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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.85% 2.09% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.00% 11.21% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
Average salary £22,500 £20,375 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -32.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £34,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
200 116 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.65% 18.68% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 160 108 94
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +24 16 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +3 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Lichfield - 1 - -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Citrix
3 21 (75.00%) DNS
4 18 (64.29%) Windows 8
5 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
6 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 16 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (57.14%) Blackberry
6 16 (57.14%) LAN
6 16 (57.14%) WAN
6 16 (57.14%) Apple
7 14 (50.00%) Apple iOS
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 10 (35.71%) Avaya
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.00%) VMware
11 6 (21.43%) DHCP
11 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
11 6 (21.43%) Intranet
11 6 (21.43%) Internet
11 6 (21.43%) Wireless
12 5 (17.86%) Lync
12 5 (17.86%) XenApp
12 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
13 3 (10.71%) SQL
13 3 (10.71%) MS Office
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (17.86%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) Intranet
3 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Handset
2 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 8
3 14 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.57%) Migration
2 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.57%) Web Development
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.57%) ERP
2 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
2 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Citrix
2 16 (57.14%) Apple
3 10 (35.71%) Avaya
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus
6 1 (3.57%) Altiris
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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