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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 216 153 133
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 19 64 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 1.26% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.65% 6.06% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 86
Median salary £22,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £40,000 £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
1153 1056 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.43% 20.79% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 980 890 1290
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -6 8 £22,000 +15.78%
Coventry -9 3 £27,500 +30.95% 1
Shropshire -9 3 £19,000 -2.56%
Birmingham -33 3 £23,000 -34.28%
Dudley +7 1 £27,000 +28.57%
Warwickshire -6 1 £28,000 +12.00%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Vista
4 22 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 22 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (30.91%) Windows 8
7 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
8 15 (27.27%) SQL
8 15 (27.27%) ITIL
9 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
10 12 (21.82%) Finance
10 12 (21.82%) Retail
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (20.00%) Ticket Management
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (20.00%) MS Office
12 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 10 (18.18%) IBM
12 10 (18.18%) AS400
12 10 (18.18%) Degree
12 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (18.18%) iSeries
13 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.36%) SLA
14 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Office
2 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.64%) SAP ERP
1 2 (3.64%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) G Suite
2 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) VLAN
2 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) ADSL
4 1 (1.82%) BGP
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
4 1 (1.82%) Intranet
4 1 (1.82%) ISDN
4 1 (1.82%) PSTN
4 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
1 12 (21.82%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Automotive
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 19 (34.55%) Support Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) IT Support
4 11 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Support Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) IT Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Server Support
9 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) HTML
1 3 (5.45%) jQuery
2 2 (3.64%) JSON
2 2 (3.64%) JSP
2 2 (3.64%) Silverlight
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) AS400
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 10 (18.18%) iSeries
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (49.09%) Windows Vista
3 22 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 22 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (30.91%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.64%) Linux
9 2 (3.64%) Unix
10 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Ticket Management
3 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.45%) B2B
4 3 (5.45%) CRM
4 3 (5.45%) E-Procurement
4 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.45%) Service Management
5 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.64%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (3.64%) ERP
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (3.64%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.82%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.82%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.27%) Java
4 3 (5.45%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.82%) MCSE
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 5 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.82%) DameWare
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) IBM
3 7 (12.73%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) Google
5 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.64%) Apple
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) Sybase
7 1 (1.82%) Altiris
7 1 (1.82%) Bomgar
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago