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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 155 167 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -52
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.71% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 2.78% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 31
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,400 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
860 934 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.64% 25.37% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 699 702 455
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 24 (57.14%) MS Office
4 23 (54.76%) MS Excel
4 23 (54.76%) Citrix
5 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 20 (47.62%) VMware
6 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
7 19 (45.24%) Windows 8
7 19 (45.24%) ITIL
7 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (35.71%) Linux
11 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
12 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (28.57%) SAN
13 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
13 11 (26.19%) Cisco
14 10 (23.81%) SLA
15 9 (21.43%) VoIP
15 9 (21.43%) COM
15 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
15 9 (21.43%) Back Office
15 9 (21.43%) NAS
16 8 (19.05%) XenApp
16 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (19.05%) SCCM
16 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (57.14%) MS Office
2 23 (54.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) NAS
2 9 (21.43%) VoIP
3 5 (11.90%) FTP
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.76%) Extranet
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Intranet
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MSI
1 3 (7.14%) AdminStudio
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.43%) Back Office
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Coordinator
5 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.76%) Deskside Support
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Support
9 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Technician
9 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) COM
2 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 19 (45.24%) Windows 8
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (35.71%) Linux
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) Service Management
5 5 (11.90%) ITSM
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Document Management
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) BCP
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
1 3 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
4 3 (7.14%) MCDST
4 3 (7.14%) MCSA
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) XenApp
3 5 (11.90%) vSphere
4 3 (7.14%) XenServer
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.14%) ZENworks
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) DameWare
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) Citrix
3 20 (47.62%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 5 (11.90%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) Novell
7 2 (4.76%) Sage
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Sophos
7 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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