Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 361 443 483
Rank change year-on-year +82 +40 -96
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 34 69 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 1.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 40
Median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,300 £18,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £44,750 £33,075
England median annual salary £27,550 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -1.61% +5.66% -1.85%

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 3,794 6,538 7,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.30% 25.09% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,119 5,280 6,374
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows XP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows XP in the South East over the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 May 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 +31 12 £40,000 +15.94%
Surrey +62 8 £25,000 -9.09%
Hampshire +57 8 £40,000 +29.03%
Oxfordshire +17 6 £40,000 +6.67%
Buckinghamshire +36 3 £65,000 +57.58%
West Sussex +30 3 £52,500 +176.32%
Berkshire +23 3 £25,500 +12.83%
Kent +31 2 £24,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
4 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
6 13 (38.24%) Windows 10
7 12 (35.29%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) C#
9 9 (26.47%) Delphi
9 9 (26.47%) Office 365
10 7 (20.59%) Validation
10 7 (20.59%) VMware
10 7 (20.59%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) Security Patching
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.59%) Snow
10 7 (20.59%) CMDB
10 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
10 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
10 7 (20.59%) Storage Management
11 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
11 6 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
11 6 (17.65%) .NET
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (14.71%) Internet
12 5 (14.71%) HTML
12 5 (14.71%) C++
12 5 (14.71%) LAN

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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) VPN
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) RS-232
4 3 (8.82%) Wireless
5 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) WAAS
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) WLAN
6 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.94%) SSH
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Bugzilla
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 7 (20.59%) Deskside Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Deskside Support
3 7 (20.59%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Delphi Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum Master
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (38.24%) Windows 10
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.94%) Linux
8 1 (2.94%) openSUSE
8 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
2 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
2 7 (20.59%) Security Patching
2 7 (20.59%) Storage Management
2 7 (20.59%) Validation
3 6 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (8.82%) Input Data Acquisition
4 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.82%) People Management
4 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Delphi
3 5 (14.71%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) GxP
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Snow
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.82%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.94%) CommVault