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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 116 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 66 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.74% 1.80% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 7.99% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 46 37
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,875 £17,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
877 626 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.12% 22.49% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 689 495 509
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (41.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (38.94%) Microsoft
3 44 (38.94%) Active Directory
4 43 (38.05%) MS Excel
4 43 (38.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (32.74%) Internet
6 35 (30.97%) MS Exchange
7 34 (30.09%) Windows 8
8 33 (29.20%) IIS
9 32 (28.32%) Windows 7
10 31 (27.43%) MS Office
11 30 (26.55%) SLA
12 28 (24.78%) WSDL
12 28 (24.78%) SOAP
12 28 (24.78%) Web Services
12 28 (24.78%) XML
12 28 (24.78%) ITIL
13 24 (21.24%) SQL
14 21 (18.58%) DNS
15 20 (17.70%) VMware
16 17 (15.04%) Citrix
16 17 (15.04%) SCCM
17 15 (13.27%) Backup Exec
17 15 (13.27%) Symantec
18 14 (12.39%) LAN
18 14 (12.39%) Firewall
18 14 (12.39%) Windows Vista
18 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (11.50%) Finance

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (30.97%) MS Exchange
2 33 (29.20%) IIS
3 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.77%) Lync
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (38.05%) MS Excel
2 31 (27.43%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Line 500
2 1 (0.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (32.74%) Internet
2 21 (18.58%) DNS
3 14 (12.39%) LAN
3 14 (12.39%) Firewall
4 12 (10.62%) WAN
4 12 (10.62%) DHCP
5 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.08%) VPN
7 7 (6.19%) Intranet
8 5 (4.42%) Wireless
9 3 (2.65%) SAN
9 3 (2.65%) Cisco IPT
9 3 (2.65%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.65%) NAS
10 2 (1.77%) HTTP
10 2 (1.77%) SSL
11 1 (0.88%) IPsec
11 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.88%) MSI
1 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.65%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (41.59%) Consultant
2 45 (39.82%) Support Consultant
3 30 (26.55%) Analyst
4 24 (21.24%) Support Analyst
5 20 (17.70%) Applications Support
6 17 (15.04%) Applications Consultant
6 17 (15.04%) Applications Support Consultant
7 16 (14.16%) Desktop Support
8 14 (12.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 14 (12.39%) Systems Support
8 14 (12.39%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (12.39%) Desktop Analyst
9 12 (10.62%) Technical Support Consultant
9 12 (10.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (10.62%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (10.62%) Technical Support
10 9 (7.96%) Support Technician
11 7 (6.19%) Support Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Service Analyst
12 6 (5.31%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) WSDL
1 28 (24.78%) SOAP
1 28 (24.78%) Web Services
1 28 (24.78%) XML
2 2 (1.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) NHS
2 7 (6.19%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (41.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (38.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (30.09%) Windows 8
5 32 (28.32%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.39%) Windows Vista
6 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (10.62%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.54%) Linux
9 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) ITIL
2 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.31%) Change Management
4 4 (3.54%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.65%) Service Management
6 2 (1.77%) Change Control
6 2 (1.77%) Capacity Management
6 2 (1.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (1.77%) Workflow
6 2 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (1.77%) Information Security
6 2 (1.77%) Project Management
7 1 (0.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (0.88%) Practice Management
7 1 (0.88%) Migration
7 1 (0.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 12 (10.62%) Java
3 4 (3.54%) C
4 3 (2.65%) PHP
5 2 (1.77%) VBScript
6 1 (0.88%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.42%) MCSE
2 5 (4.42%) MCITP
3 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.65%) CCNA
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.65%) Degree
5 2 (1.77%) CCEE
5 2 (1.77%) CCIA
5 2 (1.77%) VCAP
5 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.77%) CCA
5 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (26.55%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 44 (38.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.54%) XenApp
4 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.65%) vSphere
5 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.88%) Xen
6 1 (0.88%) Postfix
6 1 (0.88%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) SCCM
2 15 (13.27%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.65%) OpenView
4 2 (1.77%) WSUS
4 2 (1.77%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.77%) DameWare
4 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.77%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (38.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.70%) VMware
3 17 (15.04%) Citrix
4 15 (13.27%) Symantec
5 12 (10.62%) Adobe
6 7 (6.19%) Cisco
7 4 (3.54%) Avaya
7 4 (3.54%) HP
7 4 (3.54%) Dell
8 2 (1.77%) Bomgar
8 2 (1.77%) Imperva
8 2 (1.77%) Sage
8 2 (1.77%) Sophos
8 2 (1.77%) Websense
9 1 (0.88%) CommVault
9 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.88%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.88%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.88%) Google
9 1 (0.88%) Veeam
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