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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 42 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.10% 0.66% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.90% 1.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
146 151 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.76% 32.97% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 109 129 96
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) MS Office
4 15 (65.22%) ITIL
5 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) VPN
7 8 (34.78%) Lync
7 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
8 7 (30.43%) SCCM
9 5 (21.74%) Service Management
9 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
11 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
11 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
11 2 (8.70%) Line Management
12 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (4.35%) Citrix
12 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
12 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
12 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (4.35%) Internet
12 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (34.78%) Lync
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Office
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Support Analyst
3 13 (56.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 13 (56.52%) Desktop Support
3 13 (56.52%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco