The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.85% 0.75% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 3.13% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 19
Average salary £23,250 £21,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.13% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £21,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 160 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.43% 23.92% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 144 226
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the North East

Windows XP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 6 £24,000 +11.62% 4
Durham +3 1 £17,000 -47.69% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) MS Office
5 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
6 6 (31.58%) Sage
6 6 (31.58%) CRM
6 6 (31.58%) SAP
6 6 (31.58%) Pegasus
6 6 (31.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (31.58%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (31.58%) Line 50
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Altiris
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
8 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) AAT
9 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (10.53%) Sage MMS
9 2 (10.53%) SCCM
9 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics GP
1 6 (31.58%) Line 50
2 2 (10.53%) Sage MMS
3 1 (5.26%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.53%) CIMA
1 2 (10.53%) MCDST
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) AAT
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) ZENworks
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Pegasus
2 6 (31.58%) Sage
2 6 (31.58%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) Altiris
4 2 (10.53%) Northgate
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Lotus
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
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