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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 56 68 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.72% 0.47% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.01% 1.22% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £52,750 £22,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £22,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 246 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.09% 38.26% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 234 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) Polycom
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) McAfee
5 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Mitel
7 2 (15.38%) Budget Control

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Lawson
1 1 (7.69%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) DECT
1 2 (15.38%) PBX
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) ADSL
2 1 (7.69%) Symposium
2 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Operator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.69%) OS/400
5 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Budget Control
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (15.38%) AppDNA
3 2 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Polycom
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) RightFax
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Epicor
5 1 (7.69%) Google