The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 176 143 106
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 71 126 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.69% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.33% 6.38% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 52 113 108
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1641 1975 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.81% 26.54% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1491 1120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -39 55 £25,250 +1.00% 6
North Yorkshire +22 8 £26,750 -22.46%
South Yorkshire -18 6 £32,000 +48.83% 2
East Yorkshire +6 4 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (70.81%) Active Directory
3 112 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 78 (48.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (46.58%) Windows 7
6 74 (45.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (44.72%) MS Exchange
7 72 (44.72%) ITIL
8 65 (40.37%) Windows 8
9 63 (39.13%) MS Excel
10 55 (34.16%) VMware
11 54 (33.54%) MS Office
12 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (26.09%) Citrix
14 33 (20.50%) SLA
14 33 (20.50%) Service Delivery
15 32 (19.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (16.15%) SCCM
17 23 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
18 21 (13.04%) Migration
19 20 (12.42%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (11.80%) Finance
20 19 (11.80%) Cisco
21 18 (11.18%) LAN
21 18 (11.18%) SQL
21 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
21 18 (11.18%) Blackberry
21 18 (11.18%) Problem Management
21 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
22 17 (10.56%) Apple iOS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 72 (44.72%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (9.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.48%) IIS
6 3 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 63 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 54 (33.54%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.24%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.24%) BASE24
2 2 (1.24%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.62%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.62%) Primavera
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Office 365
1 4 (2.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.18%) LAN
2 17 (10.56%) WAN
2 17 (10.56%) Wireless
3 16 (9.94%) Internet
4 15 (9.32%) DHCP
5 14 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.70%) SAN
6 13 (8.07%) Intranet
6 13 (8.07%) DNS
7 10 (6.21%) VPN
8 9 (5.59%) VoIP
9 8 (4.97%) Extranet
10 7 (4.35%) Firewall
11 6 (3.73%) FTP
12 2 (1.24%) ATM
12 2 (1.24%) NAS
13 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.62%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (0.62%) Broadband
13 1 (0.62%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.86%) MS Access
4 2 (1.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (1.86%) MSI
1 3 (1.86%) AdminStudio
General
1 19 (11.80%) Finance
2 15 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.07%) Legal
4 11 (6.83%) Retail
5 6 (3.73%) Law
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (34.16%) Analyst
2 43 (26.71%) IT Support
3 33 (20.50%) Team Leader
4 31 (19.25%) Support Team Leader
5 24 (14.91%) Service Analyst
6 22 (13.66%) Support Analyst
6 22 (13.66%) Desktop Team Leader
7 21 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (12.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (9.94%) Support Engineer
9 16 (9.94%) Desktop Support
10 14 (8.70%) Support Technician
10 14 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
11 13 (8.07%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 12 (7.45%) Technical Support
13 11 (6.83%) 1st Line Support
13 11 (6.83%) Desktop Support Team Leader
13 11 (6.83%) Help Desk Team Lead
14 10 (6.21%) Help Desk Analyst
15 8 (4.97%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) .NET
2 5 (3.11%) Web Services
3 3 (1.86%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.86%) HTML
3 3 (1.86%) CSS
4 2 (1.24%) J2EE
4 2 (1.24%) COM
4 2 (1.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.11%) iPad
3 4 (2.48%) iPhone
4 3 (1.86%) CCTV
5 2 (1.24%) EMV
5 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.24%) Tandem
5 2 (1.24%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.62%) DTV
6 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (48.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 75 (46.58%) Windows 7
4 74 (45.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (40.37%) Windows 8
6 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (10.56%) Apple iOS
8 14 (8.70%) Linux
9 9 (5.59%) Android
10 7 (4.35%) UNIX
11 4 (2.48%) AIX
12 3 (1.86%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.24%) Solaris
13 2 (1.24%) SUSE
13 2 (1.24%) Debian
13 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.72%) ITIL
2 33 (20.50%) Service Delivery
3 21 (13.04%) Migration
4 18 (11.18%) Problem Management
5 15 (9.32%) Service Management
6 14 (8.70%) Change Management
7 13 (8.07%) Process Management
7 13 (8.07%) Line Management
8 9 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.97%) ITSM
9 8 (4.97%) Document Management
10 6 (3.73%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.11%) Six Sigma
12 4 (2.48%) Infrastructure Management
13 3 (1.86%) Data Protection
13 3 (1.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (1.86%) Business Analysis
14 2 (1.24%) Project Planning
14 2 (1.24%) Operations Management
14 2 (1.24%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.18%) SQL
2 17 (10.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.35%) VB
4 5 (3.11%) C#
4 5 (3.11%) C++
4 5 (3.11%) Java
4 5 (3.11%) VBScript
5 3 (1.86%) Uniface
5 3 (1.86%) VBA
5 3 (1.86%) Python
6 2 (1.24%) PL/1
6 2 (1.24%) PHP
6 2 (1.24%) COBOL
6 2 (1.24%) JCL
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.56%) MCP
3 12 (7.45%) MCDST
4 8 (4.97%) MCSE
5 7 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.48%) MCSA
6 4 (2.48%) CCNA
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.86%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.62%) MCITP
8 1 (0.62%) CCENT
8 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 114 (70.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.94%) vSphere
4 14 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 13 (8.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (6.21%) XenApp
7 3 (1.86%) XenServer
8 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.24%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (16.15%) SCCM
2 11 (6.83%) SCOM
3 9 (5.59%) WSUS
4 7 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.11%) MOM
6 3 (1.86%) ZENworks
7 2 (1.24%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 112 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 55 (34.16%) VMware
3 42 (26.09%) Citrix
4 19 (11.80%) Cisco
5 14 (8.70%) HP
5 14 (8.70%) Apple
6 13 (8.07%) MobileIron
7 10 (6.21%) Dell
8 9 (5.59%) Sophos
9 8 (4.97%) Symantec
10 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.73%) Oracle
11 4 (2.48%) IBM
12 3 (1.86%) Adobe
12 3 (1.86%) NetApp
12 3 (1.86%) Novell
12 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.86%) Veeam
12 3 (1.86%) Northgate
13 2 (1.24%) LANDesk
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