The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 121 106
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 4.13% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 10
Median salary £20,750 £30,000 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.83% +44.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 299 412 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.36% 17.59% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 253 353 298
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Birmingham

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Birmingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Law
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) iPad
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) Software Distribution
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) HND
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) GNVQ
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) ADSL
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) ISDN
3 1 (9.09%) PSTN
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) IT Support
2 6 (54.55%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Graduate
5 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) iPad
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Distribution
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) GNVQ
1 2 (18.18%) HND
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) DameWare
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Altiris
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,000 per annum + MS Qualification + more benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Company Car
Posted: 20 days ago