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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 76 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.00% 2.11% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 8.12% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 12
Average salary £19,000 £19,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,050 £16,000 £16,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,550 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
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
330 197 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.10% 26.02% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 277 173 198
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,733 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £36,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -16 9 £19,500 +14.70%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows 7
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
4 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
5 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (48.28%) Finance
8 13 (44.83%) HP
8 13 (44.83%) ITIL
8 13 (44.83%) Validation
9 12 (41.38%) Problem Management
9 12 (41.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (24.14%) SLA
11 7 (24.14%) MS Office
11 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
12 6 (20.69%) French Language
12 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
13 5 (17.24%) WFM
14 4 (13.79%) Cisco
14 4 (13.79%) Citrix
15 3 (10.34%) IBM
15 3 (10.34%) NetApp
15 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
15 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (10.34%) Social Media
15 3 (10.34%) Office 365
15 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
15 3 (10.34%) AppDNA
15 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.34%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
1 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
2 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) French Language
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Service Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Technician
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
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows 7
3 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
1 13 (44.83%) Validation
2 12 (41.38%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) WFM
5 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Practice Management
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) CCA
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) VCAP
3 1 (3.45%) CCEE
3 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Postfix
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) NCR
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow