The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 119 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 1.09% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 5.18% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 34
Average salary £31,500 £22,625 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.22% -22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,325 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
459 425 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.75% 21.11% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 421 382 492
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Birmingham region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (77.78%) MS Office
4 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 14 (51.85%) Citrix
6 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 11 (40.74%) ITIL
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 11 (40.74%) Blackberry
8 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (22.22%) Firewall
10 6 (22.22%) 3G
10 6 (22.22%) Wireless
10 6 (22.22%) Law
10 6 (22.22%) Document Management
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (22.22%) WorkSite
10 6 (22.22%) LANDesk
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (22.22%) iSeries
10 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000
10 6 (22.22%) Interwoven
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
10 6 (22.22%) Apple
10 6 (22.22%) VPN
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (22.22%) WorkSite
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Office
2 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
1 3 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VPN
1 6 (22.22%) 3G
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) VLAN
2 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (11.11%) MS Access
General
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Desktop Support
3 7 (25.93%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) PC Support
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Technician
8 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Blackberry
2 6 (22.22%) iSeries
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (11.11%) iPhone
4 3 (11.11%) Replication
4 3 (11.11%) CCTV
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Document Management
2 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Interwoven
3 6 (22.22%) Apple
3 6 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 3 (11.11%) Veeam
5 3 (11.11%) Avaya
5 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 3 (11.11%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago