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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 320 223
Rank change year-on-year -1 -97  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 71 126 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.69% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 2.30% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 104 235
Median salary £24,500 £28,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4240 5489 6307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.87% 29.86% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3610 4775 5316
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +11 17 £21,750 +8.75% 1
Surrey +9 13 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Berkshire +16 10 £21,000 -26.31% 1
Hampshire -2 10 £19,000 -11.62% 3
Kent +16 8 £26,500 -5.35%
West Sussex -6 7 £24,500 -45.55%
East Sussex +18 6 £25,000 -16.66%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (62.25%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (61.59%) Microsoft
4 80 (52.98%) Active Directory
5 75 (49.67%) Windows 8
6 63 (41.72%) Windows Server
7 61 (40.40%) Windows 7
8 59 (39.07%) SLA
9 49 (32.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (29.80%) ITIL
12 44 (29.14%) MS Exchange
13 31 (20.53%) VMware
14 29 (19.21%) TCP/IP
14 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (18.54%) Cisco
15 28 (18.54%) Windows Vista
16 26 (17.22%) DNS
17 25 (16.56%) Citrix
18 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (15.89%) Blackberry
19 22 (14.57%) DHCP
19 22 (14.57%) Office 365
20 21 (13.91%) LAN
20 21 (13.91%) WAN
20 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (12.58%) Firewall
21 19 (12.58%) Windows 10
22 18 (11.92%) Internet

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 44 (29.14%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.64%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.31%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.99%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.99%) MS Project Server
10 2 (1.32%) IIS
11 1 (0.66%) Apache
11 1 (0.66%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.66%) Site Server
Applications
1 94 (62.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.65%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.65%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.57%) Office 365
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.21%) TCP/IP
2 26 (17.22%) DNS
3 22 (14.57%) DHCP
4 21 (13.91%) LAN
4 21 (13.91%) WAN
5 19 (12.58%) Firewall
6 18 (11.92%) Internet
7 17 (11.26%) VPN
8 12 (7.95%) Wireless
9 11 (7.28%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (7.28%) SAN
10 9 (5.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (5.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (5.96%) Network Security
11 7 (4.64%) VoIP
11 7 (4.64%) Wireshark
12 6 (3.97%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.65%) NetScaler
14 3 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Selenium
General
1 15 (9.93%) Retail
2 12 (7.95%) German Language
3 10 (6.62%) French Language
4 5 (3.31%) Back Office
4 5 (3.31%) Finance
4 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.99%) Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (36.42%) Support Engineer
2 42 (27.81%) Analyst
3 27 (17.88%) IT Support
4 23 (15.23%) 1st Line Support
5 21 (13.91%) IT Engineer
5 21 (13.91%) Service Analyst
5 21 (13.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (13.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (13.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (11.92%) Support Analyst
8 14 (9.27%) Junior
8 14 (9.27%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (9.27%) Windows Support Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) 1st Line Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) Active Directory Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) Active Directory Support
9 13 (8.61%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) Exchange Support
9 13 (8.61%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.31%) HTML
2 4 (2.65%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.32%) XML
4 1 (0.66%) MAPI
4 1 (0.66%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (15.89%) Blackberry
3 14 (9.27%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.28%) EPoS
5 9 (5.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.31%) PDA
7 5 (3.31%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.66%) CCTV
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
9 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.66%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) iPad
9 1 (0.66%) iPhone
9 1 (0.66%) SCADA
9 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 151 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (49.67%) Windows 8
3 63 (41.72%) Windows Server
4 61 (40.40%) Windows 7
5 49 (32.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (18.54%) Windows Vista
9 19 (12.58%) Windows 10
10 16 (10.60%) Linux
11 13 (8.61%) Mac OS
12 9 (5.96%) Windows 2000
12 9 (5.96%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (3.97%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.32%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (1.32%) openSUSE
15 2 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.32%) Unix
16 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.80%) ITIL
2 16 (10.60%) Mentoring
3 13 (8.61%) Change Management
3 13 (8.61%) Problem Management
4 12 (7.95%) CRM
4 12 (7.95%) E-Commerce
4 12 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (5.96%) Break/Fix
5 9 (5.96%) Service Management
6 6 (3.97%) Migration
7 5 (3.31%) ITSM
7 5 (3.31%) Test Automation
8 4 (2.65%) BCP
8 4 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.65%) Patch Management
8 4 (2.65%) Software Audit
8 4 (2.65%) System Testing
8 4 (2.65%) Ticket Management
8 4 (2.65%) Time Management
9 3 (1.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.30%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) Python
3 4 (2.65%) C
3 4 (2.65%) C++
3 4 (2.65%) Objective-C
3 4 (2.65%) Ruby
4 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.32%) Perl
4 2 (1.32%) VB
4 2 (1.32%) VBScript
5 1 (0.66%) PHP
5 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.26%) Degree
3 14 (9.27%) A+ Certification
3 14 (9.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (9.27%) GNVQ
3 14 (9.27%) HND
4 12 (7.95%) MCSE
5 11 (7.28%) MCP
6 9 (5.96%) CCNP
6 9 (5.96%) CCSE
7 8 (5.30%) CCNA
8 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.97%) CCA
9 6 (3.97%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.32%) MCDST
12 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (39.07%) SLA
2 5 (3.31%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 80 (52.98%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.62%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.30%) XenApp
6 7 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.97%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.31%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 4 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.65%) vSphere
9 4 (2.65%) XenServer
10 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.96%) SCCM
2 6 (3.97%) EdgeSight
2 6 (3.97%) SCOM
3 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.66%) Netcool
4 1 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.66%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 93 (61.59%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.53%) VMware
3 28 (18.54%) Cisco
4 25 (16.56%) Citrix
5 18 (11.92%) Apple
6 10 (6.62%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.96%) Aruba
7 9 (5.96%) Blue Coat
7 9 (5.96%) F5
7 9 (5.96%) Forcepoint
7 9 (5.96%) Fortinet
7 9 (5.96%) Palo Alto
7 9 (5.96%) Sourcefire
8 6 (3.97%) HP
9 5 (3.31%) Adobe
9 5 (3.31%) Avaya
9 5 (3.31%) Lotus
9 5 (3.31%) NetApp
10 4 (2.65%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.65%) Quark
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