Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 455 360 270
Rank change year-on-year -95 -90 -113
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 100 251 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.71% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 2.51% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 83 216 438
South East median annual salary £24,250 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.73% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £18,600 £19,063 £19,000
90th Percentile £31,450 £42,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +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 8451 9981 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.46% 28.36% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7284 8544 10516
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -14 35 £21,750 -6.45%
Surrey -30 26 £26,000 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -18 23 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Berkshire +22 22 £24,000 -7.69%
Buckinghamshire -11 11 £20,875 -0.60%
West Sussex -9 8 £24,250 -6.73% 1
Kent -4 5 £24,000 +6.67%
Oxfordshire -19 3 £20,000 -14.89%
East Sussex -2 2 £30,000 +14.29%
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (71.00%) Active Directory
3 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
3 51 (51.00%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (46.00%) Windows 7
5 42 (42.00%) Windows Server
6 41 (41.00%) Windows 8
7 37 (37.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (32.00%) ITIL
9 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
10 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (25.00%) SLA
13 24 (24.00%) Windows 10
14 23 (23.00%) Office 365
15 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (17.00%) DNS
16 17 (17.00%) DHCP
16 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
16 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
17 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
17 15 (15.00%) Windows Vista
18 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (13.00%) Windows 2000 Server
18 13 (13.00%) Citrix
19 11 (11.00%) VMware
19 11 (11.00%) Apple iOS
19 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 10 (10.00%) Software License Management
20 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V

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 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 51 (51.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) G Suite
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) DHCP
1 17 (17.00%) DNS
1 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.00%) VPN
3 6 (6.00%) LAN
3 6 (6.00%) WAN
4 4 (4.00%) Firewall
5 3 (3.00%) Extranet
5 3 (3.00%) Internet
5 3 (3.00%) SAN
5 3 (3.00%) VoIP
6 2 (2.00%) Intranet
6 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.00%) MPLS
6 2 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (10.00%) Publishing
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) French Language
3 2 (2.00%) German Language
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (39.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Service Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 24 (24.00%) Support Engineer
4 22 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 22 (22.00%) IT Support
5 21 (21.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) IT Analyst
7 13 (13.00%) IT Engineer
7 13 (13.00%) Support Analyst
8 11 (11.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (11.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Help Desk Analyst
8 11 (11.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (9.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
10 9 (9.00%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (8.00%) Junior
12 7 (7.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.00%) EPoS
6 3 (3.00%) iPad
7 2 (2.00%) Acoustics
8 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (46.00%) Windows 7
3 42 (42.00%) Windows Server
4 41 (41.00%) Windows 8
5 37 (37.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (24.00%) Windows 10
9 15 (15.00%) Windows Vista
10 13 (13.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (11.00%) Apple iOS
12 6 (6.00%) Windows 2000
13 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
14 2 (2.00%) Linux
14 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
15 1 (1.00%) openSUSE
15 1 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Software License Management
3 9 (9.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 7 (7.00%) Creative Thinking
4 7 (7.00%) Service Management
5 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.00%) Time Management
6 5 (5.00%) Software Audit
7 4 (4.00%) Break/Fix
7 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.00%) Coaching
8 3 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.00%) Change Management
9 2 (2.00%) CRM
9 2 (2.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (2.00%) IT Strategy
9 2 (2.00%) ITSM
9 2 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.00%) Perl
2 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.00%) MCSE
5 8 (8.00%) A+ Certification
5 8 (8.00%) MCP
6 7 (7.00%) Degree
7 6 (6.00%) CCNA
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (5.00%) GNVQ
8 5 (5.00%) HND
8 5 (5.00%) MCTS
9 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.00%) MCDST
9 3 (3.00%) MCITP
10 2 (2.00%) CCA
10 2 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 71 (71.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 4 (4.00%) XenApp
5 3 (3.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.00%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.00%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.00%) Citrix
3 11 (11.00%) VMware
4 9 (9.00%) Cisco
5 6 (6.00%) Apple
6 5 (5.00%) HP
7 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.00%) Avaya
8 3 (3.00%) Google
9 2 (2.00%) Autodesk
9 2 (2.00%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.00%) Acronis
10 1 (1.00%) Draytek
10 1 (1.00%) Lotus
10 1 (1.00%) NetApp
10 1 (1.00%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.00%) Veeam