The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 19 28
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.32% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.14% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £17,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.69%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 19.70% 18.42% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 35
Average salary £40,000 £21,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,125 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £32,450
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 Durham

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Durham

Windows XP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware