The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 71 60
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.39% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.78% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Average salary - £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
South 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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 209 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.13% 29.03% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 168 144
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Sheffield region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP