Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 452 466 356
Rank change year-on-year +14 -110 -66
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 82 89 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.29% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 1.04% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 80 72 208
South East median annual salary £25,000 £24,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £21,475 £19,000 £19,088
90th Percentile £43,750 £31,475 £39,125
England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% -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 7,122 8,540 9,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.30% 27.39% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,831 7,332 8,251
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +29 49 £29,500 +35.63% 4
Berkshire +21 39 £25,000 +4.17% 2
Surrey +26 16 £25,000 -1.96% 1
West Sussex -8 9 £23,000 -5.15% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 5 £37,500 +87.50% 2
Oxfordshire +17 5 £29,500 +47.50%
Kent +28 3 £30,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +2 3 £25,500 +2.00% 2
East Sussex +6 2 £23,500 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
3 59 (71.95%) Microsoft
4 45 (54.88%) Windows 7
5 42 (51.22%) Microsoft Office
6 38 (46.34%) Windows 10
7 31 (37.80%) Security Cleared
8 29 (35.37%) VMware
9 28 (34.15%) ITIL
10 26 (31.71%) Office 365
11 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (28.05%) SCCM
12 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
13 22 (26.83%) DV Cleared
14 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
15 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (23.17%) WSUS
15 19 (23.17%) Software Deployment
15 19 (23.17%) Migration
16 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
17 17 (20.73%) DHCP
17 17 (20.73%) DNS
17 17 (20.73%) SLA
18 15 (18.29%) SQL
18 15 (18.29%) Hyper-V
18 15 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
19 14 (17.07%) Windows 8
19 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
19 14 (17.07%) HP
19 14 (17.07%) Project Management

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 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.88%) IBM Domino
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Site Server
Applications
1 42 (51.22%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (15.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (31.71%) Office 365
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
2 17 (20.73%) DHCP
2 17 (20.73%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) SAN
4 9 (10.98%) LAN
5 8 (9.76%) Extranet
6 7 (8.54%) VPN
6 7 (8.54%) Wireshark
7 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.88%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.66%) ATM
9 3 (3.66%) Internet
9 3 (3.66%) VoIP
10 2 (2.44%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.44%) Wireless
11 1 (1.22%) 3G
11 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.22%) PABX
11 1 (1.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (4.88%) MS Access
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) AdminStudio
1 10 (12.20%) MSI
General
1 5 (6.10%) French Language
1 5 (6.10%) German Language
1 5 (6.10%) Spanish Language
2 4 (4.88%) Arabic Language
2 4 (4.88%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.88%) Polish Language
2 4 (4.88%) Russian Language
2 4 (4.88%) Swedish Language
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Service Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (21.95%) Support Engineer
4 17 (20.73%) Support Analyst
5 16 (19.51%) Technical Support
6 11 (13.41%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Software Packager
8 9 (10.98%) Help Desk Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (10.98%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (10.98%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Deskside Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Deskside Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Desktop Support
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Software Packaging
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.66%) CSS
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (54.88%) Windows 7
3 38 (46.34%) Windows 10
4 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (17.07%) Windows 8
5 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
6 13 (15.85%) Linux
6 13 (15.85%) Windows 2000
6 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.10%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.44%) Android
11 1 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) ITIL
2 19 (23.17%) Migration
2 19 (23.17%) Software Deployment
3 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.07%) Project Management
4 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
4 13 (15.85%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (12.20%) Application Packaging
5 10 (12.20%) Application Virtualisation
5 10 (12.20%) Data Analysis
5 10 (12.20%) Release Management
5 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
6 9 (10.98%) Critical Thinking
6 9 (10.98%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (9.76%) Coaching
8 6 (7.32%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.32%) Time Management
9 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 13 (15.85%) VB
3 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.20%) VBScript
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) DV Cleared
3 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) CCA
4 5 (6.10%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.66%) PMP
7 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.44%) CCNA
7 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.29%) Hyper-V
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (10.98%) Firmware
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.10%) XenApp
6 5 (6.10%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.88%) vSphere
7 4 (4.88%) XenServer
8 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (28.05%) SCCM
2 19 (23.17%) WSUS
3 9 (10.98%) SCOM
4 5 (6.10%) EdgeSight
5 4 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 59 (71.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.37%) VMware
3 14 (17.07%) HP
4 12 (14.63%) Citrix
5 10 (12.20%) Autodesk
6 8 (9.76%) Cisco
7 6 (7.32%) Apple
8 4 (4.88%) Ivanti
8 4 (4.88%) Lotus
8 4 (4.88%) McAfee
9 2 (2.44%) Dell
10 1 (1.22%) Adobe
10 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.22%) Google
10 1 (1.22%) IBM
10 1 (1.22%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) Remedy
10 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.22%) Veeam