Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 198 154
Rank change year-on-year +14 -44 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.30% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 1.70% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 36
Birmingham median annual salary £31,250 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.76% -10.77% +18.18%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £40,000
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -9.09%

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 787 824 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.43% 17.40% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 712 650 782
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.85% +1.30%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,225 £23,788
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Patch Management
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery Management
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (62.50%) MOS
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Becrypt
5 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365

Windows XP
Co-occurring 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 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) Patch Management
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery Management
2 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MOS
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Becrypt
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) SAP