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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 146 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 1.01% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 4.41% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 32
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
436 431 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.64% 23.00% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 344 385 517
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (54.17%) Firewall
6 12 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
7 11 (45.83%) Citrix
8 10 (41.67%) SLA
8 10 (41.67%) XenApp
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (41.67%) VLAN
9 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
9 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
9 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (20.83%) MS Office
12 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
13 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 4 (16.67%) Finance
13 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 3 (12.50%) VPN
14 3 (12.50%) NetWeaver
14 3 (12.50%) ERP
14 3 (12.50%) SAP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) NetWeaver
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 3 (12.50%) SAP MII
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) VLAN
3 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.33%) SMTP
7 1 (4.17%) 3G
7 1 (4.17%) ADSL
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (4.17%) Intranet
7 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) ISDN
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) PSTN
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IT Support
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Server Support
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Server Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Information Officer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) JSP
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 10 (41.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (12.50%) ERP
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Auditing
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 10 (41.67%) XenApp
5 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (4.17%) DameWare
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Altiris
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Kofax
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (4.17%) Siebel
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas