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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 397 254 236
Rank change year-on-year
-143 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 275 560 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 1.24% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 4.45% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 252 481 655
Average salary £29,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
11014 12593 13427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.08% 27.83% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9534 10831 11398
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -14 21 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Canary Wharf 0 12 £19,500 -70.00%
Docklands, London +9 8 - -
Sidcup 0 7 £22,500 -30.76%
Romford - 6 £25,000 -
Bromley -5 5 £22,500 -
Uxbridge +6 3 £26,000 +20.93%
Northwood - 3 £26,000 -
Mayfair -5 2 £21,000 -35.87%
Beckenham - 2 £31,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +8 1 £27,500 -40.54% 1
Greenwich +8 1 £31,500 +10.52%
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 538 (100.00%) Windows
2 389 (72.30%) Active Directory
3 296 (55.02%) Microsoft
4 238 (44.24%) MS Office
5 192 (35.69%) Windows Server
6 185 (34.39%) Windows 7
7 182 (33.83%) Windows 8
8 177 (32.90%) MS Exchange
9 171 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 162 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 153 (28.44%) MS Excel
12 148 (27.51%) Blackberry
13 121 (22.49%) Citrix
14 109 (20.26%) VMware
15 99 (18.40%) Firewall
15 99 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 98 (18.22%) TCP/IP
17 93 (17.29%) DNS
18 86 (15.99%) HP
19 85 (15.80%) Exchange Server 2007
20 79 (14.68%) VPN
21 75 (13.94%) DHCP
21 75 (13.94%) Finance
22 74 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2010
23 73 (13.57%) SQL
24 72 (13.38%) Cisco
25 70 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
26 68 (12.64%) ITIL
27 64 (11.90%) Bloomberg
28 54 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 177 (32.90%) MS Exchange
2 85 (15.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 74 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 36 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (5.20%) Skype for Business
8 26 (4.83%) SharePoint
9 20 (3.72%) IIS
10 6 (1.12%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 238 (44.24%) MS Office
2 153 (28.44%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.74%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.04%) Office 365
2 15 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (18.40%) Firewall
2 98 (18.22%) TCP/IP
3 93 (17.29%) DNS
4 79 (14.68%) VPN
5 75 (13.94%) DHCP
6 48 (8.92%) LAN
6 48 (8.92%) VoIP
7 38 (7.06%) WAN
8 34 (6.32%) SAN
9 30 (5.58%) Remote Desktop
10 26 (4.83%) Internet
11 23 (4.28%) Wireless
12 13 (2.42%) ADSL
12 13 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.23%) NAS
14 10 (1.86%) VLAN
15 9 (1.67%) Network Security
16 8 (1.49%) Ethernet
16 8 (1.49%) FTP
17 7 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.12%) MS Access
5 4 (0.74%) Big Data
5 4 (0.74%) MarkLogic
5 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.19%) MySQL
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.19%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.74%) Appium
2 4 (0.74%) MSTest
2 4 (0.74%) Selenium
2 4 (0.74%) SpecFlow
2 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.74%) UI Automator
3 3 (0.56%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 75 (13.94%) Finance
2 53 (9.85%) Banking
3 44 (8.18%) Law
4 23 (4.28%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.72%) Financial Institution
7 17 (3.16%) Legal
8 12 (2.23%) Advertising
9 10 (1.86%) Retail
10 8 (1.49%) Back Office
11 6 (1.12%) German Language
12 4 (0.74%) Publishing
13 3 (0.56%) Electronics
13 3 (0.56%) Games
13 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.56%) Marketing
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 188 (34.94%) Analyst
2 146 (27.14%) Support Engineer
3 133 (24.72%) Support Analyst
4 88 (16.36%) Desktop Support
4 88 (16.36%) IT Support
5 81 (15.06%) IT Engineer
6 71 (13.20%) Windows Support Analyst
7 69 (12.83%) Help Desk Support
8 68 (12.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 66 (12.27%) 1st Line Support
10 61 (11.34%) Desktop Engineer
10 61 (11.34%) Help Desk Analyst
11 60 (11.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 58 (10.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 56 (10.41%) IT Support Engineer
14 52 (9.67%) Service Analyst
15 49 (9.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
15 49 (9.11%) Service Desk Analyst
16 46 (8.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
17 42 (7.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.12%) XML
2 5 (0.93%) .NET
3 4 (0.74%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (0.74%) CSS
3 4 (0.74%) Flash
4 2 (0.37%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.37%) HTML
4 2 (0.37%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.19%) COM
5 1 (0.19%) POSIX
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 148 (27.51%) Blackberry
2 45 (8.36%) iPhone
2 45 (8.36%) PDA
3 29 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.79%) Driving Licence
5 15 (2.79%) Hedge funds
6 14 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.23%) Replication
8 11 (2.04%) Fat Client
8 11 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
8 11 (2.04%) RSA SecurID
8 11 (2.04%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.86%) iPad
10 8 (1.49%) Wiki
11 7 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.30%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.93%) CMDB
12 5 (0.93%) EPoS
13 4 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 538 (100.00%) Windows
2 192 (35.69%) Windows Server
3 185 (34.39%) Windows 7
4 182 (33.83%) Windows 8
5 171 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 162 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 99 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (8.18%) Android
9 42 (7.81%) Linux
10 40 (7.43%) Mac OS X
11 38 (7.06%) Windows Vista
12 24 (4.46%) Apple iOS
13 17 (3.16%) Windows 10
14 13 (2.42%) Mac OS
15 12 (2.23%) Unix
16 11 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (1.30%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
20 2 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (12.64%) ITIL
2 20 (3.72%) Service Management
2 20 (3.72%) Time Management
3 15 (2.79%) Data Protection
4 14 (2.60%) Email Filtering
4 14 (2.60%) Incident Management
4 14 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (2.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (2.23%) E-Commerce
6 12 (2.23%) E-Disclosure
7 11 (2.04%) Application Packaging
7 11 (2.04%) Asset Management
7 11 (2.04%) ETRM
7 11 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 10 (1.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (1.86%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (1.67%) Problem Management
9 9 (1.67%) Service Delivery
10 8 (1.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.57%) SQL
2 14 (2.60%) C
3 9 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (0.93%) C#
4 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.37%) Perl
6 2 (0.37%) PHP
6 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.37%) Python
7 1 (0.19%) AWK
7 1 (0.19%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) Korn
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.19%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) VBA
7 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (5.76%) Degree
3 28 (5.20%) MCSA
4 26 (4.83%) MCSE
5 12 (2.23%) PhD
6 10 (1.86%) CCNA
6 10 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.86%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.67%) MCP
8 8 (1.49%) MCITP
9 7 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.93%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.56%) CCA
13 3 (0.56%) CCNP
13 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.29%) SLA
2 5 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 389 (72.30%) Active Directory
2 70 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (8.74%) Hyper-V
4 30 (5.58%) XenApp
5 29 (5.39%) Terminal Services
6 22 (4.09%) vSphere
7 17 (3.16%) XenServer
8 9 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.67%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.93%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.37%) pfSense
12 1 (0.19%) Docker
12 1 (0.19%) qmail
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (3.53%) Backup Exec
2 16 (2.97%) SCCM
3 12 (2.23%) XenMobile
4 5 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.93%) WSUS
5 4 (0.74%) DameWare
5 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.56%) EnCase
6 3 (0.56%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.56%) Nagios
6 3 (0.56%) vMotion
7 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.19%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.19%) FTK
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 296 (55.02%) Microsoft
2 121 (22.49%) Citrix
3 109 (20.26%) VMware
4 86 (15.99%) HP
5 72 (13.38%) Cisco
6 64 (11.90%) Bloomberg
7 52 (9.67%) iManage
8 36 (6.69%) Dell
8 36 (6.69%) Reuters
9 31 (5.76%) Apple
10 27 (5.02%) Avaya
11 14 (2.60%) Palo Alto
11 14 (2.60%) Polycom
12 13 (2.42%) Fidessa
13 12 (2.23%) Adobe
13 12 (2.23%) EMC
13 12 (2.23%) IronPort
13 12 (2.23%) Veeam
14 11 (2.04%) FactSet
14 11 (2.04%) WatchGuard
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