Windows XP Jobs

Microsoft Windows XP
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Windows XP skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows XP over the 6 months leading up to 20 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 863 835 1208
Rank change year-on-year -28 +373 -260
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 19 39 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.047% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 65
10th Percentile £36,000 £23,295 £21,250
25th Percentile £39,000 £23,500 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £30,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year +93.44% +1.67% +25.00%
75th Percentile - £39,688 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £90,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +70.00% -2.91% +7.29%

All Operating Systems
UK

Windows XP falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,519 13,927 31,375
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.06% 16.81% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,204 9,830 16,538
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,490 £26,450
25th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,263 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.64% - -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the UK

Windows XP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows XP.

Salary trend for Windows XP in the UK

Windows XP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows XP over the 6 months to 20 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the UK

Windows XP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +2 19 £59,000 +93.44% 4
UK excluding London -59 14 £42,500 +70.00% 4
South East -17 8 £59,000 +145.83% 3
Work from Home +54 7 £41,250 +71.88% 2
London +66 5 £65,000 -27.78%
East of England -9 4 £42,500 +63.46% 2
South West - 2 £33,000 -

Windows XP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Azure
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (26.32%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DHCP
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Social Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Lead
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows 10
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2016
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2019
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Break/Fix
3 5 (26.32%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Server Management
3 5 (26.32%) Storage Management
4 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
4 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) MCP
4 2 (10.53%) MCDST
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) SCCM
2 9 (47.37%) SCOM
2 9 (47.37%) WSUS
3 5 (26.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
3 5 (26.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Dell
3 8 (42.11%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) Extreme Networks
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
4 5 (26.32%) Symantec
4 5 (26.32%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
6 1 (5.26%) Murex
6 1 (5.26%) Reuters