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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 297 213 179
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 147 283 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 1.37% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 4.70% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 122 228 325
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £19,250 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-3.77% +3.92%
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
5593 6018 6211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 29.20% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4833 5051 5253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -17 50 £28,000 - 2
Hampshire -19 25 £21,750 -24.34% 1
Berkshire -31 25 £26,500 +11.57% 5
West Sussex -12 16 £45,000 +76.47% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £20,000 -18.36% 4
Oxfordshire -3 9 £25,000 -37.50% 1
East Sussex +17 4 £33,500 +81.08% 3
Kent -13 4 £27,750 -7.50%
Middlesex +6 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 334 (100.00%) Windows
2 213 (63.77%) Active Directory
3 209 (62.57%) Microsoft
4 172 (51.50%) Windows 8
5 165 (49.40%) MS Office
6 157 (47.01%) Windows 7
7 147 (44.01%) Windows Server
8 136 (40.72%) MS Excel
9 130 (38.92%) MS Exchange
10 102 (30.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (26.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 83 (24.85%) VMware
13 77 (23.05%) Citrix
14 69 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 66 (19.76%) TCP/IP
16 64 (19.16%) Microsoft Certification
17 56 (16.77%) Windows Vista
18 53 (15.87%) SLA
19 52 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 52 (15.57%) Office 365
20 47 (14.07%) ITIL
21 46 (13.77%) Firewall
22 43 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
22 43 (12.87%) SQL Server
23 42 (12.57%) Cisco
23 42 (12.57%) DNS
24 41 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
25 38 (11.38%) Hyper-V
26 37 (11.08%) VPN
27 35 (10.48%) Mentoring

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 130 (38.92%) MS Exchange
2 43 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 34 (10.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (7.78%) SharePoint
6 23 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.59%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.40%) IIS
9 5 (1.50%) OpenEdge
9 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.90%) Apache
10 3 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 165 (49.40%) MS Office
2 136 (40.72%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (15.57%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (19.76%) TCP/IP
2 46 (13.77%) Firewall
3 42 (12.57%) DNS
4 37 (11.08%) VPN
5 30 (8.98%) SAN
6 29 (8.68%) LAN
6 29 (8.68%) WAN
7 27 (8.08%) DHCP
8 18 (5.39%) Internet
9 17 (5.09%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (4.19%) SSL
11 9 (2.69%) 3G
11 9 (2.69%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (2.10%) NAS
13 7 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.50%) Extranet
14 5 (1.50%) PSTN
14 5 (1.50%) SS7
14 5 (1.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Selenium
2 5 (1.50%) MSI
2 5 (1.50%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.60%) JIRA
3 2 (0.60%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.60%) Subversion
3 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (9.28%) Retail
2 16 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.69%) German Language
5 8 (2.40%) Finance
5 8 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.80%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.80%) Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Back Office
7 5 (1.50%) Electronics
8 4 (1.20%) Billing
8 4 (1.20%) French Language
8 4 (1.20%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.90%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.90%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.30%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 116 (34.73%) Analyst
2 75 (22.46%) Support Engineer
3 73 (21.86%) IT Support
4 72 (21.56%) Support Analyst
5 64 (19.16%) 1st Line Support
6 57 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 50 (14.97%) Service Analyst
7 50 (14.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 45 (13.47%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 42 (12.57%) Service Desk Support
10 40 (11.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 39 (11.68%) Help Desk Support
11 39 (11.68%) Technical Support
12 38 (11.38%) Desktop Support
13 34 (10.18%) Help Desk Analyst
14 32 (9.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 31 (9.28%) Service Desk Support Analyst
16 29 (8.68%) IT Engineer
17 28 (8.38%) Support Technician
18 25 (7.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.89%) .NET
2 6 (1.80%) .NET Framework
2 6 (1.80%) HTML
2 6 (1.80%) REST
2 6 (1.80%) SOAP
2 6 (1.80%) WCF
2 6 (1.80%) Web Services
2 6 (1.80%) WPF
2 6 (1.80%) XML
3 5 (1.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 3 (0.90%) J2EE
5 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.29%) Blackberry
3 17 (5.09%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.79%) FMCG
5 13 (3.89%) Smartphone
6 12 (3.59%) Driving Licence
6 12 (3.59%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.29%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.69%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.69%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.50%) EPoS
10 5 (1.50%) Life Science
11 4 (1.20%) Clustering
11 4 (1.20%) Cybercrime
11 4 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.20%) Handset
11 4 (1.20%) iPad
12 3 (0.90%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 334 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (51.50%) Windows 8
3 157 (47.01%) Windows 7
4 147 (44.01%) Windows Server
5 102 (30.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (26.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (16.77%) Windows Vista
8 52 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (8.68%) Android
10 27 (8.08%) Apple iOS
10 27 (8.08%) Windows 10
11 25 (7.49%) Linux
12 15 (4.49%) Windows 2000
12 15 (4.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (2.69%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.40%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.50%) Unix
16 3 (0.90%) Solaris
16 3 (0.90%) SUSE
17 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.07%) ITIL
2 35 (10.48%) Mentoring
3 25 (7.49%) Service Management
4 22 (6.59%) Service Delivery
5 16 (4.79%) Migration
6 13 (3.89%) Software Deployment
7 10 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (2.69%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (2.40%) Application Packaging
9 8 (2.40%) CRM
9 8 (2.40%) Manual Testing
9 8 (2.40%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.40%) SDLC
9 8 (2.40%) System Testing
10 7 (2.10%) Project Management
10 7 (2.10%) Quality Management
11 6 (1.80%) Coaching
11 6 (1.80%) ERP
11 6 (1.80%) OO
11 6 (1.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.08%) SQL
2 9 (2.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.10%) C#
3 7 (2.10%) VBScript
4 6 (1.80%) C++
4 6 (1.80%) C++/CLI
4 6 (1.80%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.50%) OpenEdge ABL
5 5 (1.50%) Progress 4GL
5 5 (1.50%) VB
6 2 (0.60%) C
6 2 (0.60%) Java
7 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (19.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (9.88%) Degree
3 27 (8.08%) MCSE
4 24 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (7.19%) Security Cleared
5 23 (6.89%) CCNA
6 19 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.89%) MCP
8 12 (3.59%) MCDST
9 10 (2.99%) MCITP
10 8 (2.40%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.10%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.50%) Dell Certification
12 5 (1.50%) HND
13 4 (1.20%) MCSA
14 3 (0.90%) GNVQ
14 3 (0.90%) MOS
15 2 (0.60%) CITP
15 2 (0.60%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (15.87%) SLA
2 5 (1.50%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 213 (63.77%) Active Directory
2 69 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (11.38%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 14 (4.19%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.99%) XenApp
7 8 (2.40%) vSphere
8 7 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.80%) XenServer
10 5 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (6.59%) Backup Exec
2 18 (5.39%) SCCM
3 8 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.50%) AppDNA
5 4 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.90%) WSUS
7 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) DameWare
8 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 209 (62.57%) Microsoft
2 83 (24.85%) VMware
3 77 (23.05%) Citrix
4 42 (12.57%) Cisco
5 34 (10.18%) HP
6 30 (8.98%) Dell
7 24 (7.19%) Symantec
8 23 (6.89%) IBM
9 15 (4.49%) Oracle
10 14 (4.19%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.10%) LANDesk
12 6 (1.80%) Remedy
13 5 (1.50%) Acronis
13 5 (1.50%) AppSense
13 5 (1.50%) BMC
13 5 (1.50%) EMC
13 5 (1.50%) Intel Security
13 5 (1.50%) Progress
14 4 (1.20%) Apple
14 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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