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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 271 224 165
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -59
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 449 670 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.38% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 5.01% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 387 617 672
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
11911 13363 11929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.42% 27.46% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10260 11450 10186
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 80 £32,000 -1.53% 9
Docklands, London +10 16 £69,500 +6.92%
Canary Wharf - 11 £65,000 -
Ealing - 7 £55,000 -
Chessington - 7 £24,000 -
Croydon +10 5 £25,000 -
Bromley +4 5 £22,500 - 1
Southwark - 4 £35,000 -
Wembley - 4 £22,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +7 3 £46,250 +92.70%
Brentford -1 3 £37,500 +53.06%
Wimbledon -8 3 £44,000 +49.15%
Twickenham - 3 £35,000 -
Mayfair +2 2 £20,250 -44.52%
Southall - 2 £25,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £37,500 -
Hounslow +12 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Sidcup 0 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Uxbridge -13 1 £23,000 -19.29%
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £30,000 -
Hayes - 1 £40,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1098 (100.00%) Windows
2 778 (70.86%) Active Directory
3 667 (60.75%) Microsoft
4 531 (48.36%) MS Office
5 453 (41.26%) MS Exchange
6 394 (35.88%) Windows 7
7 377 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 369 (33.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 353 (32.15%) MS Excel
10 333 (30.33%) Windows 8
11 279 (25.41%) VMware
12 276 (25.14%) Blackberry
13 247 (22.50%) Citrix
14 244 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 229 (20.86%) TCP/IP
16 225 (20.49%) Finance
17 223 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
18 211 (19.22%) Firewall
19 210 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 203 (18.49%) ITIL
21 195 (17.76%) DNS
22 189 (17.21%) Windows Vista
23 184 (16.76%) Cisco
24 175 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
25 173 (15.76%) SQL
26 159 (14.48%) DHCP
27 151 (13.75%) VPN
28 147 (13.39%) LAN
29 140 (12.75%) WAN
30 132 (12.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 453 (41.26%) MS Exchange
2 175 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 132 (12.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 130 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 115 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 100 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 53 (4.83%) IIS
8 52 (4.74%) Lync
9 47 (4.28%) SharePoint
10 25 (2.28%) WorkSite
11 20 (1.82%) Apache
12 19 (1.73%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.18%) nginx
15 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.091%) SAS
16 1 (0.091%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.091%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 531 (48.36%) MS Office
2 353 (32.15%) MS Excel
3 96 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.091%) MS Project
9 1 (0.091%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.46%) BASE24
2 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (0.27%) assyst
4 2 (0.18%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.091%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.091%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.01%) Office 365
2 22 (2.00%) Google Apps
3 20 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.55%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.46%) Yammer
7 2 (0.18%) SaaS
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.18%) Datadog
7 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.091%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.091%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 229 (20.86%) TCP/IP
2 211 (19.22%) Firewall
3 195 (17.76%) DNS
4 159 (14.48%) DHCP
5 151 (13.75%) VPN
6 147 (13.39%) LAN
7 140 (12.75%) WAN
8 86 (7.83%) VoIP
9 85 (7.74%) SAN
10 69 (6.28%) Internet
11 61 (5.56%) Wireless
12 32 (2.91%) NAS
13 25 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (2.00%) SSL
14 22 (2.00%) ADSL
15 21 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
16 20 (1.82%) FTP
17 16 (1.46%) VLAN
18 15 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 24 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
6 21 (1.91%) Cognos Report Studio
6 21 (1.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 20 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.91%) Cognos Transformer
12 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (0.73%) Oracle OWB
13 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (2.46%) Toad
2 13 (1.18%) MSI
3 12 (1.09%) InstallShield
4 9 (0.82%) SpecFlow
5 8 (0.73%) Rational Performance Tester
5 8 (0.73%) Facilita Forecast
5 8 (0.73%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.27%) Subversion
7 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.18%) Serena SBM
7 2 (0.18%) JIRA
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.091%) Ant
8 1 (0.091%) Selenium
8 1 (0.091%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.091%) WebDriver
General
1 225 (20.49%) Finance
2 114 (10.38%) Law
3 102 (9.29%) Legal
4 89 (8.11%) Banking
5 37 (3.37%) Advertising
6 30 (2.73%) Retail
6 30 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.09%) Back Office
10 11 (1.00%) Marketing
11 7 (0.64%) Front Office
12 6 (0.55%) Billing
12 6 (0.55%) Publishing
13 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.091%) Electronics
14 1 (0.091%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.091%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 398 (36.25%) Analyst
2 272 (24.77%) Support Analyst
3 209 (19.03%) Support Engineer
4 172 (15.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 128 (11.66%) Desktop Support
6 102 (9.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 99 (9.02%) IT Support
8 95 (8.65%) Service Analyst
9 83 (7.56%) 1st Line Support
10 68 (6.19%) Desktop Analyst
11 58 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support
12 51 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 50 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 50 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
14 49 (4.46%) Help Desk Analyst
15 45 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 40 (3.64%) IT Support Analyst
17 37 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
18 36 (3.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 32 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.91%) HTML
2 15 (1.37%) Application Packaging
3 14 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
4 11 (1.00%) XML
5 10 (0.91%) Software Packaging
5 10 (0.91%) Web Services
6 9 (0.82%) SAML
7 7 (0.64%) SOAP
8 6 (0.55%) X-Windows
8 6 (0.55%) J2EE
9 5 (0.46%) COM
9 5 (0.46%) CSS
10 4 (0.36%) WSH
11 3 (0.27%) LAMP
11 3 (0.27%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.18%) Play Framework
13 1 (0.091%) .NET
13 1 (0.091%) LINQ
13 1 (0.091%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 276 (25.14%) Blackberry
2 78 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (6.56%) iPhone
4 58 (5.28%) PDA
5 38 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.09%) iPad
7 22 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.91%) Hedge funds
9 18 (1.64%) Replication
10 15 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.00%) Smartphone
12 10 (0.91%) Fat Client
12 10 (0.91%) Equities
12 10 (0.91%) CCTV
12 10 (0.91%) Thin Client
13 9 (0.82%) Open Source
14 8 (0.73%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.73%) Social Network
15 7 (0.64%) Robotics
15 7 (0.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1098 (100.00%) Windows
2 394 (35.88%) Windows 7
3 377 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 369 (33.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 333 (30.33%) Windows 8
6 244 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 189 (17.21%) Windows Vista
8 115 (10.47%) Mac OS X
9 81 (7.38%) Android
10 73 (6.65%) Linux
11 54 (4.92%) UNIX
12 45 (4.10%) Mac OS
13 44 (4.01%) Apple iOS
14 23 (2.09%) Solaris
15 15 (1.37%) Windows 2000
16 12 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (1.09%) Windows NT
17 11 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
19 6 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (18.49%) ITIL
2 80 (7.29%) Migration
3 66 (6.01%) Service Delivery
4 62 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 48 (4.37%) Time Management
6 45 (4.10%) Service Management
7 42 (3.83%) CRM
8 40 (3.64%) Project Management
9 39 (3.55%) Mentoring
10 34 (3.10%) Business Continuity
10 34 (3.10%) Data Management
11 32 (2.91%) ETL
11 32 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (2.46%) Data Modelling
13 25 (2.28%) Incident Management
14 23 (2.09%) E-Commerce
14 23 (2.09%) Data Governance
14 23 (2.09%) Change Control
14 23 (2.09%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (15.76%) SQL
2 41 (3.73%) PowerShell
3 27 (2.46%) C#
4 26 (2.37%) Perl
5 19 (1.73%) Java
5 19 (1.73%) C
6 17 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.37%) C++
7 15 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 14 (1.28%) Python
9 12 (1.09%) PHP
10 7 (0.64%) VBScript
10 7 (0.64%) Ruby
10 7 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.46%) COBOL
11 5 (0.46%) JCL
11 5 (0.46%) PL/1
12 2 (0.18%) Scala
12 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.091%) VBA
Qualifications
1 223 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 130 (11.84%) Degree
3 123 (11.20%) MCSE
4 84 (7.65%) MCITP
5 81 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (7.38%) CCNA
6 70 (6.38%) MCP
7 51 (4.64%) MCSA
8 47 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (2.73%) CCA
9 30 (2.73%) Citrix Certification
10 27 (2.46%) JNCIA
11 20 (1.82%) MCTS
12 19 (1.73%) MOS
13 18 (1.64%) CCNP
14 17 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.28%) MCDST
16 13 (1.18%) A+ Certification
17 11 (1.00%) PhD
17 11 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (10.20%) SLA
2 22 (2.00%) QA
3 6 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.46%) COBIT
4 5 (0.46%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 778 (70.86%) Active Directory
2 210 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 83 (7.56%) XenApp
5 56 (5.10%) Terminal Services
6 36 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 30 (2.73%) vSphere
8 29 (2.64%) XenServer
9 28 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (1.37%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.91%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.82%) ISA Server
13 9 (0.82%) iptables
14 5 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.27%) NFS
15 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.091%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 105 (9.56%) SCCM
2 45 (4.10%) Backup Exec
3 42 (3.83%) SCOM
4 17 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (1.28%) WSUS
6 10 (0.91%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.64%) Casper Suite
8 5 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.36%) WMI
9 4 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.27%) Unicenter
10 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.18%) Puppet
11 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 667 (60.75%) Microsoft
2 279 (25.41%) VMware
3 247 (22.50%) Citrix
4 184 (16.76%) Cisco
5 121 (11.02%) HP
6 107 (9.74%) Apple
7 74 (6.74%) Oracle
8 72 (6.56%) Symantec
9 65 (5.92%) Juniper
10 61 (5.56%) Bloomberg
11 48 (4.37%) Dell
12 38 (3.46%) Reuters
13 29 (2.64%) Avaya
13 29 (2.64%) Cognos
13 29 (2.64%) CheckPoint
14 24 (2.19%) EMC
15 23 (2.09%) McAfee
16 22 (2.00%) Altiris
17 21 (1.91%) Google
18 20 (1.82%) Remedy
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27500 - £34000 per annum + Benefits, Overtime, On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum Salary is approx 40K-52k base + bonu
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Explore Group
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,500 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Paackage
Posted: 12 days ago
Romford, Essex
Utilize
Salary: From £18,000 to £32,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago