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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 84 86
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.20% 0.53% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 2.13% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Median salary £26,500 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,600 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

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 196 235 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 29.34% 24.92% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 166 212 306
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 23 June 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 23 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
Maidstone +5 3 £40,000 +66.66%
Dartford - 2 £22,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £25,500 -
Rochester -4 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (80.00%) SLA
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
4 16 (64.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (52.00%) Windows 8
5 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (52.00%) Cisco
6 12 (48.00%) WAN
6 12 (48.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) Citrix
7 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 11 (44.00%) Wireless
7 11 (44.00%) Blackberry
7 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 10 (40.00%) VMware
8 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (40.00%) Linux
9 9 (36.00%) CRM
9 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (36.00%) Internet
9 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
9 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
9 9 (36.00%) CCSE

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 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (48.00%) LAN
2 12 (48.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (36.00%) Internet
4 9 (36.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) 802.11
7 1 (4.00%) ADSL
7 1 (4.00%) DMZ
7 1 (4.00%) IMAP
7 1 (4.00%) ISDN
7 1 (4.00%) SMTP
7 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (36.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Support
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (44.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (36.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) PDA
3 1 (4.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (64.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (52.00%) Windows 8
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.00%) Android
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Change Management
1 9 (36.00%) CRM
1 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.00%) Break/Fix
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CCNP
1 9 (36.00%) CCSE
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) Aruba
5 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
5 9 (36.00%) F5
5 9 (36.00%) Forcepoint
5 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (36.00%) Palo Alto
5 9 (36.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Adobe
7 1 (4.00%) Draytek
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos