The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 153 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 27 55 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 1.69% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.04% 6.31% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 42
Average salary £26,250 £25,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £14,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,463 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
887 871 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.53% 26.84% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 705 637 543
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £20,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Leeds

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (77.92%) Windows 7
3 59 (76.62%) MS Excel
3 59 (76.62%) Citrix
4 55 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (70.13%) VMware
6 51 (66.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (54.55%) Service Delivery
8 41 (53.25%) Internet
9 39 (50.65%) DHCP
9 39 (50.65%) DNS
9 39 (50.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (49.35%) Intranet
10 38 (49.35%) Wireless
11 27 (35.06%) ITIL
12 24 (31.17%) MS Exchange
13 23 (29.87%) SLA
13 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
14 21 (27.27%) MS Office
15 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
16 17 (22.08%) Symantec
17 14 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
19 10 (12.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 9 (11.69%) Blackberry
20 9 (11.69%) Windows Vista
20 9 (11.69%) XenApp
21 8 (10.39%) Citrix Certification
21 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (31.17%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.30%) CMS
7 1 (1.30%) Site Server
Applications
1 59 (76.62%) MS Excel
2 21 (27.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.25%) Internet
2 39 (50.65%) DHCP
2 39 (50.65%) DNS
3 38 (49.35%) Intranet
3 38 (49.35%) Wireless
4 6 (7.79%) FTP
5 5 (6.49%) Firewall
6 4 (5.19%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) Broadband
7 2 (2.60%) LAN
7 2 (2.60%) WAN
8 1 (1.30%) Extranet
8 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.30%) VLAN
8 1 (1.30%) PBX
8 1 (1.30%) VoIP
8 1 (1.30%) SSL
8 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (7.79%) Legal
2 4 (5.19%) Law
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Support Technician
2 24 (31.17%) Analyst
3 23 (29.87%) IT Support
4 22 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
5 20 (25.97%) Service Analyst
6 19 (24.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Junior
9 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Field Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Junior Support Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Support Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Field Support Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Support Analyst
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) iPhone
4 1 (1.30%) NHS
4 1 (1.30%) Handset
4 1 (1.30%) SecurID
4 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (77.92%) Windows 7
3 55 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (66.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (50.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.69%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.60%) Android
9 1 (1.30%) UNIX
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.30%) AIX
9 1 (1.30%) Linux
9 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 27 (35.06%) ITIL
3 6 (7.79%) Service Management
3 6 (7.79%) Change Management
3 6 (7.79%) ITSM
4 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.60%) Information Security
5 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.30%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.30%) SIEM
6 1 (1.30%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.30%) Content Management
6 1 (1.30%) Document Management
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.30%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.30%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (10.39%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.60%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) MCSA
5 1 (1.30%) CCNA
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.30%) MCDST
5 1 (1.30%) MCITP
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.87%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) XenApp
4 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.30%) XenServer
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.30%) Nessus
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (76.62%) Citrix
2 54 (70.13%) VMware
3 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.08%) Symantec
5 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.30%) NetApp
6 1 (1.30%) Apple
6 1 (1.30%) Sage
6 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.30%) Veeam
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