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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 26 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.73% 5.88% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.96% 14.29% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-3.77% +3.92%
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
54 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 36.49% 41.18% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 24
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Lotus
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) Dell
5 5 (41.67%) MCP
5 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
6 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Broadband
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Broadband
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCP
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Lotus
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix