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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 253 166 170
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 209 363 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.77% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 5.94% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 269 313
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
5594 6116 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 29.79% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5103 4673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Surrey +66 97 £26,000 +5.05% 3
Hampshire -67 31 £28,000 +12.00% 10
Oxfordshire +14 28 £23,500 -21.66% 2
East Sussex +22 15 £18,500 -22.91% 1
Berkshire -88 14 £27,000 -32.50% 1
West Sussex +3 10 £23,500 -12.96% 3
Kent -7 7 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire -31 6 £26,000 +1.96% 1
Middlesex +14 1 £30,000 -23.07%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 455 (100.00%) Windows
2 316 (69.45%) Active Directory
3 265 (58.24%) Microsoft
4 243 (53.41%) Windows 8
5 237 (52.09%) Windows Server
6 205 (45.05%) MS Office
7 185 (40.66%) Windows 7
8 181 (39.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 160 (35.16%) MS Excel
10 158 (34.73%) MS Exchange
11 152 (33.41%) Citrix
12 144 (31.65%) VMware
13 139 (30.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 127 (27.91%) TCP/IP
15 97 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 95 (20.88%) ITIL
17 93 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 92 (20.22%) DNS
19 73 (16.04%) Office 365
20 72 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 68 (14.95%) SLA
22 62 (13.63%) Firewall
22 62 (13.63%) Cisco
23 54 (11.87%) WAN
24 52 (11.43%) LAN
24 52 (11.43%) DHCP
25 51 (11.21%) SQL Server
25 51 (11.21%) Windows Vista
26 50 (10.99%) VPN
27 48 (10.55%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 158 (34.73%) MS Exchange
2 48 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 40 (8.79%) SharePoint
5 34 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (3.74%) IIS
8 14 (3.08%) Apache
9 13 (2.86%) Skype for Business
10 7 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 205 (45.05%) MS Office
2 160 (35.16%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 73 (16.04%) Office 365
2 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.88%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (27.91%) TCP/IP
2 92 (20.22%) DNS
3 62 (13.63%) Firewall
4 54 (11.87%) WAN
5 52 (11.43%) DHCP
5 52 (11.43%) LAN
6 50 (10.99%) VPN
7 35 (7.69%) SAN
8 25 (5.49%) Remote Desktop
8 25 (5.49%) VoIP
9 20 (4.40%) Wireshark
10 19 (4.18%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (3.74%) Wireless
12 15 (3.30%) Ethernet
13 14 (3.08%) SSL
14 11 (2.42%) NAS
15 10 (2.20%) ADSL
15 10 (2.20%) Internet
15 10 (2.20%) iSCSI
15 10 (2.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) MySQL
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.22%) MS Access
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Selenium
2 2 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (6.59%) Finance
2 27 (5.93%) Retail
3 20 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.64%) Electronics
5 10 (2.20%) German Language
6 8 (1.76%) Back Office
6 8 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.10%) French Language
8 4 (0.88%) Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.66%) Military
9 3 (0.66%) Russian Language
9 3 (0.66%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.44%) Korean Language
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (30.55%) Analyst
2 137 (30.11%) IT Support
3 122 (26.81%) Support Engineer
4 102 (22.42%) Support Analyst
5 73 (16.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 67 (14.73%) 1st Line Support
7 60 (13.19%) IT Engineer
8 52 (11.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 51 (11.21%) Desktop Support
10 50 (10.99%) IT Support Engineer
11 44 (9.67%) IT Analyst
12 42 (9.23%) IT Support Analyst
13 41 (9.01%) Help Desk Support
14 40 (8.79%) Service Desk Support
15 38 (8.35%) Service Analyst
15 38 (8.35%) Service Desk Analyst
15 38 (8.35%) Technical Support
16 37 (8.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 32 (7.03%) 1st Line Support Analyst
17 32 (7.03%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.18%) .NET
2 18 (3.96%) XML
3 14 (3.08%) HTML
4 10 (2.20%) J2EE
5 2 (0.44%) COM
5 2 (0.44%) CSS
5 2 (0.44%) LAMP
5 2 (0.44%) WAP
5 2 (0.44%) Web Services
5 2 (0.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.35%) Blackberry
2 32 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.81%) Driving Licence
4 24 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.05%) Fat Client
5 23 (5.05%) Thin Client
6 21 (4.62%) Data Centre
7 14 (3.08%) Handset
8 12 (2.64%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.42%) Clustering
10 10 (2.20%) iPad
11 9 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.98%) EPoS
11 9 (1.98%) iPhone
12 7 (1.54%) FMCG
13 5 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
14 4 (0.88%) Device Driver
15 3 (0.66%) Replication
15 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 455 (100.00%) Windows
2 243 (53.41%) Windows 8
3 237 (52.09%) Windows Server
4 185 (40.66%) Windows 7
5 181 (39.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 139 (30.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 93 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (11.21%) Windows Vista
9 45 (9.89%) Windows 10
10 40 (8.79%) Android
11 37 (8.13%) Linux
12 36 (7.91%) Windows 2000 Server
13 25 (5.49%) Apple iOS
14 14 (3.08%) Windows 2000
15 10 (2.20%) Solaris
15 10 (2.20%) SUSE
16 9 (1.98%) Mac OS X
16 9 (1.98%) openSUSE
16 9 (1.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.88%) ITIL
2 44 (9.67%) Mentoring
3 36 (7.91%) Service Delivery
4 32 (7.03%) Service Management
5 23 (5.05%) Migration
6 19 (4.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (2.86%) Email Filtering
7 13 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (2.86%) Web Filtering
8 10 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (2.20%) Scrum
8 10 (2.20%) SOA
8 10 (2.20%) Software Deployment
8 10 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (1.76%) Data Migration
9 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 8 (1.76%) Office Automation
9 8 (1.76%) Presales
9 8 (1.76%) System Testing
10 7 (1.54%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.33%) SQL
2 12 (2.64%) VBScript
3 11 (2.42%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.10%) C
5 5 (1.10%) C#
5 5 (1.10%) Java
5 5 (1.10%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.44%) C++
7 2 (0.44%) PHP
7 2 (0.44%) Python
7 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (8.35%) MCSE
3 35 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.81%) CCNA
4 31 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (6.37%) Degree
5 29 (6.37%) MCP
6 27 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (4.62%) MCITP
8 20 (4.40%) SC Cleared
9 17 (3.74%) MCDST
9 17 (3.74%) MCSA
10 13 (2.86%) CCA
10 13 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.86%) MCTS
11 9 (1.98%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.32%) CITP
12 6 (1.32%) HND
13 4 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (0.66%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (14.95%) SLA
2 9 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 316 (69.45%) Active Directory
2 97 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 31 (6.81%) XenApp
5 29 (6.37%) vSphere
6 26 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 21 (4.62%) Terminal Services
8 16 (3.52%) VMware Workstation
9 15 (3.30%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.76%) XenServer
11 7 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.22%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (9.45%) SCCM
2 26 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 19 (4.18%) SCOM
4 14 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (1.76%) EdgeSight
6 7 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.44%) Netcool
8 2 (0.44%) WSUS
9 1 (0.22%) DameWare
9 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 265 (58.24%) Microsoft
2 152 (33.41%) Citrix
3 144 (31.65%) VMware
4 62 (13.63%) Cisco
5 30 (6.59%) Oracle
6 28 (6.15%) HP
7 27 (5.93%) Avaya
8 25 (5.49%) Apple
9 23 (5.05%) Dell
10 21 (4.62%) Symantec
11 14 (3.08%) SonicWALL
12 13 (2.86%) CheckPoint
12 13 (2.86%) IBM
13 10 (2.20%) Novell
13 10 (2.20%) Remedy
13 10 (2.20%) Sun
14 9 (1.98%) Veeam
15 8 (1.76%) AppSense
15 8 (1.76%) Intel Security
15 8 (1.76%) Sophos
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Langley James
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Jenrick IT
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 25000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, health care
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago