The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.05% 1.80% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 22.11% 33.33% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 18
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,950 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,105 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (25.00%) DMZ
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos