%) VMware
3 347 (22.90%) Citrix
4 177 (11.68%) Cisco
5 118 (7.79%) HP
6 107 (7.06%) Apple
7 90 (5.94%) Bloomberg
8 88 (5.81%) Oracle
9 75 (4.95%) Dell
10 66 (4.36%) Reuters
11 52 (3.43%) Symantec
12 51 (3.37%) IBM
13 34 (2.24%) Cognos
14 32 (2.11%) Avaya
15 27 (1.78%) Remedy
15 27 (1.78%) Lotus
16 26 (1.72%) McAfee
16 26 (1.72%) ServiceNow
17 25 (1.65%) SolarWinds
18 21 (1.39%) LANDesk
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Keene and Lord
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago