Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 319 249
Rank change year-on-year +14 -70 -78
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 46 47 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.35% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 1.47% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 112
East of England median annual salary £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,800 £20,800 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,375 £40,200 £43,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +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 3247 3206 3923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.82% 24.19% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2677 3214
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -3 23 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Norfolk +20 8 £45,000 +95.65%
Cambridgeshire -32 6 £30,000 +27.66% 2
Essex +35 4 £30,000 +11.11%
Suffolk - 3 £22,000 -
Bedfordshire +30 2 £48,750 +30.00%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (95.65%) Active Directory
3 30 (65.22%) MS Exchange
4 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
5 25 (54.35%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (54.35%) Windows 7
6 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (45.65%) DNS
8 19 (41.30%) Office 365
8 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
9 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (36.96%) Hyper-V
11 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
12 14 (30.43%) Firewall
12 14 (30.43%) VMware
12 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
13 13 (28.26%) Migration
13 13 (28.26%) Internet
14 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (23.91%) iPhone
15 11 (23.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (23.91%) DHCP
15 11 (23.91%) MCSE
15 11 (23.91%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (23.91%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (21.74%) Presales
16 10 (21.74%) Windows Phone
16 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013

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 30 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SystmOne
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Office 365
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (21.74%) IaaS
3 10 (21.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) Firewall
3 13 (28.26%) Internet
4 11 (23.91%) DHCP
5 10 (21.74%) SSL
6 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) VoIP
9 3 (6.52%) VLAN
10 2 (4.35%) Network Security
10 2 (4.35%) SAN
10 2 (4.35%) WAN
11 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) AdminStudio
1 3 (6.52%) MSI
1 3 (6.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) IT Support
2 8 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (17.39%) Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Support Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
5 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) iPhone
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows 7
3 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Phone
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Vista
8 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.35%) Linux
11 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 11 (23.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (21.74%) Business Development
3 10 (21.74%) Presales
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Validation
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) MOF
6 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.52%) Power Management
6 3 (6.52%) Security Patching
6 3 (6.52%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.17%) Data Security
7 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) C
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.91%) MCSE
3 9 (19.57%) MCTS
4 8 (17.39%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) Security+ Certification
5 7 (15.22%) MCP
6 6 (13.04%) A+ Certification
7 4 (8.70%) CCNA
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (6.52%) Degree
9 2 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.96%) Hyper-V
3 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (23.91%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (23.91%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.35%) vSphere
6 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (8.70%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) WMI
3 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Intel
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 2 (4.35%) CA
7 2 (4.35%) CommVault
7 2 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) FalconStor
7 2 (4.35%) McAfee
8 1 (2.17%) Altiris
8 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec