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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 45 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 10 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.72% 2.65% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.35% 7.75% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £23,750 £23,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,450 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £37,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
136 129 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 37.06% 34.22% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 111 112 132
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) MS Office
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) Windows 7
4 16 (72.73%) Windows 8
5 14 (63.64%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 4 (18.18%) MCSA
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
9 3 (13.64%) SCCM
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (9.09%) Service Management
10 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
10 2 (9.09%) Finance
10 2 (9.09%) Lync
10 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (4.55%) MCSE
11 1 (4.55%) LAN
11 1 (4.55%) WAN
11 1 (4.55%) HP
11 1 (4.55%) Dell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (90.91%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Service Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (72.73%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSA
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Dell