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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 112 99 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 1.10% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 5.30% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 44
Average salary £26,250 £23,875 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.94% -18.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £20,900 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
420 396 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.60% 20.73% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 387 363 441
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 23 (82.14%) MS Office
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
6 14 (50.00%) Blackberry
7 13 (46.43%) ITIL
8 12 (42.86%) Citrix
9 11 (39.29%) SQL
10 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 8 (28.57%) Law
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco
11 8 (28.57%) LANDesk
12 7 (25.00%) WorkSite
12 7 (25.00%) Document Management
12 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (25.00%) VPN
12 7 (25.00%) 3G
12 7 (25.00%) Interwoven
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000
12 7 (25.00%) Apple
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 6 (21.43%) iSeries
13 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (17.86%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 7 (25.00%) WorkSite
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (82.14%) MS Office
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 4 (14.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) VPN
1 7 (25.00%) 3G
2 5 (17.86%) Wireless
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) VoIP
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MS Access
3 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (28.57%) Law
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Desktop Support
3 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Service Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) PC Support
5 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (21.43%) iSeries
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.86%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (10.71%) iPhone
4 3 (10.71%) Replication
4 3 (10.71%) CCTV
5 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Document Management
2 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) LANDesk
4 7 (25.00%) Interwoven
4 7 (25.00%) Apple
5 4 (14.29%) Avaya
5 4 (14.29%) Adobe
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Veeam
7 2 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) Toshiba
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £12 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance or company car
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