Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 90 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% 1.37% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 5.76% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 13
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,000 £22,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -20.83%
10th Percentile £17,450 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £28,750 £23,000 £25,800
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -14.55% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 194 295 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.15% 23.79% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 171 278 200
Staffordshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.07% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +26 6 £19,000 -5.00%
Tamworth -14 5 £22,000 -
Stafford - 2 £27,500 -
Windows XP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) C
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) Ticket Management
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (14.29%) Life Science
9 2 (14.29%) SCCM
9 2 (14.29%) Android
9 2 (14.29%) Office 365
9 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
9 2 (14.29%) MCP
9 2 (14.29%) CRM

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Handset
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
6 2 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Ticket Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) CommVault
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) Apple