The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 24 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.82% 3.40% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 9.09% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £59,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
West 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 Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 88 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.35% 37.45% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 33
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Wakefield

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) MCDST
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
7 2 (20.00%) Replication
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (10.00%) Broadband
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) SAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (30.00%) IT Support
5 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCDST
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle