The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.21% 1.23% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.46% 6.36% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £19,000 £21,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,850 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £30,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
231 110 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.05% 19.30% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 104 113
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
South Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Windows 7
3 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
4 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
5 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (58.62%) Finance
8 16 (55.17%) Validation
8 16 (55.17%) HP
9 15 (51.72%) ITIL
9 15 (51.72%) Problem Management
9 15 (51.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (27.59%) MS Office
11 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
11 7 (24.14%) French Language
12 5 (17.24%) WFM
12 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
12 5 (17.24%) SLA
13 3 (10.34%) VMware
13 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
13 3 (10.34%) Social Media
14 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
14 2 (6.90%) Project Management
14 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
14 2 (6.90%) Citrix
14 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
14 2 (6.90%) ATM
14 2 (6.90%) MCP
14 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) French Language
3 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Service Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) XSD
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Windows 7
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Validation
2 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.24%) WFM
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Practice Management
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCA
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VCAP
3 1 (3.45%) CCEE
3 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) NCR
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow