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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 53 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.18% 5.57% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.22% 17.28% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 8
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
209 162 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.13% 32.21% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 188 128 141
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,383 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
6 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
6 6 (35.29%) AppDNA
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) NetApp
6 6 (35.29%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) MS Office
9 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) MCSE
9 3 (17.65%) MCSA
9 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (17.65%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
9 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (17.65%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
2 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
1 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) MCSA
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) AppDNA
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Veeam
5 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting Salary £20,000 rising to £21,500 after 6 months
Posted: 5 days ago