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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 110 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 1.41% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.31% 6.68% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 30
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,250 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £29,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
348 389 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.45% 21.07% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 322 367 349
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 26 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) MS Office
2 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) ITIL
5 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 12 (46.15%) Citrix
6 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 7 (26.92%) Law
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 7 (26.92%) LANDesk
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (23.08%) WorkSite
9 6 (23.08%) iSeries
9 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) Interwoven
9 6 (23.08%) Apple
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Document Management
9 6 (23.08%) 3G
9 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (23.08%) WorkSite
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (80.77%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) VPN
1 6 (23.08%) 3G
2 5 (19.23%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) WebEx
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Law
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Desktop Support
3 9 (34.62%) Support Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Service Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) PC Support
6 5 (19.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.69%) IT Director
7 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (23.08%) iSeries
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (23.08%) Document Management
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) LANDesk
4 6 (23.08%) Interwoven
4 6 (23.08%) Apple
5 4 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) Lotus
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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