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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 159 136 114
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 357 389 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.75% 1.92% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.86% 6.90% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 260 340 432
Average salary £25,000 £25,750 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,675 £20,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £44,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
6092 5639 6570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.82% 27.86% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5027 4659 5798
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -3 137 £25,000 +4.16% 16
Berkshire +22 106 £30,000 +22.44% 12
Buckinghamshire +14 36 £25,500 +13.33% 2
Surrey -70 34 £22,750 -12.50% 6
Kent +10 25 £22,500 -2.17% 4
Oxfordshire -17 7 £30,000 +29.03% 1
East Sussex -21 3 £24,000 -15.78% 1
West Sussex -27 3 £23,000 -16.36% 4
Sussex -1 2 £26,000 +23.80%
Middlesex +6 1 £39,000 +44.44%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 845 (100.00%) Windows
2 459 (54.32%) Active Directory
3 450 (53.25%) Microsoft
4 411 (48.64%) Windows 7
5 369 (43.67%) MS Office
6 337 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 326 (38.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 319 (37.75%) MS Exchange
9 315 (37.28%) MS Excel
10 228 (26.98%) Security Cleared
11 220 (26.04%) VMware
12 213 (25.21%) ITIL
13 206 (24.38%) SQL
14 196 (23.20%) Citrix
15 195 (23.08%) DNS
16 187 (22.13%) Windows 8
17 175 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
18 162 (19.17%) SC Cleared
19 152 (17.99%) Windows Server 2012
20 148 (17.51%) Exchange Server 2003
21 135 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
22 131 (15.50%) Windows Vista
23 130 (15.38%) DV Cleared
24 118 (13.96%) DHCP
24 118 (13.96%) SQL Server
25 116 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
26 112 (13.25%) SLA
27 110 (13.02%) Blackberry
28 101 (11.95%) TCP/IP
29 96 (11.36%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 319 (37.75%) MS Exchange
2 148 (17.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 116 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 89 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 65 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 60 (7.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (5.09%) Live Communications Server
8 28 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
9 26 (3.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 26 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.89%) IIS
11 13 (1.54%) MS Project Server
12 9 (1.07%) Oracle 10gAS
12 9 (1.07%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.07%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (0.95%) Lync
13 8 (0.95%) Apache
14 7 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
14 7 (0.83%) WorkSite
15 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 369 (43.67%) MS Office
2 315 (37.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Maximo
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.24%) BPCS
4 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 195 (23.08%) DNS
2 118 (13.96%) DHCP
3 101 (11.95%) TCP/IP
4 92 (10.89%) Firewall
5 82 (9.70%) WAN
6 76 (8.99%) LAN
7 67 (7.93%) VPN
8 65 (7.69%) SAN
9 60 (7.10%) Internet
10 28 (3.31%) Wireless
11 24 (2.84%) iSCSI
12 19 (2.25%) Wireshark
13 18 (2.13%) VLAN
14 17 (2.01%) VoIP
15 16 (1.89%) SSL
16 15 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (1.78%) Network Security
17 14 (1.66%) NetScaler
17 14 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (1.42%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (2.84%) MySQL
4 23 (2.72%) Oracle Database
5 17 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.30%) MS Access
8 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.07%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.07%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.36%) Informix
12 3 (0.36%) IDOL
13 2 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (4.26%) TestDirector
2 34 (4.02%) LoadRunner
3 25 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
4 22 (2.60%) WinRunner
5 11 (1.30%) MSI
6 9 (1.07%) SilkPerformer
6 9 (1.07%) PVCS
6 9 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (1.07%) Toad
6 9 (1.07%) JDeveloper
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.47%) Wise Package Studio
8 4 (0.47%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.12%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.12%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (8.76%) Retail
2 64 (7.57%) Finance
3 63 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.84%) Back Office
5 11 (1.30%) Law
5 11 (1.30%) Legal
6 5 (0.59%) Advertising
7 4 (0.47%) German Language
7 4 (0.47%) Banking
8 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.36%) Military
8 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.24%) Publishing
9 2 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 231 (27.34%) Support Engineer
2 224 (26.51%) Analyst
3 136 (16.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 102 (12.07%) Service Analyst
4 102 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 98 (11.60%) Support Analyst
6 84 (9.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 83 (9.82%) IT Support
8 78 (9.23%) Technical Support
9 56 (6.63%) 1st Line Support
10 51 (6.04%) Help Desk Support
11 45 (5.33%) Desktop Support
12 41 (4.85%) Technical Support Engineer
12 41 (4.85%) Technical Engineer
13 39 (4.62%) Consultant
14 38 (4.50%) Help Desk Analyst
15 35 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support
16 34 (4.02%) Support Technician
16 34 (4.02%) Messaging Engineer
17 33 (3.91%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.96%) HTML
2 10 (1.18%) XML
3 9 (1.07%) Oracle ADF
3 9 (1.07%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.95%) MAPI
5 6 (0.71%) CSS
5 6 (0.71%) XHTML
5 6 (0.71%) WAP
5 6 (0.71%) .NET
5 6 (0.71%) jQuery
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.47%) Middleware
7 3 (0.36%) WCF
8 2 (0.24%) COM
9 1 (0.12%) XSD
9 1 (0.12%) ODBC
9 1 (0.12%) Flash
9 1 (0.12%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.02%) Blackberry
2 96 (11.36%) Clustering
3 32 (3.79%) Replication
4 31 (3.67%) Thin Client
4 31 (3.67%) Fat Client
5 29 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.49%) iPhone
7 18 (2.13%) EPoS
8 16 (1.89%) AS400
8 16 (1.89%) PDA
9 14 (1.66%) Statistics
9 14 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.54%) iSeries
11 11 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.95%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.71%) CMDB
14 6 (0.71%) Streaming Video
15 5 (0.59%) iPad
15 5 (0.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 845 (100.00%) Windows
2 411 (48.64%) Windows 7
3 337 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 326 (38.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 187 (22.13%) Windows 8
6 152 (17.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 131 (15.50%) Windows Vista
8 69 (8.17%) Windows 2000
9 55 (6.51%) Linux
10 52 (6.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 32 (3.79%) UNIX
12 30 (3.55%) Android
13 19 (2.25%) Mac OS X
13 19 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (1.18%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.07%) Solaris
16 5 (0.59%) openSUSE
17 4 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (25.21%) ITIL
2 71 (8.40%) Service Delivery
3 56 (6.63%) Incident Management
4 52 (6.15%) Time Management
5 43 (5.09%) Migration
6 41 (4.85%) Change Management
6 41 (4.85%) Test Scripting
7 37 (4.38%) Test Automation
8 36 (4.26%) High Availability
8 36 (4.26%) CRM
8 36 (4.26%) Service Management
9 34 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 31 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (3.67%) Software Distribution
11 27 (3.20%) Software Deployment
12 24 (2.84%) ITSM
12 24 (2.84%) Problem Management
13 22 (2.60%) Data Analysis
14 21 (2.49%) Release Management
15 20 (2.37%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 206 (24.38%) SQL
2 63 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 30 (3.55%) VBScript
4 16 (1.89%) VB
5 14 (1.66%) Shell Script
5 14 (1.66%) PL/SQL
6 12 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.18%) C#
7 10 (1.18%) Java
8 6 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.71%) Python
9 4 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.47%) Perl
9 4 (0.47%) C
10 2 (0.24%) C++
10 2 (0.24%) PHP
11 1 (0.12%) Delphi
11 1 (0.12%) Scala
11 1 (0.12%) Ruby
11 1 (0.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 228 (26.98%) Security Cleared
2 162 (19.17%) SC Cleared
3 135 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 130 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 83 (9.82%) MCSE
6 62 (7.34%) MCP
7 47 (5.56%) ISEB
8 41 (4.85%) Degree
9 40 (4.73%) MCITP
10 38 (4.50%) MCSA
11 32 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (3.79%) MCTS
12 27 (3.20%) ISTQB
13 24 (2.84%) CCNA
14 23 (2.72%) CCA
14 23 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
15 21 (2.49%) MCDST
16 12 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
18 9 (1.07%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (13.25%) SLA
2 10 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.71%) QA
4 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 459 (54.32%) Active Directory
2 175 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (10.30%) XenApp
4 73 (8.64%) Hyper-V
5 38 (4.50%) Terminal Services
6 35 (4.14%) vSphere
7 32 (3.79%) VMware ESX
8 30 (3.55%) XenDesktop
8 30 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (2.25%) XenServer
11 9 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.36%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.12%) BlackBerry Internet Service
15 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.12%) IAG
15 1 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 86 (10.18%) SCCM
2 64 (7.57%) Backup Exec
3 56 (6.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 51 (6.04%) HP Quality Center
5 38 (4.50%) Netcool
6 29 (3.43%) SCOM
7 21 (2.49%) McAfee ePO
8 19 (2.25%) EdgeSight
9 18 (2.13%) WSUS
10 17 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
11 15 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 15 (1.78%) NetBackup
12 11 (1.30%) Unicenter
12 11 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (0.83%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.83%) DameWare
15 1 (0.12%) Nagios
15 1 (0.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 450 (53.25%) Microsoft
2 220 (26.04%) VMware
3 196 (23.20%) Citrix
4 95 (11.24%) HP
5 92 (10.89%) Cisco
6 77 (9.11%) Oracle
7 75 (8.88%) Fujitsu
8 60 (7.10%) Symantec
9 48 (5.68%) McAfee
10 32 (3.79%) Veritas
11 31 (3.67%) Apple
12 25 (2.96%) EMC
12 25 (2.96%) Lumension
13 24 (2.84%) SonicWALL
14 21 (2.49%) Dell
15 19 (2.25%) AppSense
16 18 (2.13%) SAP
17 17 (2.01%) Juniper
17 17 (2.01%) Borland
17 17 (2.01%) CheckPoint
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60-80k
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £Neg Salary + 5% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago