Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 306 292
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 64 52 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 1.72% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 76
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% +13.21% -3.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,610 £38,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% -5.45%

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 East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,860 3,021 3,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.67% 25.73% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,042 2,479 2,731
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,230 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.28%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the East of England

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in the East of England

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the East of England

Windows XP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +17 22 £47,500 +37.68%
Cambridgeshire +18 19 £23,250 -22.50%
Hertfordshire -6 10 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Essex +35 9 £24,750 -17.50% 1
Norfolk +17 4 £17,500 -61.11% 3
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
3 42 (65.63%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
5 35 (54.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (53.13%) MS Exchange
7 30 (46.88%) ITIL
7 30 (46.88%) VMware
8 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
9 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
9 23 (35.94%) MCSE
9 23 (35.94%) SAN
10 22 (34.38%) Windows 7
10 22 (34.38%) Data Centre
10 22 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (29.69%) HP
12 19 (29.69%) Internet
13 18 (28.13%) Windows Vista
14 17 (26.56%) MCSA
15 16 (25.00%) Cisco
15 16 (25.00%) Office 365
16 15 (23.44%) vSphere
16 15 (23.44%) CommVault
16 15 (23.44%) Flash
16 15 (23.44%) Firewall
17 14 (21.88%) SQL
17 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (20.31%) SCCM
18 13 (20.31%) Windows 10

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 34 (53.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.69%) Apache
5 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (65.63%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (6.25%) Acrobat
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) IaaS
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) PaaS
3 4 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) SAN
2 19 (29.69%) Internet
3 15 (23.44%) Firewall
4 12 (18.75%) DNS
5 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (9.38%) Network Security
6 6 (9.38%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (9.38%) SSL
6 6 (9.38%) WAN
7 5 (7.81%) DHCP
8 4 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 4 (6.25%) WebEx
9 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 3 (4.69%) MS Access
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.56%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.56%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (4.69%) Banking
1 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 15 (23.44%) IT Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (17.19%) IT Support
3 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 7 (10.94%) Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) IT Technician
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Mobility Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Office 365 Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Flash
2 7 (10.94%) CSS
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) JSP
4 3 (4.69%) Servlets
4 3 (4.69%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Data Centre
1 22 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 6 (9.38%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (9.38%) iPhone
5 5 (7.81%) CCTV
5 5 (7.81%) Smartphone
5 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (6.25%) iPad
6 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.13%) NHS
8 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 22 (34.38%) Windows 7
4 18 (28.13%) Windows Vista
5 13 (20.31%) Windows 10
6 8 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Phone
8 4 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) ITIL
2 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (18.75%) CRM
4 10 (15.63%) ITSM
5 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
6 7 (10.94%) Migration
7 6 (9.38%) Business Development
7 6 (9.38%) Presales
7 6 (9.38%) Statistics
8 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) Project Management
8 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Six Sigma
8 5 (7.81%) Software Deployment
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
2 14 (21.88%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) VBScript
4 3 (4.69%) C++
4 3 (4.69%) Java
4 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (54.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (35.94%) MCSE
3 17 (26.56%) MCSA
4 13 (20.31%) MCP
5 12 (18.75%) CCNA
5 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (18.75%) MCITP
6 11 (17.19%) CCNP
6 11 (17.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (15.63%) Degree
7 10 (15.63%) MCTS
8 7 (10.94%) A+ Certification
8 7 (10.94%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (7.81%) MOS
9 5 (7.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
11 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.44%) vSphere
3 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (17.19%) XenApp
5 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) SCCM
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.25%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) WMI
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) HP
4 16 (25.00%) Cisco
5 15 (23.44%) CommVault
6 13 (20.31%) Citrix
6 13 (20.31%) EMC
7 8 (12.50%) McAfee
8 7 (10.94%) Apple
9 6 (9.38%) CA
9 6 (9.38%) FalconStor
10 5 (7.81%) Samsung
11 4 (6.25%) Adobe
11 4 (6.25%) Bomgar
11 4 (6.25%) MobileIron
11 4 (6.25%) Peregrine
11 4 (6.25%) Remedy
11 4 (6.25%) ServiceNow
12 3 (4.69%) BEA
12 3 (4.69%) IBM