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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 202 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 33 53 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 1.00% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 5.11% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 73
Median salary £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
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
1221 1037 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.00% 19.49% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 913 1241
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Staffordshire +5 13 £22,000 +15.78% 1
Coventry -7 9 £26,000 -5.45%
Birmingham -38 9 £29,000 -3.33%
Warwickshire -2 1 £28,000 +19.14%
Worcestershire - 1 £21,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
5 32 (42.67%) Windows 8
6 24 (32.00%) Windows 7
7 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (28.00%) Windows Vista
9 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
10 17 (22.67%) Office 365
11 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (21.33%) Firewall
12 15 (20.00%) Finance
12 15 (20.00%) VMware
12 15 (20.00%) ITIL
13 14 (18.67%) MS Office
13 14 (18.67%) Retail
13 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
14 13 (17.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (17.33%) Degree
14 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (16.00%) SLA
15 12 (16.00%) Citrix
16 11 (14.67%) IBM
16 11 (14.67%) AS400
16 11 (14.67%) VLAN
16 11 (14.67%) XenApp
16 11 (14.67%) iSeries

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 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Office
2 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.00%) SAP MII
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Firewall
2 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (14.67%) VLAN
4 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) DHCP
5 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 3 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.67%) LAN
6 2 (2.67%) OSPF
6 2 (2.67%) SMTP
6 2 (2.67%) WAN
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.33%) PSTN
7 1 (1.33%) VoIP
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 18 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) IT Support
4 12 (16.00%) Desktop Support
5 10 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Technical Support
7 7 (9.33%) IT Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) SQL Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Data Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) IT Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) HTML
1 4 (5.33%) jQuery
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 3 (4.00%) JSP
2 3 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) AS400
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
1 11 (14.67%) iSeries
2 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
3 32 (42.67%) Windows 8
4 24 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (28.00%) Windows Vista
7 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (17.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (9.33%) Windows 10
9 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (10.67%) Ticket Management
4 4 (5.33%) CRM
4 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 3 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (4.00%) ERP
5 3 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.67%) Network Management
6 2 (2.67%) Service Management
7 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.33%) Change Management
7 1 (1.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.33%) Information Security
7 1 (1.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) Tcl
5 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
2 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.67%) XenApp
4 10 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.33%) DameWare
2 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) Citrix
4 11 (14.67%) IBM
5 10 (13.33%) SonicWALL
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco
7 3 (4.00%) Apple
7 3 (4.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.67%) Sophos
8 2 (2.67%) Veeam
9 1 (1.33%) Altiris
9 1 (1.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.33%) Canon
9 1 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (1.33%) Kofax
9 1 (1.33%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.33%) Siebel
9 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago