The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 74 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.01% 3.30% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 13.33% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 13
Average salary £19,000 £20,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,950 £16,500 £16,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
292 180 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.74% 24.73% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 260 167 184
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 23 July 2014. 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 -9 8 £19,000 -9.52%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (81.25%) Windows 7
3 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (53.13%) Finance
7 16 (50.00%) Validation
7 16 (50.00%) HP
8 15 (46.88%) ITIL
8 15 (46.88%) Problem Management
8 15 (46.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (28.13%) MS Office
9 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) French Language
11 6 (18.75%) SLA
12 5 (15.63%) WFM
12 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
13 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
14 3 (9.38%) Social Media
14 3 (9.38%) VMware
15 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
15 2 (6.25%) Legal
15 2 (6.25%) NAS
15 2 (6.25%) ATM
15 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
15 2 (6.25%) MCSE
15 2 (6.25%) Cisco
15 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ATM
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) IPsec
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) French Language
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSD
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Windows 7
3 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Validation
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Problem Management
3 5 (15.63%) WFM
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Practice Management
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C#
1 2 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) VCAP
3 1 (3.13%) CCEE
3 1 (3.13%) CCIA
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Postfix
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) NCR
5 1 (3.13%) Sage
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) Dell