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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 64 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 12 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 0.81% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.94% 3.14% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 20
Average salary £23,500 £21,750 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,750 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 191 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.75% 25.78% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 181 172 224
Average salary £33,695 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 8 £23,250 +6.89% 5
Durham - 4 £30,750 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) SAP
5 4 (33.33%) Pegasus
5 4 (33.33%) Sage
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (33.33%) Line 50
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) Sun
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Lotus
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Sage MMS
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Altiris
7 2 (16.67%) Northgate
7 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) AAT

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (33.33%) Line 50
2 2 (16.67%) Sage MMS
3 1 (8.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) AAT
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Pegasus
2 4 (33.33%) Sage
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Altiris
3 2 (16.67%) Northgate
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
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