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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 201 164 133
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 49 90 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 1.27% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 4.74% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 69
Average salary £25,250 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £18,000 £16,727
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
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
1651 1897 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.93% 26.84% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1453 1023
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 37 £22,000 -2.22% 8
South Yorkshire 0 8 £39,000 +105.26% 1
East Yorkshire +4 2 £25,500 +13.33% 1
North Yorkshire -12 2 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (69.83%) Microsoft
2 81 (69.83%) Active Directory
3 55 (47.41%) Windows 8
4 54 (46.55%) Windows 7
4 54 (46.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (45.69%) MS Office
6 49 (42.24%) MS Excel
7 46 (39.66%) ITIL
8 44 (37.93%) Citrix
9 43 (37.07%) MS Exchange
10 38 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (31.03%) VMware
12 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (22.41%) Linux
14 23 (19.83%) SLA
14 23 (19.83%) Cisco
14 23 (19.83%) SCCM
15 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
16 21 (18.10%) Service Delivery
17 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (13.79%) Service Management
18 16 (13.79%) SQL
18 16 (13.79%) MCP
19 15 (12.93%) SAN
19 15 (12.93%) Finance
20 14 (12.07%) VPN
20 14 (12.07%) WAN
20 14 (12.07%) UNIX

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (37.07%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) Lync
Applications
1 53 (45.69%) MS Office
2 49 (42.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Line 500
1 2 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Office 365
2 5 (4.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) SAN
2 14 (12.07%) VPN
2 14 (12.07%) WAN
3 13 (11.21%) LAN
4 10 (8.62%) NAS
5 9 (7.76%) VoIP
5 9 (7.76%) Internet
6 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.31%) FTP
7 5 (4.31%) Firewall
8 4 (3.45%) DNS
8 4 (3.45%) DHCP
9 3 (2.59%) Wireless
10 2 (1.72%) Broadband
10 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.72%) Extranet
11 1 (0.86%) Intranet
11 1 (0.86%) ADSL
11 1 (0.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) Informix
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (2.59%) MSI
2 3 (2.59%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Back Office
3 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Analyst
2 20 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (14.66%) Service Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) IT Support
5 15 (12.93%) Support Analyst
6 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.48%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.48%) Support Team Leader
8 10 (8.62%) Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Coordinator
9 9 (7.76%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (6.90%) Technical Support
11 7 (6.03%) Desktop Support
12 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
12 6 (5.17%) Business Developer
13 5 (4.31%) 1st Line Support
13 5 (4.31%) IT Support Analyst
13 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 4 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.48%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) CSS
2 10 (8.62%) HTML
3 9 (7.76%) COM
4 8 (6.90%) Web Services
5 5 (4.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.31%) iPad
3 4 (3.45%) iPhone
4 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (47.41%) Windows 8
3 54 (46.55%) Windows 7
3 54 (46.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (22.41%) Linux
7 14 (12.07%) UNIX
8 11 (9.48%) Apple iOS
9 9 (7.76%) Android
9 9 (7.76%) Solaris
9 9 (7.76%) SUSE
9 9 (7.76%) Debian
9 9 (7.76%) Ubuntu
10 6 (5.17%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.45%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.72%) AIX
13 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (39.66%) ITIL
2 21 (18.10%) Service Delivery
3 16 (13.79%) Service Management
4 13 (11.21%) Migration
5 11 (9.48%) Change Management
6 10 (8.62%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (5.17%) Line Management
9 6 (5.17%) ITSM
9 6 (5.17%) Process Management
10 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.31%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.59%) Patch Management
11 3 (2.59%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.59%) BCP
11 3 (2.59%) Project Planning
11 3 (2.59%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.59%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.79%) SQL
2 14 (12.07%) VBScript
2 14 (12.07%) VB
3 10 (8.62%) Python
3 10 (8.62%) Uniface
3 10 (8.62%) C++
3 10 (8.62%) Java
4 9 (7.76%) PHP
5 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.17%) C
5 6 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.79%) MCP
3 11 (9.48%) MCDST
4 6 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (5.17%) MCSE
4 6 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.59%) MCSA
5 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.86%) CCNA
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.83%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (69.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.48%) vSphere
4 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (7.76%) XenApp
6 4 (3.45%) XenServer
7 2 (1.72%) Firmware
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (19.83%) SCCM
2 9 (7.76%) WSUS
3 6 (5.17%) SCOM
4 5 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.59%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.72%) MOM
6 2 (1.72%) DameWare
6 2 (1.72%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.86%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (69.83%) Microsoft
2 44 (37.93%) Citrix
3 36 (31.03%) VMware
4 23 (19.83%) Cisco
5 11 (9.48%) Oracle
5 11 (9.48%) Dell
6 10 (8.62%) Northgate
7 9 (7.76%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.76%) HP
8 7 (6.03%) Sophos
9 6 (5.17%) Apple
9 6 (5.17%) MobileIron
10 5 (4.31%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.31%) Symantec
11 4 (3.45%) Remedy
12 3 (2.59%) NetApp
12 3 (2.59%) Novell
12 3 (2.59%) EMC
12 3 (2.59%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.72%) Kaspersky
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