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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 103 79
Rank change year-on-year +38 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.24% 0.44% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.34% 1.44% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 20
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 174 348 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 21.64% 30.55% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 140 303 313
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Kent over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Maidstone - 7 £40,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) SLA
4 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
5 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
6 15 (57.69%) Windows 8
7 14 (53.85%) Blackberry
7 14 (53.85%) Firewall
7 14 (53.85%) VMware
8 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (50.00%) Mac OS
9 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (46.15%) MS Office
9 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
9 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 12 (46.15%) Citrix
10 11 (42.31%) Internet
10 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
11 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
11 10 (38.46%) LAN
11 10 (38.46%) WAN
12 8 (30.77%) CRM
12 8 (30.77%) Cisco
13 7 (26.92%) CCNP
13 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
13 7 (26.92%) Linux
13 7 (26.92%) Fortinet

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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) Internet
4 10 (38.46%) LAN
4 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (26.92%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) DSL
8 1 (3.85%) NAS
8 1 (3.85%) SNMP
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (42.31%) 1st Line Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Support Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Exchange Support
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Escalation Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Blackberry
2 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 15 (57.69%) Windows 8
4 13 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) Android
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) CRM
3 7 (26.92%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) BCP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CCNP
1 7 (26.92%) CCSE
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Citrix
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Aruba
4 7 (26.92%) Blue Coat
4 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 7 (26.92%) F5
4 7 (26.92%) Forcepoint
4 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
4 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
4 7 (26.92%) Sourcefire
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) Acronis
6 1 (3.85%) Sage
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec