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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 62 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.52% 2.36% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.21% 12.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £24,500 £29,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.23% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -2.75%
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
177 117 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.38% 18.43% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 145 111 103
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 20 October 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 +8 6 £24,500 -26.86%
Tamworth -3 2 £22,250 -14.42%
Lichfield - 2 £22,500 - 1
Stafford +3 1 £25,500 -49.00%
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Apple
3 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
3 13 (72.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (72.22%) LAN
3 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 6 (33.33%) Lync
6 6 (33.33%) XenApp
6 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (16.67%) Avaya
10 2 (11.11%) Service Management
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (11.11%) SQL
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.56%) XML

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (72.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) LAN
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Citrix
1 13 (72.22%) Apple
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Altiris
Lichfield
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Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago