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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 89 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.58% 2.07% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 7.14% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 30
Average salary £32,000 £22,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £28,450
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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
204 294 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.69% 28.97% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 169 247 170
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 21 April 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 -25 4 £39,000 +81.39%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) MS Office
5 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Retail
8 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) SLA
10 4 (20.00%) UNIX
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) Legal
11 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (15.00%) Northgate
11 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
11 3 (15.00%) Python
11 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (5.00%) Primavera
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Broadband
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Product Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (10.00%) SUSE
7 2 (10.00%) Debian
7 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.00%) AIX
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
2 3 (15.00%) VB
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Uniface
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) CCENT
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Northgate
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds