Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 255 279
Rank change year-on-year +81 +24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 26 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.04% 1.64% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 41
Median annual salary £19,500 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +22.73% -17.76%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,750 £18,250
90th Percentile £20,250 £39,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77% -1.85%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 769 1,583 1,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.25% 20.54% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 611 1,201 1,373
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,399
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.17% +5.20%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £21,330
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the West Midlands

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows XP in the West Midlands

Windows XP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. 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
Staffordshire +24 8 £19,500 -7.14%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 8 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft