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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 160 141
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 1.08% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 5.35% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 49 65
Median salary £22,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1010 1046 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.75% 20.09% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 874 862 1125
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -9 5 £22,000 -37.14% 1
Coventry +1 3 £30,000 +25.00%
Shropshire -9 2 £19,000 -9.52%
Staffordshire - 1 £20,000 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
6 15 (34.09%) SQL
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (25.00%) MS Office
9 11 (25.00%) ITIL
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (25.00%) Ticket Management
10 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
10 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.45%) SLA
11 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
11 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.91%) VMware
12 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (11.36%) Degree
13 5 (11.36%) VLAN
13 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
13 5 (11.36%) Retail
13 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (11.36%) 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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) G Suite
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) VLAN
1 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) ADSL
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) ISDN
4 1 (2.27%) PSTN
4 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Law
2 3 (6.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Analyst
2 21 (47.73%) Support Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) SQL Support Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Support Analyst
5 9 (20.45%) IT Support
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Adviser
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) AS400
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) iSeries
3 3 (6.82%) iPad
3 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.82%) Linux
9 3 (6.82%) Unix
10 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
1 11 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (11.36%) Service Management
3 3 (6.82%) B2B
3 3 (6.82%) E-Procurement
3 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.27%) Change Management
4 1 (2.27%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (2.27%) CRM
4 1 (2.27%) Data Management
4 1 (2.27%) ITSM
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.27%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) C
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.36%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.27%) DameWare
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) Google
4 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.27%) Altiris
7 1 (2.27%) Bomgar
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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