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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 44 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.77% 1.72% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.88% 9.30% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £24,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.77% 18.45% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 66
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
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
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 1 August 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
(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
Kidderminster +3 1 £20,500 -33.87%
Worcester - 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Exchequer
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Draytek
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