The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 57 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.13% 1.70% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 7.04% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £31,000
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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 142 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.96% 24.11% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 155
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Coventry region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Coventry

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) SCCM
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) CCNA
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (15.38%) Internet
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) Sybase
9 3 (11.54%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
3 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.69%) ISDN
4 2 (7.69%) Symposium
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.85%) Nortel Meridian
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) SMTP
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
3 5 (19.23%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
1 3 (11.54%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Sybase
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
4 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Nortel