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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 238 142 119
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 222 433 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 1.96% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 6.76% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 195 314 391
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
5939 6405 5916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.54% 28.92% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5127 5270 5109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Hampshire -28 56 £24,000 -3.03% 3
Surrey -22 55 £27,000 +5.88% 6
Berkshire -75 43 £24,500 -18.33% 6
Buckinghamshire -34 25 £24,000 -7.69% 2
Kent -14 14 £25,000 -12.28% 8
Oxfordshire +7 13 £25,750 -0.96% 1
West Sussex -9 7 £23,500 -6.00% 2
East Sussex +8 4 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Middlesex +2 4 £25,000 +4.16%
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 520 (100.00%) Windows
2 316 (60.77%) Active Directory
3 298 (57.31%) Microsoft
4 242 (46.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 227 (43.65%) Windows 7
6 210 (40.38%) MS Office
7 194 (37.31%) MS Excel
8 192 (36.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 192 (36.92%) Windows 8
9 166 (31.92%) VMware
10 159 (30.58%) MS Exchange
10 159 (30.58%) ITIL
11 139 (26.73%) TCP/IP
12 133 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 123 (23.65%) DNS
14 115 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 113 (21.73%) Citrix
16 105 (20.19%) SLA
17 96 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
18 81 (15.58%) SQL Server
19 80 (15.38%) Firewall
20 78 (15.00%) DHCP
21 74 (14.23%) Windows Vista
22 72 (13.85%) Security Cleared
22 72 (13.85%) SQL
23 71 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
24 69 (13.27%) WAN
25 65 (12.50%) LAN
26 62 (11.92%) Linux
27 61 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 159 (30.58%) MS Exchange
2 71 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 53 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 49 (9.42%) SharePoint
6 40 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 25 (4.81%) Apache
9 22 (4.23%) IIS
10 10 (1.92%) Lync
11 9 (1.73%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (1.54%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.77%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.38%) Drupal
15 2 (0.38%) CMS
15 2 (0.38%) Live Communications Server
15 2 (0.38%) Site Server
15 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 210 (40.38%) MS Office
2 194 (37.31%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.58%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.77%) Maximo
3 3 (0.58%) Academy Housing
3 3 (0.58%) arcHouse
3 3 (0.58%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.58%) Aareon QL
3 3 (0.58%) OPENHousing
3 3 (0.58%) MIS ActiveH
3 3 (0.58%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.54%) Office 365
2 6 (1.15%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 139 (26.73%) TCP/IP
2 123 (23.65%) DNS
3 80 (15.38%) Firewall
4 78 (15.00%) DHCP
5 69 (13.27%) WAN
6 65 (12.50%) LAN
7 47 (9.04%) Internet
8 42 (8.08%) VPN
9 35 (6.73%) SAN
10 23 (4.42%) NAS
11 20 (3.85%) iSCSI
12 19 (3.65%) Intranet
13 18 (3.46%) VLAN
13 18 (3.46%) Wireless
13 18 (3.46%) VoIP
14 16 (3.08%) Ethernet
15 15 (2.88%) HTTP
16 14 (2.69%) Wireshark
17 12 (2.31%) NetScaler
17 12 (2.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (3.27%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.12%) MySQL
7 8 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.38%) IDOL
13 2 (0.38%) DB2
14 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (0.96%) HP UFT
1 5 (0.96%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.19%) FishEye
General
1 47 (9.04%) Finance
2 23 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 21 (4.04%) Back Office
5 13 (2.50%) Retail
6 7 (1.35%) Legal
7 6 (1.15%) Law
8 5 (0.96%) Advertising
9 4 (0.77%) Marketing
10 3 (0.58%) Banking
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 154 (29.62%) Analyst
2 136 (26.15%) Support Engineer
3 98 (18.85%) Support Analyst
4 74 (14.23%) IT Support
5 71 (13.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 59 (11.35%) Desktop Support
6 59 (11.35%) Service Analyst
6 59 (11.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 55 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
8 34 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 31 (5.96%) Technical Support
10 29 (5.58%) IT Support Analyst
11 28 (5.38%) Help Desk Analyst
12 26 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
12 26 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (4.42%) Administrator
13 23 (4.42%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 22 (4.23%) Desktop Analyst
14 22 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
15 21 (4.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.04%) HTML
2 17 (3.27%) .NET
3 13 (2.50%) XML
4 7 (1.35%) MAPI
4 7 (1.35%) COM
4 7 (1.35%) CSS
5 5 (0.96%) J2EE
5 5 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (0.96%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.96%) Web Services
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.58%) Middleware
7 2 (0.38%) ADO
7 2 (0.38%) JSP
7 2 (0.38%) jQuery
7 2 (0.38%) Ext JS
8 1 (0.19%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.19%) Struts
8 1 (0.19%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 31 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.65%) Clustering
4 18 (3.46%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.88%) Device Driver
5 15 (2.88%) Thin Client
5 15 (2.88%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.69%) iPhone
6 14 (2.69%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.50%) Life Science
8 8 (1.54%) Replication
9 7 (1.35%) PDA
9 7 (1.35%) Statistics
9 7 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.96%) iPad
10 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.77%) EPoS
12 3 (0.58%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 520 (100.00%) Windows
2 242 (46.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 227 (43.65%) Windows 7
4 192 (36.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 192 (36.92%) Windows 8
5 133 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (14.23%) Windows Vista
7 62 (11.92%) Linux
8 48 (9.23%) Windows 2000
9 33 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 30 (5.77%) Android
11 23 (4.42%) Mac OS X
12 22 (4.23%) UNIX
13 13 (2.50%) Mac OS
14 12 (2.31%) Apple iOS
14 12 (2.31%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.77%) Solaris
15 4 (0.77%) SUSE
16 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.19%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (30.58%) ITIL
2 40 (7.69%) Service Management
3 27 (5.19%) Time Management
4 19 (3.65%) Migration
4 19 (3.65%) Software Engineering
5 17 (3.27%) Project Management
5 17 (3.27%) Problem Management
5 17 (3.27%) Service Delivery
6 15 (2.88%) CRM
7 13 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 13 (2.50%) Project Planning
7 13 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (2.31%) Multithreading
9 11 (2.12%) Mentoring
10 10 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (1.73%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (1.73%) Software Deployment
12 8 (1.54%) Change Management
12 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
12 8 (1.54%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (13.85%) SQL
2 25 (4.81%) Java
2 25 (4.81%) VB
3 21 (4.04%) C++
4 17 (3.27%) PowerShell
5 13 (2.50%) VC++
6 10 (1.92%) VBScript
7 9 (1.73%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.54%) C#
9 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.15%) VB6
9 6 (1.15%) Ruby
10 5 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.96%) C
11 4 (0.77%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.58%) PHP
13 2 (0.38%) Python
14 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.19%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 96 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (13.85%) Security Cleared
3 55 (10.58%) MCITP
4 54 (10.38%) MCP
5 35 (6.73%) MCSE
6 34 (6.54%) MCTS
7 26 (5.00%) MCDST
8 25 (4.81%) Degree
8 25 (4.81%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.23%) A+ Certification
10 21 (4.04%) MCSA
11 13 (2.50%) CCA
11 13 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (2.31%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (1.92%) CCNA
14 8 (1.54%) MOS
15 5 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (20.19%) SLA
2 6 (1.15%) QA
3 4 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 316 (60.77%) Active Directory
2 115 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (10.58%) Hyper-V
4 45 (8.65%) XenApp
5 26 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 26 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 24 (4.62%) vSphere
7 19 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (3.08%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (1.92%) XenServer
12 4 (0.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.19%) Firmware
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 52 (10.00%) SCCM
2 27 (5.19%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.50%) SCOM
4 12 (2.31%) EdgeSight
5 8 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (1.54%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.15%) WSUS
7 5 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.96%) DameWare
8 3 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.38%) Netcool
9 2 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.19%) Nagios
10 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 298 (57.31%) Microsoft
2 166 (31.92%) VMware
3 113 (21.73%) Citrix
4 47 (9.04%) Cisco
5 35 (6.73%) Apple
6 31 (5.96%) Symantec
7 27 (5.19%) Oracle
8 20 (3.85%) HP
9 18 (3.46%) Avaya
9 18 (3.46%) Juniper
10 15 (2.88%) Dell
11 12 (2.31%) Adobe
11 12 (2.31%) AppSense
12 11 (2.12%) Remedy
12 11 (2.12%) Veeam
13 9 (1.73%) SonicWALL
13 9 (1.73%) McAfee
14 7 (1.35%) Pegasus
14 7 (1.35%) Draytek
14 7 (1.35%) Fortinet
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
Modis International - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
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Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Tadworth
Prospectus IT
Salary: £28000.00 per annum + (Negotiable)
Posted: 17 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Egham
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago