The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 36 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.72% 2.95% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.61% 9.03% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -8.92%
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 155 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.09% 32.63% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 93 122 139
Average salary £42,500 £30,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.49% -24.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,750
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 Newbury

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Newbury

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 2000
2 12 (54.55%) VC++
2 12 (54.55%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) Windows NT
2 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 12 (54.55%) Device Driver
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 11 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 11 (50.00%) FTP
3 11 (50.00%) HTTP
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) MS Office
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 8 (36.36%) Office Automation
6 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Finance
8 1 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Project Planning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 11 (50.00%) FTP
2 11 (50.00%) HTTP
3 9 (40.91%) VPN
General
1 11 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) Senior Software Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Real Time Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) Analyst
4 8 (36.36%) Service Analyst
4 8 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 2000
2 12 (54.55%) Windows NT
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 8 (36.36%) Office Automation
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C++
1 12 (54.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow