Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 136 137
Rank change year-on-year +31 +1 -39
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.29% 0.095% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 0.43% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Essex median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,100 £23,100
90th Percentile £33,250 £28,700 £30,000
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £27,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year +17.12% +0.91% +10.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 281 461 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.07% 21.83% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 249 355 417
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +30.14% -10.98%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Essex

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Essex

Windows XP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 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
Chelmsford -6 2 £29,500 +13.46%
Loughton - 1 £30,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) VMware