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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 206 170 150
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 31 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 1.04% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.66% 5.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 63
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,850 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
England

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
1164 1220 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.30% 20.79% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1080 984
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 14 £30,000 -4.76%
Coventry -5 8 £26,000 +4.00%
Worcestershire +15 5 £21,000 -35.38%
Warwickshire +3 1 - -
Walsall +1 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (74.74%) Active Directory
3 52 (54.74%) Windows Server
4 45 (47.37%) Windows 8
5 43 (45.26%) Microsoft
6 35 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (35.79%) MS Exchange
8 31 (32.63%) VMware
8 31 (32.63%) Windows 7
9 28 (29.47%) Firewall
9 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (27.37%) Hyper-V
11 25 (26.32%) Office 365
11 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
12 24 (25.26%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (25.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (22.11%) MS Office
16 20 (21.05%) Citrix
17 19 (20.00%) Cisco
17 19 (20.00%) DHCP
17 19 (20.00%) XenApp
17 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (17.89%) SLA
19 16 (16.84%) DNS
19 16 (16.84%) Finance
19 16 (16.84%) Retail
20 15 (15.79%) Veeam
20 15 (15.79%) VLAN

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 34 (35.79%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.16%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Office
2 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.16%) SAP MII
3 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) Firewall
2 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 24 (25.26%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (20.00%) DHCP
5 16 (16.84%) DNS
6 15 (15.79%) VLAN
7 9 (9.47%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (9.47%) OSPF
8 6 (6.32%) Ethernet
9 5 (5.26%) LAN
9 5 (5.26%) VoIP
9 5 (5.26%) WAN
10 4 (4.21%) VPN
11 2 (2.11%) Internet
11 2 (2.11%) SMTP
11 2 (2.11%) Wireless
12 1 (1.05%) 3G
12 1 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.05%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (16.84%) Finance
1 16 (16.84%) Retail
2 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Publishing
5 2 (2.11%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (16.84%) Desktop Support
1 16 (16.84%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.79%) IT Support
3 14 (14.74%) Service Desk Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.47%) Architect
6 9 (9.47%) IT Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Technical Architect
7 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Architect
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Technical Architect
7 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) HTML
1 3 (3.16%) jQuery
1 3 (3.16%) JSON
1 3 (3.16%) JSP
1 3 (3.16%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) AS400
1 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
1 11 (11.58%) iSeries
2 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.16%) Life Science
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) EPoS
4 1 (1.05%) iPad
4 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (54.74%) Windows Server
3 45 (47.37%) Windows 8
4 35 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (32.63%) Windows 7
6 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (25.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (15.79%) Windows Vista
10 12 (12.63%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.05%) Android
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.74%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.47%) Network Management
4 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.21%) CRM
5 4 (4.21%) ERP
5 4 (4.21%) IT Asset Management
5 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.16%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.16%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (3.16%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.16%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (3.16%) Project Management
6 3 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.16%) Time Management
7 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) Tcl
2 5 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.21%) CCNA
4 3 (3.16%) HND
4 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.05%) MCP
6 1 (1.05%) MCSA
6 1 (1.05%) MOS
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (74.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.37%) Hyper-V
3 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (20.00%) XenApp
5 14 (14.74%) VMware ESX
6 11 (11.58%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.63%) VMware
3 20 (21.05%) Citrix
4 19 (20.00%) Cisco
5 15 (15.79%) Veeam
6 14 (14.74%) SonicWALL
7 11 (11.58%) IBM
8 9 (9.47%) Sophos
9 4 (4.21%) SAP
9 4 (4.21%) Symantec
10 3 (3.16%) Apple
11 2 (2.11%) HP
11 2 (2.11%) Mitel
12 1 (1.05%) Avaya
12 1 (1.05%) Dell
12 1 (1.05%) Kofax
12 1 (1.05%) Siebel
12 1 (1.05%) Tandberg
12 1 (1.05%) Veritas
12 1 (1.05%) Wyse
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