The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 156 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 26 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.28% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 5.58% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 46
Average salary £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £17,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
931 591 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.37% 22.89% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 699 455 442
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows XP
West Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 35 (38.04%) Internet
5 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
6 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
6 31 (33.70%) MS Office
7 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (30.43%) IIS
8 28 (30.43%) SLA
8 28 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (27.17%) Windows 7
10 22 (23.91%) SOAP
10 22 (23.91%) Web Services
10 22 (23.91%) XML
10 22 (23.91%) WSDL
11 20 (21.74%) ITIL
12 17 (18.48%) Citrix
13 16 (17.39%) Windows 8
14 15 (16.30%) VMware
15 14 (15.22%) Finance
16 13 (14.13%) Firewall
16 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
16 13 (14.13%) DNS
17 12 (13.04%) Symantec
17 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (13.04%) Windows Vista
18 11 (11.96%) SCCM
18 11 (11.96%) SQL
19 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
2 28 (30.43%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.26%) CMS
6 3 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 31 (33.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.04%) Internet
2 13 (14.13%) Firewall
2 13 (14.13%) DNS
3 9 (9.78%) DHCP
4 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.70%) VPN
5 7 (7.61%) Intranet
5 7 (7.61%) LAN
5 7 (7.61%) WAN
6 4 (4.35%) Wireless
7 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.26%) FTP
7 3 (3.26%) SAN
7 3 (3.26%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (2.17%) NAS
8 2 (2.17%) SSL
8 2 (2.17%) HTTP
9 1 (1.09%) IPsec
9 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Law
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Analyst
2 29 (31.52%) Consultant
3 28 (30.43%) Support Consultant
4 24 (26.09%) Applications Support
5 22 (23.91%) Applications Consultant
5 22 (23.91%) Applications Support Consultant
6 21 (22.83%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (11.96%) Service Analyst
8 11 (11.96%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (10.87%) Desktop Support
10 9 (9.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 9 (9.78%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (6.52%) Systems Support
11 6 (6.52%) Support Technician
12 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
12 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
14 3 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) SOAP
1 22 (23.91%) Web Services
1 22 (23.91%) XML
1 22 (23.91%) WSDL
2 2 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.43%) NHS
1 5 (5.43%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (27.17%) Windows 7
5 16 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.04%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.26%) Linux
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) ITIL
2 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.52%) Change Management
4 4 (4.35%) Information Security
5 3 (3.26%) ITSM
5 3 (3.26%) Service Management
5 3 (3.26%) Content Management
5 3 (3.26%) SIEM
6 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.09%) Workflow
7 1 (1.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.09%) Project Management
7 1 (1.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) SQL
2 8 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (4.35%) C
4 1 (1.09%) C++
4 1 (1.09%) Perl
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
4 1 (1.09%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.61%) MCITP
3 4 (4.35%) Degree
3 4 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.35%) MCSE
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.26%) CCA
4 3 (3.26%) CCNA
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.09%) VCAP
6 1 (1.09%) CCEE
6 1 (1.09%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.43%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) XenApp
4 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.26%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.09%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (1.09%) Postfix
7 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) SCCM
2 8 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.26%) Nessus
5 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Citrix
3 15 (16.30%) VMware
4 12 (13.04%) Symantec
5 8 (8.70%) Adobe
5 8 (8.70%) Dell
6 4 (4.35%) Cisco
7 3 (3.26%) Sage
7 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.17%) Veeam
8 2 (2.17%) Imperva
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Kaspersky
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