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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.52% 4.12% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 15.29% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 5
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £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
188 157 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 29.61% 26.93% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 176 115 164
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,785 £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 28 November 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) MS Office
3 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (22.22%) CCNA
7 6 (22.22%) WAN
7 6 (22.22%) LAN
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) SCCM
7 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications
8 5 (18.52%) UNIX
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) MCSE
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
10 3 (11.11%) Strategic Planning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications
3 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) VoIP
4 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) ISDN
5 2 (7.41%) Symposium
6 1 (3.70%) Nortel Meridian
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) NetScreen
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (18.52%) UNIX
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
8 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 3 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
2 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
2 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
2 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
2 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 3 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Sybase
5 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Nortel
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper