The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.64% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 68 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.72% 17.57% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 43
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Halifax

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) COBOL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMV
3 2 (50.00%) JCL
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) NCR
3 2 (50.00%) PL/1
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) BASE24
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
3 2 (50.00%) Tandem

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ATM
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EMV
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Tandem
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) PL/1
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) NCR
1 2 (50.00%) VocaLink
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco