Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 405 447 489
Rank change year-on-year +42 +42 -116
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 53 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.94% 1.30% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 85 56
South East median annual salary £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,100 £21,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £43,750 £33,750
England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.15% +2.88%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,633 6,623 8,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.01% 24.80% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,624 5,420 7,310
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the South East

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in the South East

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in the South East over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the South East

Windows XP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +23 35 £32,500 +10.17% 9
Oxfordshire +36 19 £30,500 +3.39% 1
Berkshire -3 12 £29,000 +20.83% 5
Hampshire +30 11 £40,000 +58.42% 6
Surrey +31 5 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire - 4 £65,000 - 3
Kent -10 2 £27,000 +12.50%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (83.02%) Microsoft
3 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
4 33 (62.26%) Windows 7
5 31 (58.49%) Office 365
6 28 (52.83%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (47.17%) Windows 10
8 21 (39.62%) VMware
9 20 (37.74%) Degree
9 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (37.74%) VPN
10 17 (32.08%) Numerate Degree
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (24.53%) HP
13 12 (22.64%) ITIL
13 12 (22.64%) SLA
13 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000
14 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
15 10 (18.87%) MS Visio
15 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
15 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
16 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
17 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
18 6 (11.32%) LAN
18 6 (11.32%) C#
18 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
19 5 (9.43%) Snow
19 5 (9.43%) Security Patching
19 5 (9.43%) Storage Management
19 5 (9.43%) Android

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.77%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) VPN
2 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.32%) LAN
4 5 (9.43%) Internet
5 4 (7.55%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) DNS
6 3 (5.66%) RS-232
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) WAAS
7 2 (3.77%) WLAN
8 1 (1.89%) Firewall
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
8 1 (1.89%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Bugzilla
1 3 (5.66%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.77%) German Language
2 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Support Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Service Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Support Engineer
7 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) Deskside Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) Deskside Support
9 5 (9.43%) Deskside Support Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
10 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Delphi Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) CMDB
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) PDA
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (62.26%) Windows 7
3 25 (47.17%) Windows 10
4 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.43%) Android
8 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.89%) AIX
10 1 (1.89%) Linux
10 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
3 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (9.43%) Security Patching
3 5 (9.43%) Storage Management
3 5 (9.43%) Validation
4 4 (7.55%) Business Process Modelling
4 4 (7.55%) Refactoring
5 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.77%) Architectural Design
6 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.77%) Software Distribution
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (1.89%) DevOps
7 1 (1.89%) Network Design
7 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) Delphi
3 2 (3.77%) C
3 2 (3.77%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Degree
2 17 (32.08%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) GxP
System Software
1 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) Firmware
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) HP
4 5 (9.43%) Snow
5 4 (7.55%) Citrix
6 3 (5.66%) Apple
7 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
7 2 (3.77%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Veritas