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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 158 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 114 104 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.53% 1.75% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 6.30% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78 86 98
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £49,000 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
1957 1652 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.32% 27.73% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1264 1206
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -18 80 £22,500 -1.09% 15
South Yorkshire -26 16 £21,000 -10.63% 3
East Yorkshire - 10 £25,000 - 2
North Yorkshire 0 4 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (57.08%) MS Excel
3 119 (56.13%) Windows 7
4 114 (53.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 111 (52.36%) Active Directory
6 110 (51.89%) Microsoft
6 110 (51.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (41.04%) VMware
8 82 (38.68%) Citrix
8 82 (38.68%) MS Office
9 64 (30.19%) MS Exchange
10 58 (27.36%) ITIL
11 57 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 51 (24.06%) DNS
13 50 (23.58%) DHCP
14 48 (22.64%) Service Delivery
15 45 (21.23%) Internet
16 43 (20.28%) Windows 8
17 41 (19.34%) Wireless
18 38 (17.92%) Intranet
19 32 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (14.62%) SQL
21 30 (14.15%) SLA
22 29 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
23 26 (12.26%) SQL Server
23 26 (12.26%) Finance
24 24 (11.32%) Symantec
24 24 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
25 23 (10.85%) TCP/IP
26 20 (9.43%) SCCM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 64 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.36%) IIS
6 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.42%) Lync
7 3 (1.42%) CMS
8 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.94%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Site Server
Applications
1 121 (57.08%) MS Excel
2 82 (38.68%) MS Office
3 4 (1.89%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.94%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.72%) BASE24
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.94%) Line 500
3 2 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.06%) DNS
2 50 (23.58%) DHCP
3 45 (21.23%) Internet
4 41 (19.34%) Wireless
5 38 (17.92%) Intranet
6 23 (10.85%) TCP/IP
7 18 (8.49%) LAN
8 16 (7.55%) VPN
9 13 (6.13%) WAN
10 11 (5.19%) VoIP
10 11 (5.19%) Firewall
11 6 (2.83%) FTP
11 6 (2.83%) ATM
11 6 (2.83%) SAN
12 4 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.42%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.42%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.42%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.83%) DB2
4 5 (2.36%) MS Access
5 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) QlikView
6 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (12.26%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.25%) Banking
3 9 (4.25%) Legal
4 8 (3.77%) Retail
5 5 (2.36%) Electronics
5 5 (2.36%) Law
6 4 (1.89%) Military
7 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 66 (31.13%) Analyst
2 64 (30.19%) IT Support
3 44 (20.75%) Support Technician
4 33 (15.57%) Service Analyst
4 33 (15.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 29 (13.68%) Support Analyst
6 26 (12.26%) Support Engineer
7 25 (11.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (10.85%) IT Support Technician
9 15 (7.08%) Team Leader
10 13 (6.13%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
11 11 (5.19%) Support Team Leader
11 11 (5.19%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (5.19%) Technical Support
11 11 (5.19%) Junior
12 10 (4.72%) Desktop Support
13 8 (3.77%) Technical Support Analyst
13 8 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (3.77%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) J2EE
1 10 (4.72%) XML
2 9 (4.25%) .NET
3 3 (1.42%) Web Services
3 3 (1.42%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.47%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.47%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.60%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.83%) Tandem
3 6 (2.83%) Cryptography
3 6 (2.83%) EMV
3 6 (2.83%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.36%) CCTV
5 4 (1.89%) iPhone
5 4 (1.89%) iPad
6 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) NHS
6 3 (1.42%) PDA
7 2 (0.94%) LIMS
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 212 (100.00%) Windows
2 119 (56.13%) Windows 7
3 114 (53.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 110 (51.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (20.28%) Windows 8
7 17 (8.02%) Windows Vista
8 14 (6.60%) Linux
9 12 (5.66%) Android
10 10 (4.72%) Windows 2000
10 10 (4.72%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.89%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.47%) UNIX
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.36%) ITIL
2 48 (22.64%) Service Delivery
3 14 (6.60%) Mentoring
4 13 (6.13%) Change Management
5 12 (5.66%) Service Management
6 8 (3.77%) Coaching
6 8 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.30%) ITSM
8 6 (2.83%) Time Management
9 4 (1.89%) Information Security
10 3 (1.42%) SIEM
10 3 (1.42%) Change Control
10 3 (1.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.42%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (1.42%) Content Management
10 3 (1.42%) Network Design
10 3 (1.42%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (1.42%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (0.94%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.62%) SQL
2 18 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.02%) C#
4 11 (5.19%) C++
5 10 (4.72%) Java
6 6 (2.83%) COBOL
6 6 (2.83%) PL/1
6 6 (2.83%) JCL
7 5 (2.36%) VBA
8 3 (1.42%) VBScript
8 3 (1.42%) VB
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.47%) XAML
9 1 (0.47%) VB6
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 11 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (5.19%) MCSA
4 10 (4.72%) MCSE
5 9 (4.25%) MCP
5 9 (4.25%) MCITP
6 6 (2.83%) Degree
6 6 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.36%) CCNA
7 5 (2.36%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.36%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.89%) MCDST
9 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.42%) CCA
10 2 (0.94%) MCTS
11 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.47%) CCENT
11 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.15%) SLA
2 11 (5.19%) QA
3 10 (4.72%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (52.36%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.08%) XenApp
5 9 (4.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.42%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.42%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.42%) vSphere
6 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (9.43%) SCCM
2 9 (4.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.77%) WSUS
4 5 (2.36%) SCOM
5 3 (1.42%) Sysprep
5 3 (1.42%) AppDNA
5 3 (1.42%) Nessus
5 3 (1.42%) WMI
5 3 (1.42%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.47%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.47%) MOM
6 1 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 110 (51.89%) Microsoft
2 87 (41.04%) VMware
3 82 (38.68%) Citrix
4 24 (11.32%) Symantec
5 15 (7.08%) HP
6 12 (5.66%) Oracle
7 11 (5.19%) Apple
8 10 (4.72%) NCR
8 10 (4.72%) IBM
9 8 (3.77%) Cisco
9 8 (3.77%) Dell
9 8 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.83%) VocaLink
10 6 (2.83%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.36%) LANDesk
12 4 (1.89%) Adobe
12 4 (1.89%) Sage
12 4 (1.89%) Avaya
12 4 (1.89%) Becrypt
13 3 (1.42%) Acronis
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36125.00 - £44625.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Doncaster
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago