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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 34 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.33% 2.35% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.02% 6.45% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £26,000 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
83 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.60% 36.47% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 77 27 38
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £42,500 £40,000
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 26 February 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (60.00%) ITIL
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (40.00%) MS Office
8 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (36.00%) Citrix
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (28.00%) Symantec
12 6 (24.00%) MCP
12 6 (24.00%) SLA
12 6 (24.00%) VoIP
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Vista
12 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (24.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
14 4 (16.00%) MCSA
15 3 (12.00%) Cisco
15 3 (12.00%) SAN
15 3 (12.00%) BMC
15 3 (12.00%) Remedy

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) IT Support
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 1 (4.00%) Network Support
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Service Management
2 3 (12.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (24.00%) MCP
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (16.00%) MCSA
5 3 (12.00%) MCDST
6 1 (4.00%) MCTS
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Remedy
5 3 (12.00%) BMC
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
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