The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 145 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 425 449 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.94% 2.07% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.50% 7.43% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 313 383 460
Average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6534 6042 6969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.90% 27.90% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5345 5054 6186
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the South East

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows XP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Berkshire +27 134 £26,000 +1.96% 3
Hampshire -11 133 £25,000 +4.16% 12
Surrey -53 65 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 46 £25,500 +6.25% 4
Kent +8 25 £22,500 -3.22% 1
Oxfordshire -2 7 £28,000 +21.73% 1
East Sussex -14 5 £31,500 +7.46% 1
Middlesex -3 2 £30,500 +12.96%
West Sussex -27 2 £23,000 -35.66%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 900 (100.00%) Windows
2 498 (55.33%) Active Directory
3 494 (54.89%) Microsoft
4 451 (50.11%) Windows 7
5 390 (43.33%) MS Office
6 378 (42.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 372 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 363 (40.33%) MS Excel
9 337 (37.44%) MS Exchange
10 248 (27.56%) SQL
11 233 (25.89%) Security Cleared
12 226 (25.11%) VMware
12 226 (25.11%) ITIL
13 217 (24.11%) Citrix
14 209 (23.22%) DNS
15 177 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 172 (19.11%) Windows 8
17 165 (18.33%) SC Cleared
18 152 (16.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 152 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
19 133 (14.78%) DV Cleared
19 133 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
20 131 (14.56%) Windows Vista
21 127 (14.11%) SLA
22 122 (13.56%) Blackberry
23 119 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010
23 119 (13.22%) SQL Server
24 114 (12.67%) SCCM
25 107 (11.89%) DHCP
26 104 (11.56%) Oracle

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 337 (37.44%) MS Exchange
2 152 (16.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 119 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 92 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 67 (7.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 57 (6.33%) SharePoint
7 49 (5.44%) Live Communications Server
8 31 (3.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 30 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (3.00%) IIS
11 26 (2.89%) SharePoint Server
12 14 (1.56%) Oracle 10gAS
12 14 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
13 11 (1.22%) Tomcat
14 9 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.89%) Documentum
16 7 (0.78%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.78%) MS Project Server
16 7 (0.78%) Lync
17 6 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 390 (43.33%) MS Office
2 363 (40.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.33%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.33%) Maximo
2 5 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) SalesLogix
3 2 (0.22%) BPCS
4 1 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 209 (23.22%) DNS
2 107 (11.89%) DHCP
3 96 (10.67%) TCP/IP
4 84 (9.33%) Firewall
5 79 (8.78%) WAN
6 76 (8.44%) LAN
7 70 (7.78%) Internet
8 61 (6.78%) VPN
9 54 (6.00%) SAN
10 23 (2.56%) Wireless
11 19 (2.11%) iSCSI
12 18 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (1.89%) VoIP
14 16 (1.78%) ADSL
14 16 (1.78%) SSL
15 15 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (1.56%) VLAN
16 14 (1.56%) Wireshark
17 13 (1.44%) Network Security
18 12 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (2.89%) Oracle Database
4 24 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.00%) MS Access
6 18 (2.00%) MySQL
7 14 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 14 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 14 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.33%) IDOL
12 3 (0.33%) Informix
13 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.11%) QlikView
14 1 (0.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (4.33%) TestDirector
2 35 (3.89%) LoadRunner
3 29 (3.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (3.00%) MSI
5 23 (2.56%) WinRunner
6 14 (1.56%) Toad
6 14 (1.56%) JDeveloper
6 14 (1.56%) PVCS
6 14 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (1.33%) SilkPerformer
8 8 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.44%) Wise Package Studio
10 3 (0.33%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.22%) Selenium
12 1 (0.11%) AdminStudio
12 1 (0.11%) Subversion
12 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.11%) Ant
12 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (8.00%) Retail
2 71 (7.89%) Finance
3 65 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.44%) Back Office
5 17 (1.89%) Law
6 16 (1.78%) Legal
7 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.44%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.33%) Advertising
9 3 (0.33%) Military
9 3 (0.33%) Banking
10 2 (0.22%) Publishing
10 2 (0.22%) Electronics
10 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.11%) Automotive
11 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 250 (27.78%) Analyst
2 249 (27.67%) Support Engineer
3 155 (17.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 137 (15.22%) Support Analyst
5 90 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 90 (10.00%) IT Support
6 81 (9.00%) Service Analyst
6 81 (9.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 69 (7.67%) 1st Line Support
8 67 (7.44%) Desktop Support
9 65 (7.22%) Technical Support
10 59 (6.56%) Help Desk Support
11 50 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
12 42 (4.67%) Consultant
12 42 (4.67%) Applications Support
13 40 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
14 39 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
14 39 (4.33%) Administrator
14 39 (4.33%) Messaging Engineer
14 39 (4.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.33%) HTML
2 16 (1.78%) .NET
3 14 (1.56%) Oracle ADF
4 11 (1.22%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.00%) jQuery
6 7 (0.78%) XML
6 7 (0.78%) CSS
7 6 (0.67%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.56%) MAPI
9 4 (0.44%) Middleware
9 4 (0.44%) XHTML
9 4 (0.44%) WAP
9 4 (0.44%) WCF
9 4 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.22%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.22%) JSP
10 2 (0.22%) COM
11 1 (0.11%) EJB
11 1 (0.11%) J2EE
11 1 (0.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 122 (13.56%) Blackberry
2 100 (11.11%) Clustering
3 33 (3.67%) Thin Client
3 33 (3.67%) Fat Client
4 32 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.11%) Replication
6 20 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.00%) EPoS
8 16 (1.78%) AS400
8 16 (1.78%) iPhone
8 16 (1.78%) Statistics
9 13 (1.44%) PDA
9 13 (1.44%) iSeries
10 12 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.22%) Computer Science
12 7 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.56%) Life Science
14 4 (0.44%) Streaming Video
15 3 (0.33%) PKI
15 3 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 900 (100.00%) Windows
2 451 (50.11%) Windows 7
3 378 (42.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 372 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 172 (19.11%) Windows 8
6 152 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 131 (14.56%) Windows Vista
8 77 (8.56%) Windows 2000
9 71 (7.89%) Linux
10 47 (5.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 42 (4.67%) UNIX
12 25 (2.78%) Android
13 21 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
14 18 (2.00%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.33%) Solaris
16 8 (0.89%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.56%) openSUSE
18 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (25.11%) ITIL
2 70 (7.78%) Service Delivery
3 65 (7.22%) Incident Management
4 49 (5.44%) Time Management
4 49 (5.44%) Change Management
5 44 (4.89%) Test Automation
5 44 (4.89%) Test Scripting
6 41 (4.56%) High Availability
7 40 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 37 (4.11%) Migration
9 36 (4.00%) Service Management
10 35 (3.89%) Software Distribution
11 34 (3.78%) CRM
12 32 (3.56%) Problem Management
13 30 (3.33%) Software Deployment
14 28 (3.11%) Root Cause Analysis
15 25 (2.78%) Regression Testing
16 20 (2.22%) TOGAF
17 16 (1.78%) Data Analysis
17 16 (1.78%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 248 (27.56%) SQL
2 63 (7.00%) PowerShell
3 43 (4.78%) VBScript
4 30 (3.33%) VB
5 22 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 14 (1.56%) Java
6 14 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.11%) Shell Script
8 8 (0.89%) C#
9 6 (0.67%) Python
10 5 (0.56%) Perl
11 4 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.33%) C++
13 2 (0.22%) C
14 1 (0.11%) Delphi
14 1 (0.11%) PHP
14 1 (0.11%) Ruby
14 1 (0.11%) PHP5
14 1 (0.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 233 (25.89%) Security Cleared
2 165 (18.33%) SC Cleared
3 133 (14.78%) DV Cleared
3 133 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (9.67%) MCSE
5 58 (6.44%) MCP
6 50 (5.56%) ISEB
7 45 (5.00%) Degree
8 38 (4.22%) MCSA
9 36 (4.00%) MCITP
10 32 (3.56%) ISTQB
11 30 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (3.00%) MCTS
13 20 (2.22%) CCNA
14 16 (1.78%) CCA
14 16 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (1.44%) MCDST
16 12 (1.33%) HND
16 12 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (14.11%) SLA
2 10 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 498 (55.33%) Active Directory
2 177 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (9.78%) XenApp
4 82 (9.11%) Hyper-V
5 35 (3.89%) VMware ESX
6 34 (3.78%) Terminal Services
7 30 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (2.78%) vSphere
9 23 (2.56%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (1.56%) XenServer
12 12 (1.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 10 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.56%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.44%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.22%) Firmware
16 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.11%) IAG
17 1 (0.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 114 (12.67%) SCCM
2 66 (7.33%) Backup Exec
3 54 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
4 51 (5.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 40 (4.44%) Netcool
6 35 (3.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 27 (3.00%) SCOM
8 22 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
9 20 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (1.78%) NetBackup
11 15 (1.67%) Tivoli
11 15 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 14 (1.56%) EdgeSight
13 13 (1.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 13 (1.44%) Unicenter
13 13 (1.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 12 (1.33%) WSUS
15 3 (0.33%) DameWare
16 2 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
17 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 494 (54.89%) Microsoft
2 226 (25.11%) VMware
3 217 (24.11%) Citrix
4 104 (11.56%) Oracle
5 102 (11.33%) HP
6 85 (9.44%) Cisco
7 76 (8.44%) Fujitsu
8 64 (7.11%) Symantec
9 51 (5.67%) McAfee
10 35 (3.89%) Veritas
11 30 (3.33%) Apple
12 29 (3.22%) EMC
12 29 (3.22%) SonicWALL
13 22 (2.44%) Lumension
13 22 (2.44%) Dell
14 20 (2.22%) Juniper
14 20 (2.22%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.11%) IBM
16 17 (1.89%) Blue Coat
17 16 (1.78%) Meridio
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum + Parking pension childcare vouchers, BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension, 25 days leave
Posted: 16 days ago
Aldershot
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £12000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum + bupa, pension, 20 days hol
Posted: 26 days ago