The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 61 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.40% 1.13% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.87% 4.65% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,350 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,750 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 172 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.34% 24.33% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 111 151 112
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 31 August 2015. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £25,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £19,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -3 1 £24,000 -2.04%
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) MS Office
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 8
4 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
6 9 (39.13%) WAN
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (39.13%) LAN
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (34.78%) Citrix
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 7 (30.43%) Apple
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) Avaya
10 5 (21.74%) Service Management
10 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
10 5 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (17.39%) SLA
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
12 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (13.04%) SQL
13 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
13 2 (8.70%) SQL Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.35%) GroupWise
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Office
2 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LAN
1 9 (39.13%) WAN
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
5 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows 8
3 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.35%) Android
9 1 (4.35%) Linux
9 1 (4.35%) NetWare
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 1 (4.35%) Document Management
2 1 (4.35%) Web Development
2 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.35%) Server Building
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.35%) ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) Novell eDirectory
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Apple
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Novell
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) Altiris
6 1 (4.35%) Infor
6 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) M86 Security
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco