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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.45% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.19% 2.88% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £24,500 £28,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +36.58%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
157 139 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 33.84% 30.22% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 117 122 109
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) MS Office
5 15 (62.50%) ITIL
6 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
7 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) Lync
9 7 (29.17%) VPN
9 7 (29.17%) SCCM
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
11 5 (20.83%) Service Management
11 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
12 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
13 2 (8.33%) MCP
13 2 (8.33%) SQL
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle
13 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (8.33%) Apple
13 2 (8.33%) Citrix
13 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
13 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
13 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (33.33%) Lync
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Office
2 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 14 (58.33%) Desktop Support
4 13 (54.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 13 (54.17%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Apple
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) HP