The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 35 37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 4.64% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.46% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 6
Average salary - £19,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 79 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.25% 28.21% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 33
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Solihull

Windows XP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow