The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 80 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 29 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 1.67% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 7.11% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 14
Average salary £23,750 £26,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,450 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,450 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
411 408 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.82% 23.53% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 380 343 247
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 43 (76.79%) Windows 7
4 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 26 (46.43%) WAN
5 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
6 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (39.29%) MS Office
9 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
9 19 (33.93%) LAN
10 17 (30.36%) SCCM
11 16 (28.57%) VMware
11 16 (28.57%) Blackberry
11 16 (28.57%) Cisco
12 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (23.21%) VPN
14 12 (21.43%) Internet
15 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
15 11 (19.64%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (17.86%) Firewall
16 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (17.86%) MSI
16 10 (17.86%) InstallShield
17 9 (16.07%) Norton AntiVirus
17 9 (16.07%) Symantec
18 8 (14.29%) ADSL
18 8 (14.29%) ITIL
18 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000
18 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 22 (39.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) assyst
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) WAN
2 19 (33.93%) LAN
3 13 (23.21%) VPN
4 12 (21.43%) Internet
5 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
6 10 (17.86%) Firewall
7 8 (14.29%) Wireless
7 8 (14.29%) ADSL
8 5 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.36%) VLAN
9 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.36%) MPLS
9 3 (5.36%) SAN
9 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.79%) VoIP
10 1 (1.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MSI
1 10 (17.86%) InstallShield
2 3 (5.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (12.50%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Analyst
2 20 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (32.14%) Support Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) Desktop Support
5 10 (17.86%) Applications Packager
5 10 (17.86%) Software Packager
5 10 (17.86%) IT Support
6 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Applications Support
8 7 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
11 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
11 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
12 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Handset
2 6 (10.71%) PDA
2 6 (10.71%) iPhone
2 6 (10.71%) iPad
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Replication
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (76.79%) Windows 7
3 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Phone 7
6 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
6 6 (10.71%) Android
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Phone
7 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) Service Management
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (5.36%) Network Management
4 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.57%) Document Management
4 2 (3.57%) Fault Management
4 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.79%) CRM
5 1 (1.79%) Migration
5 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VBScript
2 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) MCP
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCITP
2 1 (1.79%) MCSE
System Software
1 49 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.14%) XenApp
6 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.36%) vSphere
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) SCCM
2 9 (16.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 7 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.36%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Cisco
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 9 (16.07%) Symantec
4 7 (12.50%) Citrix
5 6 (10.71%) Intel
5 6 (10.71%) MobileIron
6 5 (8.93%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) NetApp
7 3 (5.36%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.57%) Remedy
9 1 (1.79%) McAfee
9 1 (1.79%) Lotus
9 1 (1.79%) Apple
9 1 (1.79%) RightFax
9 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.79%) Compaq
9 1 (1.79%) Adobe
9 1 (1.79%) Interwoven
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