The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 147 137 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 59 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.08% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.61% 4.56% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 68
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1280 833 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.32% 23.60% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 976 669 667
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 West Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in West 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 West 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
Leeds -36 25 £25,000 +21.95% 4
Wakefield -2 8 £22,500 -10.00%
Wetherby - 5 £19,500 -
Bradford +4 4 £22,750 -24.16%
Ossett - 4 - -
Keighley +3 2 £24,250 -8.49% 1
Castleford - 1 £26,000 - 1
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (59.24%) Active Directory
3 83 (52.87%) Microsoft
4 64 (40.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (40.13%) MS Office
6 61 (38.85%) MS Excel
7 59 (37.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (34.39%) MS Exchange
9 43 (27.39%) Citrix
9 43 (27.39%) Windows 7
10 39 (24.84%) DNS
11 37 (23.57%) ITIL
12 36 (22.93%) SLA
13 35 (22.29%) Internet
14 34 (21.66%) SCCM
15 31 (19.75%) IIS
16 30 (19.11%) DHCP
17 29 (18.47%) Web Services
18 27 (17.20%) VMware
19 23 (14.65%) SharePoint
19 23 (14.65%) SharePoint 2013
20 22 (14.01%) XML
20 22 (14.01%) SOAP
20 22 (14.01%) WSDL
21 21 (13.38%) Office 365
22 20 (12.74%) TCP/IP
23 19 (12.10%) SQL
23 19 (12.10%) Windows 8
23 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
24 18 (11.46%) Windows Vista

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 54 (34.39%) MS Exchange
2 31 (19.75%) IIS
3 23 (14.65%) SharePoint
3 23 (14.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.91%) CMS
8 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.64%) Apache
Applications
1 63 (40.13%) MS Office
2 61 (38.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Line 500
2 1 (0.64%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.84%) DNS
2 35 (22.29%) Internet
3 30 (19.11%) DHCP
4 20 (12.74%) TCP/IP
5 15 (9.55%) LAN
6 13 (8.28%) Firewall
7 11 (7.01%) WAN
7 11 (7.01%) VPN
8 6 (3.82%) Intranet
9 4 (2.55%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.91%) SAN
10 3 (1.91%) Wireless
10 3 (1.91%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.91%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (1.27%) NAS
11 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.27%) SSL
11 2 (1.27%) FTP
11 2 (1.27%) HTTP
12 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (8.92%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Law
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (34.39%) Analyst
2 43 (27.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 38 (24.20%) Support Analyst
4 31 (19.75%) Consultant
5 30 (19.11%) Support Consultant
6 24 (15.29%) Applications Support
7 22 (14.01%) Applications Consultant
7 22 (14.01%) Support Engineer
7 22 (14.01%) Applications Support Consultant
8 19 (12.10%) IT Support
9 14 (8.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (8.92%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (8.92%) Service Analyst
9 14 (8.92%) Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (7.01%) Support Technician
11 11 (7.01%) Desktop Support
12 9 (5.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 9 (5.73%) Desktop Analyst
13 7 (4.46%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.47%) Web Services
2 22 (14.01%) XML
2 22 (14.01%) WSDL
2 22 (14.01%) SOAP
3 4 (2.55%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.55%) .NET
4 2 (1.27%) LAMP
5 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.46%) NHS
2 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.18%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.55%) PDA
4 3 (1.91%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.27%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (40.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (37.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (27.39%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.10%) Windows 8
5 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.46%) Windows Vista
7 7 (4.46%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (4.46%) Windows 2000
8 5 (3.18%) Linux
9 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.64%) Debian
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.57%) ITIL
2 8 (5.10%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.46%) Change Management
4 5 (3.18%) Time Management
4 5 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (2.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (2.55%) Information Security
6 3 (1.91%) Content Management
6 3 (1.91%) Service Management
6 3 (1.91%) SIEM
7 2 (1.27%) Release Management
7 2 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.27%) ITSM
7 2 (1.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.27%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (0.64%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (0.64%) Capacity Management
8 1 (0.64%) Workflow
8 1 (0.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.10%) SQL
2 8 (5.10%) Java
3 6 (3.82%) VBA
4 4 (2.55%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) C++
5 1 (0.64%) VBScript
5 1 (0.64%) VB
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) Perl
5 1 (0.64%) PHP
5 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.46%) MCITP
3 6 (3.82%) Degree
3 6 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.55%) MCSE
4 4 (2.55%) CCNA
4 4 (2.55%) CCA
4 4 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.91%) MCSA
6 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
7 1 (0.64%) VCAP
7 1 (0.64%) CCEE
7 1 (0.64%) CCIA
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.64%) MCDST
7 1 (0.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (22.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 93 (59.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.37%) NDS
4 7 (4.46%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.82%) XenApp
5 6 (3.82%) vSphere
6 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.64%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.64%) XenServer
8 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.64%) Xen
8 1 (0.64%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 34 (21.66%) SCCM
2 10 (6.37%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.55%) WMI
3 4 (2.55%) Sysprep
4 3 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.91%) Nessus
5 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 83 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 43 (27.39%) Citrix
3 27 (17.20%) VMware
4 11 (7.01%) Symantec
5 10 (6.37%) Sage
6 8 (5.10%) Adobe
6 8 (5.10%) Dell
7 6 (3.82%) Acronis
7 6 (3.82%) Cisco
8 5 (3.18%) HP
9 4 (2.55%) Altiris
10 3 (1.91%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.27%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.27%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.27%) Veeam
11 2 (1.27%) Imperva
11 2 (1.27%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle
11 2 (1.27%) Avaya
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
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