Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 698 575 450
Rank change year-on-year -123 -125 -219
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 129 238 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.35% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 1.39% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 114 215 490
London median annual salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.62% -6.83%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
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 16,499 17,064 21,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.57% 24.87% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,805 14,567 18,848
London median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
West London +22 16 £34,000 +19.30% 5
East London +4 11 £26,500 +6.00% 2
Central London -56 11 £27,000 -16.92% 1
South London -18 8 £28,000 +19.15% 2
North London 0 1 £21,000 -31.15%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 113 (87.60%) Active Directory
3 87 (67.44%) Microsoft
4 59 (45.74%) Microsoft Office
4 59 (45.74%) Windows Server
5 56 (43.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (35.66%) Windows 7
6 46 (35.66%) Citrix
7 43 (33.33%) VMware
8 42 (32.56%) Firewall
9 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (28.68%) MS Exchange
11 36 (27.91%) ITIL
11 36 (27.91%) Office 365
12 35 (27.13%) LAN
13 34 (26.36%) Windows 8
13 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (26.36%) Windows 10
14 29 (22.48%) Cisco
15 27 (20.93%) DHCP
15 27 (20.93%) DNS
16 26 (20.16%) VPN
17 25 (19.38%) HP
17 25 (19.38%) Blackberry
18 24 (18.60%) TCP/IP
19 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
21 18 (13.95%) Finance
21 18 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 18 (13.95%) WAN

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 37 (28.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
6 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.43%) IIS
8 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 59 (45.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.78%) Misys Opics
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.91%) Office 365
2 6 (4.65%) G Suite
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.56%) Firewall
2 35 (27.13%) LAN
3 27 (20.93%) DHCP
3 27 (20.93%) DNS
4 26 (20.16%) VPN
5 24 (18.60%) TCP/IP
6 18 (13.95%) WAN
7 16 (12.40%) Wireless
8 12 (9.30%) Internet
9 11 (8.53%) VoIP
10 9 (6.98%) DSL
11 6 (4.65%) 3G
11 6 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (3.88%) ADSL
12 5 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (3.10%) Ethernet
13 4 (3.10%) ISDN
13 4 (3.10%) MPLS
13 4 (3.10%) SAN
14 3 (2.33%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) MS Access
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 18 (13.95%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Law
3 6 (4.65%) Advertising
4 5 (3.88%) Legal
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Analyst
2 41 (31.78%) Support Engineer
3 27 (20.93%) IT Support
3 27 (20.93%) Support Analyst
4 21 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (13.95%) Active Directory Support
6 16 (12.40%) Desktop Support
6 16 (12.40%) IT Analyst
7 15 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
7 15 (11.63%) Active Directory Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) 1st Line Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 10 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.98%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) EJB
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) JSP
2 1 (0.78%) Spring
2 1 (0.78%) Struts
2 1 (0.78%) Swing
2 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.38%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.85%) iPhone
3 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 12 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (6.98%) RSA SecurID
6 7 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.10%) EPoS
7 4 (3.10%) iPad
7 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.33%) NHS
9 2 (1.55%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.55%) Handset
9 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.78%) Replication
10 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (45.74%) Windows Server
3 56 (43.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (35.66%) Windows 7
5 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (26.36%) Windows 10
6 34 (26.36%) Windows 8
6 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (9.30%) Mac OS X
8 8 (6.20%) Linux
9 6 (4.65%) Windows Phone
10 4 (3.10%) Android
10 4 (3.10%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.10%) Unix
10 4 (3.10%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.55%) AIX
12 2 (1.55%) CentOS
12 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.91%) ITIL
2 21 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (10.08%) Document Management
3 13 (10.08%) Incident Management
4 12 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 12 (9.30%) Time Management
5 9 (6.98%) Change Control
6 6 (4.65%) Ticket Management
7 5 (3.88%) Line Management
7 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.10%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.10%) Break/Fix
8 4 (3.10%) Hardware Maintenance
8 4 (3.10%) Information Security
8 4 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.10%) Project Management
9 3 (2.33%) Change Management
9 3 (2.33%) Process Management
9 3 (2.33%) Service Management
9 3 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.63%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.78%) C
3 1 (0.78%) Java
3 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.78%) Perl
3 1 (0.78%) Python
3 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.08%) CCNA
2 13 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.98%) MCSA
3 9 (6.98%) MCSE
4 7 (5.43%) Degree
5 5 (3.88%) PhD
6 3 (2.33%) MCP
6 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.55%) CCENT
7 2 (1.55%) CISM
7 2 (1.55%) CISSP
7 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.55%) MCDST
7 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) CCA
8 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) PMO
3 1 (0.78%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 113 (87.60%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.53%) XenServer
4 10 (7.75%) XenApp
5 8 (6.20%) Xen
6 7 (5.43%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.88%) vSphere
8 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.55%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) SCCM
2 9 (6.98%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.33%) WSUS
4 3 (2.33%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.55%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.55%) EnCase
5 2 (1.55%) FTK
5 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.78%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.78%) MaaS360
6 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 87 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.66%) Citrix
3 43 (33.33%) VMware
4 29 (22.48%) Cisco
5 25 (19.38%) HP
6 17 (13.18%) iManage
7 13 (10.08%) Mitel
8 12 (9.30%) Dell
9 10 (7.75%) Avaya
10 9 (6.98%) Canon
11 8 (6.20%) Veeam
12 7 (5.43%) Adobe
12 7 (5.43%) Google
13 5 (3.88%) Apple
13 5 (3.88%) Palo Alto
14 4 (3.10%) Blue Coat
14 4 (3.10%) CheckPoint
14 4 (3.10%) Ivanti
14 4 (3.10%) Remedy
15 3 (2.33%) IronPort