Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 689 686 550
Rank change year-on-year -3 -136 -130
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 93 141 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.83% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 81 118 255
London median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -3.51% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £48,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% -3.70%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,215 17,063 17,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.58% 24.27% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11,752 13,695 15,081
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in London

Windows XP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in London

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in London

Windows XP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Central London +26 13 £35,000 +32.08%
West London +31 12 £25,000 -12.28% 4
South London -7 12 £25,000 -7.41% 1
East London +19 5 £30,000 +50.00%
North London +19 4 £55,000 +161.90%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (75.27%) Microsoft
2 70 (75.27%) Active Directory
3 46 (49.46%) MS Exchange
4 41 (44.09%) TCP/IP
5 37 (39.78%) Windows Server
6 35 (37.63%) Microsoft Office
6 35 (37.63%) VMware
7 34 (36.56%) Windows 8
8 33 (35.48%) Windows 7
9 30 (32.26%) Office 365
10 28 (30.11%) Windows 10
10 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (30.11%) Firewall
11 27 (29.03%) LAN
12 25 (26.88%) ITIL
13 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (24.73%) Citrix
14 23 (24.73%) Cisco
15 22 (23.66%) Internet
15 22 (23.66%) DNS
15 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (21.51%) PowerShell
18 19 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (20.43%) VPN
18 19 (20.43%) Finance
19 18 (19.35%) Blackberry
20 17 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2013
21 15 (16.13%) Apple

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 46 (49.46%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.53%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) Skype for Business
6 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (37.63%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.23%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.26%) Office 365
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.60%) IaaS
3 8 (8.60%) PaaS
4 4 (4.30%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.15%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) Yammer
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.09%) TCP/IP
2 28 (30.11%) Firewall
3 27 (29.03%) LAN
4 22 (23.66%) DNS
4 22 (23.66%) Internet
5 19 (20.43%) VPN
6 14 (15.05%) DHCP
6 14 (15.05%) WAN
7 12 (12.90%) 3G
8 11 (11.83%) VoIP
9 10 (10.75%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (9.68%) Broadband
10 9 (9.68%) SAN
11 8 (8.60%) SSL
12 7 (7.53%) Ethernet
12 7 (7.53%) H.323
12 7 (7.53%) ISDN
13 5 (5.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (3.23%) IP Telephony
14 3 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.08%) Power BI
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 14 (15.05%) Banking
3 9 (9.68%) Japanese Language
4 8 (8.60%) Retail
5 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.30%) Arabic Language
6 4 (4.30%) French Language
6 4 (4.30%) German Language
6 4 (4.30%) Italian Language
6 4 (4.30%) Polish Language
6 4 (4.30%) Russian Language
6 4 (4.30%) Spanish Language
6 4 (4.30%) Swedish Language
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Analyst
2 16 (17.20%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (16.13%) IT Support
3 15 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) IT Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) IT Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Office 365 Consultant
7 7 (7.53%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.83%) iPhone
4 10 (10.75%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (10.75%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (9.68%) Smartphone
6 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 3 (3.23%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (2.15%) NHS
10 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.08%) Fintech
10 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (39.78%) Windows Server
3 34 (36.56%) Windows 8
4 33 (35.48%) Windows 7
5 28 (30.11%) Windows 10
5 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (16.13%) Windows Vista
9 12 (12.90%) Mac OS
10 11 (11.83%) Android
10 11 (11.83%) Windows Phone
11 5 (5.38%) AIX
11 5 (5.38%) CentOS
11 5 (5.38%) HPUX
11 5 (5.38%) Linux
11 5 (5.38%) Mac OS X
11 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (5.38%) Unix
12 4 (4.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) ITIL
2 14 (15.05%) CRM
2 14 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (12.90%) Hardware Maintenance
4 10 (10.75%) Migration
4 10 (10.75%) Service Management
5 9 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 8 (8.60%) Application Packaging
6 8 (8.60%) Business Development
6 8 (8.60%) Presales
6 8 (8.60%) Software Licensing
7 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.53%) Server Building
8 6 (6.45%) Break/Fix
8 6 (6.45%) ERP
9 5 (5.38%) Cyber Intelligence
9 5 (5.38%) Forensic Analysis
9 5 (5.38%) Process Management
9 5 (5.38%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.68%) MCSE
3 5 (5.38%) CISM
3 5 (5.38%) CISSP
3 5 (5.38%) Degree
3 5 (5.38%) MCSA
4 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (4.30%) MCP
5 3 (3.23%) MCITP
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.15%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (75.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.53%) XenApp
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.23%) vSphere
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.53%) XenMobile
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.23%) Clonezilla
6 1 (1.08%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 70 (75.27%) Microsoft
2 35 (37.63%) VMware
3 23 (24.73%) Cisco
3 23 (24.73%) Citrix
4 15 (16.13%) Apple
5 12 (12.90%) Bloomberg
6 9 (9.68%) Fidessa
6 9 (9.68%) Reuters
7 8 (8.60%) Avaya
7 8 (8.60%) Ivanti
8 7 (7.53%) Blue Coat
8 7 (7.53%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.53%) IronPort
8 7 (7.53%) Riverbed
8 7 (7.53%) Veeam
9 6 (6.45%) Mitel
10 5 (5.38%) HP
10 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.30%) Remedy
11 4 (4.30%) Sun