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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 184 164 134
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 713 750 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.67% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.62% 6.04% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 605 669 963
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £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
12683 12408 14011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.37% 27.70% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10898 10602 12247
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -7 135 £27,500 -35.29% 21
Bromley -16 10 £24,500 +2.08%
Docklands, London +6 7 £65,000 -
Surbiton -1 4 £27,000 -32.50%
Beckenham - 4 £27,500 -
Enfield - 4 £26,250 - 1
Ilford 0 3 £22,000 +4.76%
Chiswick -4 3 £23,000 -45.88%
Croydon -17 3 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Wimbledon - 3 £26,500 -
Barnet +5 2 £34,500 +21.05% 1
Hayes +4 2 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +2 2 £25,000 -10.71%
Harrow -19 2 £26,000 +30.00%
Sidcup 0 1 £21,000 -6.66%
Hammersmith 0 1 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Hounslow -7 1 £21,000 -19.23%
Kingston Upon Thames -18 1 - -
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £110,000 -
Bexley - 1 £36,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1427 (100.00%) Windows
2 994 (69.66%) Active Directory
3 834 (58.44%) MS Office
4 766 (53.68%) Microsoft
5 593 (41.56%) Windows 7
6 535 (37.49%) MS Excel
7 531 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 501 (35.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 495 (34.69%) MS Exchange
10 388 (27.19%) Finance
11 385 (26.98%) Blackberry
12 352 (24.67%) Citrix
12 352 (24.67%) ITIL
13 315 (22.07%) VMware
14 270 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
15 258 (18.08%) TCP/IP
16 253 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 233 (16.33%) Cisco
18 230 (16.12%) DNS
19 224 (15.70%) Windows 8
20 218 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2007
21 193 (13.52%) DHCP
22 180 (12.61%) Degree
23 171 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
24 170 (11.91%) SQL
25 169 (11.84%) VPN
26 153 (10.72%) HP
27 152 (10.65%) SQL Server
28 149 (10.44%) Firewall
29 148 (10.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 495 (34.69%) MS Exchange
2 270 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 218 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 148 (10.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 132 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 61 (4.27%) SharePoint
7 60 (4.20%) Lync
8 51 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 51 (3.57%) IIS
9 45 (3.15%) WorkSite
10 37 (2.59%) IBM Notes
11 13 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (0.63%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
14 5 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.21%) GroupWise
16 3 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 834 (58.44%) MS Office
2 535 (37.49%) MS Excel
3 143 (10.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.84%) MS Project
6 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.21%) Maya
8 3 (0.21%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.070%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.63%) Maximo
2 6 (0.42%) 3000 Xtra
2 6 (0.42%) Eikon
3 5 (0.35%) BASE24
4 4 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.14%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.070%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.070%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.43%) Office 365
2 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 258 (18.08%) TCP/IP
2 230 (16.12%) DNS
3 193 (13.52%) DHCP
4 169 (11.84%) VPN
5 149 (10.44%) Firewall
6 135 (9.46%) LAN
7 116 (8.13%) WAN
8 98 (6.87%) Internet
9 89 (6.24%) VoIP
10 71 (4.98%) Wireless
11 60 (4.20%) SAN
12 25 (1.75%) ADSL
12 25 (1.75%) NAS
13 24 (1.68%) Intranet
14 23 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (1.12%) Network Security
17 15 (1.05%) SSL
18 14 (0.98%) SMTP
19 13 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 27 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
9 16 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (0.98%) Cognos Event Studio
10 14 (0.98%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 13 (0.91%) Cognos Transformer
11 13 (0.91%) Cognos Report Studio
11 13 (0.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 13 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (0.91%) DecisionStream
12 12 (0.84%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.63%) MS Access
14 7 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (1.05%) Toad
2 8 (0.56%) MSI
3 5 (0.35%) JIRA
4 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.28%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.21%) Subversion
5 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.14%) Selenium
6 2 (0.14%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.14%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.070%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.070%) Yeoman
General
1 388 (27.19%) Finance
2 143 (10.02%) Banking
3 121 (8.48%) Law
4 99 (6.94%) Legal
5 59 (4.13%) Financial Institution
6 50 (3.50%) Investment Banking
7 45 (3.15%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.52%) Advertising
9 35 (2.45%) Back Office
10 26 (1.82%) Retail
11 12 (0.84%) Automotive
12 11 (0.77%) French Language
13 8 (0.56%) Marketing
14 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.42%) Front Office
14 6 (0.42%) German Language
15 4 (0.28%) Electronics
15 4 (0.28%) Games
16 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.070%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 568 (39.80%) Analyst
2 377 (26.42%) Support Analyst
3 306 (21.44%) Support Engineer
4 241 (16.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 199 (13.95%) Desktop Support
6 175 (12.26%) Service Analyst
7 173 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
8 151 (10.58%) IT Support
9 144 (10.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 91 (6.38%) Help Desk Analyst
11 88 (6.17%) Desktop Analyst
12 84 (5.89%) Help Desk Support
13 80 (5.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 79 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 75 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
16 69 (4.84%) Technical Support
17 63 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
18 59 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 58 (4.06%) Team Leader
20 55 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.10%) .NET
2 17 (1.19%) HTML
2 17 (1.19%) Web Services
3 11 (0.77%) XML
4 10 (0.70%) Application Packaging
4 10 (0.70%) Visualforce
5 9 (0.63%) Software Packaging
5 9 (0.63%) WSH
6 8 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.42%) Middleware
8 5 (0.35%) J2EE
8 5 (0.35%) COM
8 5 (0.35%) CSS
8 5 (0.35%) jQuery
8 5 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (0.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.28%) WCF
9 4 (0.28%) Ajax
10 2 (0.14%) WSDL
10 2 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 385 (26.98%) Blackberry
2 71 (4.98%) PDA
3 69 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 69 (4.84%) Hedge funds
4 63 (4.41%) iPhone
5 45 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 43 (3.01%) iPad
7 30 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
8 22 (1.54%) Handset
9 15 (1.05%) Mathematics
10 14 (0.98%) Smartphone
11 11 (0.77%) Derivative
11 11 (0.77%) Thin Client
11 11 (0.77%) Credit Risk
11 11 (0.77%) Fat Client
12 9 (0.63%) EPoS
12 9 (0.63%) IVR
13 8 (0.56%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.49%) Open Source
14 7 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1427 (100.00%) Windows
2 593 (41.56%) Windows 7
3 531 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 501 (35.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 224 (15.70%) Windows 8
6 139 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 133 (9.32%) Windows Vista
8 101 (7.08%) Linux
9 79 (5.54%) Mac OS X
10 60 (4.20%) Windows 2000
11 52 (3.64%) Apple iOS
12 50 (3.50%) Android
13 42 (2.94%) Mac OS
14 39 (2.73%) UNIX
15 17 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.63%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.49%) SUSE
19 6 (0.42%) Solaris
20 5 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (24.67%) ITIL
2 77 (5.40%) Service Management
3 64 (4.48%) Migration
4 53 (3.71%) Incident Management
5 43 (3.01%) Service Delivery
6 41 (2.87%) Change Management
6 41 (2.87%) Problem Management
7 40 (2.80%) Time Management
8 37 (2.59%) Asset Management
9 34 (2.38%) CRM
10 32 (2.24%) Investment Management
11 29 (2.03%) Software Distribution
12 27 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (1.68%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (1.61%) Document Management
15 22 (1.54%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (1.40%) Project Management
17 19 (1.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 170 (11.91%) SQL
2 39 (2.73%) Java
2 39 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 34 (2.38%) C#
4 27 (1.89%) VB
5 21 (1.47%) Perl
6 18 (1.26%) C++
7 17 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 16 (1.12%) VBScript
8 16 (1.12%) C
9 15 (1.05%) JavaScript
10 14 (0.98%) VBA
11 13 (0.91%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 10 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.49%) Python
14 5 (0.35%) PL/1
14 5 (0.35%) COBOL
14 5 (0.35%) JCL
15 2 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 253 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 180 (12.61%) Degree
3 113 (7.92%) MCSE
4 87 (6.10%) MCP
4 87 (6.10%) MCITP
5 77 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (4.98%) MCSA
7 69 (4.84%) CCNA
8 48 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
9 42 (2.94%) A+ Certification
10 35 (2.45%) MCDST
11 20 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 19 (1.33%) Security Cleared
13 17 (1.19%) MCTS
14 10 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
14 10 (0.70%) SC Cleared
14 10 (0.70%) HND
15 8 (0.56%) MBA
15 8 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.56%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (9.74%) SLA
2 21 (1.47%) QA
3 17 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.35%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
6 2 (0.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 994 (69.66%) Active Directory
2 171 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (5.82%) XenApp
4 59 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 59 (4.13%) vSphere
5 41 (2.87%) VMware ESX
6 30 (2.10%) Terminal Services
7 29 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.96%) XenServer
9 26 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (1.19%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.91%) Terminal Server
12 12 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.42%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.14%) Novell eDirectory
17 1 (0.070%) UAG
17 1 (0.070%) NFS
17 1 (0.070%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 103 (7.22%) SCCM
2 76 (5.33%) Backup Exec
3 31 (2.17%) WSUS
4 27 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 27 (1.89%) SCOM
5 17 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 14 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.35%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (0.28%) Nagios
9 4 (0.28%) AppDNA
9 4 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.28%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 766 (53.68%) Microsoft
2 352 (24.67%) Citrix
3 315 (22.07%) VMware
4 233 (16.33%) Cisco
5 153 (10.72%) HP
6 100 (7.01%) Apple
7 68 (4.77%) Bloomberg
8 66 (4.63%) Oracle
9 65 (4.56%) Dell
10 55 (3.85%) Symantec
11 54 (3.78%) Mitel
12 53 (3.71%) Avaya
13 47 (3.29%) Reuters
14 37 (2.59%) Lotus
15 33 (2.31%) Remedy
16 32 (2.24%) LANDesk
17 29 (2.03%) IBM
18 25 (1.75%) NetApp
19 24 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
20 22 (1.54%) ServiceNow
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21.5k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
QUANTICA
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £32k - 37k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + overtime allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-30k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - Threadneedle
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago