The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 26 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.28% 2.76% 4.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 7.35% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £22,750 £23,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% -38.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £23,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 68 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 50.00% 37.57% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 29
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Maidstone region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Maidstone

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 13 (100.00%) MS Office
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) Aruba
2 12 (92.31%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Lumension
2 12 (92.31%) SonicWALL
2 12 (92.31%) Websense
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) CRM
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 7 (53.85%) CCSE
4 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 7 (53.85%) JNCIS
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
1 7 (53.85%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCSE
3 7 (53.85%) JNCIS
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) CCSA
5 5 (38.46%) CCSP
5 5 (38.46%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 12 (92.31%) Aruba
2 12 (92.31%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Lumension
2 12 (92.31%) SonicWALL
2 12 (92.31%) Websense
3 5 (38.46%) Clearswift
3 5 (38.46%) Trend Micro