Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 390 346
Rank change year-on-year -77 -44 -125
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 77 155 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.53% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 1.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 132 280
South East median annual salary £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -5.77% -2.80%
10th Percentile £19,750 £16,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £33,675 £38,625 £45,000
England median annual salary £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -1.85% +3.85% -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 7,544 8,353 11,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.08% 28.53% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6,284 7,133 9,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,575 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -36 35 £28,000 +24.44% 5
Berkshire +3 22 £33,000 +37.50% 2
Hampshire -29 21 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Surrey -11 11 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -32 11 £23,000 +5.75% 2
Kent -2 6 £28,750 +22.34% 1
West Sussex -5 3 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Oxfordshire -12 2 £22,500 -13.46% 1
East Sussex -20 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 38 (49.35%) Microsoft Office
5 30 (38.96%) Windows 10
6 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 26 (33.77%) Office 365
7 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (32.47%) Windows Server
9 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (28.57%) Windows 8
11 19 (24.68%) VMware
11 19 (24.68%) DHCP
11 19 (24.68%) DNS
12 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (22.08%) Apple iOS
13 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (19.48%) SCCM
15 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
15 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
16 13 (16.88%) Apple
16 13 (16.88%) MCSE
17 12 (15.58%) ITIL
17 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (14.29%) Software License Management
18 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 11 (14.29%) A+ Certification
18 11 (14.29%) Publishing
18 11 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.19%) IBM Domino
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (49.35%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.77%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) G Suite
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) DHCP
1 19 (24.68%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) Internet
5 6 (7.79%) SAN
6 5 (6.49%) NetScaler
7 4 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (5.19%) WebEx
7 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.90%) Extranet
8 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.90%) VoIP
8 3 (3.90%) Wireless
9 2 (2.60%) LAN
9 2 (2.60%) NAS
9 2 (2.60%) VPN
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.30%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) AdminStudio
1 4 (5.19%) MSI
1 4 (5.19%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.29%) Publishing
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) French Language
4 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Support Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Desktop Support
3 13 (16.88%) Service Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) IT Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.39%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.49%) Field Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
1 1 (1.30%) Middleware
1 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.69%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (10.39%) NHS
4 6 (7.79%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.19%) EPoS
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) CCTV
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) iPad
6 2 (2.60%) iPhone
6 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.30%) Life Science
7 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows 10
3 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (32.47%) Windows Server
6 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 17 (22.08%) Apple iOS
8 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (10.39%) Windows Vista
10 7 (9.09%) Android
11 4 (5.19%) Mac OS
11 4 (5.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (3.90%) Linux
13 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Software License Management
3 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (11.69%) Customer-Centricity
5 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.09%) Time Management
6 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) MOF
8 4 (5.19%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.19%) Power Management
8 4 (5.19%) Presales
8 4 (5.19%) Security Patching
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
8 4 (5.19%) Software Distribution
8 4 (5.19%) Software Licensing
9 3 (3.90%) Coaching
10 2 (2.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) MCSE
4 11 (14.29%) A+ Certification
5 6 (7.79%) MCP
5 6 (7.79%) MCTS
6 5 (6.49%) CCA
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.19%) DBS Check
7 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 3 (3.90%) MCITP
8 3 (3.90%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.60%) CCNA
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.60%) Degree
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 7 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (11.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.49%) vSphere
5 5 (6.49%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.49%) XenServer
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.19%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.60%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) EdgeSight
2 5 (6.49%) SCOM
3 4 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.19%) WMI
3 4 (5.19%) WSUS
4 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.68%) VMware
3 13 (16.88%) Apple
4 9 (11.69%) HP
5 8 (10.39%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) Cisco
7 5 (6.49%) Ivanti
8 4 (5.19%) Bomgar
8 4 (5.19%) Dell
8 4 (5.19%) IBM
9 2 (2.60%) Capita
9 2 (2.60%) Google
10 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper