The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 27 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.17% 1.52% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 3.90% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Shropshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 77 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.87% 39.09% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 14
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury +1 1 £21,000 +13.51%
Bridgnorth - 1 £17,000 -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft