Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 101 126
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 1.63% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.55% 6.50% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 18
Kent median annual salary £24,000 £22,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -15.89% -5.31%
10th Percentile £20,050 £21,250 £21,100
90th Percentile £25,900 £30,000 £39,125
South East median annual salary £24,125 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -7.21% +4.00% -3.85%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 323 431 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.43% 25.12% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 282 379 685
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,700 £23,850
90th Percentile £64,875 £59,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Kent

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Kent

Windows XP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Kent 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
Maidstone - 2 £22,250 -
Sevenoaks +3 1 £24,500 -12.50%
Sittingbourne +2 1 £24,500 -
Dartford - 1 £22,500 -
Windows XP
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) VMware