The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 72 76 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.60% 0.79% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.28% 3.18% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 26
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
265 220 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.25% 24.69% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 220 188 204
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 10 £21,000 -2.32%
Barnsley - 3 £25,500 -
Doncaster -9 1 £21,000 -58.00%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) MS Office
3 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
5 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
8 10 (37.04%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) Windows 2000
9 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (22.22%) Retail
11 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
12 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
13 4 (14.81%) Military
13 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (14.81%) Electronics
13 4 (14.81%) Becrypt
13 4 (14.81%) Wireless
13 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 3 (11.11%) SLA
14 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
14 3 (11.11%) Legal
14 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
14 3 (11.11%) Adobe

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (85.19%) MS Office
2 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.70%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Wireless
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) PBX
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Military
2 4 (14.81%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 2000
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.70%) ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) VBScript
1 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Becrypt
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) CA
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) SolidWorks
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Primavera
6 1 (3.70%) Websense