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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 214 208
Rank change year-on-year -27 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 21 50 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.74% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.31% 3.06% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 54
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.20% -3.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £21,500 £20,892
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £37,500 £41,050
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1601 1636 2143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.72% 24.27% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1389 1664
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -28 12 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Essex -9 4 £30,500 +15.09%
Bedfordshire +21 2 £21,500 -11.34% 1
Suffolk +3 1 - -
Norfolk -10 1 £27,000 +17.39%
Cambridgeshire -18 1 £27,000 +31.70% 2
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (97.62%) Active Directory
3 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (64.29%) MS Exchange
6 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
7 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (45.24%) Cisco
10 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (40.48%) MCP
10 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Office
11 16 (38.10%) MCTS
11 16 (38.10%) A+ Certification
11 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (38.10%) CCNA
12 10 (23.81%) Office 365
13 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
13 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 9 (21.43%) ITIL
14 8 (19.05%) DNS
14 8 (19.05%) DHCP
14 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
14 8 (19.05%) VMware
14 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
15 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 7 (16.67%) Windows Vista
16 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 5 (11.90%) SAN
17 5 (11.90%) Internet

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 27 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.05%) DHCP
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
3 5 (11.90%) SAN
3 5 (11.90%) VLAN
4 3 (7.14%) Firewall
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Analyst
2 25 (59.52%) Support Analyst
3 19 (45.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (45.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 19 (45.24%) IT Support
4 17 (40.48%) IT Analyst
4 17 (40.48%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.38%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Life Science
2 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
8 7 (16.67%) Windows Vista
9 3 (7.14%) Android
9 3 (7.14%) Linux
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.76%) CRM
3 2 (4.76%) ERP
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (4.76%) Line Management
3 2 (4.76%) Process Management
3 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (4.76%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.38%) Data Security
4 1 (2.38%) Document Management
4 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.76%) VB
2 2 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) MCP
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (38.10%) A+ Certification
2 16 (38.10%) CCNA
2 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (38.10%) MCTS
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (97.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.38%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Altiris
6 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.38%) Intel
6 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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