The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 73 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.84% 0.76% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 3.88% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £26,750 £35,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.57% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £37,400 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 129 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.26% 19.66% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 133 117 93
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £26,500 -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 8
3 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) Blackberry
4 12 (75.00%) Citrix
4 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (68.75%) LAN
5 11 (68.75%) WAN
5 11 (68.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (62.50%) DNS
7 9 (56.25%) Cisco
8 8 (50.00%) Apple
9 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (25.00%) ITIL
11 3 (18.75%) XenApp
11 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (18.75%) Lync
12 2 (12.50%) PABX
12 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
12 2 (12.50%) MCP
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 2 (12.50%) MS Office
12 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 2 (12.50%) CCNA
12 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (68.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (18.75%) Lync
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (12.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Support Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (43.75%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) IT Support
5 5 (31.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
7 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 8
3 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
2 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Altiris