The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 65 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.17% - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.91% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £26,000 - £21,250
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 - £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 - £23,850
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 115 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.94% 20.39% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 133 99 134
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 27 January 2015. 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 £26,000 -
Durham - 1 £22,500 -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
5 9 (42.86%) HP
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) Retail
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) Change Management
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) J2EE
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) C++
10 4 (19.05%) COBOL
10 4 (19.05%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) ATM
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) EMV
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 4 (19.05%) Tandem
2 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Handset
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/1
2 4 (19.05%) JCL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) COBOL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCDST
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO 8583
2 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) ZENworks
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) NCR
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) VocaLink
6 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp