The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 59 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 42 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.26% 6.10% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.12% 17.80% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 10
Average salary £30,000 £44,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.58% +58.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,700 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 236 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 30.60% 34.30% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 171 165 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows XP
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 6 (46.15%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 5 (38.46%) IBM
7 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
7 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
7 5 (38.46%) AppDNA
8 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) MCSA
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) VPN
9 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
9 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (15.38%) Lync

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
3 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Symposium
5 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Veeam
6 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
7 1 (7.69%) Google
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