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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.43% 0.93% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.91% 3.73% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £24,000 £67,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.44% +217.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £31,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £70,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
224 134 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 29.13% 24.91% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 192 120 233
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) iSeries
5 3 (15.79%) AS400
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.26%) Sybase
7 1 (5.26%) IIS
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Desktop Support
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) AS400 Operator
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) AS400
1 3 (15.79%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday