The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.49% - 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £55,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.84% 9.49% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 28
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
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 the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Midlands region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows XP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware