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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 138 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 30 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 1.45% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.30% 5.40% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 38
Average salary £28,750 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £14,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,264 £29,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
909 889 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.80% 26.83% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 714 637 515
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Citrix
2 57 (72.15%) VMware
2 57 (72.15%) Windows 7
3 55 (69.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (69.62%) MS Excel
4 50 (63.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (55.70%) Service Delivery
6 43 (54.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (53.16%) Internet
8 41 (51.90%) DHCP
9 40 (50.63%) Intranet
9 40 (50.63%) Wireless
10 38 (48.10%) DNS
11 27 (34.18%) ITIL
12 24 (30.38%) MS Exchange
13 21 (26.58%) MS Office
13 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
14 19 (24.05%) SLA
14 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
15 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (16.46%) Symantec
15 13 (16.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 12 (15.19%) Blackberry
17 11 (13.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
19 9 (11.39%) Legal
19 9 (11.39%) XenApp
20 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (30.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.06%) IIS
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.27%) Site Server
Applications
1 55 (69.62%) MS Excel
2 21 (26.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (53.16%) Internet
2 41 (51.90%) DHCP
3 40 (50.63%) Intranet
3 40 (50.63%) Wireless
4 38 (48.10%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) Firewall
5 6 (7.59%) Extranet
6 4 (5.06%) LAN
6 4 (5.06%) WAN
6 4 (5.06%) FTP
7 3 (3.80%) SAN
8 2 (2.53%) Broadband
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
9 1 (1.27%) VLAN
9 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.27%) SSL
9 1 (1.27%) PBX
9 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (11.39%) Legal
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Support Technician
2 26 (32.91%) IT Support
2 26 (32.91%) IT Support Technician
3 21 (26.58%) Analyst
4 20 (25.32%) Service Analyst
5 17 (21.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Junior
8 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Field Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Field Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.53%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (2.53%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.27%) PKI
4 1 (1.27%) SecurID
4 1 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Windows 7
3 55 (69.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (63.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (54.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Vista
7 6 (7.59%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.80%) UNIX
8 3 (3.80%) AIX
8 3 (3.80%) Linux
9 2 (2.53%) Android
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Service Delivery
2 27 (34.18%) ITIL
3 7 (8.86%) Change Management
4 6 (7.59%) Service Management
4 6 (7.59%) ITSM
4 6 (7.59%) Document Management
5 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.27%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.27%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.27%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.27%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.27%) Information Security
7 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.33%) MCDST
4 5 (6.33%) MCP
5 4 (5.06%) MCSE
6 3 (3.80%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.80%) CCNA
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.80%) MCSA
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.39%) XenApp
4 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
5 3 (3.80%) XenServer
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 57 (72.15%) Citrix
1 57 (72.15%) VMware
2 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.46%) Symantec
4 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
5 3 (3.80%) NetApp
6 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.27%) Veeam
6 1 (1.27%) Apple
6 1 (1.27%) Sage
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