The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 162 130 118
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 89 87 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.65% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.67% 6.81% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 95
Average salary £22,500 £20,750 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,613 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1905 1277 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.99% 24.16% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1017 1107
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
West Yorkshire -10 56 £22,500 +5.88% 8
North Yorkshire -3 16 £25,000 +23.45% 5
South Yorkshire -23 9 £19,000 -7.31% 2
East Yorkshire -22 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (61.21%) Active Directory
3 120 (56.07%) Microsoft
4 94 (43.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 92 (42.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (41.12%) MS Office
7 78 (36.45%) MS Excel
7 78 (36.45%) Windows 7
8 63 (29.44%) MS Exchange
9 54 (25.23%) ITIL
10 49 (22.90%) Citrix
11 44 (20.56%) SLA
12 42 (19.63%) VMware
13 40 (18.69%) DNS
14 36 (16.82%) TCP/IP
14 36 (16.82%) SCCM
15 35 (16.36%) Finance
15 35 (16.36%) Internet
16 32 (14.95%) DHCP
17 31 (14.49%) IIS
18 29 (13.55%) Web Services
18 29 (13.55%) XML
19 27 (12.62%) SQL
19 27 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (12.15%) Windows 8
21 25 (11.68%) SharePoint
22 24 (11.21%) HP
22 24 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
23 23 (10.75%) SharePoint 2013
23 23 (10.75%) SQL Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 63 (29.44%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.49%) IIS
3 25 (11.68%) SharePoint
4 23 (10.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.40%) CMS
10 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.47%) Lync
12 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 88 (41.12%) MS Office
2 78 (36.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) BASE24
2 4 (1.87%) Line 500
3 1 (0.47%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.47%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.69%) DNS
2 36 (16.82%) TCP/IP
3 35 (16.36%) Internet
4 32 (14.95%) DHCP
5 18 (8.41%) LAN
5 18 (8.41%) Firewall
6 11 (5.14%) VPN
7 10 (4.67%) WAN
8 7 (3.27%) HTTP
9 6 (2.80%) SSL
9 6 (2.80%) Intranet
10 4 (1.87%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.40%) FTP
11 3 (1.40%) SAN
11 3 (1.40%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (1.40%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.40%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (0.93%) NAS
12 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.47%) QlikView
4 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.47%) MSI
General
1 35 (16.36%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Banking
3 11 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.74%) Legal
5 7 (3.27%) French Language
6 5 (2.34%) Retail
7 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.40%) Law
9 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (35.98%) Analyst
2 54 (25.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 49 (22.90%) Support Analyst
4 33 (15.42%) Support Engineer
4 33 (15.42%) IT Support
5 29 (13.55%) Consultant
6 28 (13.08%) Support Consultant
7 26 (12.15%) Service Analyst
7 26 (12.15%) Service Desk Analyst
8 24 (11.21%) Applications Support
9 22 (10.28%) Applications Consultant
9 22 (10.28%) Applications Support Consultant
10 16 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 14 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (6.54%) Desktop Support
12 13 (6.07%) 1st Line Support
13 12 (5.61%) Support Technician
14 11 (5.14%) Technical Support
14 11 (5.14%) Technical Specialist
15 10 (4.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.55%) Web Services
1 29 (13.55%) XML
2 22 (10.28%) WSDL
2 22 (10.28%) SOAP
3 5 (2.34%) .NET
3 5 (2.34%) J2EE
4 4 (1.87%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.93%) HTML
5 2 (0.93%) LAMP
6 1 (0.47%) XSD
6 1 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.27%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.80%) NHS
4 4 (1.87%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.87%) PDA
5 3 (1.40%) CCTV
5 3 (1.40%) Social Media
5 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.40%) LIMS
6 2 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.93%) Clustering
6 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.93%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
7 1 (0.47%) EPoS
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 214 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (43.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 92 (42.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (36.45%) Windows 7
5 26 (12.15%) Windows 8
6 24 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (10.28%) Windows Vista
8 18 (8.41%) Linux
9 10 (4.67%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) UNIX
11 1 (0.47%) Debian
11 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.23%) ITIL
2 19 (8.88%) Problem Management
3 16 (7.48%) Validation
4 13 (6.07%) Change Management
5 11 (5.14%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.21%) Service Management
7 8 (3.74%) Information Security
8 7 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (2.80%) Time Management
10 5 (2.34%) WFM
10 5 (2.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (1.87%) Network Management
12 3 (1.40%) SIEM
12 3 (1.40%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (1.40%) Project Management
12 3 (1.40%) Content Management
12 3 (1.40%) ITSM
13 2 (0.93%) ERP
13 2 (0.93%) Software Deployment
13 2 (0.93%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.62%) SQL
2 13 (6.07%) Java
3 8 (3.74%) C#
4 7 (3.27%) C++
5 6 (2.80%) VBA
5 6 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.87%) C
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.21%) MCSE
4 9 (4.21%) Degree
5 8 (3.74%) CCNA
6 7 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.27%) MCITP
7 4 (1.87%) CCA
7 4 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.87%) MCP
8 3 (1.40%) MCSA
9 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.47%) MCDST
9 1 (0.47%) MCTS
9 1 (0.47%) VCAP
9 1 (0.47%) CCEE
9 1 (0.47%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (20.56%) SLA
2 8 (3.74%) QA
3 5 (2.34%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 131 (61.21%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.67%) NDS
5 8 (3.74%) vSphere
6 7 (3.27%) XenApp
7 6 (2.80%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.47%) Postfix
10 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.47%) Xen
10 1 (0.47%) XenServer
10 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.47%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 36 (16.82%) SCCM
2 10 (4.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.87%) WMI
3 4 (1.87%) Sysprep
4 3 (1.40%) Nessus
5 2 (0.93%) MOM
5 2 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.47%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 120 (56.07%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.90%) Citrix
3 42 (19.63%) VMware
4 24 (11.21%) HP
5 11 (5.14%) Symantec
6 10 (4.67%) Sage
6 10 (4.67%) Dell
7 9 (4.21%) Adobe
8 8 (3.74%) Cisco
9 7 (3.27%) Oracle
10 6 (2.80%) Imperva
10 6 (2.80%) Acronis
10 6 (2.80%) NCR
11 4 (1.87%) Altiris
12 3 (1.40%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.40%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.40%) Avaya
13 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.93%) Sophos
13 2 (0.93%) SonicWALL
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