Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 475 372 284
Rank change year-on-year -103 -88 -122
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 87 202 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.64% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 2.30% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 60 160 415
South East median annual salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £18,950 £19,450 £18,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £31,275 £45,000
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% -3.64%

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 8,469 8,764 12,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.89% 27.83% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7,255 7,449 10,492
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -41 36 £23,500 +2.17% 11
Berkshire +3 24 £28,500 +14.00% 8
Surrey -8 21 £24,250 -18.13% 3
Hampshire -44 21 £25,000 -8.26% 7
Buckinghamshire -27 10 £20,500 -4.65% 3
West Sussex -1 5 £22,500 +9.76% 1
Kent -3 2 - - 4
Oxfordshire -36 2 £20,000 -14.89%
East Sussex -22 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (71.26%) Active Directory
3 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
4 47 (54.02%) Microsoft Office
5 40 (45.98%) Windows 7
6 34 (39.08%) Windows 8
6 34 (39.08%) Windows 10
7 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (31.03%) Office 365
11 25 (28.74%) ITIL
11 25 (28.74%) MS Exchange
11 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (20.69%) SCCM
13 16 (18.39%) Windows Vista
13 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
13 16 (18.39%) DHCP
13 16 (18.39%) DNS
13 16 (18.39%) VMware
14 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
15 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
15 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
15 13 (14.94%) SLA
15 13 (14.94%) HP
16 12 (13.79%) Apple
16 12 (13.79%) MCP
16 12 (13.79%) MCSE

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 25 (28.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.60%) IBM Domino
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 47 (54.02%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) G Suite
2 2 (2.30%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) DHCP
1 16 (18.39%) DNS
2 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
3 11 (12.64%) VPN
4 8 (9.20%) Internet
5 7 (8.05%) LAN
5 7 (8.05%) WAN
6 5 (5.75%) Wireless
7 4 (4.60%) Intranet
7 4 (4.60%) SAN
8 3 (3.45%) Extranet
8 3 (3.45%) NAS
9 2 (2.30%) Firewall
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.15%) DECT
10 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.15%) MPLS
10 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) AdminStudio
1 3 (3.45%) MSI
1 3 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (13.79%) Publishing
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 8 (9.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
1 26 (29.89%) Support Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (20.69%) Service Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) IT Support
5 11 (12.64%) Help Desk Support
5 11 (12.64%) IT Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) IT Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 8 (9.20%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (8.05%) Field Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Technical Support
10 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Flash
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) EPoS
3 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.75%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.60%) NHS
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Acoustics
6 2 (2.30%) CCTV
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.30%) iPad
6 2 (2.30%) iPhone
6 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Windows 7
3 34 (39.08%) Windows 10
3 34 (39.08%) Windows 8
4 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (18.39%) Windows Vista
9 12 (13.79%) Apple iOS
10 7 (8.05%) Windows 2000
10 7 (8.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (4.60%) Linux
12 2 (2.30%) Android
12 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) ITIL
2 10 (11.49%) Service Management
2 10 (11.49%) Software License Management
3 9 (10.34%) Time Management
4 8 (9.20%) Customer-Centricity
5 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.60%) Logistics
7 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.60%) Migration
7 4 (4.60%) Presales
7 4 (4.60%) Software Licensing
8 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.45%) Coaching
8 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.45%) MOF
8 3 (3.45%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.45%) Power Management
8 3 (3.45%) Security Patching
8 3 (3.45%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) C#
3 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (13.79%) MCP
4 12 (13.79%) MCSE
5 9 (10.34%) A+ Certification
6 8 (9.20%) MCTS
7 6 (6.90%) CCNA
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.90%) MCITP
8 5 (5.75%) Degree
9 4 (4.60%) DBS Check
10 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.45%) MCDST
10 3 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.30%) MCSA
12 1 (1.15%) CCA
12 1 (1.15%) CCSA
12 1 (1.15%) CCSE
12 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) PMO
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 62 (71.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) BitLocker
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.60%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.15%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.15%) vSphere
7 1 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) WMI
2 3 (3.45%) WSUS
3 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.15%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) VMware
3 13 (14.94%) HP
4 12 (13.79%) Apple
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco
6 7 (8.05%) Citrix
7 5 (5.75%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 4 (4.60%) IBM
9 2 (2.30%) Adobe
9 2 (2.30%) Autodesk
9 2 (2.30%) Google
9 2 (2.30%) Remedy
9 2 (2.30%) Veeam
10 1 (1.15%) Acronis
10 1 (1.15%) Aruba
10 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.15%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.15%) Sophos
10 1 (1.15%) Trend Micro