Period
to 18 August 2018

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

Microsoft Windows XP
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 89 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.54% 1.46% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.36% 5.68% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 15
Kent median annual salary £28,750 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.75% +13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £34,375 £40,000 £31,150
South East median annual salary £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -2.04% -10.91% +7.84%

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 254 352 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.97% 25.71% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 231 300 448
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,125 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Kent over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 6 months to 18 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
Canterbury - 2 £21,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £32,500 -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (33.33%) PMO
5 2 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Capita
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix

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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Capita
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft