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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 61 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.24% 1.62% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 8.49% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £21,000 £27,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
148 106 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.02% 19.10% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 127 79 170
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 27 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) MS Office
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) SCCM
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
6 5 (21.74%) UNIX
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 4 (17.39%) Internet
7 4 (17.39%) CCNA
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) Sybase
8 3 (13.04%) MySQL
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
8 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
9 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Office
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) Symposium
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.70%) ISDN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) SNMP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNA
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Sybase
3 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Nortel
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec