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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 158 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 18 64 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 1.70% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.18% 6.91% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 57 41
Average salary £27,750 £29,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.93% +34.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.27%
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
825 926 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.94% 24.65% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 683 738 508
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £47,500 £55,000
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 7 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Windows 7
3 29 (58.00%) VMware
4 27 (54.00%) Citrix
5 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (50.00%) ITIL
6 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
7 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
9 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 20 (40.00%) Service Delivery
10 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (36.00%) MS Office
12 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (28.00%) Blackberry
13 14 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (28.00%) Windows 8
14 13 (26.00%) SLA
15 12 (24.00%) DHCP
15 12 (24.00%) Wireless
15 12 (24.00%) Intranet
15 12 (24.00%) Internet
16 10 (20.00%) Service Management
16 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 9 (18.00%) Linux
17 9 (18.00%) Legal
17 9 (18.00%) XenApp
18 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
18 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (8.00%) IIS
7 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (36.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
1 2 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) DHCP
1 12 (24.00%) Wireless
1 12 (24.00%) Intranet
1 12 (24.00%) Internet
2 8 (16.00%) Extranet
2 8 (16.00%) DNS
3 6 (12.00%) FTP
3 6 (12.00%) SAN
4 5 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
5 3 (6.00%) NAS
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MSI
1 3 (6.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (18.00%) Legal
2 4 (8.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Service Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Support Technician
3 12 (24.00%) IT Support
3 12 (24.00%) IT Support Technician
4 10 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) COM
1 3 (6.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Windows 7
3 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (28.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (6.00%) UNIX
9 3 (6.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.00%) Service Management
4 8 (16.00%) Document Management
4 8 (16.00%) ITSM
5 7 (14.00%) Change Management
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.00%) BCP
9 1 (2.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCP
2 7 (14.00%) MCDST
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (12.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) MCSA
4 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) XenApp
3 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCCM
1 6 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.00%) ZENworks
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) VMware
2 27 (54.00%) Citrix
3 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.00%) Symantec
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Novell
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
7 2 (4.00%) Sophos
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Dell