The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 186 156
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.80% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 4.10% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 52
Median salary £23,250 £26,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.57% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1016 1146 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.53% 19.61% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 893 961 1082
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows XP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 7 £23,000 -23.33%
Coventry -3 2 £30,000 +25.00%
Staffordshire +6 1 £19,500 -18.75%
Shropshire -8 1 £19,000 -
Worcestershire -15 1 £22,500 +18.42%
Warwickshire - 1 £26,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Vista
4 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) MS Office
7 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (24.24%) Ticket Management
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
11 5 (15.15%) SLA
11 5 (15.15%) Service Management
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.12%) Google
12 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
12 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
12 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.12%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
12 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.03%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) ADSL
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) ISDN
3 1 (3.03%) PSTN
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.09%) Law
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) IT Support
4 8 (24.24%) Technical Support
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Support Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) IT Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Adviser
9 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Vista
3 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
8 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 3 (9.09%) Unix
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Ticket Management
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) B2B
5 3 (9.09%) E-Procurement
5 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.09%) Statistics
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management
7 1 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (3.03%) ITSM
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.03%) DameWare
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Sybase
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.03%) Altiris
5 1 (3.03%) Bomgar
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) SAP