The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 37 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.90% 0.91% 5.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 3.45% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £28,750 £21,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £19,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,450 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 58 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.81% 26.36% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 75
Average salary £28,000 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Worcester +7 1 £35,000 +64.70%
Bromsgrove - 1 £22,500 - 3
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) MS Office
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago