The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 56 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.79% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 2.20% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Median salary £22,750 £24,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.08% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £18,850 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,182 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +3.92%
Windows XP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
114 182 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.27% 35.97% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 174
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Watford region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Watford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware