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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 77 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.64% 1.56% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 4.79% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 25
Average salary £39,000 £19,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.26% +15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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
234 292 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.13% 32.44% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 199 259 174
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 -15 6 £39,000 +95.00%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
4 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) Northgate
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (58.33%) Uniface
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) UNIX
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) C++
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) VBScript
4 7 (58.33%) VB
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) SUSE
5 6 (50.00%) Debian
5 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Product Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
4 7 (58.33%) UNIX
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (50.00%) SUSE
5 6 (50.00%) Debian
5 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) VBScript
1 7 (58.33%) VB
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) Uniface
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Northgate
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) VMware