The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.85% 1.03% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.88% 4.12% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £22,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Windows XP
North 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 York region.

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
139 97 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 29.45% 25.06% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 98 57 88
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £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 York

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in York

Windows XP
Salary Trend in York

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in York

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) MS Office
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) LIMS
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (20.00%) NAS
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (10.00%) Postfix
8 1 (10.00%) Line 500
8 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (10.00%) vSphere
8 1 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (10.00%) VCAP
8 1 (10.00%) CCEE
8 1 (10.00%) CCIA
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) LIMS
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) Debian
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) CCEE
2 1 (10.00%) CCIA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Postfix
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco