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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 174 157 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -51
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 83 104 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.42% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.75% 5.55% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 117
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
1749 1875 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.50% 25.67% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1393 1109
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 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 March 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 -18 65 £27,500 +10.00% 12
South Yorkshire -11 7 £25,000 +6.38%
North Yorkshire +20 6 £26,000 -24.08% 2
East Yorkshire +6 5 £17,000 -39.82% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 113 (66.47%) Microsoft
3 112 (65.88%) Active Directory
4 78 (45.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 78 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (45.29%) Windows 7
6 73 (42.94%) MS Exchange
7 70 (41.18%) MS Excel
8 68 (40.00%) ITIL
9 64 (37.65%) VMware
10 60 (35.29%) MS Office
11 54 (31.76%) Windows 8
12 46 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (26.47%) Citrix
14 38 (22.35%) Service Delivery
15 35 (20.59%) SLA
16 26 (15.29%) Wireless
17 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
18 23 (13.53%) Internet
18 23 (13.53%) DHCP
18 23 (13.53%) SCCM
19 22 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (12.35%) DNS
21 20 (11.76%) Intranet
22 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
22 19 (11.18%) Migration
23 18 (10.59%) Apple iOS
23 18 (10.59%) SQL
24 17 (10.00%) Blackberry

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 73 (42.94%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.35%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) SAS
7 1 (0.59%) Lync
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 70 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 60 (35.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) BASE24
2 2 (1.18%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.29%) Wireless
2 23 (13.53%) DHCP
2 23 (13.53%) Internet
3 21 (12.35%) DNS
4 20 (11.76%) Intranet
5 16 (9.41%) LAN
6 15 (8.82%) WAN
7 14 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 12 (7.06%) SAN
9 11 (6.47%) VPN
10 7 (4.12%) Extranet
10 7 (4.12%) VoIP
11 6 (3.53%) FTP
11 6 (3.53%) Firewall
12 2 (1.18%) ATM
13 1 (0.59%) Broadband
13 1 (0.59%) PBX
13 1 (0.59%) SSL
13 1 (0.59%) IPsec
13 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) MS Access
4 2 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (0.59%) MSI
1 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (9.41%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.65%) Legal
3 10 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (3.53%) Law
5 5 (2.94%) Electronics
6 4 (2.35%) Military
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 52 (30.59%) Analyst
2 51 (30.00%) IT Support
3 35 (20.59%) Team Leader
4 31 (18.24%) Support Team Leader
5 27 (15.88%) Service Analyst
6 24 (14.12%) Support Technician
6 24 (14.12%) Desktop Team Leader
7 23 (13.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 19 (11.18%) IT Support Technician
8 19 (11.18%) Support Engineer
9 18 (10.59%) Support Analyst
9 18 (10.59%) Desktop Support
10 16 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (8.24%) 1st Line Support
12 13 (7.65%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 11 (6.47%) Desktop Support Team Leader
13 11 (6.47%) Help Desk Team Lead
14 10 (5.88%) Technical Support
14 10 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
15 8 (4.71%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.94%) .NET
2 3 (1.76%) Web Services
3 2 (1.18%) XML
3 2 (1.18%) J2EE
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.35%) iPhone
3 4 (2.35%) iPad
4 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.76%) CCTV
5 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.18%) EMV
5 2 (1.18%) Tandem
5 2 (1.18%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.59%) SecurID
6 1 (0.59%) PKI
6 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.59%) DTV
6 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (45.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 78 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (45.29%) Windows 7
4 54 (31.76%) Windows 8
5 46 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.59%) Apple iOS
7 10 (5.88%) Android
8 8 (4.71%) Linux
9 7 (4.12%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.94%) UNIX
10 5 (2.94%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.35%) AIX
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.00%) ITIL
2 38 (22.35%) Service Delivery
3 19 (11.18%) Migration
4 16 (9.41%) Problem Management
5 13 (7.65%) Line Management
5 13 (7.65%) Process Management
6 12 (7.06%) Change Management
7 11 (6.47%) Service Management
8 8 (4.71%) ITSM
9 7 (4.12%) Document Management
9 7 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.35%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (2.35%) Six Sigma
12 2 (1.18%) UML
12 2 (1.18%) Time Management
12 2 (1.18%) Data Protection
12 2 (1.18%) Operations Management
13 1 (0.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (0.59%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.59%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.53%) C#
4 4 (2.35%) VBA
5 3 (1.76%) Java
5 3 (1.76%) VB
5 3 (1.76%) C++
6 2 (1.18%) COBOL
6 2 (1.18%) VBScript
6 2 (1.18%) JCL
6 2 (1.18%) PL/1
7 1 (0.59%) Uniface
7 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.24%) MCP
3 10 (5.88%) MCDST
4 9 (5.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (3.53%) MCSE
6 5 (2.94%) MCSA
6 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.35%) CCNA
8 3 (1.76%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.18%) MCITP
10 1 (0.59%) CCENT
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.76%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 112 (65.88%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.24%) vSphere
4 13 (7.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (7.06%) Hyper-V
6 10 (5.88%) XenApp
7 3 (1.76%) XenServer
8 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) SCCM
2 9 (5.29%) SCOM
2 9 (5.29%) WSUS
3 7 (4.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.94%) MOM
5 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.59%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.59%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 113 (66.47%) Microsoft
2 64 (37.65%) VMware
3 45 (26.47%) Citrix
4 14 (8.24%) Apple
5 13 (7.65%) Cisco
5 13 (7.65%) MobileIron
6 11 (6.47%) HP
7 10 (5.88%) Symantec
8 9 (5.29%) Dell
9 7 (4.12%) Sophos
10 6 (3.53%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.35%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.35%) IBM
11 4 (2.35%) Oracle
11 4 (2.35%) Becrypt
12 3 (1.76%) Adobe
12 3 (1.76%) NetApp
13 2 (1.18%) NCR
13 2 (1.18%) BMC
13 2 (1.18%) SAP
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