Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 463 478 406
Rank change year-on-year +15 -72 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 62 71 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 0.93% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 121
South East median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% -10.91%
10th Percentile £21,460 £19,750 £16,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +1.89%

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 6,725 7,647 8,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.34% 25.10% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,451 6,297 7,264
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,288
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +69 40 £36,750 +18.55% 12
Berkshire +31 26 £23,300 -29.39% 7
Oxfordshire +60 12 £37,500 +66.67% 2
Surrey +29 8 £26,001 +5.05% 4
Hampshire -5 6 £31,000 +26.53% 4
Kent +9 4 £23,250 -19.13%
West Sussex 0 4 £19,000 -24.00%
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £41,250 +42.24% 3
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
4 38 (61.29%) Windows 7
5 32 (51.61%) Office 365
5 32 (51.61%) HP
6 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (40.32%) Windows 10
8 21 (33.87%) ITIL
9 19 (30.65%) VMware
9 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (30.65%) Windows 8
10 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (29.03%) SLA
10 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
11 16 (25.81%) Citrix
12 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
12 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
13 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
13 14 (22.58%) DNS
14 13 (20.97%) MS Visio
14 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
14 13 (20.97%) Dell
14 13 (20.97%) DV Cleared
15 11 (17.74%) Android
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (17.74%) WAN
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco
16 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
17 9 (14.52%) 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 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (20.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (51.61%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.58%) DNS
3 11 (17.74%) WAN
4 9 (14.52%) DHCP
4 9 (14.52%) LAN
5 7 (11.29%) Firewall
6 6 (9.68%) VPN
7 4 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.84%) Skype
9 2 (3.23%) Internet
9 2 (3.23%) Intranet
9 2 (3.23%) VoIP
9 2 (3.23%) WebEx
10 1 (1.61%) ADSL
10 1 (1.61%) Broadband
10 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.61%) SSL
10 1 (1.61%) VLAN
10 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Service Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Support Technician
6 6 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) Desktop Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) IT Support
7 5 (8.06%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Deskside Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) NHS
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) EPoS
5 1 (1.61%) PDA
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (61.29%) Windows 7
3 25 (40.32%) Windows 10
4 19 (30.65%) Windows 8
5 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
7 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
8 11 (17.74%) Android
8 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (14.52%) Apple iOS
9 9 (14.52%) Mac OS X
10 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (6.45%) Windows Phone
12 3 (4.84%) Linux
12 3 (4.84%) Unix
12 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
13 2 (3.23%) AIX
13 2 (3.23%) HPUX
14 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) Email Migration
4 6 (9.68%) People Management
5 5 (8.06%) Android Development
5 5 (8.06%) iOS Development
5 5 (8.06%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.45%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.84%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.23%) Time Management
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) System Testing
9 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) C
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.97%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) A+ Certification
4 3 (4.84%) DBS Check
4 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
5 2 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.23%) PMP
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PMO
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 50 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.45%) KVM
6 2 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.45%) ZENworks
3 3 (4.84%) DameWare
4 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) HP
3 19 (30.65%) VMware
4 16 (25.81%) Citrix
5 13 (20.97%) Dell
6 11 (17.74%) Cisco
7 4 (6.45%) McAfee
7 4 (6.45%) Novell
7 4 (6.45%) Sophos
7 4 (6.45%) Symantec
8 3 (4.84%) Mitel
9 2 (3.23%) Apple
9 2 (3.23%) Asigra
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.61%) Juniper
10 1 (1.61%) NetApp