Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 722 626 470
Rank change year-on-year -96 -156 -182
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 113 216 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.31% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.70% 1.22% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 103 189 444
London median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +10.53% -9.52%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £46,500
England median annual salary £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -1.85% +3.85% -5.45%

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 16,193 17,694 21,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.16% 25.19% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13,311 14,688 18,553
London median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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
East London +11 19 £25,000 +25.00%
West London -14 16 £34,000 +4.62% 3
Central London -41 10 £45,750 +30.71% 2
South London -13 6 £22,500 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (83.19%) Active Directory
3 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
4 45 (39.82%) Windows Server
5 44 (38.94%) Microsoft Office
5 44 (38.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (34.51%) Windows 7
7 33 (29.20%) Citrix
8 31 (27.43%) VMware
9 30 (26.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (25.66%) Windows 10
10 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (24.78%) Firewall
12 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
12 26 (23.01%) Office 365
13 23 (20.35%) Windows 8
13 23 (20.35%) TCP/IP
14 22 (19.47%) Cisco
14 22 (19.47%) ITIL
15 20 (17.70%) LAN
16 19 (16.81%) Blackberry
17 18 (15.93%) Finance
18 17 (15.04%) VPN
18 17 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
19 16 (14.16%) DNS
19 16 (14.16%) DHCP
20 15 (13.27%) iPhone
21 14 (12.39%) Mitel
22 13 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
22 13 (11.50%) HP

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 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
6 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.65%) IIS
9 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (38.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.88%) Misys Opics
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.78%) Firewall
2 23 (20.35%) TCP/IP
3 20 (17.70%) LAN
4 17 (15.04%) VPN
5 16 (14.16%) DHCP
5 16 (14.16%) DNS
6 10 (8.85%) WAN
7 9 (7.96%) Internet
7 9 (7.96%) Wireless
8 5 (4.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.54%) 3G
9 4 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.65%) VLAN
10 3 (2.65%) VoIP
10 3 (2.65%) WebEx
11 2 (1.77%) DSL
11 2 (1.77%) ISDN
11 2 (1.77%) SAN
11 2 (1.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) MS Access
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.88%) Selenium
1 1 (0.88%) TestComplete
1 1 (0.88%) Toad
1 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Law
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
4 6 (5.31%) Advertising
5 5 (4.42%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Analyst
2 34 (30.09%) Support Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) Support Analyst
4 20 (17.70%) Desktop Support
5 19 (16.81%) 1st Line Support
6 17 (15.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (15.04%) IT Support
7 15 (13.27%) 1st Line Engineer
7 15 (13.27%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 11 (9.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 10 (8.85%) IT Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (7.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (7.08%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (7.08%) Service Analyst
11 8 (7.08%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (6.19%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 7 (6.19%) Help Desk Support
12 7 (6.19%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) .NET
1 2 (1.77%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) Ajax
2 1 (0.88%) EJB
2 1 (0.88%) JSP
2 1 (0.88%) MAPI
2 1 (0.88%) Spring
2 1 (0.88%) Struts
2 1 (0.88%) Swing
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Blackberry
2 15 (13.27%) iPhone
3 11 (9.73%) Data Centre
4 10 (8.85%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.42%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.54%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.54%) iPad
7 4 (3.54%) NHS
8 3 (2.65%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.77%) EPoS
9 2 (1.77%) Handset
9 2 (1.77%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.88%) PDA
10 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (39.82%) Windows Server
3 44 (38.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (34.51%) Windows 7
5 30 (26.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (25.66%) Windows 10
6 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (20.35%) Windows 8
8 12 (10.62%) Mac OS X
9 10 (8.85%) Linux
10 8 (7.08%) Android
10 8 (7.08%) Mac OS
11 7 (6.19%) Unix
12 5 (4.42%) AIX
12 5 (4.42%) CentOS
12 5 (4.42%) HPUX
12 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (3.54%) Windows Phone
13 4 (3.54%) Windows Vista
14 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.47%) ITIL
2 17 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (7.08%) Change Control
3 8 (7.08%) Information Security
4 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.31%) Process Management
5 6 (5.31%) Ticket Management
6 5 (4.42%) Cyber Intelligence
6 5 (4.42%) Document Management
6 5 (4.42%) Forensic Analysis
6 5 (4.42%) Line Management
6 5 (4.42%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (4.42%) Open Source
6 5 (4.42%) SIEM
6 5 (4.42%) Tech Ops
6 5 (4.42%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (4.42%) Time Management
7 4 (3.54%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.65%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) VB
4 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) CCNA
1 11 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.19%) MCSA
4 6 (5.31%) MCSE
5 5 (4.42%) CISM
5 5 (4.42%) CISSP
5 5 (4.42%) Degree
6 4 (3.54%) MCP
7 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CCENT
8 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.77%) MCDST
8 2 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) CCNP
9 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
9 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) PMO
3 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 94 (83.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.31%) XenApp
3 6 (5.31%) XenServer
4 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.42%) vSphere
5 3 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.65%) Xen
6 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) SCCM
2 4 (3.54%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.54%) WSUS
3 2 (1.77%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) EnCase
4 1 (0.88%) FTK
4 1 (0.88%) MaaS360
4 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (29.20%) Citrix
3 31 (27.43%) VMware
4 22 (19.47%) Cisco
5 14 (12.39%) Mitel
6 13 (11.50%) HP
7 11 (9.73%) iManage
8 9 (7.96%) Dell
9 8 (7.08%) Avaya
10 7 (6.19%) Adobe
11 6 (5.31%) Apple
11 6 (5.31%) SAP
12 5 (4.42%) Ivanti
12 5 (4.42%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.54%) Sun
14 3 (2.65%) Remedy
14 3 (2.65%) Sophos
15 2 (1.77%) Cognizant
15 2 (1.77%) Sage
15 2 (1.77%) Symantec