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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 100 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 30 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 1.64% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.59% 5.78% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 29
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
537 519 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.58% 28.44% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 492 478 387
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 33 (47.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 26 (37.14%) Windows 8
6 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
6 22 (31.43%) Finance
7 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
8 18 (25.71%) VMware
9 16 (22.86%) MS Office
10 14 (20.00%) ITIL
10 14 (20.00%) Degree
10 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 13 (18.57%) Citrix
12 12 (17.14%) DNS
12 12 (17.14%) SLA
12 12 (17.14%) Firewall
12 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (15.71%) NetApp
13 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.29%) Windows 2000
14 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.86%) SAN
15 9 (12.86%) Windows Vista
15 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
15 9 (12.86%) Office 365
16 8 (11.43%) Linux

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.14%) Lync
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Office
2 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
2 12 (17.14%) Firewall
3 9 (12.86%) SAN
4 8 (11.43%) WAN
5 7 (10.00%) LAN
5 7 (10.00%) Wireless
6 6 (8.57%) VoIP
7 5 (7.14%) DHCP
8 4 (5.71%) FTP
9 3 (4.29%) VPN
10 2 (2.86%) SSL
10 2 (2.86%) VLAN
11 1 (1.43%) Network Security
11 1 (1.43%) Internet
11 1 (1.43%) NetScreen
11 1 (1.43%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) RequisitePro
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Financial Institution
2 8 (11.43%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Law
4 4 (5.71%) Back Office
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 10 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.71%) Project Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Programmer
9 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) IT Support
10 3 (4.29%) Senior IT Support
10 3 (4.29%) Field Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Clustering
4 5 (7.14%) Life Science
5 3 (4.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.29%) AS400
6 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.86%) iSeries
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (47.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (37.14%) Windows 8
5 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 9 (12.86%) Windows Vista
8 8 (11.43%) Linux
8 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.71%) UNIX
10 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (10.00%) Project Management
3 6 (8.57%) High Availability
4 4 (5.71%) Logistics
5 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.86%) ERP
7 1 (1.43%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.43%) Information Security
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.43%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.43%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) C++
1 4 (5.71%) COBOL
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) VB
2 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 5 (7.14%) MCSA
3 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCITP
5 1 (1.43%) CCNA
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) vSphere
5 4 (5.71%) XenApp
5 4 (5.71%) XenServer
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) WSUS
2 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Citrix
4 11 (15.71%) NetApp
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco
5 6 (8.57%) Altiris
6 5 (7.14%) HP
7 4 (5.71%) Borland
7 4 (5.71%) Mitel
7 4 (5.71%) Open-E
8 2 (2.86%) Websense
8 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.86%) Lotus
9 1 (1.43%) Epicor
9 1 (1.43%) Dell
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) McAfee
9 1 (1.43%) Sophos
9 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.43%) Kaspersky
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago