The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 54 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.32% 2.09% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.41% 8.96% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
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 Warwickshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
170 212 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.60% 23.35% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 157
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,406 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Warwick +17 2 £25,000 -32.43%
Rugby +5 1 £27,500 -3.50%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,000 -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Vista
4 24 (77.42%) Degree
4 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (77.42%) Automated Testing
4 24 (77.42%) Mobile App
4 24 (77.42%) Cyber Security
4 24 (77.42%) Biometrics
4 24 (77.42%) Smartcard
4 24 (77.42%) TickIT
4 24 (77.42%) Identity Management
4 24 (77.42%) Finance
4 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 24 (77.42%) ISO 9001
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
5 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.68%) MS Office
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (6.45%) Veeam

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Test Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Mobile App
1 24 (77.42%) Biometrics
1 24 (77.42%) Smartcard
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Vista
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (77.42%) Automated Testing
1 24 (77.42%) Cyber Security
1 24 (77.42%) Identity Management
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCITP
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (77.42%) TickIT
1 24 (77.42%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Veeam
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) HP