Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 187 192
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 0.26% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 1.26% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 23
Birmingham median annual salary £20,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £18,800 £21,850 £20,800
90th Percentile £45,000 £33,750 £40,750
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +0.96% +4.00%

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 627 795 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.55% 20.59% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 495 707 645
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% -6.41%
10th Percentile £21,950 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,949 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.86% -2.78%

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

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) Statistics
7 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (14.29%) Service Management
7 1 (14.29%) Process Management
7 1 (14.29%) ITSM

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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Handler
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard