Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 321 297
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.077% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 0.34% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 38
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £26,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.38% -20.90% +17.54%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,750 £28,500 £99,875
Central London median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +32.08% -15.87% +9.57%

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,307 2,327 2,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.46% 22.29% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,034 2,124 2,361
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the City of London

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows XP in the City of London

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Sun
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) HPUX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) CISM
5 4 (33.33%) Process Management

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) H.323
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) ISDN
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) 3G
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) HPUX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Forensic Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
1 4 (33.33%) Process Management
1 4 (33.33%) SIEM
1 4 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) IronPort
3 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Fidessa
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Reuters
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow