Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 128 116
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.59% 0.44% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 1.88% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 35
Essex median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +13.21% -5.36%
10th Percentile £22,450 £24,850 £19,250
90th Percentile £32,750 £34,850 £27,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +58.33% +13.21% -3.64%

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 295 425 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.69% 23.56% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 227 347 376
Essex median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £57,500 £64,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 August 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
Harlow - 5 - -
Colchester +13 1 £32,500 +9.24%
Grays - 1 £27,500 -
Windows XP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) MCSA
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (62.50%) Apple
4 5 (62.50%) ITSM
4 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 5 (62.50%) MOS
4 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
4 5 (62.50%) CCTV
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Software Deployment
4 5 (62.50%) Samsung
4 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) DNS

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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) IT Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) CCTV
1 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
1 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
1 5 (62.50%) ITSM
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma
1 5 (62.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) MOS
1 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 5 (62.50%) Samsung
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) VMware