Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 454 481 428
Rank change year-on-year +27 -53 -77
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 51 66 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 99
South East median annual salary £30,500 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.00% +3.09% -11.82%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,900 £16,500
90th Percentile £37,250 £39,750 £30,850
England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +13.21% -

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 6,499 7,321 7,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.59% 25.12% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,370 6,021 6,857
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,380 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 +34 32 £30,500 +17.31% 7
Berkshire +12 20 £22,600 -0.66% 2
Hampshire +9 11 £31,000 +16.98%
Oxfordshire +36 10 £30,500 +9.91% 1
Surrey +33 5 £26,001 +4.00% 3
Kent -3 3 £22,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 36 (70.59%) Windows 7
5 32 (62.75%) Office 365
6 26 (50.98%) ITIL
7 25 (49.02%) HP
8 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (45.10%) SLA
10 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
11 19 (37.25%) DV Cleared
11 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
12 18 (35.29%) Windows 2000
12 18 (35.29%) MS Visio
12 18 (35.29%) Windows 10
13 15 (29.41%) VMware
14 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (23.53%) DNS
16 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (17.65%) Degree
18 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
18 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
18 8 (15.69%) VPN
18 8 (15.69%) Numerate Degree
19 7 (13.73%) DHCP
19 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
19 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
20 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
20 6 (11.76%) SQL Server

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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (35.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (62.75%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Azure
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
2 12 (23.53%) DNS
3 8 (15.69%) VPN
4 7 (13.73%) DHCP
5 6 (11.76%) Firewall
6 3 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) ADSL
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) SSL
8 1 (1.96%) VLAN
8 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 18 (35.29%) Service Analyst
2 18 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (17.65%) IT Support
6 8 (15.69%) IT Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
8 6 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
9 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 5 (9.80%) Desktop Team Leader
9 5 (9.80%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (9.80%) Windows Support Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
11 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
1 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) EPoS
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 18 (35.29%) Windows 10
3 18 (35.29%) Windows 2000
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 5 (9.80%) Android
7 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.92%) Linux
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.96%) Unix
10 1 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.76%) People Management
4 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
5 3 (5.88%) Android Development
5 3 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 3 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.96%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Scrum
7 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (37.25%) DV Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 8 (15.69%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.92%) PMP
8 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.96%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) MCSE
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (45.10%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) PMO
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) ZENworks
2 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) HP
3 15 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) Novell
6 2 (3.92%) Asigra
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) Veeam
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp