The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.72% 1.38% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.97% 6.38% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £19,300 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £23,450
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -5.66%
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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.76% 21.56% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 59
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Evesham - 2 £15,000 -
Worcester -4 1 £24,000 -10.28%
Redditch - 1 £32,500 -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Informix
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco