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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 211 184 157
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 635 763 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.45% 1.64% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.17% 5.88% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 543 703 695
Average salary £31,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
12274 12971 11834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.07% 27.84% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10509 10953 10118
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -16 130 £32,500 - 12
Canary Wharf - 25 £65,000 -
Docklands, London +10 24 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Bromley +7 16 £22,500 -
Chessington -1 12 £24,000 +12.94% 1
Croydon +15 7 £25,000 - 2
Wimbledon +1 6 £40,000 +60.00%
Sidcup - 6 £32,500 -
Ealing - 5 £60,000 -
Mayfair 0 4 £32,750 -10.27%
Hammersmith -5 4 £24,500 +11.36%
Greenwich - 4 £28,500 -
Wembley - 4 £23,750 -
Uxbridge +3 3 £21,500 -18.09%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 3 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Teddington - 3 £22,500 -
Bexley - 3 £28,500 -
Barnet +5 2 £35,000 +6.06%
Southwark - 2 £35,500 -
Enfield -2 1 £22,000 -2.22%
Hayes - 1 £40,000 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £21,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1368 (100.00%) Windows
2 962 (70.32%) Active Directory
3 758 (55.41%) Microsoft
4 657 (48.03%) MS Office
5 555 (40.57%) MS Exchange
6 476 (34.80%) Windows 7
7 470 (34.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 456 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 455 (33.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 362 (26.46%) Windows 8
11 336 (24.56%) VMware
12 329 (24.05%) Finance
13 311 (22.73%) Blackberry
14 299 (21.86%) TCP/IP
15 295 (21.56%) Citrix
16 284 (20.76%) ITIL
17 263 (19.23%) DNS
18 256 (18.71%) Firewall
19 254 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 242 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 227 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
22 225 (16.45%) Cisco
23 217 (15.86%) SQL
24 210 (15.35%) Windows Vista
25 207 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
26 206 (15.06%) VPN
27 202 (14.77%) DHCP
28 174 (12.72%) Degree
29 165 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
30 159 (11.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 555 (40.57%) MS Exchange
2 207 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 165 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 159 (11.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 137 (10.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 113 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 62 (4.53%) SharePoint
8 53 (3.87%) Lync
9 48 (3.51%) IIS
10 32 (2.34%) IBM Notes
11 27 (1.97%) WorkSite
12 19 (1.39%) Apache
13 7 (0.51%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
14 5 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.22%) SAS
16 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
17 1 (0.073%) GroupWise
17 1 (0.073%) Lotus Domino
17 1 (0.073%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 657 (48.03%) MS Office
2 456 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 111 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.073%) MS Project
8 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.37%) BASE24
4 3 (0.22%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) assyst
5 2 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.97%) Office 365
2 26 (1.90%) Google Apps
3 16 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.37%) Yammer
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.073%) SaaS
6 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.073%) Datadog
6 1 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.073%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 299 (21.86%) TCP/IP
2 263 (19.23%) DNS
3 256 (18.71%) Firewall
4 206 (15.06%) VPN
5 202 (14.77%) DHCP
6 159 (11.62%) LAN
7 138 (10.09%) WAN
8 118 (8.63%) SAN
9 92 (6.73%) Internet
10 89 (6.51%) VoIP
11 69 (5.04%) Wireless
12 35 (2.56%) NAS
13 28 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (2.05%) ADSL
14 27 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (1.75%) FTP
15 24 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
16 21 (1.54%) VLAN
17 19 (1.39%) SSL
18 15 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 38 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 36 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
6 28 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
6 28 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (1.90%) Cognos Report Studio
7 26 (1.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 23 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 23 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (0.88%) MS Access
12 11 (0.80%) Oracle OWB
12 11 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.80%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (0.80%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 37 (2.70%) Toad
2 16 (1.17%) MSI
3 14 (1.02%) InstallShield
4 8 (0.58%) LoadRunner
4 8 (0.58%) Rational Performance Tester
4 8 (0.58%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (0.37%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.29%) Serena SBM
7 3 (0.22%) Ant
7 3 (0.22%) JIRA
8 2 (0.15%) Subversion
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.073%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.073%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.073%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.073%) Hudson
General
1 329 (24.05%) Finance
2 126 (9.21%) Banking
3 124 (9.06%) Legal
4 122 (8.92%) Law
5 44 (3.22%) Financial Institution
5 44 (3.22%) Advertising
6 41 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.27%) Retail
9 16 (1.17%) Marketing
10 14 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.02%) Front Office
11 11 (0.80%) Back Office
12 8 (0.58%) Billing
13 7 (0.51%) Publishing
13 7 (0.51%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 533 (38.96%) Analyst
2 361 (26.39%) Support Analyst
3 260 (19.01%) Support Engineer
4 224 (16.37%) 2nd Line Support
5 168 (12.28%) Desktop Support
6 146 (10.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 139 (10.16%) Service Analyst
8 129 (9.43%) IT Support
9 100 (7.31%) 1st Line Support
10 84 (6.14%) Desktop Analyst
11 72 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
12 69 (5.04%) Help Desk Analyst
13 63 (4.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 61 (4.46%) Help Desk Support
14 61 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 58 (4.24%) Applications Support
16 53 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 52 (3.80%) Technical Support
18 49 (3.58%) Desktop Engineer
19 46 (3.36%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (1.02%) HTML
2 14 (1.02%) Web Services
3 13 (0.95%) Application Packaging
4 10 (0.73%) XML
5 9 (0.66%) SAML
6 7 (0.51%) Software Packaging
6 7 (0.51%) SOAP
7 6 (0.44%) WSH
7 6 (0.44%) J2EE
8 5 (0.37%) COM
8 5 (0.37%) .NET
9 3 (0.22%) CSS
9 3 (0.22%) LINQ
9 3 (0.22%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.22%) LAMP
10 2 (0.15%) Flash
11 1 (0.073%) Middleware
11 1 (0.073%) jQuery
11 1 (0.073%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 311 (22.73%) Blackberry
2 90 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.90%) iPhone
4 47 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 47 (3.44%) PDA
5 40 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.34%) Hedge funds
7 25 (1.83%) iPad
8 22 (1.61%) Replication
9 21 (1.54%) Equities
10 15 (1.10%) Smartphone
10 15 (1.10%) Robotics
10 15 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (0.95%) Fat Client
11 13 (0.95%) Thin Client
12 11 (0.80%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.66%) Handset
13 9 (0.66%) EPoS
13 9 (0.66%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.66%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1368 (100.00%) Windows
2 476 (34.80%) Windows 7
3 470 (34.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 455 (33.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 362 (26.46%) Windows 8
6 254 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 210 (15.35%) Windows Vista
8 136 (9.94%) Mac OS X
9 100 (7.31%) Linux
10 74 (5.41%) Android
11 71 (5.19%) UNIX
12 54 (3.95%) Mac OS
13 51 (3.73%) Apple iOS
14 40 (2.92%) Solaris
14 40 (2.92%) Windows 2000
15 36 (2.63%) Windows NT
16 12 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
18 8 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (20.76%) ITIL
2 82 (5.99%) Migration
3 74 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 61 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 55 (4.02%) Time Management
6 54 (3.95%) ETL
7 53 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
8 52 (3.80%) Service Management
9 51 (3.73%) Mentoring
10 44 (3.22%) CRM
11 37 (2.70%) Project Management
12 35 (2.56%) Data Modelling
12 35 (2.56%) Data Management
12 35 (2.56%) Incident Management
13 34 (2.49%) Business Continuity
14 29 (2.12%) Asset Management
15 27 (1.97%) Data Governance
15 27 (1.97%) Change Control
16 26 (1.90%) E-Commerce
17 24 (1.75%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (15.86%) SQL
2 55 (4.02%) PowerShell
3 42 (3.07%) C#
4 40 (2.92%) Perl
5 38 (2.78%) Java
6 32 (2.34%) T-SQL
7 30 (2.19%) C++
8 23 (1.68%) C
9 18 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 17 (1.24%) VBScript
11 14 (1.02%) Python
12 13 (0.95%) PHP
13 6 (0.44%) Ruby
13 6 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.37%) PL/1
14 5 (0.37%) JCL
14 5 (0.37%) COBOL
15 1 (0.073%) VBA
15 1 (0.073%) Scala
15 1 (0.073%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 227 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 174 (12.72%) Degree
3 132 (9.65%) MCSE
4 98 (7.16%) MCP
5 87 (6.36%) CCNA
5 87 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (6.36%) MCITP
6 47 (3.44%) MCSA
7 46 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (2.49%) MCTS
9 30 (2.19%) CCA
9 30 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (2.05%) CCNP
11 27 (1.97%) JNCIA
12 19 (1.39%) Security Cleared
12 19 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (1.10%) MCDST
14 15 (1.10%) A+ Certification
15 11 (0.80%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.65%) SLA
2 22 (1.61%) QA
3 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.37%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.37%) COBIT
4 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 962 (70.32%) Active Directory
2 242 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 93 (6.80%) XenApp
5 52 (3.80%) Terminal Services
6 39 (2.85%) vSphere
7 34 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (2.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 30 (2.19%) XenServer
10 25 (1.83%) VMware ESX
11 22 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (1.39%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.80%) ISA Server
14 8 (0.58%) iptables
15 6 (0.44%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.22%) NFS
16 3 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
17 2 (0.15%) Kerio MailServer
18 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 1 (0.073%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 111 (8.11%) SCCM
2 43 (3.14%) Backup Exec
3 36 (2.63%) SCOM
4 17 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (0.80%) BladeLogic
6 10 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 10 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.58%) WSUS
8 8 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (0.44%) WMI
9 6 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (0.22%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.22%) Nagios
11 3 (0.22%) DameWare
11 3 (0.22%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.22%) Casper Suite
12 2 (0.15%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 758 (55.41%) Microsoft
2 336 (24.56%) VMware
3 295 (21.56%) Citrix
4 225 (16.45%) Cisco
5 136 (9.94%) HP
6 113 (8.26%) Apple
7 95 (6.94%) Symantec
8 94 (6.87%) Oracle
9 76 (5.56%) Bloomberg
10 73 (5.34%) Juniper
11 48 (3.51%) Cognos
12 45 (3.29%) Dell
13 44 (3.22%) Reuters
14 36 (2.63%) CheckPoint
14 36 (2.63%) EMC
15 35 (2.56%) Avaya
16 32 (2.34%) Lotus
17 30 (2.19%) Red Hat
17 30 (2.19%) NetApp
18 29 (2.12%) LANDesk
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £130 - £182 per day
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Salary: Unspecified £Neg
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Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
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