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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 46 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.84% 2.03% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.43% 6.06% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £22,500 £22,750 £22,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -0.21%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -6.48%
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
148 132 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 38.14% 33.42% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 116 117 131
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -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 23 January 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 21 (100.00%) MS Office
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Windows 8
3 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 17 (80.95%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (19.05%) MCSA
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (4.76%) Firewall
8 1 (4.76%) VMware
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) LAN
8 1 (4.76%) WAN
8 1 (4.76%) MCSE
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL
8 1 (4.76%) SAN
8 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
8 1 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Dell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Service Desk Analyst
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
1 17 (80.95%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows 8
3 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell