Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 419 352
Rank change year-on-year -48 -67 -77
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 64 122 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.42% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 1.49% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 104 234
South East median annual salary £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -10.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20,600 £16,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,415 8,198 10,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.07% 28.06% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6,105 7,028 9,109
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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
Thames Valley +6 33 £24,750 +13.79% 5
Berkshire -9 21 £23,500 +5.03% 5
Surrey +1 13 £26,250 +5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 10 £35,000 +60.92%
West Sussex +6 8 £23,000 -5.64%
Hampshire -31 6 £26,500 +12.77% 3
Kent +7 2 £30,000 +22.45% 1
Oxfordshire +2 2 £24,750 -6.60%
East Sussex -17 2 £23,500 -6.00% 3
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 29 (45.31%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
6 21 (32.81%) Windows 10
7 18 (28.13%) VMware
8 15 (23.44%) Office 365
9 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
10 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (18.75%) DHCP
11 12 (18.75%) DNS
11 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
12 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
12 11 (17.19%) SLA
12 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
12 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
12 11 (17.19%) Linux
13 10 (15.63%) SQL
13 10 (15.63%) ITIL
13 10 (15.63%) SCCM
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
13 10 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (14.06%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) DHCP
1 12 (18.75%) DNS
2 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.50%) Extranet
4 7 (10.94%) SAN
4 7 (10.94%) Wireshark
5 6 (9.38%) Firewall
6 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
6 5 (7.81%) VPN
7 3 (4.69%) ATM
7 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) LAN
8 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.13%) VoIP
8 2 (3.13%) WebEx
8 2 (3.13%) Wireless
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.56%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.13%) MS Access
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) AdminStudio
1 4 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.38%) French Language
2 3 (4.69%) German Language
2 3 (4.69%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.13%) Arabic Language
3 2 (3.13%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.13%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.13%) Russian Language
3 2 (3.13%) Swedish Language
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Support Engineer
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Service Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Technical Support
6 9 (14.06%) Desktop Support
6 9 (14.06%) Help Desk Support
6 9 (14.06%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) IT Support
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) Middleware
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) EPoS
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Life Science
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
3 21 (32.81%) Windows 10
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.19%) Linux
6 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.69%) Android
10 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
11 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
2 10 (15.63%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (12.50%) Coaching
3 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
4 6 (9.38%) Project Management
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
5 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Software Deployment
5 5 (7.81%) Time Management
6 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 4 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Release Management
6 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.25%) VB
3 4 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) C++
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) CCA
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.25%) A+ Certification
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.69%) MCSE
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCNA
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.13%) PMP
8 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.81%) vSphere
5 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.81%) XenServer
6 2 (3.13%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) SCOM
3 5 (7.81%) EdgeSight
3 5 (7.81%) WSUS
4 4 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Ivanti
6 4 (6.25%) Autodesk
7 3 (4.69%) Apple
8 2 (3.13%) Bomgar
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) Lotus
8 2 (3.13%) McAfee
9 1 (1.56%) Adobe
9 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.56%) Google
9 1 (1.56%) Juniper