The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 21 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.13% 5.33% 10.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 19.05% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £20,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.66% 28.00% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 34
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
West Midlands

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 27 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft