The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 158 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 390 546 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 2.47% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.04% 8.46% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 311 446 445
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6457 6453 6675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.44% 29.14% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 5567 5797
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +8 115 £30,000 +9.09% 21
Hampshire -32 97 £26,000 -5.45% 6
Surrey -22 71 £28,000 +6.26% 8
Buckinghamshire -17 45 £25,500 -8.10% 9
West Sussex -24 22 £25,500 -15.00% 4
Kent -10 18 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Oxfordshire -31 15 £23,500 -27.13% 3
East Sussex -26 13 £24,000 -16.52% 4
Middlesex +5 2 £24,000 -27.27%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 776 (100.00%) Windows
2 455 (58.63%) Active Directory
3 417 (53.74%) Microsoft
4 372 (47.94%) Windows 7
5 350 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 340 (43.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 330 (42.53%) MS Excel
8 326 (42.01%) MS Office
9 277 (35.70%) MS Exchange
10 229 (29.51%) ITIL
11 190 (24.48%) SQL
12 174 (22.42%) Citrix
13 172 (22.16%) VMware
14 167 (21.52%) DNS
15 151 (19.46%) Windows 8
16 128 (16.49%) SLA
16 128 (16.49%) SQL Server
16 128 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2003
17 123 (15.85%) TCP/IP
18 120 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 113 (14.56%) Security Cleared
20 112 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
20 112 (14.43%) Windows Vista
21 111 (14.30%) Windows Server 2012
22 102 (13.14%) VPN
23 101 (13.02%) Cisco
24 96 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
24 96 (12.37%) Windows 2000
25 95 (12.24%) LAN
25 95 (12.24%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 277 (35.70%) MS Exchange
2 128 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 112 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 84 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 72 (9.28%) SharePoint
6 55 (7.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (5.54%) IIS
8 35 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 27 (3.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 20 (2.58%) Lync
10 20 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
11 17 (2.19%) Live Communications Server
12 16 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (1.80%) IBM Notes
14 11 (1.42%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (1.03%) GroupWise
16 6 (0.77%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.64%) Oracle 10gAS
17 5 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
17 5 (0.64%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 330 (42.53%) MS Excel
2 326 (42.01%) MS Office
3 22 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.26%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (2.06%) Maximo
2 4 (0.52%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.68%) Office 365
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 167 (21.52%) DNS
2 123 (15.85%) TCP/IP
3 102 (13.14%) VPN
4 95 (12.24%) LAN
4 95 (12.24%) Firewall
5 85 (10.95%) WAN
6 84 (10.82%) DHCP
7 67 (8.63%) Internet
8 51 (6.57%) SAN
9 34 (4.38%) VoIP
10 31 (3.99%) Wireless
11 30 (3.87%) SSL
12 19 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (2.32%) FTP
14 15 (1.93%) Broadband
14 15 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (1.93%) VLAN
15 14 (1.80%) IP Telephony
15 14 (1.80%) HTTP
15 14 (1.80%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.93%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.29%) MS Access
8 10 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.90%) IDOL
10 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.64%) MySQL
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.45%) MSI
2 15 (1.93%) TestDirector
3 7 (0.90%) LoadRunner
4 6 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (0.77%) WinRunner
5 5 (0.64%) Toad
5 5 (0.64%) JDeveloper
5 5 (0.64%) PVCS
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.52%) Subversion
6 4 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.39%) Wise Package Studio
7 3 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.39%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.39%) JIRA
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.39%) InstallShield
7 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 95 (12.24%) Finance
2 54 (6.96%) Telecoms
2 54 (6.96%) Retail
3 28 (3.61%) Back Office
4 16 (2.06%) Law
5 12 (1.55%) Legal
5 12 (1.55%) French Language
6 10 (1.29%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.16%) German Language
7 9 (1.16%) Italian Language
7 9 (1.16%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.64%) Automotive
9 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.52%) Electronics
9 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.52%) Billing
9 4 (0.52%) Games
9 4 (0.52%) Swedish Language
9 4 (0.52%) Russian Language
9 4 (0.52%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 258 (33.25%) Analyst
2 174 (22.42%) Support Analyst
3 173 (22.29%) Support Engineer
4 131 (16.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 110 (14.18%) IT Support
6 92 (11.86%) Desktop Support
7 87 (11.21%) 1st Line Support
8 64 (8.25%) Service Analyst
9 63 (8.12%) Service Desk Analyst
10 58 (7.47%) Desktop Analyst
11 52 (6.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 52 (6.70%) Help Desk Support
12 48 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 44 (5.67%) Technical Support
14 43 (5.54%) Applications Support
14 43 (5.54%) Help Desk Analyst
15 34 (4.38%) Administrator
15 34 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
16 33 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
17 32 (4.12%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.15%) .NET
2 17 (2.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (1.93%) HTML
4 10 (1.29%) XML
4 10 (1.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (0.77%) ODBC
5 6 (0.77%) CSS
5 6 (0.77%) COM
6 5 (0.64%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (0.52%) WCF
7 4 (0.52%) jQuery
7 4 (0.52%) SOAP
7 4 (0.52%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.39%) Middleware
8 3 (0.39%) Web Services
8 3 (0.39%) REST
8 3 (0.39%) WPF
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.13%) HTML5
10 1 (0.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.98%) Blackberry
2 51 (6.57%) Clustering
3 30 (3.87%) Thin Client
3 30 (3.87%) Fat Client
4 27 (3.48%) iPhone
5 21 (2.71%) EPoS
6 19 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.32%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.68%) Replication
8 13 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.55%) iPad
10 8 (1.03%) Statistics
11 7 (0.90%) PKI
12 6 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.52%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.52%) Firmware
14 3 (0.39%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.39%) NHS
14 3 (0.39%) Handset
14 3 (0.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 776 (100.00%) Windows
2 372 (47.94%) Windows 7
3 350 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 340 (43.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (19.46%) Windows 8
6 112 (14.43%) Windows Vista
7 111 (14.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 96 (12.37%) Windows 2000
9 70 (9.02%) Linux
10 28 (3.61%) UNIX
10 28 (3.61%) Android
11 16 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
12 15 (1.93%) Windows Phone
13 13 (1.68%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.64%) CentOS
17 4 (0.52%) AIX
18 3 (0.39%) Windows XP Embedded
18 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (29.51%) ITIL
2 48 (6.19%) Service Management
3 46 (5.93%) Service Delivery
4 39 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (4.77%) Incident Management
5 37 (4.77%) Problem Management
6 35 (4.51%) Time Management
7 34 (4.38%) Software Distribution
8 29 (3.74%) Change Management
9 23 (2.96%) CRM
10 17 (2.19%) Project Management
10 17 (2.19%) ITSM
11 14 (1.80%) High Availability
12 13 (1.68%) Test Scripting
13 12 (1.55%) Performance Testing
13 12 (1.55%) Document Management
13 12 (1.55%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (1.42%) Asset Management
15 9 (1.16%) Software Engineering
15 9 (1.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 190 (24.48%) SQL
2 31 (3.99%) PowerShell
3 26 (3.35%) VBScript
4 22 (2.84%) VB
5 14 (1.80%) T-SQL
5 14 (1.80%) C
6 12 (1.55%) C++
6 12 (1.55%) Java
7 8 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 7 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.90%) C#
9 6 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.39%) C++/CLI
10 3 (0.39%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.26%) VB6
12 1 (0.13%) Python
12 1 (0.13%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 113 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 96 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (11.08%) SC Cleared
4 63 (8.12%) MCSE
5 61 (7.86%) DV Cleared
6 52 (6.70%) MCP
6 52 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (5.80%) CCNA
8 42 (5.41%) MCITP
9 40 (5.15%) Degree
10 23 (2.96%) CCNP
11 22 (2.84%) MCSA
12 17 (2.19%) ISEB
13 12 (1.55%) MCTS
14 11 (1.42%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.42%) CCIE
14 11 (1.42%) ISTQB
14 11 (1.42%) MCDST
15 10 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (16.49%) SLA
2 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.52%) QA
4 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 455 (58.63%) Active Directory
2 120 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (10.95%) Hyper-V
4 57 (7.35%) XenApp
5 27 (3.48%) Terminal Services
6 20 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.45%) VMware ESX
8 17 (2.19%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 14 (1.80%) vSphere
11 11 (1.42%) Terminal Server
11 11 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.90%) Xen
13 6 (0.77%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.52%) UAG
14 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.52%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.52%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 73 (9.41%) SCCM
2 33 (4.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 30 (3.87%) Backup Exec
4 26 (3.35%) Tivoli
5 24 (3.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (2.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 19 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (2.19%) Netcool
9 16 (2.06%) NetBackup
9 16 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (1.29%) ServiceCenter
12 7 (0.90%) SCOM
12 7 (0.90%) DameWare
13 5 (0.64%) MOM
13 5 (0.64%) OpenView
14 4 (0.52%) Unicenter
14 4 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 3 (0.39%) WSUS
16 2 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 417 (53.74%) Microsoft
2 174 (22.42%) Citrix
3 172 (22.16%) VMware
4 101 (13.02%) Cisco
5 84 (10.82%) Symantec
6 72 (9.28%) HP
7 70 (9.02%) Oracle
8 40 (5.15%) Fujitsu
9 37 (4.77%) Dell
10 30 (3.87%) IBM
10 30 (3.87%) Apple
11 20 (2.58%) Intel
12 17 (2.19%) Sage
12 17 (2.19%) SonicWALL
13 16 (2.06%) Meridio
13 16 (2.06%) Remedy
13 16 (2.06%) Juniper
14 15 (1.93%) EMC
15 14 (1.80%) Lumension
16 13 (1.68%) Aruba
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: neg
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Cyber Team
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago