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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 106 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 17 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 0.94% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.93% 4.20% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 25
Average salary £31,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.95% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
433 476 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.13% 22.35% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 396 422 549
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
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 28 August 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
3 24 (77.42%) MS Exchange
3 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) MS Office
5 16 (51.61%) Citrix
6 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
7 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
8 10 (32.26%) ITIL
8 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
8 10 (32.26%) Windows 8
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) Wireless
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
11 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
12 6 (19.35%) Law
12 6 (19.35%) 3G
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco
12 6 (19.35%) Apple
12 6 (19.35%) Interwoven
12 6 (19.35%) VPN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 24 (77.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (19.35%) WorkSite
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (6.45%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (64.52%) MS Office
2 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
1 8 (25.81%) Wireless
2 6 (19.35%) 3G
2 6 (19.35%) VPN
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.23%) NetScreen
7 1 (3.23%) ISDN
7 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.68%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (19.35%) Law
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Desktop Support
4 7 (22.58%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Service Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) PC Support
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Customer Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (9.68%) iPhone
4 3 (9.68%) iSeries
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 3 (9.68%) CCTV
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 8
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
8 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Document Management
2 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) XenApp
4 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) LANDesk
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Interwoven
4 6 (19.35%) Apple
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.68%) Veeam
6 3 (9.68%) Adobe
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Open-E
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