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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 108 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 1.67% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.14% 7.48% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 23
Average salary £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £51,100
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
338 401 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.57% 22.35% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 296 371 345
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
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 27 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 21 (63.64%) MS Office
4 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
5 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
6 15 (45.45%) ITIL
7 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 12 (36.36%) Citrix
8 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco
11 7 (21.21%) SLA
11 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.21%) Law
11 7 (21.21%) LANDesk
12 6 (18.18%) WorkSite
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (18.18%) Document Management
12 6 (18.18%) iSeries
12 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (18.18%) VMware
12 6 (18.18%) 3G
12 6 (18.18%) Apple
12 6 (18.18%) Interwoven
13 5 (15.15%) LAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (18.18%) WorkSite
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
2 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 4 (12.12%) MS Project
4 1 (3.03%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
1 7 (21.21%) VPN
2 6 (18.18%) 3G
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
5 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) MS Access
General
1 7 (21.21%) Law
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Service Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Desktop Support
5 7 (21.21%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) PC Support
7 3 (9.09%) IT Director
7 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.03%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (18.18%) iSeries
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.06%) Clustering
6 1 (3.03%) Life Science
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.06%) Android
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Document Management
2 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MOS
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) LANDesk
5 6 (18.18%) Apple
5 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 6 (18.18%) Interwoven
6 4 (12.12%) Adobe
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Altiris
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Lotus
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) Epicor
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