Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 310 325
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -71
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 36 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.40% 1.41% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 37
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £35,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.86% +27.68% +1.82%
10th Percentile £20,550 £25,675 £20,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £44,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% -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 2,568 3,201 3,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.96% 26.64% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,858 2,592 2,619
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,925 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.17% +5.71% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +9 10 £50,000 +2.56%
Essex +19 8 £22,000 -26.67%
Cambridgeshire +36 7 £23,000 -23.33% 3
Hertfordshire +2 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Norfolk +15 5 £17,500 -61.11%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
5 22 (61.11%) MS Exchange
6 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (50.00%) ITIL
7 17 (47.22%) VMware
7 17 (47.22%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (44.44%) PowerShell
8 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
9 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
10 13 (36.11%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (33.33%) SAN
12 11 (30.56%) MCSE
12 11 (30.56%) Office 365
13 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
13 10 (27.78%) MCSA
13 10 (27.78%) Firewall
13 10 (27.78%) Windows Vista
14 9 (25.00%) SQL
14 9 (25.00%) DNS
14 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (22.22%) Cisco
15 8 (22.22%) Apple
15 8 (22.22%) Citrix
16 7 (19.44%) CommVault
16 7 (19.44%) HP
16 7 (19.44%) EMC

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 22 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) IaaS
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
3 9 (25.00%) DNS
4 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.67%) Internet
5 6 (16.67%) SSL
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) MS Access
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (30.56%) IT Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Mobility Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Flash
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) JSP
2 3 (8.33%) Servlets
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 6 (16.67%) iPhone
5 5 (13.89%) CCTV
5 5 (13.89%) Smartphone
5 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 2 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (5.56%) NHS
7 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Vista
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Phone
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (16.67%) Business Development
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (16.67%) ITSM
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) Presales
4 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
4 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
5 4 (11.11%) Break/Fix
5 4 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Content Management
6 3 (8.33%) Document Management
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) VBScript
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (30.56%) MCSE
3 10 (27.78%) MCSA
4 6 (16.67%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.89%) CCNP
5 5 (13.89%) MCITP
5 5 (13.89%) MOS
5 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
7 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
7 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) MCP
7 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) vSphere
4 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Apple
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) CommVault
4 7 (19.44%) EMC
4 7 (19.44%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Samsung
6 4 (11.11%) Lotus
6 4 (11.11%) McAfee
7 3 (8.33%) BEA
7 3 (8.33%) IBM
7 3 (8.33%) iManage
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) CA
8 2 (5.56%) FalconStor
8 2 (5.56%) Google
9 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.78%) Sophos