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

Microsoft Windows XP
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 279 179
Rank change year-on-year -38 -100  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 79 176 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.90% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 2.98% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 159 285
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

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 4180 5910 6058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.88% 30.35% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 5135 5079
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Kent +38 18 £22,500 -2.17%
Buckinghamshire +21 18 £22,500 -18.18% 5
Hampshire +3 14 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Berkshire +39 12 £27,500 +4.76% 2
Surrey -20 9 £30,000 +15.38%
Oxfordshire -5 8 £26,000 +14.28% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (70.17%) Microsoft
3 105 (58.01%) Active Directory
4 99 (54.70%) MS Office
5 84 (46.41%) MS Excel
5 84 (46.41%) Windows Server
6 79 (43.65%) Windows 8
7 77 (42.54%) Windows 7
8 60 (33.15%) SLA
9 58 (32.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 52 (28.73%) MS Exchange
12 45 (24.86%) Cisco
13 40 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (20.99%) LAN
15 34 (18.78%) Wireless
16 33 (18.23%) Degree
17 32 (17.68%) Blackberry
18 29 (16.02%) TCP/IP
19 28 (15.47%) Windows 2000 Server
19 28 (15.47%) ITIL
20 27 (14.92%) VMware
21 25 (13.81%) Mac OS X
21 25 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
22 23 (12.71%) VPN
23 22 (12.15%) C
23 22 (12.15%) Windows Vista
23 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
23 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2003

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 52 (28.73%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.42%) IBM Notes
5 7 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.21%) IBM Domino
6 4 (2.21%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.10%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 99 (54.70%) MS Office
2 84 (46.41%) MS Excel
3 11 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.21%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (2.21%) QuarkXPress
5 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.99%) LAN
2 34 (18.78%) Wireless
3 29 (16.02%) TCP/IP
4 23 (12.71%) VPN
5 21 (11.60%) Firewall
5 21 (11.60%) Internet
6 20 (11.05%) DNS
7 19 (10.50%) DHCP
8 18 (9.94%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (8.29%) WAN
10 10 (5.52%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (5.52%) VoIP
11 7 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (3.87%) Network Security
12 5 (2.76%) Ethernet
13 4 (2.21%) 3G
13 4 (2.21%) WLAN
14 3 (1.66%) PBX
14 3 (1.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.76%) MS Access
3 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Selenium
2 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.55%) Subversion
2 1 (0.55%) Trac
General
1 20 (11.05%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.29%) Finance
3 12 (6.63%) German Language
4 11 (6.08%) Retail
5 10 (5.52%) Back Office
6 9 (4.97%) French Language
7 8 (4.42%) Banking
8 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.66%) Publishing
10 2 (1.10%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.55%) Legal
11 1 (0.55%) Local Government
11 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (30.39%) Support Engineer
2 50 (27.62%) Analyst
3 38 (20.99%) 2nd Line Support
4 33 (18.23%) Support Analyst
5 29 (16.02%) IT Support
6 26 (14.36%) 1st Line Support
7 24 (13.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 24 (13.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 23 (12.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 20 (11.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (9.39%) IT Analyst
11 16 (8.84%) Help Desk Support
11 16 (8.84%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (8.84%) Windows Support Engineer
12 14 (7.73%) IT Engineer
12 14 (7.73%) IT Manager
12 14 (7.73%) IT Support Analyst
12 14 (7.73%) IT Support Engineer
12 14 (7.73%) Service Analyst
12 14 (7.73%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) .NET
2 14 (7.73%) HTML
3 4 (2.21%) CSS
4 2 (1.10%) XML
5 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.68%) Blackberry
2 25 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.63%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.08%) EPoS
6 7 (3.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (3.87%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.76%) iPad
7 5 (2.76%) iPhone
8 4 (2.21%) PDA
9 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.55%) Clustering
11 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.55%) Handset
11 1 (0.55%) IVR
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 181 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (46.41%) Windows Server
3 79 (43.65%) Windows 8
4 77 (42.54%) Windows 7
5 58 (32.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (15.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 25 (13.81%) Mac OS X
10 22 (12.15%) Windows Vista
11 17 (9.39%) Mac OS
12 14 (7.73%) Linux
13 13 (7.18%) Windows 10
14 8 (4.42%) Windows 2000
15 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.21%) Android
17 3 (1.66%) Windows Phone
18 2 (1.10%) Unix
19 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.47%) ITIL
2 20 (11.05%) Service Management
3 18 (9.94%) Mathematics
4 17 (9.39%) Problem Management
5 15 (8.29%) E-Commerce
6 14 (7.73%) CRM
7 11 (6.08%) Change Management
8 8 (4.42%) Change Control
9 7 (3.87%) ITSM
10 5 (2.76%) BCP
10 5 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.76%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.76%) Project Management
10 5 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (2.21%) Coaching
11 4 (2.21%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.21%) Logistics
11 4 (2.21%) Patch Management
11 4 (2.21%) Statistics
11 4 (2.21%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.15%) C
2 8 (4.42%) SQL
3 4 (2.21%) C++
3 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
3 4 (2.21%) Python
3 4 (2.21%) Ruby
4 2 (1.10%) VB
4 2 (1.10%) VBScript
5 1 (0.55%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) PHP
5 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (18.23%) Degree
2 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.94%) NVQ Level 3
3 16 (8.84%) MCP
4 15 (8.29%) A+ Certification
5 14 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.08%) HND
6 11 (6.08%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.08%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.52%) MCSE
8 9 (4.97%) GNVQ
9 8 (4.42%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (3.87%) CCNA
10 7 (3.87%) CCNP
10 7 (3.87%) CCSE
11 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (33.15%) SLA
2 7 (3.87%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (58.01%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.87%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 6 (3.31%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.66%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) SCCM
1 7 (3.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.55%) DameWare
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.55%) Netcool
3 1 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.55%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 127 (70.17%) Microsoft
2 45 (24.86%) Cisco
3 27 (14.92%) VMware
4 18 (9.94%) Apple
5 16 (8.84%) Citrix
6 10 (5.52%) HP
7 8 (4.42%) Lotus
8 7 (3.87%) Aruba
8 7 (3.87%) Avaya
8 7 (3.87%) Blue Coat
8 7 (3.87%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.87%) F5
8 7 (3.87%) Forcepoint
8 7 (3.87%) Fortinet
8 7 (3.87%) Palo Alto
8 7 (3.87%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.76%) Dell
10 4 (2.21%) Adobe
10 4 (2.21%) NetApp
10 4 (2.21%) Quark
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
St Giles International
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23 - £27 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22323 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago