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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 80 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.41% 0.99% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 4.05% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Median salary £30,500 £26,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.09% -5.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £25,950 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,950 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year -3.84% -0.95%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 260 247 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 26.69% 24.50% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 218 201 155
Median salary £36,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 22 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
Chelmsford - 2 £28,750 -
Colchester - 1 £36,000 -
Windows XP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Ticket Management
6 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) MCP
7 1 (14.29%) SAP
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Ticket Management
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware