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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 45 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.68% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £18,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
60 86 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.91% 32.95% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54 69 88
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco